(SAMSUNG A7 2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 is here and is the latest smartphone in Samsungs A segment. It is also the first smartphone from Samsung to have 3 camera’s in-house. Samsung usually has new features in S and Note series but it is strange that A segment is getting all the attention. Samsung also has worlds first quad camera in its galaxy A9 which might take away the attention from A7
Is A7 worth the buzz amongst its competitor let’s find out?
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) design
Samsung has now made design changes with its smartphone. The smartphones have a metal unibody
With glass panel at back and tri-camera set up at back. The phone is for the younger customers and hence has a frame in the middle between the front and back part of the smartphone. This frame has a rather plastic feel which is a downside when the smartphone has metal body used it could have been an all metal one. The phone feels good on hands and has a good weight distribution.
The display is 6-inch infinity display with no curves at edges. the phone has a flash camera and all sensors on top.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 has a 6 inch Super AMOLED FHD+ display. It has a wide angle and vibrant color display which helps in better outdoor visibility. The phone supports Dolby Atmos with headphones.
A7 has an Exynos 7885 octa-core processor
6GB/4GB Ram options
128 GB Storage
Ambient Light Sensor
Galaxy A7 is a dual sim smartphone with the 4G VoLTE support on both SIMs
The phone misses NFC.
PERFORMANCE, BATTERY, AND CAMERA
The Exynos processor is fast with all the operations given there is no lag with multitasking. Fingerprint scanner and face unlock are also quick.
AnTuTu – 119786 Points
Benchmark test is similar to Moto One power and Nokia 5.1 plus, which are cheaper smartphones. In the video, test phone runs approx. 15 hours with use of whatsapp, maps few calls and battery lasts for a day in one go.
The primary camera is 24 megapixel with f/1.7 aperture and secondary is a 5-megapixel with f/2.4 aperture.
The primary camera is fast and quickly sets exposure and manages in capturing good details. The secondary 8 Megapixel shooter has a wide angle display which is good for capturing landscapes or taking groupfies.
Galaxy A7 is priced at Rs 23,990 has 3300 mah battery but a good back up due to efficient hardware, a triple camera for good photography and glass back which adds a premium feel. If you are fond of photography and are looking for a good all in one phone this is a worth buy.