Samsung has finally jumped into the camera war, after honor and Oppo, Samsung has launched the with a powerful rear triple camera system phone under its Galaxy A series, the Galaxy A7 (2018).
Handset also includes a 6-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display, Dolby Atmos audio technology, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, and its 24-megapixel selfie camera.
“Samsung is committed to delivering meaningful innovation to all consumers across the Galaxy family, no matter who they are or where they are in the world,” said DJ Koh, President, and CEO of IT and Mobile Communications Division at Samsung Electronics.
The Galaxy A7’s 8MP Ultra Wide Lens at the rear is placed at the same viewing angle as the human eye. The device ensures clear photos in both bright and low-light conditions.
“We’re excited to introduce innovative new features to the A series with the Galaxy A7, a practical but powerful device that is built to help make your every day both convenient and extraordinary,” he added.
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) price, availability
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) price has not been announced yet. However, Samsung stated that the phone would be made available in select European and Asian markets starting this fall, with plans to expand to other international markets in the near future.
Additionally, Samsung is expected to launch yet another smartphone on October 11, which is anticipated to be the company’s and the industry’s first to sport a quadruple rear camera setup and could be the first foldable smartphone. This smartphone has now been confirmed to be from the Galaxy A range, thanks to the launch press statement that references the October event.
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) Specifications
|Model||Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)|
|Display||6-inch full-HD+ (1080×2280 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity Display with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9|
|Processor||unnamed octa-core SoC clocked at 2.2GHz|
|RAM/ROM||4GB/ 6GB of RAM and 64GB/ 128GB of inbuilt storage. Storage on the handset is expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB).|
|Software||Android 8,0 Oreo|
|Selfie Camera||24-megapixel selfie fixed focus camera sensor that has f/2.0 aperture with LED flash|
|Rear Camera||24-megapixel autofocus sensor with f/1.7 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra wide sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 5-megapixel depth sensor with fixed focus and f/2.2 aperture|
|Security Feature||side-mounted fingerprint sensor|
|Connectivity||4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, ANT+, NFC (subject to region) with Samsung Pay support, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, RGB light sensor, and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor|
|Audio||3.5mm headphone jack|