Samsung Galaxy A5 And Galaxy A7 (2017) With 4G VoLTE Support Launched in India

by March 7, 2017
Samsung A Series 2017

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Samsung India, on Monday, launched the Galaxy A5(2017) and the Galaxy A7(2017). With upgraded internal specs and a redesign, the 2017 series is meant to offer a lot more than the 2016 series. Also, the rounded edges are most likely to remind you of the Galaxy S7. For now, the handsets will be available in 2 colours – Gold Sand and Black Sky.

The Galaxy A5 (2017) will be priced at Rs. 28,990, while the Galaxy A7 (2017) will cost you Rs. 33,490. The devices will be available in stores starting March 15th. Targeted at the mid-range segment in India, the smartphones come packed will a set of powerful hardware that rightly justifies the Samsung mobile price tag. So, let’s dive in deep and have a close look at the two.

Samsung A series 2017 A5 A7

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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Specifications

  • 5.2-inch full HD display

  • 1.9 GHz Octa-core processor

  • 3GB RAM

  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS

  • 16MP Primary Camera

  • 16MP Secondary Camera

  • 32GB of Internal Storage expandable up to 256 GB

  • 3000mAh battery

Samsung galaxy A5(2017) A7(2017) camera

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) Specifications

  • 5.7-inch full HD display

  • 1.9 GHz octa-core processor

  • 3GB RAM

  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS

  • 16MP Primary Camera

  • 16MP Secondary Camera

  • 32GB of Internal Storage expandable up to 256 GB

  • 3600mAh battery

The Galaxy A5 (2017) sports a decent 5.2-inch display with a 1080 x 1920 pixel resolution. However, if you are looking for something slightly bigger, the A7 (2017) with a 5.7-inch full HD display would be a good pick.

Samsung galaxy A5(2017) A7(2017) performance

Both devices come preloaded with Android Marshmallow. Powering the duo for a seamless performance is a 1.9 GHz Octa-core Exynos 7870 SoC processor teamed up with a 3GB RAM. The handsets feature a 16MP rear camera with LED flashes and a 16MP snapper on the front as well. So, if you are a selfie lover, you definitely have a great reason to pick one of these.

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The 32GB of internal storage should be fine for the majority of the people, but if not, you can extend it up to 256GB via a microSD card. Some of the other features include a fingerprint scanner, Samsung Pay support, 4G and VoLTE support.

While the A5 (2017) packs in a 3000mAh battery, the A7 (2017) intends to offer you a slightly better talk time with a somewhat more powerful 3600 mAh battery.

Final Verdict

Samsung galaxy A5(2017) A7(2017) features

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In terms of specifications, the two devices with IP68 rating stand quite close to each other. However, the display and the battery are the only two differentiating factors. So, how do you know which one to choose? Well, that’s easy. If you are looking for a powerful handset at a price less than 30K, go for the Galaxy A5 (2017). Those wanting a massive screen and a battery that lasts longer, the Galaxy A7 (2017) would be the one for you.

With both sharing almost the same features, there is nothing much to compare between the two. But, you can surely choose your option based on your budget, the display size and the battery. To know more read Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017), Galaxy A7 (2017) With 4G VoLTE Support, IP68 Rating Launched in India.