Samsung Galaxy A3, Galaxy A7, Galaxy A5 (2017) Launched: Specs and features


The South Korean company Samsung has been one of the pioneers in consumer electronics. Though 2016 has not been a very good year for the company due to the Note 7 controversy, the company is not letting it hamper its image in the long run. The company has already made its customers happy with Samsung Galaxy S7 and soon coming with Galaxy S8 as well.

Every year, Samsung launched a number of different products during CES (Consumers Electronics Show) that takes place in Las Vegas. This year similar enthusiasm is expected from Samsung along with many other companies. CES 2017 will take place between 5th Jan and 8th Jan 2017. Just ahead of CES 2017, Samsung has announced three new smartphones that are Samsung Galaxy A3 2017, Samsung Galaxy A5 2017 and Samsung Galaxy A7 2017.

The phones will be available in Russia during the initial launch followed by rest of the global markets. The phones will be on display during CES as well. As of now, Samsung has not announced the official price of any of the handsets. Samsung has specified in the press note that the phones have enhanced cameras in comparison to their predecessors and work much better in low light conditions.

Features of Samsung Galaxy A3 2017

The phone features 4.7-inch AMOLED touchscreen display with HD resolution at 1280 x 720 pixels. The phone supports multi-touch and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass protection. It packs octa-core processor that clock at 1.6 GHz. The phone comes with 2 GB RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. You can expand the memory up to 256 GB via microSD card slot.

The phone comes with 13-MP rear camera with LED flash module along with an 8-MP front camera for selfies and video chat. The rear camera supports a feature like a touch focus, HDR, and panorama. Both the cameras can shoot videos at 1080p @ 30fps. On the connectivity front, the phone can support Dual SIM and can connect to 2G, 3G and 4G networks. It also has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS connectivity options.

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The dimensions of the phone are 135.40 x 66.20 x 7.90mm, and it has 2350 mAh battery. It is available in Black Sky, Blue Mist, Gold Sand, and Peach Cloud color options.

Features of Samsung Galaxy A5 2017

A5 2017 has a better display than the A3. It packs 5.3-inch full-HD AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with the resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. It supports multi-touch and comes with Corning Gorilla Glass protection as well. The phone packs octa-core processor clocked at 1.9 GHz along with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage. You can increase the storage capacity up to 256 GB via micro SD card.

The phone packs 16-MP cameras on both front and rear end. The rear camera comes with LED flash module and supports features like geo-tagging, HDR, face detection, and panorama. Both the cameras can shoot videos at 1080p @ 30fps. In terms of connectivity, the phone has 4G LTE connectivity with VoLTE support. It can also connect to 2G and 3G networks as well. The phone also has other connectivity options like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS. It also comes with NFC support for mobile payments.

The phone measures 146.10 x 71.40 x 7.90mm and it comes with 3000 mAh battery. It is also available in Black Sky, Blue Mist, Gold Sand, and Peach Cloud color options.

Features of Samsung Galaxy A7 2017

It is more or less similar to the Galaxy A5 2017. The main difference is the display size. It features 5.7-inch full HD AMOLED touchscreen display. Other than that, most of the innards are similar to the Samsung Galaxy A5 2017. It measures 156.8×77.6×7.9mm and packs a 3600 mAh battery.


Naresh Sinha


Naresh Sinha

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