It's difficult to imagine it, but Samsung has finally strike a chord with critics with the newly launched A-series. The South Korean giant has recently added new members of its Galaxy A-series, the A7, the A5 and the A3. All the three full-metal handsets are aimed at young buyers, and come with supreme camera features.
Samsung says the Galaxy A7 is its slimmest smartphone to date. The handset sports a 5.5-inch HD screen, the A7 is easily Samsung's best phone after the Galaxy Note 4 and the Galaxy S5. It has got looks; plus it boasts 4G LTE connectivity as well.
Expected to cost in India sometime February or March (though, still unconfirmed), the Galaxy A7 will be pitted against the likes of Vivo X5 Max and Oppo R5.
In the meanwhile, the A5 and A3 are also its slimmest smartphones, with depths at 6.7mm and 6.9mm respectively. Both the device are already available in India. The Galaxy A3 is priced at Rs. 20,000, while the Galaxy A5 will cost you around Rs. 25,000.
The Galaxy A-series will be made available in white, black, silver, soft pink, light blue and champagne gold.
Before you decide on buying either of the three devices, we compared them on the basis of specifications.
|Model number||Samsung Galaxy A7||Samsung Galaxy A5||Samsung Galaxy A3|
|Android Skin||Android OS, v4.4.4||Android OS,v4.4.4||Android OS, v4.4.4|
|Display||5.5-inch HD, Super AMOLED||5.0-inch HD, Super AMOLED||4.5-inch qHD, Super AMOLED|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 615(64-bit)||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410(64-bit)||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410(64-bit)|
|Graphics Processor||Adreno 405||Adreno 306||Adreno 306|
|Camera||13MP rear camera, LED Flash, 5MP front shooter||13MP rear camera, LED flash, 5MP front shooter||8MP rear camera, LED flash, 5MP front shooter|
|Battery||2600mAh (Non-removable)||2300mAh (Non-removable)||1900mAh (Non-removable)|
|Dimensions||151 x 76.2 x 6.3 mm||139.3 x 69.7 x 6.7 mm||130.1x65.5x6.9 mm|
|Weight||141 g||123 g||110.3 g|
|Network||4G LTE, NFC,GSM andWi-Fi||4G LTE, NFC,GSM andWi-Fi||4G LTE, NFC,GSM andWi-Fi|
|Price||Yet To Announce||Rs 25,000||Rs 20,000|
|Availability||Unknown||Now Available||Now Available|
|Extra Features||Ultra-Power Saving Mode, Private Mode and Multiscreen||Ultra-Power Saving Mode, Private Mode and Multiscreen||Ultra-Power Saving Mode, Private Mode and Multiscreen|
Samsung Galaxy A7 Vs Galaxy A5 Vs Galaxy A3: Verdict
All the three handsets look incredibly lavish, just like Apple's iPhone range. The Galaxy A-series feature 5MP front-facing cameras, which are meant for selfies. These smartphones are primarily targeted at youth, and come with the full-metal construction. It would be tough to ignore Samsung's A-series.