Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 Price in Dubai, UAE  

Samsung Galaxy A7 2018

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INTRODUCTION

The Galaxy A7 model has been performing well in the market, and its last 2016 version lasted for more than a year. This time we have information about the upcoming Galaxy A7 2018 from Samsung. Though the company has not yet announced about this model, according to the leaked sources, the A7 2018 might hosts premium design and will be priced above medium budget. The device may be released in different colors like Black, Grey, Gold, etc. and can have 32GB of internal storage capacity without having any variants in the model. It is expected to host Full HD Super AMOLED display that also is designed with Always-On which we will discuss in preceding paras. As Samsung smartphones run on Android, the device will be targeted to a middle to lower segment of Android users.

DESIGN AND DISPLAY

In accordance with other A7 series, Samsung upcoming A7 2018 would host premium design and display features. While going through the leaked images, we can find out that device might have a dark metal frame layered with two plates of glass and is capped around with rounded edges. The front home button also serves as a fingerprint sensor that will allow the user to record up to 5 fingerprints.

The Galaxy A7 2018 might flaunt 5.7” Super AMOLED Full HD display which is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. The screen is also enabled with the Always-On feature that will allow the reader to read the information without turning the screen on. Moreover, being a premium phone, the display will provide excellent viewing angles along with an extraordinary visual experience.

PERFORMANCE AND CONFIGURATION

The predecessor of 2018, i.e., Galaxy A7 2016 had given an unparalleled experience to the users. The same kind of performance or in fact much improvised can be expected from its successor A7 2018. The upcoming smartphone might sport powerful 2.1GHz octa-core chipset and run on Android Nougat 7.1.1 version. To enable smooth and lag-free performance, the device will have 4GB of RAM. This will also ensure multi-tasking with ease.

Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 is to be boarded with 32GB of internal memory space to download required number of apps. This memory can be expandable upto 256 GB using a microSD card to store loads of your data on the phone.

The phone is expected to host dual-SIM cards which enabled with 4G connectivity with VoLTE and EDGE. Overall, the phone is equipped with best of the features possible to give complete user satisfaction.

CAMERA AND MULTIMEDIA

With regard to cameras, the premium phones of Samsung are incomparable. Though there is no much information about the camera features of A7 2018, it is expected to host two 16MP cameras each on either side. On the rear side, there is a primary camera of 16 MP embedded along with LED flash. The primary camera is expected to have features like autofocus, touch focus, panorama, face detection, HDR, and geotagging. This is appropriate for excellent picture quality. The secondary camera on the front side also is of 16 MP resolution for bright and high quality images while clicking selfies or video calling.

The primary camera on the rear side can do video recordings of 1080p @ 30fps.

There is little information available about the multimedia features of A7 2018. The phone is equipped with loudspeaker and 3.5 mm jack along with a dedicated microphone. It is equipped to support and play audio of type MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player and video files of type MP4/WMV/H.265 player. Though not sure, but we can expect the presence of FM radio by default on the phone.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 is expected to be packed with non-removable Li-Ion battery of 3600 mAh. The battery power is huge enough to last for more than a day. But incase if you ever go short of it, then the phone also support quick charging feature that can charge the battery immediately.

We have already discussed about the SIM cards; A7 2018 would enable with dual SIM feature that support internet connectivity up to 4G, VoLTE, and EDGE. The device might also support other connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/nac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, etc.

The device might be enabled for sensors like fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, and barometer.

PROS AND CONS


WHAT WE LIKED
  • Super AMOLED Full HD display enabled with Always-on feature
  • Super fast processor
  • Huge inbuilt memory space of 32GB expandable upto 256 GB
  • Quick battery charging
  • 16MP Front camera
WHAT CAN BE IMPROVED
  • Selfie shooter can have flash
  • Big screen size which would be difficult to fit and carry in hand

ONLINE STORES

  • img-ques What networks will the phone be capable of connecting?
  • img-ans It can connect to 4G LTE conforming to VoLTE networks. It also supports the 3G HSPA/UMTS and 2G EDGE/GPRS cellular networks.
  • img-ques Will the phone support Dual-SIM?
  • img-ans Yes. the device will come with support of Dual-SIM(nano+nano card).
  • img-ques What are the miscellaneous connectivity options expected?
  • img-ans The connectivity options available are Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ ac (2.4/5GHz), Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, USB-C, GPS/GLONASS and VoLTE support as well.
  • img-ques Will the device comes with fast-charging support?
  • img-ans Yes. The USB-type C charger is expected to come in the Galaxy A7(2018) that supports fast-charging tech.
  • img-ques What OS will be present in the phone? Will it receive OTA updates?
  • img-ans The Galaxy A7 (2018) is expected to run on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box. Yes, the device can be upgradable to Android v8.0 Oreo.
  • img-ques What processor will be used in the device?
  • img-ans The SoC is powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 7885 14nm octa-core processor at a CPU speed of 1.5GHz with Mali-G71 GPU.
  • img-ques How much memory will the device have?
  • img-ans The Galaxy A7(2018) has been spotted on Geekbench which reveals that it comes with 6GB RAM i.e 2GB more than its predecessors and 64GB inbuilt storage that can be further expanded upto 256GB via microSD card.
  • img-ques What display screen size and type is expected?
  • img-ans The smartphone displays a 6-inch FHD+ display that has a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The Galaxy A7(2018) is sported with a bezel-less display and metal body design with Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
  • img-ques What are the dimensions?
  • img-ans The body dimensions are 159.6 x 75.6 x 8.2mm.
  • img-ques Will it have a fingerprint scanner?
  • img-ans Yes, it includes a fingerprint scanner below the camera section on the back panel as it will come with bezel-less display.
  • img-ques WIll it comes with 3.5mm Audio jack?
  • img-ans Yes. It has a 3.5mm headphone jack positioned at the bottom.
  • img-ques What about the design and build quality?
  • img-ans The device model number was seen as SM-A730F and comes with fingerprint-sensor on the back, volume and power button on the right, SIM/MicroSD slot on the left, may have Bixby button and doesn’t have home button on the front side.
  • img-ques What is the expected release date?
  • img-ans The Galaxy A3 (2018), Galaxy A5 (2018), and the Galaxy A7 (2018) (new Galaxy A Series) will be launched in upcoming CES 2018 event on January 2018.
  • img-ques How much the device will cost?
  • img-ans The expected price of Galaxy A7 (2018) is 1399 AED in Dubai, UAE.
  • img-ques Which Bluetooth version will be present?
  • img-ans The new Galaxy A Series has received Bluetooth 5.0 certification.
  • img-ques Will the device be IP68 certified?
  • img-ans Yes, the device is Water and dust resistant.