Samsung Galaxy A5 and A7 2016 Review – Steer Clear
Earlier this month, Samsung unveiled the new Galaxy A5 and A7 devices at the Samsung Forum. The mid-range devices feature new updates and include OIS and a fingerprint sensor. The 5.2-inch A5 is priced at Rs 29,400 while the 5.5-inch A7 come with a price tag of Rs 33, 400.
The updated A-series take the S6 glass and metal design language forward this year and introduces them in the Galaxy A7 and A5. The A7 sports a 5.5-inch AMOLED FHD screen with 1920 x 1080p resolution and a 1.6 GHz octa-core processor, 3GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage and 3,300mAh Fast Charging battery.
On the camera front, the A7 features a 13MP primary camera with f/1.9 aperture and OIS. The front camera also features an f/1.9 aperture.
The A5 upgrades to 5.2-inch AMOLED FHD screen with 1080p resolution. 2GB RAM and 16GB storage, octa-core processor and bumps the battery to 2,900mAh as well. A5 packs a 13MP primary camera with OIS and a 5MP front camera.Specification Galaxy A7 Galaxy A5
Display 5.5? FHD Super AMOLED 5.2? FHD Super AMOLED
Processor 1.6GHz Octa-Core Processor 1.6GHz Octa-Core Processor
RAM 3GB 2GB
Front Camera 5.0MP(f1.9) 5.0MP(f1.9)
Rear Camera 13MP(f1.9) AF with LED Flash 13MP (f1.9) AF with LED Flash
Storage 16GB 16GB
Expandability 128GB 128GB
Battery 3,300 mAh, Fast Charging 2,900 mAh, Fast charging
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth® v 4.1, ANT+, USB 2.0, NFC (UICC, eSE) Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth® v 4.1, ANT+, USB 2.0, NFC (UICC, eSE)
Operating System Android 5.1 (Lollipop) Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
Price Rs. 33,400 Rs. 29,400