Samsung has dropped the price of its mid-range smartphone in India. The Galaxy A7 (2018) is the first Samsung smartphone to come with a triple camera setup on the back. Additional highlights include a 6.0-inch Infinity Display, a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, 24-megapixel selfie cam, and Dolby Atmos audio. Read more to find about Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price and Availability
|Price||Rs 18,990 (base model)|
The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) is now available at Rs 18,990 for the base model. It was launched in India at Rs 23,990 for the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant. The 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage model is priced at Rs 28,990 (now available Rs 22,990).
|Processor||2.2GHz octa-core (unspecified)|
|Internal Storage||64GB/ 128GB (expandable up to 512GB)|
|Display||6.0-inch, Super AMOLED Infinity Display, full-HD+ (1080 x 2280pixels), 18.5:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||Triple (24MP + 8MP + 5MP) with flash|
|Front Camera||24MP with flash|
The new handset is powered by a 2.2GHz octa-core processor (unspecified) and 4GB/ 6GB RAM. The 64GB/ 128GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 512GB). It is backed by a 3,300mAh battery.
In terms of optics, the Galaxy A7 (2018) sports a triple camera set up at the back. It uses a 24-megapixel autofocus sensor (f/1.7 aperture), an 8-megapixel ultra wide sensor (f/2.4 aperture), and a 5-megapixel depth sensor (fixed focus, f/2.2 aperture). The 24-megapixel fixed focus front camera comes with f/2.0 aperture, Selfie Focus, Pro Lighting Mode and an LED flash.
- Triple rear cameras
- Infinity display
- Android 8,0 Oreo OS
- 4G VoLTE
- Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac
- Bluetooth v5.0
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- Samsung Pay support
- Fingerprint scanner
- Proximity sensor
- RGB light sensor
- Four color options
The dual-SIM smartphone runs Android 8,0 Oreo operating system out-of-the-box. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, ANT+, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It also comes with Samsung Pay support. The handset comes in Blue, Black, Gold, and Pink color options.
In terms of design, the Galaxy A7 (2018) sports a 6.0-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display with full-HD+ (1080 x 2280pixels) resolution and 18.5:9 aspect ratio. It measures 159.8 x 76.8 x 7.5mm and weighs 168 grams. A fingerprint sensor is placed on the side. Other sensors on the device include an accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and an RGB light sensor.
Samsung has also dropped the price of its Galaxy A9 (2018) smartphone. It now comes with a price of Rs 33,990 (down from Rs 36,990) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant. The Galaxy A9 (2018) was launched as the world’s ‘first rear quad camera’ smartphone. The 8GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant is now available at Rs 36,990 (down from Rs 39,990).
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