Samsung has launched the second generation of its Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 smartphones. The company is yet to announce the pricing.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) features a 5.5-inch full-HD Super AMOLED display with 1080×1920 pixel resolution and is powered by an octa-core SoC clocked at 1.6GHz, clubbed with 3GB of RAM. It packs a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and optical image stabilisation (OIS) and a 5MP front-facing camera. Both sport f/1.9 aperture lenses.
The device has 16GB of inbuilt storage, which can be further expanded via microSD card up to 128GB. The Galaxy A7 (2016) supports LTE Cat. 6 connectivity besides Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, ANT+, USB 2.0 and NFC connectivity options. It is backed by a 3300mAh battery, which also supports fast charging. Accelerometer, proximity, geomagnetic sensors and a fingerprint scanner are also included.
The Galaxy A5 has similar specifications as the Galaxy A7, apart from the smaller 5.2-inch full-HD Super AMOLED display, 2GB of RAM, and 2900mAh battery with fast charging. It measures 144.8×71.0x7.3mm and weighs 155 grams.
The Galaxy A3 on the other hand comes with a 4.7-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) resolution Super AMOLED display, quad-core 1.5GHz processor, 1.5GB of RAM, and a 2300mAh battery.
It measures 134.5×65.2×7.3mm and weighs 132 grams. It does not support LTE Cat 6 connectivity and is maxed out at LTE Cat. 4 networks. Rest of the specifications remain the same as Galaxy A7 (2016) apart from the fingerprint scanner or OIS.