Samsung officially unveiled three new devices from it's 2017 A series, what a way to kick off this year. The new devices are stylish, powerful and comes with a revamped design. The devices were expected to debut later on this week at an event in Malaysia, but today company listed the devices in it's global press site.
The devices includes Galaxy A3(2017), A5(2017) and A7(2017), all comes with IP68 certification for water and dust resistance and features fingerprint scanner in their home buttons.
All comes with Android Marshmallow v6.0 out of the box and support Samsung Pay and LTE connectivity.
“At Samsung, we are always trying to ensure our customers have the most advanced products on the market,” said said DJ Koh, President of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “The latest Galaxy A series is a testament to this. We integrated our unique approach to design as well as the features Galaxy customers have come to love to provide added performance without compromising on style.”
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 comes with a 5.7" FullHD super AMOLED display screen and houses a 1.9GHz Octa-core Mali-T830MP2 processor couple with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage (expandable via microSD). Camera section includes 16MP rear facing sensor and a 16MP selfie snapper both featuring bright F/1.9 lenses.
To keep the lights on the device is embedded with a 3,600mAh of battery with Fast charging support. Device will be available in Black, Blue, Pink and Gold color options.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)The middle member of this new trio series is Galaxy A5 (2017) which flaunts a 5.2” Super AMOLED screen of the same 1080p resolution. It is also equipped with same Exynos 7880 chipset with 8 Cortex-A53 cores running at 1.9GHz and is also coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB storage (expandable via microSD).
Camera section includes the same 16MP on both sides but it loses the f/1.9 fast aperture. Battery capacity has also been dropped to 3,000mAh, but the Fast charging is still here. Color option includes Black, Blue, Pink and Gold.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is smallest of all, sports a 4.7" Super AMOLED display of 720p resolution. Under the hood there's a slightly slower 1.6GHz octa-core CPU. You will also see a comparable lower resolution in camera department - a 13/8MP camera set up, both features F/1.9 aperture.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)
There's also a drop in memory department too, as this device packs a 2GB of RAM and 16GB of storage. And the battery capacity has been reduced to 2,350mAh and the Fast Charging is nowhere to be seen. Colors are, once more, Black, Blue, Pink and Gold.
The Galaxy A (2017) trio will be available in Russia in early-January and will be expanded to global markets later on. Pricing is yet to be detailed.