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Samsung Introduces Stylish, Powerful and Practical Galaxy A (2017) with Enhanced Camera

January  2, 2017 , GALAXY A3 , GALAXY A5 , Galaxy A7
 

SEOUL, Korea – January 2, 2016 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today announced the latest Galaxy A series, including the 5.7-inch A7, 5.2-inch A5 and 4.7-inch A3 smartphones, with refinements that deliver a beautiful design, powerful performance and ultimate convenience.

 

“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.”

 

The Galaxy A features a premium metal frame and 3D glass back that draws on Samsung’s premium design heritage. With a sleek camera and home key, the device is more seamless than ever and comfortable to hold and use. The Galaxy A is available in four stylish colors including Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist and Peach Cloud.

 

Capture important memories with the enhanced front and rear 16-megapixel cameras, which are now more stable with accurate autofocus, resulting in vibrant and clear photos and selfie even in low-light conditions. With the Galaxy A, taking selfies has never been easier. Touch anywhere on the screen to easily snap a high-resolution selfie with the floating camera button and use the display as a front flash for bright pictures. The camera on the Galaxy A offers a simplified UX, including easy swipe to quickly change modes or instant filters to activate picture effects. Users can leverage modes such as the Food Mode, to optimize photos and enhance the color of images.

 

Galaxy A takes the hassle out of everyday tasks. For the first time on the Galaxy A series, the smartphone offers IP68 water and dust resistance, allowing it to withstand the elements, including rain, sweat, sand and dust, making the device suitable for nearly any activity or situation.

 

The Galaxy A provides expanded, a larger memory, as well as expandable storage with microSD support up to 256GB. With a longer battery life to keep up with users’ active lifestyles and Fast Charge, the device powers up in no time. The Galaxy A is equipped with reversible USB Type-C port for easy connectivity including hassle-free charging. It also features Always on Display so users can quickly glance at the time and calendar without waking up the device, saving time and battery.

 

With Samsung Pay, users can make safe and secure mobile payments almost anywhere through Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST) and Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, and easily back up data and images through Samsung Cloud. With security top-of-mind, users can separate private data and keep the contents safe in a Secure Folder which supports biometric authentication.

 

The Galaxy A will be available in Russia in early-January and will be expanded to global markets.

 

For more information, visit www.samsungmobilepress.com

 

Galaxy A7 Product Specification

Galaxy A7

Network

LTE Cat.6 * May differ by markets and mobile operators

Display

5.7” FHD Super AMOLED

AP

1.9GHz Octa Core

OS

Android 6.0.16 (Marshmallow)

Camera

Rear : 16MP (F1.9), Front : 16MP (F1.9)

Video

MPEG4, H.265(HEVC), H.264(AVC), H.263, VC-1, MP43, WMV7, WMV8, VP8, VP9

Audio

MP3, AAC LC/AAC+/eAAC+,AMR-NB, AMR-WB, WMA, FLAC, Vorbis, Opus

Additional features

MST technology(Samsung Pay), Samsung KNOX, S-Voice, Dual SIM option
* Samsung Pay launches may vary by market-readiness

Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth® v 4.2, ANT+, USB Type-C,NFC (UICC, eSE)

Sensor

Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, RGB Light, Hall
Fingerprint scanner, Barometer, Gyro

IP Code

IP68

Memory

3GB RAM + 32GB Storage
Micro SD slot (up to 256GB)

Dimension

156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9mm,

Battery

3,600mAh, Fast Charging

Galaxy A5 Product Specification

Galaxy A5

Network

LTE Cat.6 * May differ by markets and mobile operators

Display

5.2” FHD Super AMOLED

AP

1.9GHz Octa Core

OS

Android 6.0.16 (Marshmallow)

Camera

Rear : 16MP (F1.9), Front : 16MP (F1.9)

Video

MPEG4, H.265(HEVC), H.264(AVC), H.263, VC-1, MP43, WMV7, WMV8, VP8, VP9

Audio

MP3, AAC LC/AAC+/eAAC+,AMR-NB, AMR-WB, WMA, FLAC, Vorbis, Opus

Additional features

MST technology(Samsung Pay), Samsung KNOX, S-Voice, Dual SIM option
* Samsung Pay launches may vary by market-readiness

Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth® v 4.2, ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC (UICC, eSE)

Sensor

Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, RGB Light, Hall
Fingerprint scanner, Barometer, Gyro

IP Code

IP68

Memory

3GB RAM + 32GB Storage
Micro SD slot (up to 256GB)

Dimension

146.1 x 71.4 x 7.9mm

Battery

3,000mAh, Fast Charging

Galaxy A3 Product Specification

Galaxy A3

Network

LTE Cat.6 * May differ by markets and mobile operators

Display

4.7” HD Super AMOLED

AP

1.6 GHz Octa Core

OS

Android 6.0.16 (Marshmallow)

Camera

Rear : 13MP (F1.9), Front : 8MP (F1.9)

Video

MPEG4, H.265(HEVC), H.264(AVC), H.263, VC-1, MP43, WMV7, WMV8, VP8, VP9

Audio

MP3, AAC LC/AAC+/eAAC+,AMR-NB, AMR-WB, WMA, FLAC, Vorbis, Opus

Additional features

MST Technology (Samsung Pay) Option, Samsung KNOX, S-Voice, Dual SIM option
* Samsung Pay launches may vary by market-readiness

Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth® v 4.2, ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC (UICC)

Sensor

Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, RGB Light, Hall, Fingerprint Scanner, Barometer, Gyro

IP Code

IP68

Memory

2GB RAM + 16GB Storage
Micro SD slot (up to 256GB)

Dimension

135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9mm

Battery

2,350mAh

  • * Features and functions will vary by market.
  • * All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
 

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