Samsung, a popular Korean smartphone maker will be launching the new Galaxy A7 2018 edition in the Indian market on September 25. The smartphone will be introduced to strengthen Samsung's mid-range offering - A-Series which will be position below A8 Star that was launched in India a couple of months ago. The device has been teased online via Flipkart, however, the company has managed to keep the specifications and features details under wraps. The company has also updated its J-Series by rolling out new J4+ and J6+ that are dubbed as the budget smartphones. Samsung Galaxy J4+ & Galaxy J6+ Smartphones Launched; Priced in India at Rs 10,990 and Rs 15,990.
Talking more about the upcoming Galaxy A7, the main underline of the smartphone will be the triple lens camera at the rear. It will be the first device from the Korean handset maker to feature a triple rear camera module. It is also expected to feature DOLBY Atmos and 3D face detection technology. New WhatsApp Update for Android Pie Beta; Gets Notification Preview for Images and Stickers.
The mid-range smartphone from Samsung will pack a 6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display with FHD+ screen and 18.5:9 of aspect ratio. Ditching the notch, the body will sport a curved glass at the front and rear. Under the hood, the device is expected to be powered by an octa-core chipset which could be either Exynos 7885 SoC or Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC. To be clubbed with 4GB RAM, the chipset will be clocked at 2.2GHz. Some rumours also indicate that the device could also sport a 710 chipset. As far as the storage is concerned, the upcoming smartphone will offer 64GB of inbuilt storage, expandable up to 512GB via microSD card. OnePlus 6 Starts Receiving Android Pie 9.0 OS Update Ahead of OnePlus 6T Launch.
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On the pricing front, the company would be looking to price the smartphone with a pretty competitive price point. As Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A8 Star smartphones are priced at Rs 15,490 and Rs 34,990, the new Galaxy A7 could be priced around Rs 27,000 for the starting variant. To be backed by 3300 mAh battery, the Samsung Galaxy A7 will run Android Oreo with Samsung skin on the top. For connectivity, the device will carry 4G VoLTE, dual-band WiFi, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0 Low Energy and support.