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Samsung launches mid-range Galaxy A7 and Galaxy A5 smartphones with curved glass and metal body
Ashish Sharma |  New Delhi |  10 Mar 2017

Samsung India has launched the 5.7 inch Galaxy A7 and the 5.2 inch Galaxy A5 smartphones in the Indian market. The Galaxy A (2017) comes with Samsung’s modern and innovative design and technology. The Galaxy A 2017 is available in Black Sky and Gold Sand colour variants. Samsung Galaxy A7 and Samsung Galaxy A5 will be available to customers at Rs. 33,490 and Rs. 28,990, respectively.

Both the Galaxy A7 and Galaxy A5 come with curved glass and metal body, creating a harmonious premium design. The new dual-SIM Galaxy A series also offers water and dust resistance, enhanced camera features and fingerprint scanner.

“At Samsung, we are always committed to innovate as per the need of our consumers to ensure that they have the most advanced and modern products in the market today. The latest Galaxy A (2017) series is a testament to our commitment. We have integrated our consumers’ feedback on previous models along with our unique design approach and features, to give an added performance and premium experience to the users,” said Asim Warsi, Senior Vice President of Samsung India.

The Galaxy A features a premium aluminium frame and 3D curved glass back. With zero camera protrusion and sleek design that fuses the camera and home key perfectly with the body, the device is more seamless & ergonomic than ever before.

The Galaxy A sports the enhanced 16-megapixel camera on the front as well as the rear, helping users capture amazing memories by taking vibrant and clear photos. The Galaxy A has the F1.9 lens, which coupled with Light+ technology and screen flash, allows users to take bright pictures/selfies in low-light conditions.

The camera features innovative floating shutter button, which can be moved anywhere on the screen for taking high resolution, blur free selfies. The Galaxy A’s simple UI makes it easier to control the camera by one hand, whether to swipe the screen or to change modes and instant filters to activate picture effects. Users can also leverage different modes to optimize photos and enhance the color of images.


Another first for the Galaxy A 2017 edition is water and dust resistance (IP68), which changes the way people use the phone daily. These features help the devices withstand rain, sweat, sand and dust.

The Galaxy A 2017 also offers larger memory and battery capacity, with expandable storage support up to 256GB to keep up with users’ hyperactive lifestyles. The Samsung Galaxy A7 and Samsung Galaxy A5 also support fast charging that enables the devices to charge quickly.

For easy connectivity and hassle-free charging, the Galaxy A is equipped with reversible USB Type-C port. It also features Always-on Display so users can quickly check time, calendar and notifications without waking up the device. This helps in saving time and battery.

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