It looks like that Samsung is running out of names for their smartphones. After launching all the possible smartphones in the Galaxy A, Galaxy J, On Series, C Series and the flagship S Series, they also have used Mini, Pro, Plus and Prime naming extension as well. Since last year they have come up with an new naming, i.e., add year to the name of the phone. We already have lot many smartphone with 2016 added and the trend will also continue for 2017 as well. We have the Samsung Galaxy A7 2017, A3 2017 and A5 2017 now officially announced. All of them are IP 68 certified water-resistant and dust-resistant smartphones.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 is successor to Galaxy A7 2016 phone which has model number SM-A710X. It was listed on GFXBench with model number SM-A720X and most probably its the device that has its name in the article title here.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 SM-A720X is all plastic smartphone, running on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out of box and sporting 5.7 inch full HD Super AMOLED display.
Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Full Specifications
|Display: 5.7 inch 1920 x 1080 pixels AMOLED display|
|Pixel Density, Protection: –|
|SoC: 1.87 GHz Octa Core Samsung Exynos 7880 processor|
|GPU: Mali T830|
|RAM: 3 Gigs of RAM|
|Storage: 32 GB onboard storage, Expandable up to 128 GB, Micro SD card slot|
|Dual SIM: Yes, with Dual Standby|
|Main Camera: 16 MP rear camera with LED Flash|
|Front Camera: 16 MP front facing camera|
|Front LED Flash: No|
|Software: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS, Touchwiz UI|
|Battery: 3600 mAh Li-Polymer battery|
|Quick Charging: No|
|Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi tether|
|Dimensions, Weight: 156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm|
|Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB Type-C, NFC|
|Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor|
The Super AMOLED display
Best Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Alternatives
The Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 will be competing with all the Android phones under $300.
Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Models
- Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 SM-A710F
- Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 SM-A710M
- Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 SM-A710FD
- Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 SM-A710Y
- Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 SM-A710 Duos
The M model is for the Latin America, while FD is for the Southeast Asia and Y is the dedicated variant for Taiwan market.
Comparison with Other Phones
The comparison section will be available only when the phone goes official.
Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 Price, Availability Info
The Samsung Galaxy A7 2017 will be available in major countries worldwide with expected pricing nothing more than $350.
It will be available in Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist and Peach Cloud colors variant.