Samsung A7 is another Android device among the Samsung galaxy collection. It was released in 2017 and comes with a dimension of 156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm with 186g of weight. The metal and glass body has a great premium look as well as premium design. There are lots of reasons why you may need to consider this device. Lets begin by going through its specifications.


Samsung A7 Specifications

Dimensions: 156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm

Weight: 186 g (6.56 oz)

SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

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– IP68 certified – dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes

DISPLAY Type: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Size: 5.7 inches, 89.6 cm 2 (~73.6% screen-to-body ratio)

Resolution: 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~386 ppi density)

Multitouch: Yes

Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 4

PLATFORM OS: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)

Chipset: Exynos 7880 Octa

CPU: Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53

GPU: Mali-T830MP3

MEMORY Card slot: microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)

Internal: 32GB



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Primary: 16 MP (f/1.9, 27mm), autofocus, LED flash

Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR

Video: 1080p@30fps,

Secondary: 16 MP, f/1.9, 1080p



Alert types: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones

Loudspeaker: Yes

3.5mm jack: Yes

Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic



WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth: 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE


NFC: Yes

Radio: FM radio

USB: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector



Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Messaging: SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM

Browser: HTML5

Java: No

Fast battery charging

– ANT+ support

– MP4/WMV/H.265 player

– MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player

– Photo/video editor

– Document viewer



Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 3600 mAh battery

Battery life: 115 hrs

Talk time: 23 hrs (3G)

Music play: 59 hrs

Colors: Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist and Peach Cloud

Display: Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.124(sunlight)


Loudspeaker: Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 81dB

Audio quality: Noise-91.9dB / Crosstalk -90.3dB



Great Features To Check

There are few features you need to check out for on this device. These features makes it a bit more premium in design and use. They include;

  1. The Games tool

These feature makes this phone a classic as I can save my game sessions, save my battery even when I am playing games, I can as well turn the do not disturb features in order to enjoy my game. Isn’t that great?

  1. One Hand Mode Features

Here is a great feature, due to the size of the device which is big, Samsung incorporate one hand feature which make you use a smaller screen display and by so doing, you can handle the device with one hand.

  1. Find my Mobile Feature

This helps to track your phone in case of theft. You will need to enable it on the device. Location services, sound services etc are to assist in the search of the phone.

  1. Secure Folder Feature

This feature enables user of the device to create a new folder, save things in it and then hide the folder on the phone.

  1. Waterproof Feature

This is one of the great features to make your phone more durable. So if it drops in water or you have to walk in the rain with your device in your pockets, there’s absolutely no problem.


In all, this device is a great Android device that I can recommend to anyone seeking after quality. You have all to enjoy from this great device. I don’t have any negatives on the device. You may as well let’s us know your experience or what you think about the device via the comments box.



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