Samsung Galaxy A7(2018)’s arrival in the Philippines has been delightful and we are here to share what happens when affordability and innovation join forces.
Design & Construction
The Samsung Galaxy A7 is both attractive and durable with its 2.5D rear glass back casing. It has its fingerprint sensor embedded in the power button at the side of the device for easier phone unlocking. The device supports a slots for two nano-sims, plus a microSD one, making it perfect for business class users. These slots are conveniently located at the top of the phone, keeping user’s files and sims safe, but still easily accessible.
The device has a 6.0” FHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display that produces sharp colors for a more immersive viewing. It has a resolution of 1080 x 2220 pixels and an 18.5:9 ratio. The A7’s screen is armored by the top-notch Corning Gorilla Glass.
The A7 has a remarkably enhanced camera system. It is equipped with a triple camera, consisting of 24MP Camera, 5MP Depth Camera and 8MP Ultra Wide Camera. The low apertures make it possible to take attractive pictures even in low-lighting conditions. The device also offers 19 customization modes and its built-in AI technology automatically adjusts saturation, white balance and brightness levels. The A7’s bokeh effect and great depth of field feature gives you control in highlighting your subject more. The Pro-lighting and Smart Beauty features deliver stunning and natural-looking selfies.
Performance & Battery
The Samsung Galaxy A7 runs on Android 8.0 OS with Samsung UX on top paired with an Exynos 7885 Octa chipset, designed to give a great quality experience like Samsung’s high-end phones. It also offers 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage expandable by microSD up to 512GB. The 3,3000mAh battery is capable of keeping up with the users for a full day.
The device is also packed with App Pair capability, for a more seamless multitasking between two apps. Layers of protection are also integrated in the device through its customized mobile security, Samsung Secure Folder and Bixby. Secure Folder gives users an encrypted storage for private photos, documents, and voice recordings. Bixby is a reliable personal mobile manager comprised of Home, Reminder, and Vision.
Pricing & Availability
The Samsung Galaxy A7(2018) has three color options: Gold, Black, and Blue. It is now available in the Philippines starting at PHP 17,900.