Samsung has took new year start with the announcement of three Galaxy A series devices, including Galaxy A3 2017 and Galaxy A5 2017 and Galaxy A7 2017. The latest devices were marked to be announced on Jan 5 in Malaysia but they press have already listed them on Jan 2.
All of these three devices have got common features like IP68 certification for water and dust resistance capabilities, finger print scanner on the front, LTE connectivity, support Samsung Pay, running Android 6.0 Marshmallow firmware, round corners looks inspiration from Galaxy S7 design and Type-C USB connector.
Below we have compared the specs of each device separately you can have an overview of them as well.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is the smallest variant in the Galaxy A family, it carries a 4.7 inches Super AMOLED display with the resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels at 312 ppi. On the front 8MP selfie shooter and 13MP rear camera sensor with apertures ration F/1.9 capable of recording full HD 1080P at 30 frames per second. Under the hood the hardware is relatively lower as compared to Galaxy A5 and A7 2017, it is equipped with 1.6GHz octa-core CPU along 2GB of RAM on board and 16GB internal storage that can be expandable to 256GB. Smaller size mean smaller battery it contains, a 2,350mAh battery enough to handle a 4.7 inches display for atleast a day, it is available in Black, Pink, Blue and Gold.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
The Galaxy A5 2017 is the middle one among other two variants, it includes pretty improved specs as compared to Galaxy A3 2017, it holds a 5.2 inches Super AMOLED Display, 16 MP both front and rear cameras with the same F/1.9 aperture. This is first time Samsung has put together same camera sensor on it’s latest devices, hardware is pretty powerful, under the housing the motherboard is carrying, Exynos 7880 chipset octa-core processor clocked at 1.9GHz along 3GB of RAM and 32GB expendable storage. Battery is bigger regarding it’s size, 3,000mAh battery juice is supplied to above mentioned hardware.
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
Galaxy A7 (2017) is the biggest one of all, equipped with a 5.7 inches Super AMOLED display, 16MP front and 16MP rear camera with aperture of F/1.9 for both. 8 cores processor clocked 1.9GHz accompanied with 3GB of RAM on board. 3,600mAh battery is fitted in this model to meet the requirements of Gigantic display and fast charging is supported as well, it is available in Pink, Gold, Black and Blue.
Price details: MSRP
- Official price for Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017): €330
- Official price for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017): €430
- Official price for Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017): €500