Mumbai 6th March, 2017 – Samsung India today launched the 5.7-inch Galaxy A7 and the 5.2-inch Galaxy A5, further taking forward the legacy of the highly successful Galaxy A series, 2016. The Galaxy A (2017) comes with Samsung’s modern and innovative design and technology, giving consumers ultimate convenience to express their individuality with powerful performance. While the curved glass and metal body creates a harmonious premium design, the new dual-SIM Galaxy A series offers water and dust resistance, enhanced camera features and fingerprint scanner.
Speaking at the launch, Mr. Asim Warsi, Senior Vice President, Samsung India said, “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 our previous models along with our unique design approach and features, to give an added performance and premium experience to the users.”
Drawing inspiration from Samsung’s premium design heritage often seen in flagship smartphones, the Galaxy A features a premium Aluminium frame and 3D curved glass back. With a 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. With its enhanced 16-Megapixel Camera on the front as well as the rear, the Galaxy A helps users capture amazing memories by taking vibrant and clear photos. Its F1.9 lens 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 ease of taking high resolution, blur free selfies. Simple UI in the Galaxy A 2017 makes it easier to control the camera by just using one hand to swipe the screen, to change modes or instant filters to activate picture effects.
Users can also leverage modes such as the Food Mode, 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 the elements, including rain, sweat, sand and dust.
The Galaxy A 2017 also offers a 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 and power up in no time.
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 thus, saving time and battery. The Galaxy A 2017 is available in two stylish colors – Black Sky and Gold Sand.
Samsung Galaxy A7 and Samsung Galaxy A5 will be available to customers at a price of INR 33,490 and 28,990, respectively.