Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

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Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)
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  • 5.7" 1080x1920 pixels
  • 16MP 1080p
  • 3GB RAM Exynos 7880
  • 3600mAh Li-Ion
Released 2017, January 186g, 7.9mm thickness Android 6.0.1, up to Android 8.0 32GB storage, microSD slot
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A720F

A720F/DS

Versions: A720F (Global Single-SIM); A720F/DS (Global Dual-SIM). Also known as Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2017, January
Status Available. Released 2017, January
Body
Dimensions 156.8 x 77.6 x 7.9 mm (6.17 x 3.06 x 0.31 in)
Weight 186 g (6.56 oz)
Build Front/back glass, aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 Samsung Pay
IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.7 inches, 89.6 cm2 (~73.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~386 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
 Always-on display
Platform
OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Exynos 7880 (14 nm)
CPU Octa-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T830MP3
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 32GB 3GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 16 MP, f/1.9, 27mm (wide), AF
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 16 MP, f/1.9, 26mm (wide), 1/3.1", 1.0Ám
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
 ANT+
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 3600 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 18W
Talk time Up to 23 h (3G)
Music play Up to 59 h
Misc
Colors Black Sky, Gold Sand, Blue Mist and Peach Cloud
Models SM-A720F, SM-A720S
SAR 1.00 W/kg (head)     0.71 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.21 W/kg (head)     1.33 W/kg (body)    
Price $ 597.49 / £ 174.89
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II: 1619 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 497
Basemark X: 14619
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.124(sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 81dB
Audio quality Noise-91.9dB / Crosstalk -90.3dB
Battery life Endurance rating 115h

User opinions and reviews

  • DOM

Pros : - Decent battery level and capacity - Good visual design of the structural chassis - Okay-ish camera quality and features - Has Adaptive Fast Charge feature - Type 'C' compatible - Charges from 0-80% in 45 mìns with a good a...

  • L-dawg

Swipe down after opening the screen. You'll see the sim options at the bottom: Calls/Text/Mobile data. Tap 'mobile data' and then this will launch the sim card manager. Tap mobile data again from the 'preferred sim card' list and then select the sim ...

  • L-Dawg

Depends on the usage. It has the fast-charging option which is great and you can leave it for 20/30 mins and recover up to 60-75% of the battery. It's a 3600mAh battery so will last you for a day with quite heavy usage no problem. This has reduced si...

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