Samsung Galaxy A Series gets 2016 Edition handsets. Korean phone maker Samsung has announced the next generation Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 smartphones. These phones will be available (pricing unknown) for Chinese markets from mid-December 2015. Global roll out is also expected in near future.
The 2016 Edition of Galaxy A series phones sports a premium design with improved camera along with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS). The Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 also sports Finger Print sensor and Supports Samsung Pay for mobile payments.
The Galaxy A3 (2016) Specs include 4.7-Inch Super AMOLED Display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, 1.5GHz Quad Core Processor and 1.5GB RAM. It has 16GB of onboard storage with MicroSD card slot that support up to 128GB. It has 134.5 x 65.2 x 7.3 mm, weighs 132 grams and houses 2300 mAh battery inside. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS and has connectivity options like 4G-LTE, WI-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, ANT+, Bluetooth V4.1, MicroUSB V2.0, NFC (UICC), 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
The Galaxy A5 (2016) Specs include 5.2-Inch 1080p Super AMOLED Display with 1.6GHz Octa Core Processor and 2GB RAM inside. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS and has 16GB of expandable storage memory (up to 128GB via MicroSD Card). It has 5MP selfie camera and 13MP main camera on the back with LED Flash and Optical Image Stabilization. The mobile has dimensions of 144.8 x 71. x 7.3 mm, weighs 155 grams and includes 2900 mAh battery with fast charging capabilities. It also has finger print sensor and supports 4G-LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetotoh V4.1, ANT+, MicroUSB V2.0, NFC (UICC, eSE), GPS and 3.5mm Audio Jack.
The Galaxy A7 (2016) Specifications include 5.5-Inch Super AMOLED Display with Full HD (1920 x 1080) resolution. It has 1.6GHz octa core SoC and is backed by 3GB RAM. It has 16GB of internal storage and is further expandable up to 128GB using MicroSD Card. Other specifications include 5MP selfie camera with F/1.9 Aperture and 13MP main shooter on the back with OIS, F/1.9 Aperture, LED Flash and Auto Focus capabilities. This cell phone has measurements of 151.5 x 74.1 x 7.3 mm and weighs 172 Grams. It has powerful 3300 mAH battery with fast charging. Connectivity options are the same as the Galaxy A5 (2016) model.