Samsung Galaxy A7 successor with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 3GB RAM gets certified in China

Samsung Galaxy A7 SM-A7100

We had already seen the new Samsung Galaxy A7 (SM-A7100) smartphone in several benchmark listings, now the smartphone has been certified on TENAA (Via) in China. It shows the design of the smartphone for the first time, which is similar to the Galaxy S6 series with a glass back and curved sides with a metal frame. Even though it has the same 5.5-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display present in first Galaxy A7, the successor has a slightly curved glass on the front.

As we already know, it comes in two variants, one is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 615 SoC, while the other version is powered by an Octa-Core Exynos 7580 processor.

New Samsung Galaxy A7 rumored specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display
  • 1.5GHz Octa-Core Exynos 7580 processor with Mali-T720 GPU / 1.7GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with Adreno 405 GPU
  • 3GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop)
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Dimensions: 151.5 × 73.95 × 6.95mm; Weight: 155 grams
  • 4G LTE / 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS/ GLONASS

The New Samsung Galaxy A7 comes in Golden color, according to the listing, but it is expected to come in several other colors as well. We can expect the smartphone to go official soon.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

Srivatsan Sridhar is a Mobile Technology Enthusiast who is passionate about Mobile phones and Mobile apps. He uses the phones he reviews as his main phone. You can follow him on Twitter and Instagram