Samsung has been stepping their A Game for a while now. Last year, we saw the Galaxy A8 which did wonders and this year, they unveiled their two new smartphones for the A series. Meet the Samsung Galaxy A7 and Galaxy A9, The smartphone that carries too many camera that you don’t have to even think about having a lens with you.
Samsung Galaxy A7 | A9
This time around, Samsung has emphasized more towards the Camera. Let’s start off with the Samsung Galaxy A7. The A7 packs a triple camera setup on the back. It has a primary 24MP Sensor with an aperture of f/1.7. Following that, there’s two other sensors – an ultra wide camera sensor with 8MP f/2.4 and finally a 5MP Depth Sensor with an aperture of f/2.2. On the front, Samsung has also included a 24MP camera with an aperture of f/2.0.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 on the other hand is the World’s first Quad camera smartphone to be available for the public. You get all the three camera, which is pretty much the same as the A7 on the back. But it does have one extra, that is the Telephoto camera with 10MP at f/2.4. Clearly the phone is on steroids without a doubt.
Now on to what’s under the hood. Both the Samsung Galaxy A7 and A9 has an Octa core processor clocked in at 2.2GHz. You’ll realize that the fingerprint sensor on the back is missing. Don’t worry, it’s now located at the side, masked under the power button. Other than that, the rest is pretty different.
The Samsung Galaxy A7 packs a 6.0” FHD+ Super AMOLED Display and under the hood, it comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage. As for the battery, the A7 comes with a 3,400 mAh battery that claims to last all day.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 on the other hand packs a 6.3” FHD+ Super AMOLED Display and comes with 6 or 8GB RAM and a storage configuration of 128GB which can be expanded with the help of an SD card up to 512GB. The phone has a 3,800 mAh battery and that’s pretty much it.
Pricing and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy A7 is now available for RM 1,299 and you can get it in 4 different colors – Black, Gold, Pink and Blue. Head over to the nearest Samsung Store or even get yours from their Online Store. The Samsung Galaxy A9 on the other hand has no final price but it is said to be in Malaysia next month, which is November.
Until then, stay tuned for more.