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Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)
Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)

Informr score
The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) currently has an Informr score of 7.3 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 28 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.2 GHz
2.2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
24+ MP, f/1.7
24+ MP, f/1.7
3300 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Gadgets 360
Gadgets 360

The Galaxy A7 (2018) is the first Galaxy smartphone with a triple camera setup, and the different sensors do help you to get better shots in different situations. Despite the comparatively small 3300mAh battery, this phone manages to deliver good battery life thanks to its efficient processor. The g...

- Aditya Shenoy, Gadgets 360
Fortress of Solitude
Fortress of Solitude

In a tough mid-range market, the Samsung Galaxy A7 stands out amongst the pack with its brilliant 6" screen that delivers quality imagery. If not for a few mixed results, it would stand atop of the pile without question.

- Evan Saunders, Fortress of Solitude
Tech Advisor
Tech Advisor

You get one of the best screens on a phone at this price, a side mounted fingerprint scanner and a versatile set of cameras with generally decent performance. However, there are some downsides that mean you should also consider some rivals like the Moto G7 Plus and Honor Play. Performance isn't amaz...

- Chris Martin, Tech Advisor

If you’re looking for a budget device with gorgeous display, it’s hard to go wrong with the A7. Software is still something of a mixed bag compared to stock Android, and it would have been nice to see support for USB-C or wireless charging, but the triple-lens camera and respectable price point make...

- Mike Brown, Pocket-lint

The A7 was let down by poorly optmised software but that’s something Samsung can fix with an update. With a package as powerful as the A7, the device should have been a home run but it fell short of third base. That said, it is a step in the right direction if Samsung is looking to differentiate the...

- Nur Jeevan Guna Segar, TechENT

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Samsung backs up the Galaxy A7 (2018) with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

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Screen Size

The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)'s screen size is 6.0 inches with 1080 x 2220 pixels resolution.

2.2 GHz

There is a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa core 2.2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 8.0 Oreo (Update Available: 9.0 Pie) operating system (OS).

24+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 24+ MP, f/1.7 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 24+ megapixels resolution.

64/128 GB

Internal memory is 64/128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 3300 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 1140 minutes, 840 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Galaxy A7 (2018) Specs

Release Date October 31, 2018
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 8.0 Oreo (Update Available: 9.0 Pie)

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Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa core 2.2 GHz
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
RAM 4/6 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.335 W/kg
Body: 1.425 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Headphones, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB Micro-USB 2.0
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
24+ Megapixels, f/1.7
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, Second camera(8 MP, f/2.4, 120° ultra wide), Third camera (5 MP, f/2.2)
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
24+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
Aperture f/2.0
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology Super AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2220 pixels
Pixel Density 411 pixels
Size 6.0 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 3300 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Up to 1020 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 840 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Up to 840 minutes
Talk Time Up to 1140 minutes
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Glass
Colors Blue, Black, Gold, Pink
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.98 x 7.68 x 0.75 cm (6.3 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 168 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): Samsung SM-A750F
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