Samsung Electronics today announced the launch of the 2016 edition of the highly successful Galaxy A smart phones showcasing a perfect blend of unmatched style and latest features. Equipped with sophisticated glass and metal design, an advanced camera and long-lasting battery; the dual-sim Galaxy A7 (2016) and Galaxy A5 (2016) have been designed keeping in mind the young consumers who wish to express their individuality.

Samsung Galaxy A7
Samsung Galaxy A7

Mr. Manu Sharma, Director, Mobiles Business, Samsung India Electronics said, “At Samsung, we are committed to continued innovation, inspired by the deep understanding and insights from our wide range of consumers. Continuing the Galaxy A legacy in India, the Galaxy A7 (2016) and the Galaxy A5 (2016) come with a stunning glass and  metal design and Flagship like features such as enhanced camera, long lasting battery space with fast charging capability and a powerful Octa-Core processor that can tackle heavy usage.”


Harmonious premium design with metal and glass

The design of Galaxy A7 (2016) and the Galaxy A5 (2016) is a perfect fusion of glass and metal. The seamless combination gives the smart phones a stylish look and feel that adds to the consumer’s style quotient. The smart phones provide an immersive viewing experience with a large Full HD sAMOLED screen while the narrow 2.7mm bezel ensures the overall size of the Smartphone is very comfortable to hold.

Capture crystal clear moments

The Galaxy A7 (2016) and the Galaxy A5 (2016) comes armed with a 13MP rear and 5MP front camera, both with f1.9 aperture, that allows users to capture bright and clear photos even in low light conditions. The camera also comes with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) to ensure blur free photographs.

Clicking the perfect selfie has also been made easy. The front camera incorporates features such as Palm Gesture selfie, Wide angle selfie and Beautifying effects to help people take great looking selfies or groupfies

Convenience for people who are on-the-go

In an age where time matters more than ever, the Galaxy A7 (2016) and the Galaxy A5 (2016) incorporate features that help consumers do the most. The Galaxy A7 (2016) & Galaxy A5 (2016)  now come with a powerful & long lasting 3,300  mAh & 2900 mAh battery respectively,  which ensures that the smart phone  keeps up with the user’s  energetic and fast paced lifestyle. In addition to increased battery capacity, both the smart phones also contain a fast-charging feature.


Samsung Galaxy A5
Samsung Galaxy A5


Substance with style

To enable consumers to do more, both the Galaxy A7 (2016) and the Galaxy A5 (2016) have a powerful Octa-core processor. This ensures that the smart phones handle day to day tasks with ease for a fast and smooth multi-tasking experience. Additionally, the enhanced LTE Cat6 network capability ensures blazing fast downlink (up to 300 Mbps) and uplink (up to 50 Mbps) speeds. In addition, the Galaxy A7 (2016) & Galaxy A5 (2016) come equipped with an easy to use fingerprint sensor technology, ensuring quick and secure access at all times.

Price and availability

 The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) is priced at INR 33,400 while Galaxy A5 (2016) is available at an attractive price of INR 29,400. Both the models are available in 3 attractive colours- Gold, Black & White.