Samsung launches new Galaxy A series for 2017

Samsung Philippines started its year with a winning attitude with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy A (2017) series last January 11. This new Samsung Galaxy A series comes in two variants: the Galaxy A7 and the Galaxy A5.

Encased in a metal frame and 3D glass back, the Galaxy A5 (2017) has a 5.2-inch screen and the Galaxy A7 (2017) dons a 5.7-inch display. The two devices are available in Black Sky and Gold Sand. A Blue Mist variant is also available exclusive to A7 (2017).

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Capture precious moments even in low-light with these devices’ 16MP high-resolution front and rear cameras with f/1.9 aperture. There is enough storage for your photos and files as well thanks to the phones’ 32GB internal storage, which is still expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.

The Samsung Galaxy A (2017) devices also have an IP68 certification for water- and dust-resistance. The A5 (2017) and A7 (2017) can withstand rain, sweat, sand, and dust. Both phones can be submerged in up to 1.5m of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.

Samsung A7 Insider 3

Other features of the new Samsung smartphone series are dual SIM capabilities, USB Type-C port, and Always-On Display. Enjoy long hours of use with the 3000mAh battery of the A5 (2017) and the 3600mAh of the A7 (2017).

Starting January 14, the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) will be available on Lazada for P19,990 and P23,990, respectively.

Visit to learn more about the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A series.

Words John Sosmeña


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