Samsung to launch ‘Galaxy A (2017) series’

Sun Online Desk

29th December, 2016 01:46:52 printer

Samsung to launch ‘Galaxy A (2017) series’

Samsung is taking preperation to launch the Galaxy A series (2017) and will be unveiled on January 5.


Samsung is planning to showcase the Galaxy A 2017 series in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on the date, based on photos of the invite that have been shared by Malaysian news websites, , according to reports.


The Galaxy A series is the mid-range premium one.


The new Galaxy A series is likely to be water-resistant, which could mean a big design upgrade compared to the previous phones.



Press renders of the new Galaxy A series smartphones and specifications have also leaked online.


Galaxy A3, A5 and A7 are the phones that Samsung is expected to launch, according to a German website, which has put out detailed specifications and press photos of the phones.


The A5 2017 will feature a 5.2-inch full HD display, an octa-core 1.9GHz Exynos 7880 processor along with a 16MP front camera and 16MP rear camera. Battery on the phone will be 3000mAh and it will come with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage.


Galaxy A series will have a metal frame, but no white colour option for the new phones. Samsung will stick with Black, Gold, Blue and Pink colour versions.


The basic A3 will also get the Exynos 7870 octa-core processor with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage along with a 13MP rear camera and an HD resolution Super AMOLED display.


The report also says the new phones will be available in Western Europe by mid-January.