• 5.5" (1920x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 3GB
    Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3300 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) phone has a 5.5-inch (1920x1080) Super AMOLED screen, a 13MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3300 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa with 3 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy A7 (2016) (2015)
Display5.5" 1920x1080 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery3300 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 172g (6.1oz), 151.5x74.1x7.3 mm (5.96 x 2.92 x 0.29 inches)
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Display/Body Ratio74.3%
Resolution1920x1080
Sharpness (PPI)401 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel13-MP
Aperturef/1.9
Sensor Pixel Size1.15 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3300 mAh
Talk Time17 hours
Music Playback Time78 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 615Exynos 7580 Octa
Processor ModelMSM8939
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)quad-core 1.2 & quad-core 1.5 GHz
RAM Options3GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
SAR US Head1.19 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.25 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.41 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.55 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity

Galaxy A7 (2016) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) waterproof?

No. the Galaxy A7 (2016) has not been rated as water-resistant as we do not see an IP-Rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Galaxy A7 (2016) Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy A7 (2016) does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it may be different in Abroad. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy A7 (2016) 4K?

No, the Galaxy A7 (2016) resolution of (1920x1080) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is normally defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are more variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy A7 (2016) capable of Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy A7 (2016) is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy A7 (2016) 4G-compatible?

Yes, the Galaxy A7 (2016) is a 4G-LTE handset that is rated 4G LTE cat6 (301 Mbps).

Does the Galaxy A7 (2016) operates on 5G data?

No, the Galaxy A7 (2016) does not work on 5G networks.

Does the Galaxy A7 (2016) have a USB-C connector?

No, the Galaxy A7 (2016) is not a USB-C handset.

If the battery of the Galaxy A7 (2016) removable?

No, the Galaxy A7 (2016) does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Antutu

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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