Galaxy A7 (2017)

SM-A720FZKAXFA
Galaxy A7 (2017) is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 5.
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Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory

Water Resistant

Water Resistant

Camera Technology

Camera Technology

5.7" (144.3mm)

Size (Main Display)

Simply
elegant

Elegance in its purest form. Crafted with minimalism in mind for maximum enjoyment its highly resistant rear 3D Glass and optimal 5.7” display fuse together flawlessly to provide a remarkably seamless design.

5.7 inch Display Size5.7” Display
Front view of the Galaxy A7 (2017) to highlight its uniform design.

Uniform
all around

Design that is a delight to hold. Sitting perfectly level with the rear casing the absence of any camera protrusion allows for uniformaly smooth and symmetrical design from all angles.

Side view of two Galaxy A devices in motion to form the shape of an ‘A’.
Front and side view of the Galaxy A7 (2017) to highlight its uniform design with zero protrusion.
Side view of the Galaxy A7 (2017) to highlight its uniform design with zero protrusion.

Coloured by nature

Set trends rather than follow them. All four available muted colour tones are named after
natural elements to appeal more to the senses and blend harmoniously with its overall design.

*Availability of colours may vary by country.

  • Various color options for the Galaxy A7 (2017).Black Sky
  • Various color options for the Galaxy A7 (2017).Gold Sand
  • Various color options for the Galaxy A7 (2017).Peach Cloud
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Capture richer stories

Grant your photos the added depth and detail they deserve thanks to its powerful 16 MP camera.
And with its speedy and accurate Auto Focus, you’ll be able to capture unforgettable moments before they get away.

Close up of the Galaxy A7 (2017) rear camera.

Expand
your creativity

Enjoy greater creative control to make your visual storytelling much more brilliant.
Optimise portraits or spice up colour tones with a set of preset camera filters to enhance your favourite photos.

*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A7 (2017).

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Food image as shown taken with the Galaxy A7 (2017) without the Food Mode function.
Food image as shown taken with the Galaxy A7 (2017) using the Food Mode filter.

Capture life in
optimal light

With its 16 MP front camera and bright display that doubles as a flash you capture sharper results even in low-light conditions. It also features a floating shutter optimised for better grip so images stay blur-free.

*On-screen image taken with Galaxy A7 (2017).

Selfie image of three women taken in low-light to show the advanced camera functionality of the Galaxy A7 (2017).

Safeguarded for the unexpected

Reliable protection so you can keep up with life wherever it takes you. Equipped with IP68 to withstand the elements it shields out everything from liquids to dust in most situations.

Image shows the highly water-resistant capabilities of the Galaxy A7 (2017) thanks to its IP68 rating.
IP68

*Can be immersed in 1.5 meters of water for up to 30mins.

Powered for
serious users

Power up quick with no time wasted. With longer battery life for even heavy usage and
less time required for charging you can get on with more important day to day essentials.

Improved performance with upgraded 3600 mAh battery.

Pack more in

Seamless balance, signature performance. With up to 256 GB of expandable storage you can store even more of your favourite multimedia while enhanced dual SIM performance provides greater flexibility when travelling.

*Performance specifications may vary by country.

Two Galaxy A devices with motion of sim card coming out.
SD Card slot for the Galaxy A7 (2017).

View in an instant

Get the essentials without even waking up your phone so you preserve time and power.
With Always On Display your clock and calendar are always in sight for whenever you need them.

  • View the date and time in an instant on the Galaxy A7 (2017) with Always on Display.
  • View the time in an instant on the Galaxy A7 (2017) with Always on Display.
  • View the date and time instantly across different time zones on the Galaxy A7 (2017) with Always on Display.

Safe and
sound

Secure Folder keeps selected apps and sensitive data locked down and separate from the regular contents on your device. It also saves you from having to log in every time with one time authentication.

All within reach

All within
reach

Peace of mind you can count on. Back up, upgrade and sync your data across all your Galaxy devices so everything is right where you need it. Even better, every Samsung Cloud account comes with 15 GB of storage.

Galaxy A device held in hand and top partial view of the left bottom corner of a notebook.
Galaxy A device held in hand and top partial view of the left bottom corner of a notebook.

Works both ways

Thanks to its reversible plug orientation USB Type-C cable goes to work whichever way you plug it in to your device. This means you can enjoy hassle-free charging without worrying which side is up.

Galaxy A device and micro USB cable.
Galaxy A device and micro USB cable.
  • 5.7" (144.3mm) Size (Main Display)
  • CMOS 16.0 MP Main Camera - Resolution
  • 186 Weight (g)
  • 3600 Standard Battery Capacity (mAh)
  • Up to 59 Audio Playback Time (Hours)
  • 1.9GHz CPU Speed
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My kind of perfect this is by far the best Samsung phone I have owed. I some how always find a fault with my previous devices and was considering changing over until I heard about the a5 2017. its everything I needed so far. Samsung is by far the most user friendly phone I have owned. the camera is amazing the features are great and so much more.
Date published: 2018-02-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The samsung GA7 The smartphone is very good its like a better version of the s7 line ,the bigger 5.7"display. It has features of a affordable pure flagship,were it has its place in the best smartphone list. This is the best smartphone in the galaxy A series and I would like to have one.With a bigger display at 5.7" giving you a better experience using the smartphone in gaming and in watching videos.With also the possibility of the samsung VR experience ,its a great flagship.Take selfies in any atmosphere with the IP68 water and dust resistance + a 16mp selfie and 16mp rear camera.
Date published: 2017-07-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from almost a flagship its that good the A series have come along way, it now features most of the flagships qualities of the S series of Samsung phones but for alot cheaper, water resitant design, finger print scanner, amazing battery life and a gorgeous 1080p amoled screen round out the package, love the side facing speakers, camera quality is also very good for the price, by far the best midrange phone you can get today
Date published: 2017-05-31
Rated 4 out of 5 by from this product has great features. the specifications and benefits of this product is exquisite. indeed it is elegant and a better version.
Date published: 2017-03-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from this product has great features. the specifications and benefits of this product is exquisite. indeed it is elegant and a better version.
Date published: 2017-03-12
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Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notification and may vary per country, please check in store for more details.

Dimension: Size and weight may vary by the device's configuration and manufacturing process.

Network band: The bandwidths supported by the device may vary depending on the region or service provider.

Memory size: User memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the phones features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the mobile phone operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.

*External Memory may be used to store media (photos, video, and music files) but application storage on external device may be limited or unavailable on certain handset models.
*Features - Some Samsung Health/Fitness applications and related software is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease.
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Notice to our customers - safe battery use
(certain Mobile devices don’t have removable back covers and customer removable batteries - In this case the battery is a Service replaceable part and not a customer replaceable part and special tools are required).
In case of repair, Devices without removable batteries should be booked with a Samsung Authorised Service Centre. Please purchase Samsung-branded batteries from reputable and approved sellers to ensure the batteries are not counterfeit.

Use only Samsung-approved accessories. Using unapproved accessories will not be covered by the warranty, and may cause performance problems and malfunctions as well as damage the device.

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