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The Samsung Galaxy A7 (2015) is an Android phablet manufactured by Samsung Electronics and released in February 2015.[1] Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016) is a successor to the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2015).

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2015)
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SeriesGalaxy A series
(Last letter varies by carrier & international models)
Compatible networks2G, 3G (UMTS/HSPA), 4G (LTE)
First releasedJanuary 12, 2015; 4 years ago (2015-01-12)
PredecessorSamsung Galaxy Alpha
SuccessorSamsung Galaxy A7 (2016)
RelatedSamsung Galaxy A3/A5/A8 (2015)
Samsung Galaxy E7
Samsung Galaxy J7
Dimensions151 mm (5.9 in) H
76.2 mm (3.00 in) W
6.3 mm (0.25 in) D
Mass141 grams (5.0 oz)
Operating systemOriginal: Android 4.4.4 "KitKat"
Current: Android 7.0 "Nougat"
System on chipDual SIM: Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
LTE: Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5430
CPUQuad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53 (LTE/3G Dual SIM model)
Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 (LTE model)
GPUDual SIM: Adreno 405
LTE: Mali-T628MP6
Memory2 GB RAM
Storage16 GB
Removable storageup to 64 GB
Batterynon-removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh
Display5.5 in (140 mm) 1920x1080 pixel (401 ppi) Full HD Super AMOLED
Gorilla Glass 4
Rear camera13 MP
Front camera5 MP
ConnectivityWLAN, Bluetooth, USB

The Samsung Galaxy A7 is not available in the United States.

Samsung Galaxy A7 rolled out the Marshmallow update on 25th of July 2016.


The Samsung Galaxy A7 was first released in January 2015. It serves as one of the successors to the Samsung Galaxy Alpha. It was released alongside the Samsung Galaxy A3 and A5. It was first released with Android 4.4.4 Kitkat, upgradeble to Android 5.0.2 Lollipop and Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. It serves as the high-end variant of the Galaxy A series. It was succeeded by the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2016).


  • Rear Camera: 13 MP
  • Front Camera: 5 MP
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 16 GB
  • Battery: non-removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh
  • Display size: 5.5 inches (diagonal)
  • Operating System: Android 4.4.4 KitKat (upgradable to 6.0.1. Marshmallow)
  • Weight: 141 g
  • Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
  • CPU: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53 (LTE/3G Dual SIM model) / Quad-core 1.8 Cortex-A15 GHz & quad-core 1.3 Cortex-A7 GHz (LTE model)
  • Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 (LTE/3G Dual SIM model) / Exynos 5 Octa 5430 (LTE model)
  • GPU: Adreno 405, Mali-T628 MP6
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
  • Bluetooth: v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
  • GPS: A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (market dependant)
  • USB: microUSB v2.0, OTG
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity, compass, light sensor