Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) clears FCC certification, likely to launch soon

The Galaxy A7 (2018) is expected to come with infinity display, glass back, and dual cameras on the front.

  • Published: September 4, 2018 1:38 PM IST

We have been hearing about the Galaxy A7 (2018) smartphone since October 2017, and have also come across leaked features and 3D renders. However, the launch was likely delayed for some reason. Now, it seems like Samsung could be finally be ready to launch the Galaxy A7 (2018) as the smartphone has allegedly cleared FCC certification.

Spotted by 91Mobiles, the Galaxy A7 (2018) has been certified with model number SM-A750GN/DS. The listing also reveals connectivity options – GSM, WCDMA, LTE, Bluetooth ANT+, GPS and NFC. However, the listing does not reveal any other specifications or features of the smartphone. But considering that it has cleared FCC certification, the launch could be just around the corner.

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Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) rumored specifications and features

As mentioned above, the Galaxy A7 (2018) has been spotted in Geekbench listing revealing key specifications. The previous leak hinted at model number SM-A730, whereas the latest one was spotted with model number SM-A750GN/DS. If it is the same device with different model number, it may boast a 6-inch full HD+ Infinity Display with 18:9 aspect ratio.

The Geekbench listing also revealed an in-house Exynos 7885 SoC paired with 6GB of RAM, but the new model could be powered by a Snapdragon chipset. In the photography department, a dual camera setup on the front, and a single rear camera is expected on the Galaxy A7 (2018).

We have also come across 3D renders in the past that have revealed front and back glass design, infinity display, USB Type-C port and a dedicated Bixby button on the left. With NFC connectivity on board, the smartphone could also support Samsung Pay feature. But we doubt about MST technology as it has been exclusive to flagship models. On the software front, the Galaxy A7 (2018) is likely to run Android 8.1 Oreo with Samsung Experience UI on top.

  • Published Date: September 4, 2018 1:38 PM IST