Launched today in Brazilian territory, the Galaxy A7 (2018) and Galaxy Watch LTE make a beautiful addition to the mobile segment
THE Samsung launched, at an event held today (13), its newest smartphone for the Brazilian market. With three cameras, the Galaxy A7 (2018) reaches the intermediate segment with a lot of focus on photography and even a side fingerprint reader. In addition to it, the company took advantage of the event to launch the Galaxy Watch LTE, the new smartwatch with 4G connection. Check out all the details about the launches:
Galaxy A7 is a premium intermediary
With a 6.0-inch Super AMOLED display and Full HD + resolution (2220 x 1080 pixels), the new smartphone from Samsung enough to please fans of intermediate devices with an extra gas.
In Brazil, the Galaxy A7 (2018) arrive in two versions. The first, which has 4 GB of RAM, will have internal storage of 64 GB. The second version, in turn, will have the same 4 GB of RAM, but with 128 GB of internal storage. It is worth noting that in both models it will be possible to use a microSD card of up to 512 GB for expansion – the chip drawer is not hybrid.
The Exynos 7885 processor, from Samsung, be present in both versions of the new Galaxy A7 (2018). This chip, which is intermediate, has eight cores running at up to 2.2 GHz. It is still uncertain how economical the smartphone will be, since the battery that comes with it has a capacity of 3,300 mAh.
A differential of this device in relation to the others launched by the brand is the presence of a fingerprint sensor on the side of the smartphone. Similar to what we saw on Motorola's Moto Z3 Play, for example, the Galaxy A7 (2018) tends to be a little better because it is built into the on / off button on the device. Oh, and, the new smartphone also allows you to unlock it using facial recognition.
According to the manufacturer, the device also allows the use of resources such as Dual Messenger, which serves to duplicate some messaging applications. In addition, the Samsung Health – which monitors the user's health – the Secure Folder – which helps protect personal files – and the personal assistant Bixby are present in this launch.
Three rear cameras, lots of photos
Being the main highlight of the new intermediary, the set of three rear cameras promises a unique experience when it comes to capturing images. The main camera, which is responsible for traditional photographs, has 24 MP resolution and f / 1.7 aperture.
Is the second camera in the Galaxy A7 (2018)However, it has the function of taking pictures at angles of up to 120, since the lens is wide-angle. In this case, the image resolution drops to 8 MP, and the aperture is only f / 2.4.
Finally, we have the last rear camera, which aims to capture photos with the effect bokeh – also known as portrait mode. With the function of dynamic focus, the 5 MP camera and f / 2.2 aperture promises to take a step further for this type of photography.
Moving to the front of the Galaxy A7 (2018), we only have one camera for selfies. With 24 MP and f / 2.0 aperture, it stands out for being accompanied by an adjustable flash and features like ?Selfie Focus? for portrait mode.
Another resource present in the front camera and it is worth mentioning that of ?Professional lighting?. Here, we have the possibility to instantly change the photo with image techniques that simulate professional studio photography.
Below, you can see the main technical details of the Galaxy A7 (2018):
|Screen||6.0 FHD + (10802220)|
|Camera||Rear: Triple camera 24MP AF (F1.7) Wide angle: 8MP (F2.4), 120 Depth: 5MP (F2.2)|
|Front: 24MP FF (F2.0)|
|Dimensions and weight||159.8 x 76.8 x 7.5 mm, 168g|
|Processor||Exynos 7885, octa-core running at 2.2GHz|
|Memory and storage||4GB of RAM with 64 internal storage or 4GB of RAM with 128 internal storage. Expandable memory with microSD up to 512 GB|
|Operational system||Android 8.0 Oreo|
|Network||LTE Cat.6, 2CA|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac (2.4 / 5GHz), VHT80, Bluetooth v 5.0 (LE at 2Mbps), ANT +, USB Type-B, NFC, Location (GPS, Glonass, BeiDou)|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyroscope, Geomagnetic Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor and Hall Effect Sensor|
|audio||MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA|
|Video||MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM|
Galaxy Watch LTE
Compatible with 4G technology, the new Galaxy Watch LTE – the first of Samsung here in Brazil – arrives in Brazil with the operator Live and the debut of its e-SIM chip. The new chip standard, which is present in newer smartphones such as the iPhone XS, for example, will be the new reality on the market.
O Galaxy Watch LTE, which had a variant launched in August abroad, comes in two sizes: one 42 mm and another 46 mm. In the smaller model, the available colors will be black and gold, meanwhile, the larger model only arrives in silver. It is also worth remembering that bracelets and dials will be sold separately.
One of the differentials of the smartwatch from Samsung stress monitoring. How Galaxy Watch LTE on the wrist, the user will be notified when they reach a high stress level and, consequently, receive recommendations for breathing exercises. Another highlight is the monitoring of an individual's sleep phases, which can directly influence their sleep quality.
The new Galaxy Watch 4G brings even more autonomy and experience for the user, facilitating their activities related to well-being, health, fun and organization, helping them to achieve their goals, with the best of technology, says Renato Citrini, Senior Product Manager for the mobile devices division at Samsung Brazil.
With IP68 certification, the Galaxy Watch LTE it has water resistance in depths of up to 1.5 meters. In addition, 4G smartwatch promises to last up to 80 hours without needing a battery recharge.
And finally, the new smartwatch from Samsung, that able to use technology Vivo Sync to synchronize with a smartphone and allow it to use the same 4G network, it also guarantees various types of exercise. According to the manufacturer, there are 21 new exercises and up to 39 different activities.
Availability and prices
Available in Brazil as of this week, the Galaxy A7 (2018) has an initial price of R $ 2,199 for the 64 GB version. If you want twice as much internal storage, you will need to pay R $ 2,499. Here, the colors available for the smartphone are: blue, black and copper.
Meanwhile, the Galaxy Watch LTE, which is already available in Brazil, has an initial price of R $ 2,599.00 for the 42 mm model. The 46 mm version, however, has a suggested price of R $ 2,799.00. Vivo customers can purchase the new smartwatch at stores of the operator and, for that reason, already activate the Vivo Sync feature.
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