Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5, Galaxy A7 Specs, Pricing, Release Date Rumors for Samsung Galaxy A Series Surface

By Larry Ong
Larry Ong
Larry Ong
Journalist
Larry Ong is a New York-based journalist with Epoch Times. He writes about China and Hong Kong. He is also a graduate of the National University of Singapore, where he read history.
September 28, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

Details for Samsung’s upcoming smartphone series have surfaced. 

Samsung firmware and upcoming hardware tracking site SamMobile has the inside scoop that the Korean tech giant is planning to release a “Galaxy A” line that takes reference from the Galaxy Alpha’s design sensibilities. 

Galaxy Alpha features a metal frame and a sleek design, and being marketed to the more fashion conscious crowd. 

There will be three more phones joining the Galaxy Alpha in the “Galaxy A” series, namely, the Galaxy A3, Galaxy A5, and Galaxy A7.

All these phones are expected to feature a metal construct and a similar design to the Galaxy Alpha. 

Specs wise, the Galaxy A3 will feature a 4.8-inch, 960 x 540p display, a 1.2Ghz Qualcomm processor, Adreno 306 GPU, 1GB of RAM, 5GB of internal storage, as well as a 7 mega-pixel rear and 5 mega-pixel front camera with 1080p video recording capabilities. 

The Galaxy A5 has a 5-inch Super AMOLED HD display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor, 16GB of internal storage, a 13 mega-pixel rear and 5 mega-pixel front camera, and a 2,330 mAh battery. 

Finally, the Galaxy A7 is rumored to have LTE connectivity and a 5.5-inch screen

All “Galaxy A” phones should run the Android 4.4.4. KitKat OS. 

In terms of pricing, the Galaxy A3 should cost around $350 to $400; the Galaxy A5 about $400 to $450; and the Galaxy A7 at about $450 to $500. 

SamMobile notes that all three devices should be out in Q3, 2014

Larry Ong
Journalist
Larry Ong is a New York-based journalist with Epoch Times. He writes about China and Hong Kong. He is also a graduate of the National University of Singapore, where he read history.