Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) Appears On GeekBench Packing the Unannounced Exynos 7885 Chip

by Jed John 0

Samsung’s A series is known as a mid-range series but are always adorned with premium designs. The global market leader traditionally releases the Galaxy A series models towards the end of the year. In this case, the Galaxy A7 2018 and A5 2018 are already seen to be in the works. Not too long ago, the Galaxy A8 2018 appeared on GFXBench revealing its specs. Right now, the Galaxy A8 2018 has appeared on yet another benchmark app – Geekbench database.Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)

The major highlight of the listing is that the upcoming Galaxy A7 with model number SM-A730F will launch with an Exynos 7885 chipset. The Exynos 7885 is yet to be announced but a previously leaked appearance details the chipset as a 14nm octa-core processor with 2 Cortex- A73 cores + 6 Cortex-A53 cores. The processor is accompanied by a Mali-G71 GPU. The Galaxy A7 2018 is also listed with a 6GB RAM which is quite a surprise inclusion on a mid-range Samsung phone. There is also an Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS on board.

As for the Geekbench score, the device posted a 1490 score on the single core test and 4172 points on the multi-core test. This score places the Exynos 7885 chip on par with Qualcomm’s mid-range Snapdragon chipsets. The A7 (2018) was earlier tipped to launch adorning a Snapdragon 660 version in addition to the Exynos 7885 variant. There is no word yet as to when the model will go official.

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