Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) 16GB Black

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) 16GB Black Sim Free cheap
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All batteries will degrade over time. Our technicians will check for poor battery health and battery faults. These will be replaced if they are performing poorly.

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Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017), 16GB - Black (SIM Free/ Unlocked)

What's in the Box:

  • Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) ,16GB - Black (SIM Free/ Unlocked)
  • Mains Adapter
  • MicroUSB Charging Cable
  • User Manual

Handtec delivers the Galaxy A3 (2017) sports a 4.7-inch Super AMOLED display with HD resolution, along with fingerprint sensor and USB Type-C port. It delivers elegance in its purest form. The Samsung A3 is crafted with minimalism in mind, it's highly resistant rear 3D Glass and matchless 4.7-inch display soldered together flawlessly to provide an impeccable design.

Comprehensive Device Management
Samsung Galaxy A3 is engineered with Knox Mobile Enrollment that allows IT admins great control when configuring and managing devices in large volumes. Keep productivity running at optimal levels. The Galaxy A3 features a micro SD Card slot and dual-SIM performance, so it can securely store and flexibly manage growing streams of business data up to 256GB. Enjoy greater creative control to make the visual storytelling much more brilliant. Optimize portraits or spice up color tones with instant camera filters to enhance the quality of your favorite photos.

Water & Dust Resistant
This device is engineered with smart innovation to help maximize the workflow. Samsung A3 is equipped with IP68 certification the Galaxy A3 is protected against water and dust to get on with the business regardless of whatever environment the users are. IP68 certified which means that an accidental drop in water is unlikely to cause damage. The waterproof feature often seems to be reserved for top-range devices but things have changed this year because Samsung has decided to introduce its A3 models with a waterproof feature at a reasonable price.

Main Features:

  • With "always on display" clock and calendar are always in sight for whenever the users need them
  • Secure Folder keeps selected apps and sensitive data locked down and separate from the regular content on the device
  • Seamless balance and signature performance along with up to 256GB of expandable storage you can store even more of the precious memories and music
  • Samsung A3 is equipped with a 13MP rear camera that brings images to life
  • it features Samsung Knox based fingerprint technology allows to access critical business data and log in to the online accounts swiftly and securely
  • Samsung A3 is equipped with IP68 certificate enabling Water-resistant feature
  • It is a lightweight phone with crisp and attractive design

Innovative Design With A Large Display
Samsung A3 2017 has got the Intelligent design made from a durable blend of metal and glass. Its slim body grips well in the hand so it can be used more comfortably while its large Super AMOLED display delivers superior detail. Samsung A3's Design is the one that everyone is a delight to hold. Sitting flush with the 3D curved back, the absence of any camera protrusion allows for a smooth and symmetrical design from all angles.

Long Battery Life
When lighting isn’t great, the quality is affected but users shall be satisfied with the results for a camera of this device. It has good battery life and one of the A3’s main strengths is its battery life. The battery capacity is also improved as compare to last year model now it supports a 2,350 mAh battery capacity which was 2,300 mAh before. With the longer battery life get the most from this device even with heavy usage.

Impressively Vivid Design
The Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) blends style, revolutionary features, and functionality into one affordable package. It's crisp 4.7-inch Super AMOLED display brings images and movies to life while the 13-megapixel camera helps you capture sharp photos and HD videos. The A3’s sleek, water and dust resistant design makes it a pleasure to hold and use, and with impressive hardware below the surface, the Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is a phone that truly pulls no punches.

Defence-Grade Security With Knox 2.7
Samsung Knox 2.7 provides defence-grade security from the moment when the device is powered on. Its multi-layered mobile security platform shields business data from malicious threats in real-time while its integrated work container that keeps business data secured. Samsung Knox is the certified mobile security solution governments and major enterprises around the world trust to handle their confidential business data and safeguards their business operations. Samsung Knox based fingerprint technology allows to access critical business data and log in to the online accounts swiftly and securely. It also saves from having to log in every time with one-time authentication.

High-Performance Camera
The Samsung Galaxy A3 is engineered with a powerful 13MP rear camera and advanced autofocus system to capture fast, clear photos with great accuracy, detail and high-resolution. From whiteboard documents in low-lit conference rooms to barcodes in dark warehouse, users will get the image results you need. Sharpen up the selfies with its 8MP front camera and the floating camera button, snapping a selfie on the Galaxy A3 captures in richer detail and more outstanding colors, so users can always look great in every pose.

The Samsung Galaxy A3 is a handset for those after a compact phone, one on an affordable contract, or a device that can be bought SIM-free without anxiety-inducing cost. The Galaxy A3 (2017) is such an exciting phone. Sometimes its time taking a photo in order to get the best lighting but on the whole, the photos are good and details are captured well.

Technical Specifications:

Network Features:

  • Network type - GSM/HSPA/LTE
  • 2G bands - GSM 850/900/1800/1900
  • 3G bands - HSDPA 850/900/1900/2100
  • 4G bands - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)
  • Speed - HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • GPRS - Yes
  • EDGE - Yes

Physical Features:

  • Device dimensions - 135.4 x 66.2 x 7.9mm (5.33 x 2.61 x 0.31in)
  • Weight - 138g (4.87oz)
  • SIM - Single Nano SIM
  • Samsung Pay - Yes
  • IP68 certified - Yes, dust/waterproof over 1.5 meters and 30 minutes

Display Features:

  • Screen type - Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Screen size - 4.7 inches
  • Display Resolution - 720 x 1280 pixels (~312 ppi pixel density)
  • Multitouch - Yes
  • Protection - Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Always-on display - Yes

Software Features:

  • Operating System - Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Chipset Exynos - 7870 Octa
  • CPU - Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU - Mali-T830

Storage Features:

  • Internal storage - 16 GB
  • Onboard memory - 2 GB RAM
  • Card slot - Yes, microSD, up to 256 GB

Camera Features:

  • Primary camera - 13 MP, f/1.9, autofocus, LED flash
  • Secondary camera - 8 MP, f/1.9
  • Other camera features - Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama
  • Video - 1080p@30fps

Audio Features:

  • Alert types - Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
  • Loudspeaker - Yes
  • 3.5mm jack - Yes
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic - Yes

Connectivity Features:

  • WLAN Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth - v4.2, A2DP, LE
  • GPS - Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/BDS
  • NFC - Yes
  • Radio - FM radio
  • USB - v2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Extended Features:

  • Sensors Fingerprint - (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
  • Messaging - SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
  • Browser - HTML5
  • Java- No
  • ANT+ support - Yes

Battery Features:

  • Battery type - Non-removable
  • Battery cell type - Li-Ion
  • Battery capacity - 2350mAh battery
  • Talk time - Up to 17 h (3G)
  • Music play - Up to 55 h

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