NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 1 – Samsung Electronics has announced the release of the Galaxy A (2016) smartphones in the Kenyan market.
The Galaxy A (2016) will be available in three versions in all Samsung dealer shops including Galaxy A7, Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A3.
The retail recommended prices will be at Sh49,999, Galaxy A5 at Sh43,999 and Galaxy A3 at Sh31,999.
“At Samsung, we are committed to continued innovation, inspired by the feedback and needs of our wide range of consumers,” Samsung Electronics East Africa Jung Hyun Park Vice President said.
The Galaxy A (2016) comes in three screen size options including 5.5-inch for the A7, 5.2-inch for the A5 and 4.7-inch for the A3.
The devices will come bundled with Slim Cover and 3GB Data bundle from Safaricom.
The Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 (2016) have the fingerprint verification feature which allows the user to secure your personal content using your finger as opposed to the traditional password or secure pattern method.
Users can also enjoy extended phone usage with the Galaxy A series’ high capacity battery and high speed charging technology which reduces the charging time.
“With the introduction of the Galaxy A (2016), we took the consumer feedback on our original Galaxy A models and made thoughtful and impactful improvements offering consumers a seamless convergence of style and performance for their everyday lifestyle,” Park says.
All the Galaxy A (2016) models come with the latest 4G LTE technology hence users will be able to enjoy fast 4G speeds. Safaricom is the only operator currently offering the high-speed data technology.
The Galaxy A (2016) also comes equipped with an enhanced camera system for both brighter and clearer photos and videos.
This advanced system includes Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) to prevent image blurring, as well as a front and rear F1.9 lens to allow users to take the optimum photos in dark conditions.