Page 5 : Work Performance, Battery Life & Recharging Performance
Work Performance : PCMark
We tested the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7‘s performance using PCMark, which simulates work applications like web browing, playing video, writing text and editing photos.
|Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)||ASUS ZenFone 3||honor 5C||OPPO F1s|
|Work Performance Score
The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7 is not the fastest smartphone in this comparison, particularly in the Web Browsing and Writing tests. However, it came up tops in the Video Playback test. Overall, it was a decent, if unspectacular performer, in this benchmark.
Battery Life – PCMark
We then tested the 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7‘s battery performance using PCMark. It basically ran the PCMark work tests until its battery capacity dropped to 20%.
The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7 lasted an astounding 12 hours on the PCMark stress test on its 3,600 mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (Amazon) is the only Samsung smartphone to comes close to its battery life, and that’s because it has a 5,000 mAh battery.
In our real world experience, we had no problem using it for a full day with light loads.
Battery Recharging Performance
The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7‘s remarkable battery life is thanks to its 3,600 mAh battery, which is about 9% larger than the 2016 model. But does it take much longer to recharge? Let’s find out!
The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7 supports quick charging, and even comes with a 15 W fast adaptive charger. Our tests showed that the Galaxy A7 will recharge from 18% to 100% in just 100 minutes (1 hours and 40 minutes). This is very good performance, with an incredible battery life : recharging ratio of 7.2 : 1.
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- 1. Page 1 : The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7 Review, Specifications, Unboxing
- 2. Page 2 : The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7 Quick Tour & Key Features
- 3. Page 3 : Initial Setup, Ergonomics, Available Memory & Storage, Cameras
- 4. Page 4 : The 2017 Samsung Galaxy A7 Camera & Video Recording Performance
- 5. Page 5 : Work Performance, Battery Life & Recharging Performance
- 6. Page 6 : Overall & Gaming Performance, Verdict & Award