The Umidigi A7 comes in as a cheaper alternative to the top of the line Umidigi A7 Pro. It does a good job of not being too far off. It offers a very similar package with some key changes that are worthy of cognizance. Details of the Umidigi A7 specs and price featured in this article is geared towards helping you make your purchase decision. You may also be interested in Umidigi A7s and Umidigi A9.
UmiDigi A7 Key Specs & Features
- 6.49-inch LTPS Display, 1560 x 720 Pixels
- Stock Android 10
- 4GB RAM
- Octa-core MediaTek Helio P20 Processor
- 64GB Built-in Storage, With SD-Card Support up to 256GB
- 16MP + 8MP + 5MP + 5MP Quad Rear Camera
- 16MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Sensor (Rear Mounted)
- 4150 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The design on the Umidigi A7 is identical to that of its more premium sibling. However, it bears entirely different color options which include Midnight Green and Space Grey. It’s also slightly higher than the A7 pro.
The rear of the Umidigi A7 is home to a square camera module housing a quad-camera setup and also and LED flash. You will also find a capacitive fingerprint sensor and the Umidigi branding, which indicates its an Umidigi smartphone.
Flip this smartphone over to get a front view and you will discover a 6.49 inch LTPS display with a resolution of 1560 x 720 pixels. This display features a teardrop notch which houses its front-facing camera. Please note that this display is slightly higher than the 6.3-inch display on the Umidigi A7 Pro.
The camera department also bears a very identical setup. The only difference here is the drop in the capacity of the ultrawide camera, dropped from a 16MP sensor to an 8MP sensor. Aside from that, all other features are the same.
Other cameras in its rear camera setup include a 16MP primary camera with an aperture of f/1.8, a 5MP depth camera, and a 5MP macro camera capable of taking photos of objects 2CM from the lens. This setup is capable of shooting 1080p and 720p videos at 30fps.
Selfies on this Android smartphone are manned by a single 16MP camera with an aperture of f/2.0. This camera is also capable of shooting 720p and 1080p videos at 30fps.
Hardware and Software
Speaking on hardware, the Umidigi A7 falls in a category that isn’t far from its more premium sibling. However, there are disparities in its processor and storage variants.
For starters, we have an octa-core MediaTek P20 processor on here as opposed to the slightly Octa-core MediaTek Helio P23 processor. It also cuts down on storage variants, it does away with the 128GB variant and offers only a 64GB option instead.
You also get an ARM Mali-T880 MP2 graphics processing unit and a non-removable 4150mAh battery. Please note that the charging capacity on this mobile phone is capped at 10W.
The Umidigi A7 features a 3.5mm headphone jack, a USB type-c port, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 4.0.
Internet connectivity is capped at 4G LTE, this means users won’t be able to access 5G support on this smartphone.
Umidigi A7 Price and Availability
Umidigi A7 price starts around $107. The A7 costs around 54,504 Naira in Nigeria, 15,551 KSh in Kenya, and 831 GHC in Ghana.
The Umidig A7 is currently available for purchase from leading online retail stores. It comes in Midnight Green and Space Grey.
Umidigi A7 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Umidigi A7:
- Platform: Android 10
- Processor: Octa-core MediaTek Helio P20 (4x Cortex-A53, 2.3GHz & 4x Cortex-A53, 1.64GHz)
- GPU: ARM Mali-T880 MP2
- Memory: 4GB RAM
- Colours: Midnight Green, Space Grey
- Dimension: 77.6 x 163.7 x 8.7 mm
- Weight: 228 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 6.49-inch LTPS Display, FHD, 1560 x 720 pixels
- Screen Protection: –
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 16MP (Primary) f/1.8 + 8MP (Ultrawide) + 5MP (Depth) + 5MP (Macro) 2cm macro distance
- Rear Camera Features: Ultra wide-angle mode, Steady handheld night photography, AI scenes detection, Macro mode, Portrait mode, Panorama mode, HDR, AI Beautify, Ultra wide-angle edge distortion correction, Dual LED flash, Face recognition, Real-time filters, 1080p, 720p video recording, 30fps
- Front Camera: 16MP Camera, f/2.0, 1080p, 720p video recording, 30fps, AI Beautify, Selfie countdown, Face recognition
- Built-in Storage: 64GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256GB
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: B2 /B3 /B5 /B8
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: B1 /2 /4 /5 /6 /8 /19
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: B1 /2 /3 /4 /5 /7 /8 /12 /13 /17 /18 /19 /20 /26 /28A /28B /B66
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: –
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi Direct / Wi-Fi Display
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.0
- NFC: –
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: Yes, USB Type-C
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: –
- Push Emails: –
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC +, MP3, AMR – NB and WB, APE, WAV
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: –
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Beidou
- Maps: –
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear Mounted)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: –
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: –
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: –
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: –
- Battery: 4150 mAh Non-Removable Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: 10W Fast Charging Capacity