Samsung has launched two new smartphones in its mid-ranged “Galaxy J7 2017 series” in India today. Check out the Galaxy J7 Pro here, which boasts of a unibody metal design and runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS.
Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro features a 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD 2.5D curved glass Super AMOLED display, that has a pixel density of 401 PPI. It is powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7870 64-bit processor along with Mali-T830 GPU. It comes with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB by adding a microSD card. The device runs on Samsung’s TouchWiz UI based on Android 7.0 Nougat OS.
In the camera department of the Galaxy J7 Pro, there is a 13 megapixel primary rear camera with LED flash and f/1.7 aperture. There is another 13 megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture for clicking selfies and making video calls. Both of them can shoot Full HD 1080p videos. There is a new Social Camera for instant sharing to social apps, editing by adding filters and stickers, Discover photography spots, restaurants and shopping areas. It supports Dual SIM (nano), comes with a 3.5mm audio jack and FM Radio. There is a fingerprint sensor embedded into its home button, that can unlock the phone very quickly. We get the usual Ultra Data Saving (UDS) mode, S bike mode and S power planning features like other “Galaxy J series” phones. It is 7.9mm thick and supports Samsung Pay.
In the connectivity department, the Galaxy J7 Pro includes 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 and GPS. The smartphone packs a 3600mAh battery under the hood.
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro is available in Black and Gold color variants. It has been priced at Rs. 20,900 in India and will go on sale from mid-July, 2017. The phone comes with Samsung Pay offer – On making transactions through Paytm and UPI via Samsung Pay, customers will get cashback worth Rs. 800. Samsung has also launched the Galaxy J7 Max for Rs. 17,900.
On this occasion, Sumit Walia, Director, Mobile Business, Samsung India, said:
“Samsung J series holds leadership position in the mass mid-segment smartphone market and continues to witness a healthy demand from Indian customers. At Samsung, we listen to our consumers and bring out meaningful innovations that help enhance people’s lives. Considering the increasing market demand in the mid segment, we have launched two new models, Galaxy J7 Max and Galaxy J7 Pro. The superior specifications along with disruptive innovations of Samsung Pay and Social Camera on these devices will further consolidate our leadership position.”