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Samsung today launched Galaxy J7 Max in at an event held in New Delhi. It features a metal unibody with 5.7 inch Full HD IPS LCD display, 13MP primary and 13MP secondary camera with LED flash. It has the latest Android 7.0 Nougat update and runs on a MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20 processor.

Samsung has priced the Galaxy J7 Max at Rs. 17,900 and it will be available for purchase starting June 20th.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max Specifications

Key SpecsSamsung Galaxy J7 Max
Display 5.7 inches TFT IPS LCD
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Operating SystemAndroid 7.0 Nougat
ChipsetMediatek Helio P20 MT6757V
Processor Octa-core 1.6 GHz
Memory4GB
Inbuilt Storage 32GB
Storage UpgrademicroSD, up to 256 GB, dedicated slot
Primary Camera13 MP, f/1.7, LED flash
Secondary Camera13 MP, f/1.9, LED flash
Fingerprint SensorYes
FM RadioYes
4GYes
VoLTEYes
SIM card typeDual SIM, dedicated slot
Battery 3,300 mAh
PriceRs. 17,900

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Physical Overview

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max display

The Samsung Galaxy J7 is a neatly designed Metal unibody smartphone with Samsung branded on the top-center and the back of the device. It has a 5.7 inch Full HD TFT IPS LCD display which gives good viewing angle and sharp color reproduction.

The Home button is present at the bottom of the screen along with capacitive Back and Recent Apps keys.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max back

The back of the phone features a 13MP primary shooter with neatly placed LED flash, giving it a minimal look.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max bottom

The earphone jack and Micro USB slot are present below the capacitive navigation key. The 13MP secondary shooter is present on top-left of the screen and the LED flash is at the top-right.

Samsung Gleftalaxy J7 Max Right

On the left side, you will find the volume rockers, Dual SIM card tray, and a dedicated memory card slot which allows expansion of up to 256GB. The Right side of the phone has the lock button.

Hardware Overview

The Galaxy J7 Max boasts a MediaTek MT6757 Helio P20 Octa-Core processor. It is clocked at 1.6 GHz and is coupled with Mali-T880MP2 GPU for smooth processing. It has 4GB RAM, 32GB Internal memory and up to 256GB expandable storage via Micro SD card. The phone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat with TouchWiz on top.

It also gets access to Samsung Pay Mini and has a good 3,300 mAh battery to power the device.

Camera Overview

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max back

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Max packs a 13MP primary shooter with LED flash. The camera has a f/1.7 aperture with Autofocus. It can capture 1080p videos at 30fps. Among the most interesting features, we have the Social Camera feature. This allows you to edit your images as you click them and share them instantly with your friends on various Social Media platforms.

The secondary shooter is also a 13MP camera with LED flash and f/1.9 aperture. It has features like Live stickers and Live filters to enhance the images. The secondary camera also gets to use Social Camera features.

Pricing and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy J7 max is to go on sale in India at a price tag of Rs. 17,900 from June 20 this year. It will be available in Gold and Black colors.

Conclusion

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Max carries premium features like Samsung Pay, Social Camera, and a metal unibody. It also packs a decent performance through its MediaTek chipset and 4 Gigs of RAM.

The features we feel missing on the J7 max are a Fingerprint sensor, USB-C, Super AMOLED display and lastly a Dual camera since this phone packs a lot in the camera segment.

Overall, the new Samsung Galaxy J7 Max makes for a decent package for everyday use.