Samsung recently revealed the Galaxy J5 (2017) and J7 (2017) along along with the Galaxy J3 smartphone in Europe. The 2017 Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5 come with a Fingerprint sensor, Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box along with 13 MP rear cameras, 4G LTE support and a unibody metal design. Let’s have a detailed look at these two smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) Specifications
The 2017 Galaxy J5 boasts a 5.2 inch (1280 X 720 pixels) HD Super AMOLED display. It packs a 13 MP primary camera with LED flash and f/1.7 aperture and a 13 MP front camera, also with LED flash and slightly smaller f/1.9 aperture. It also features a Fingerprint sensor embedded in the Home button.
The Galaxy J5 will run on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. It comes with 2 GB LPDDR3 RAM with 16GB internal memory and up to 256 GB expandable memory. At it’s heart, Samsung has put a 1.6 GHz Octa-core Exynos 7870 processor with a Mali T830 GPU. It is powered by a 3000 mAh Li-Po battery which is sufficient to power a device with these specifications.
The Samsung Galaxy J5 will be a Dual Sim 4G LTE smartphone with a metal Unibody design and will be available soon in Black and Gold colors.
Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy J7 will have a 5.5 inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display. It will have the same cameras as the new Galaxy J5 with a 13 MP Primary camera with LED flash and f/1.7 aperture and a secondary 13 MP camera, also with an LED flash and f/1,9 aperture. The 2017 Galaxy J7 also features a Fingerprint sensor embedded in the Home Button.
The new Galaxy J7 also gets Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. It comes with 3GB LPDDR3 RAM with 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The J7 will use the same 1.6 GHz Octa-core Exynos 7870 processor with a Mali T830 GPU as the new Galaxy J5. It will feature a bigger 3600 mAh Li-Po battery to power the bigger screen.
The 2017 Galaxy J7 will also be a 4G LTE Dual Sim smartphone. It will feature a metal Unibody design. The J7 will also be in Gold and Black colors.
The Samsung Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 (2017) are the most advanced addition to the Samsung Galaxy J series. The Fingerprint sensor, 2 GB and 3 GB RAM variants and the latest Android 7.0 Nougat are definitely plus points to a phone in this range. Considering the Fingerprint sensor addition, if Samsung also provides Samsung Pay support for the J series then it would be a great push for Samsung Pay in India.