Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime and Galaxy J5 Prime launched in India

Samsung has launched couple of new smartphones in India called the Galaxy J7 Prime and Galaxy J5 Prime.

Both the phones are mid-segment devices with decent specifications. Of the two, Galaxy J7 Prime is a slightly premium phone than the Galaxy J5 prime.

Both of them run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS, houses fingerprint sensor and supports 4G LTE with VoLTE via its Dual SIM slots. They also have S Power planning ( a reserve battery technology) and S Secure (that locks / hides apps).

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime Specifications

  • Dimensions: 151.7 x 75 x 8 mm / Weight: 167 grams
  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS
  • Hybrid Dual nano SIM slots, Dual Standby
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 5.5-Inch IPS display, 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution 73.3% screen-to-body ratio, 401ppi pixel density, supports multi-touch
  • 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7870 processor, Mali-T830 MP2 GPU
  • 3GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage ROM (about 10.3GB user available), expandable up to 256GB using MicroSD card
  • 8MP front CMOS camera, F/1.9 aperture, LED flash
  • 13MP rear CMOS camera, LED Flash, F/1.9 Aperture, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR, 1080p video recording at 30 Fps
  • 3300 mAH battery (non removable), Up to 21 hours 3G talk time, up to 15 hours LTE internet, up to 12 Hours 3G internet, UP to 16 hours Wi-Fi usage, UP to 14 hours video playback and about 84 hours of audio
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-FI Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth V4.1, ANT+, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
  • Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime Specifications

  • Dimensions: 142.8 x 69.5 x 8.1 mm / Weight: 143 grams
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dual Nano SIM slots
  • 5-Inch IPS display, 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, supports multi-touch
  • 1.4GHz quad-core processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB internal storage ROM, expandable up to 256GB using MicroSD card
  • 5MP front camera, F/2.2 Aperture
  • 13MP rear camera, F/1.9 Aperture, LED Flash, Auto Focus
  • 2400 mAh non-removable battery
  • 4G LTE with VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS, FM Radio, 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Accelerometer, Proximity, Ambient Light sensor

The Samsung Galaxy J7 prime and Galaxy J5 Prime are priced at Rs. 18,790 and Rs. 14,790 respectively. The J7 Prime will be available from Monday while the J5 Prime will be available by September end. They come in Black and Gold colors. Vodafone users will also get 9GB of free data (over 3 months) when they opt for 1GB data pack.

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