It’s almost 6 months when J7 (2016) hit the smartphone market in the month of April this year. Now Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) is caught on the Indian website Zuba, where the device got caught as it landed in India for the testing of the device. The device is said to be the successor of the J7 (6) that was launched in April this year. But the specifications are not that much up – graded and although the specs are similar to what the device has in the Chinese market.
As the device is available in China with different specifications then the rest of the world, so this new device is having the same specs just like that of the J7 (2016) in China. The device found listed on Zuba is carrying a model number of SM-J727V which seems like to be the J7 device model number. Also, J3 (2017) was spotted on TENAA earlier this year and now this new J – series device got spotted.
Launch Date –
The smartphone is just seen in India and that’s too for the testing purpose but last time J7 (2016) was caught for the testing purpose, the device got launched within a month in the smartphone market. So by that, we can expect the smartphone to be announced officially very soon.
But it is also a fact that launching the phone this early could have the effect on the sale of the 2016 edition of this smartphone which is also making the sales count. So it is expected that the launch date of Samsung galaxy J7 (2017) will fall in the next few months that is the end of 2016 or may be in early 2017.
Full Specifications –
With the major specs of the device being in the rumors, this device is said to feature the same 5.5 – inch of the Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with slightly better ppi density of 361 that gives 1920 x 1080 pixels of the HD resolutions to this new device. The device is again said to be the dual sim 4G device that will be inherited all the major features of its predecessor.
When it comes to the memory unit of this device, then there is a certain advancement from its predecessor. This new device is expected to feature the 3 GB of RAM which is the much than the 2 GB RAM of its predecessor launched in April this year. The device has the presence of the 32 GB of the internal in – built memory. Also, there is a microSD card slot to expand the memory further ahead up to 256 GB.
For the better connectivity, it has the 4G VoLTE support and WiFi with Hotspot support. Also, Bluetooth, USB on the Go, GPS with A – GPS, GLONASS, and Radio are the other connectivity features embedded to this device. Accelerometer, proximity, compass are the sensors provided this phone. There is no news or rumor about the presence of the fingerprint scanner to be embedded on this device or not. But it is expected to brought it up.
Just like its predecessor this device is also expected to feature the same camera unit. So in the camera unit, you will get the 13 MP of the main camera with the auto – focus, touch – focus, HDR, panorama, geo – tagging, LED Flashlight features. In the front of the device presents the 5 MP of the secondary camera with the LED Flashlight too which is the trademark of the J7 – Series smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) specifications are said to be driven by the Octa – Core 1.6 GHz Cortex – A53 processor and is powered by the Exynos 7870 SoC which is coupled with the Mali – 830 MP2 which takes care of the of the graphics quality of the device. It runs on Android v6.0.1 – Marshmallow operating system out of the box from day one. These specifications are just similar to the J7 Prime smartphone launched recently in India.
The smartphone is said to be packed with the 3000 mAh Li – Ion battery and is said to be available in Gold and Black two color options. There is no news about the specifications for this device officially so the specs might change at the time of official announcement but these are the much expected or alleged specifications for this new device.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) are just very similar to that of other J7 smartphones present in the market but still a few advancements are there and so that the price of Samsung galaxy J7 (2017) will also be expected to fall again in the mid – budget range. But there is also no official announcement about the price of the device too.
Price in USA is 225$
Price in Europe is 200€
Price in Britain (UK) is 175£
Price in India is 14,999 Indian Rupees
Price in Canada is 295 Canadian Dollars
Price in Australia is 300 Australian Dollars
Price in Malaysia is 930 Malaysian Ringgits
Price in Sri Lanka is 33,050 Sri Lankan Rupees
Price in Pakistan is 23,500 Pakistani Rupees
So what are your views on this new Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) specifications and price, do you think that the device is worth launching right now in 2016 when the company recently launched the J7 (2016) and J7 Prime smartphones.