We have already come across rumors about the Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo, which was expected to be a mid-range device sporting dual cameras. Today, the South Korean giant has quietly launched the smartphone in India. The Galaxy J7 Duo is priced at Rs 16,990, and buyers will be able to choose between black and gold colors. The device will be going on sale across the country starting tomorrow.
In line with previous leaks, the highlight of Samsung’s new smartphone is the dual-camera setup at the back. The setup includes a 13-megapixel primary sensor, and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. For selfies, there’s an 8-megapixel camera up front. All three camera sensors sport f/1.9 aperture, which Samsung claims will help in clicking photos in low-light conditions.
“With Galaxy J7 Duo, we are attempting to drive next level innovation in the J series that rules the hearts of Indian consumers. The introduction of dual camera in Galaxy J shows that we listen to our consumers and bring meaningful innovations that help enhance their lives,” Mohandeep Singh, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India said.
Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo specifications, features
As far as specifications are concerned, the Galaxy J7 Duo flaunts a 5.5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) Super AMOLED display, and is powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core SoC. There is 4GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage, which will be expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card.
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For security, the Galaxy J7 Duo features a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button up front, and includes Face Unlock feature as well. The smartphone is backed by a 3,000mAh battery. Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, 4G with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.0, 3.5mm audio jack, GPS, and GLONASS. On the software front, the device runs Android Oreo out-of-the-box. There is also a new feature called App Pair built-in, which lets users work on two apps simultaneously.