Rumors about Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy C7 Pro can now be put to rest as Samsung has unveiled the smartphone in China. The Galaxy C7 Pro is currently listed on Samsung’s website, and pre-orders are set to kick off in China tomorrow (January 16). There’s however no word on whether Samsung plans to launch the smartphone in other markets as well. Also Read - Best smartphones under Rs 20,000 with AMOLED display October 2021: Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, Realme X7 5G, more
The Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro is seen flaunting an all-metal unibody design, with the rear camera placed in the center, along with the LED flash on the right. The Samsung logo is located just below the camera lens. The company has also opted for an interesting antenna design, which are now a set of three lines running along the top and bottom of the smartphone. Up front, there is a home button which is believed to have a fingerprint sensor embedded. The overall look and design is in lines with what we had seen in leaks before. Buyers can also choose from multiple colors Rose Pink, Arctic Blue, and Maple Leaf Gold. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 Bespoke Edition in-pics: This is the most customisable Galaxy device you can get
Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro specifications
The Galaxy C7 Pro flaunts a 5.7-inch AMOLED display with a 1080×1920 pixels resolution. At its heart is Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 626 processor paired with Adreno 506 GPU and 4GB of RAM. There is also 32/64GB in-built storage, which can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card.
In the photography department, the Galaxy C7 Pro sports a 16-megapixel camera with f/1.9 on the rear. Up front also there is a 16-megapixel selfie camera. The smartphone is armed with a 3,000mAh battery. On the software front, the Galaxy C7 Pro runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out-of-the-box. Additionally, the Galaxy C7 Pro comes with Always-On display and Samsung Pay.
In comparison, the Galaxy C7 featured a 5.7-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 octa-core, and 4GB of RAM. It also came with a 16-megapixel rear camera, 8-megapixel selfie camera, and a 3,000mAh battery along with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support.
Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro price, availability
While Samsung’s website doesn’t really mention a price tag, previous rumors have claimed that it could be priced around $199 (Rs 13,600 approximately). It will be interesting to see if Samsung brings this smartphone to India. Chances are slim however when you consider that the company didn’t bring either the Galaxy C5 or the Galaxy C7 before.
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