New details about Samsung s yet-to-be-announced Galaxy J7 (2017) have emerged online. The Galaxy J7 was first launched in 2015 and in the following year, Samsung introduced the smartphone, conveniently called Galaxy J7 (2016), with upgrades and new features. For the 2017 edition, it looks like Samsung has a better-looking smartphone in-the-making. In separate reports, the Galaxy J7 (2017) has received Bluetooth certification, and the latest renders hint at a new rear panel design with a metallic strip for the camera and flash module. Also Read - Samsung reveals Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3 features officially, S Pen support confirmedAlso Read - Amazon Prime Day sale deals revealed: Discount on OnePlus Nord CE, Mi 11X, Samsung Galaxy M42
Back in October, details including price for the purported Galaxy J7 (2017) had been revealed. The listing on import-export website Zauba revealed a Samsung smartphone with a model number SM-J727V with a price tag of Rs 13,686. The device, which has already received Wi-Fi certification, has now received certification by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG). Also Read - Galaxy A22 replaces M42 5G to become the cheapest 5G Samsung phone in India
Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) specifications and features
Based on the latest video render of the purported smartphone, the Galaxy J7 (2017) is expected to boast similar design as its predecessor but with the exception of a metal strip at the back. In terms of design, the Galaxy J7 (2017) features the volume buttons on the left while the right features the power button. From the renders, it appears the smartphone will be available in two color choices of white and grey.
The Galaxy J7 (2017) is expected to come with more or less the same features as its predecessors except for a possible design upgrade. It is expected to feature a 5.5-inch full HD display. It is powered by an Exynos chipset, paired with 3GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage. ALSO READ: Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) with 3GB of RAM spotted on Zauba: Specifications and features
The Galaxy J7 (2017) comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The smartphone will come packed with a 3,000mAh battery. It will further run Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box.
The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016), on the other hand, features a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED full HD display and is powered by an octa-core processor clocked at 1.6GHz. It further comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage along with a microSD card slot for further expansion. In terms of camera, it is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera along with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. It draws its juice from a 3,300mAh battery. Connectivity options include dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS.
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