Top 7 things to know about the Samsung Galaxy J7

Samsung last month launched its new series of mid-range devices which are the Samsung Galaxy J5 and Samsung Galaxy J7, Samsung has been showing these devices as to be gaming smartphones.

In this post, we are going to talk about the elder brother the Samsung Galaxy J7, the device sports a 5.5 inch Super AMOLED screen, powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 7580 octa-core processor,1.5 GB of RAM and a 16 GB of internal memory. The Galaxy J7 is available in India via Flipkart. Now regarding the new Galaxy 7, there are top 7 things to know about the Samsung Galaxy J7.


Here is the list of the 7 things you should know about the Samsung Galaxy J7-

#1. No Screen protection

Most of the smartphones we use today come with a screen resistant protection, which protects the display of the device from getting any kind of scratches. But unfortunately, you won’t be getting any kind of screen protection for the J7, therefore it is better if you get a screen guard.

#2. Front LED flash

If you love clicking selfies with your smartphone then you are going to admire the Galaxy J7 as not only the 5 MP front camera produces good quality pictures but it also comes with a front LED flash, so if you want to click selfies in low-light conditions you won’t be having any kind of problem.

#3. Battery life

The Galaxy J7 comes with a 3000 mAh battery, which gives you very good backup. If the battery is fully charged it can almost last up to 2 days.

#4. Samsung’s new Processor

The Galaxy J7 is the first mid-range device from Samsung which comes with Samsung’s own brand new Exynos 7580 octa-core processor.

#5. Meant for gaming

At the time of launch, both the J7 and J5 was showcased as gaming smartphones. However, the J5 really isn’t capable of handling heavy games. 

Unlike its younger brother, the J7 seems to good smartphones. Despite featuring a Mali-T720 MP2 GPU, the device handles moderate to heavy games pretty well.

#6. Display

The Galaxy J7 is also the first smartphone from Samsung under Rs 15000, which comes with a large 5.5-inch screen. Hence, if you want a Samsung smartphone with a large screen, the Galaxy J7 should be your pick.

#7. USB OTG Support

The Galaxy J7 offers USB OTG, so you can plug in a pen drive and watch your movies, videos or listen to music without transferring the data to the internal or external memory.

Things to know about the Galaxy J7


Device name Samsung Galaxy J7
Company Samsung
Release Date August 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 171 g
Dimension (5.99×3.10×0.30)inches
Colors available in Black, White, Gold
Screen Size 5.5 inches
Display Type Super AMOLED
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Pixel density ~ 267 ppi
Protection NA
O.S & Hardware
O.S Android v5.1(Lollipop)
Chipset Exynos 7580
Processor 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 Octa-core
GPU Mali-T720MP2
RAM 1.5 GB
Internal memory 16 GB
micro-SD slot Yes
Expandable memory up to 128 GB
Proximity Sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Primary Camera 13 MP
Resolution 4128×3096 pixels
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features LED flash,front LED flash,auto focus
face detection, Geo-tagging
Wi-Fi Yes,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth v 4.1,A2Dp
3G Yes
4G Yes
FM Radio Yes
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
Loud Speaker Mono
Capacity 3000 mAh (Li-lon)
Removable Yes
Talk Time up to 19+ hrs (3G)
up to 36+ hrs (2G)
Store & Price
flipkart Rs 11,990Click here to buy

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