Samsung Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 TeCake

The India’s top smartphone seller, Samsung has unveiled its two new Galaxy selfie smartphones, Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J1 in the market with the price tags of Rs. 11,999 and Rs. 14,999 respectively in Gold, Black and White color variants.

The devices were launched on Thursday in an event held at New Delhi. Officials present at the event revealed that the mobiles will be listed on Flipkart for sale.

The mid-ranged segment of the Samsung selfie phones is featured with an AMOLED 720p display, which varies in size. Meanwhile, the applications installed in the devices are running on the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop OS, which is supported by an integrated 1.5 GB of RAM.

On photography front, both of the Galaxy phones boast a 13-megapixel primary image snapping solution that is featured with an LED flash, which allows the users to shoot 1080p videos in low-light as well! On the other hand, the manufacturer has placed a 5-megapixel of selfie-focused user-facing camera right above the screen of the devices, which is featured with a wide viewing angle lens and LED flash.

The  Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 come with 8GB and 16 GB of internal storage respectively, that can be expandable up to 128 GB by using a microSD card.

In addition, dual SIM handsets vary by their processing power as the Galaxy J7 features a 1.5GHz octa-core Exynos 7580 SoC backed by a 3000 mAh of battery, under the hood. Meanwhile, the Galaxy J5 boasts 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 supported by a 2600 mAh of battery.

As far design is concerned, the Galaxy J7 handset is slightly bigger in size than its sibling as it is packed with a 5.5-inch display and the Galaxy J5 features a smaller 5-inch display. And boast 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GLONASS, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/A-GPS, 3.5mm stereo audio jack and Micro-USB 2.0, as connectivity options.

In association with Airtel, the company is offering its consumers by a double 4G data plan and free Wync music subscription for six months on every purchase. All the user have to do is just visit the offer page on the official Airtel web portal by using the new Galaxy smartphone and Airtel Mobile Internet. It also offering in-game credits worth Rs. 3,200 for the Gameloft Apps.


Tech Specs Comparison
Phone Galaxy J5 Galaxy J7
Camera 13MP rear and 5MP front camera 13MP rear and 5MP front camera
Processor 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 1.5GHz octa-core Exynos 7580 SoC
RAM 1.5 GB 1.5 GB
Display 5-inch AMOLED 720p display 5.5-inch AMOLED 720p display
Battery 2600 mAh 3000 mAh
OS Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop
Storage 32 GB 32 GB


First Published on July 24, 2015 at 02:01 pm
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