Introduction and Performance
The Galaxy J7 Prime is a good pick for Samsung fans looking to grab a feature-rich mid-range variant! The device available in Black and Gold options boasts a beautiful metal body, superb screen, fantastic battery life, and S Power Planning. Thanks to new launches characterised by powerful specifications and attractive prices, the South Korean tech giant has cemented its position as the undisputed #1phone maker in the Indian marketplace. Samsung smartphones are extremely popular with the tech-crazy Indians, and the Galaxy J7 Prime is no exception.
1.6 GHz Octa-core 7870 Processor from the Exynos series powers the Galaxy J7 Prime, and it is backed by 3GB of RAM to facilitate smooth operations. Innovative features make multi-tasking and gaming is a breeze. Also, apps can be launched swiftly. The speaker on J7 Prime is loud but sans any jarring distortions at peak volume. Voice quality during calls is also excellent. The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime price falls in the mid-range category making it a pocket-friendly, easy to manage smartphone that is capable of good performance.
Camera and Storage
The camera specs of Galaxy J7 Prime are quite impressive. The device has a 13MP primary snapper on the rear with a reasonably decent f/1.9 aperture and an LED flash that can capture detailed images in good outdoor lighting conditions. It also comes with an 8-megapixel (f/1.9) front camera for clicking beautiful selfies. In addition, the handset supports autofocus and video recording at full HD resolution.
Regarding storage, the Galaxy J7 Prime from the Samsung stable has onboard 16GB of internal memory expandable up to 256GB via a microSD card. The handset can hold two Nano SIMs (4G), but only one can connect to 4G at a time.
Battery and Display
The Galaxy J7 Prime is packed with a decent 3300 mAh non-removable Li-ion battery that keeps the handset juiced-up for a significant period (up to 21 hours talk time). And yes, it has the ultra-power saving feature that snaps down functions like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS to help get the maximum usage when the phone is running out of battery.
Coming to physical styling, the J7 Prime flaunts a stunning design in a brushed metal finish. With 8.8 mm thickness and 167.00 grams weight, the unit is sturdy, yet fairly light and comfortable to hold. It features a large 5.5-inch full HD (1080x1920) display and 401ppi pixel density which ensures vivid colours, good black levels, and crisp text even under direct sunlight. To add a layer of protection and a premium touch, the screen is covered with a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass.
Connectivity and Platform
On the connectivity front, the Galaxy J7 Prime offers a broad range of features. The device is equipped with dual-SIM card slots (GSM and GSM), that offers 4G connectivity. Like most modern phones it comes with Wi-Fi with hotspot and Bluetooth 4.1. It also supports GPS, FM radio and micro USB 2.0 port. Other distinctive highlights include a fingerprint sensor embedded in the home button, an accelerometer and proximity sensors.
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime runs on an Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow-based TouchWiz UI operating system (OS) which can be upgraded to 7.0 (Nougat).