Galaxy J7 And J5 Are Samsung’s First Front Facing LED Devices

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Jun 19, 2015

South Korean company Samsung is prepping to release its Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and Galaxy Note 5, but before that, it wants to cater to the requirements of teenagers and their addicted selfie snapping nature. This is why the company has rolled out its Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5, which happen to be Samsung’s first smartphone duo to pack front facing LEDs in order to capture a much more detailed image from the front camera sensor. Looks like teenagers have all the fun; literally.

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Galaxy J7 And Galaxy J5 Will Carry A $289 And $225 Price Tag Respectively

According to Samsung’s Chinese website, both Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5 will currently be sold in the Chinese region from next week. With that notice, the company has not notified if it plans to cater to the requirements of millions of other teens residing in different markets. Galaxy J7 is going to be the better performer out of the two smartphones, and will also feature a 5.5 inch screen size, in contrast to Galaxy J5’s 5 inch one. As for the remainder of the hardware specs, they have been listed below, just for your convenience.

Galaxy J7

  • Screen size: 5.5 inches
  • Display resolution: 1280 x 720
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 615
  • Processor: Quad-core 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex A53 and quad-core 1.0 GHz A53
  • RAM: 1.5 GB
  • Internal memory: 16 GB
  • Battery: 3,000 mAh
  • LTE connectivity: Yes
  • Front camera: 13 MP
  • Rear camera: 5 MP

Galaxy J5

  • Screen size: 5 inches
  • Display resolution: 1280 x 720
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
  • Processor: Quad-core ARM Cortex A53 at 1.4 GHz
  • RAM: 1.5 GB
  • Dual-SIM capable: Yes
  • Internal memory: 16 GB
  • Battery: 2,600 mAh
  • LTE connectivity: Yes
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP

Both Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5 will be running Google’s Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box and will be available in the following color schemes:

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  • Black
  • White
  • Gold

Galaxy J7 will have a price of 1,798 CNY (which is equivalent to $289), while Galaxy J5 will be sold for 1,398 CNY (which is equivalent to $225).

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