Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime smartphone was launched in Vietnam, last month. It is an upgraded version of the Galaxy J7 (2016) smartphone with an added fingerprint sensor on the home button. Now, rumours has cropped up stating that the recently launched smartphone will be launched in India soon at a price of INR 18,790. These details were released by an established Mumbai-based retailer.
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime was launched in Vietnam at VND 6,290,000 [approx. INR 19,000]. The leaked price is pretty close to the Vietnam price, which means the leaked price might be plausible. The Indian price was revealed by Mahesh Telecom on Twitter. The MRP on the box is listed as INR 19,400.
— Mahesh Telecom (@MAHESHTELECOM) September 7, 2016
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime comes with several improvements over the Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016). It features a full-HD display instead of an HD display, the 2GB RAM is replaced by 3GB RAM, and the internal storage has been increased up to 32GB from 16GB. Also, the front camera sports a higher resolution of 8-megapixel instead of 5-megapixel. In addition, the new smartphone sports a fingerprint sensor on the home button.
Most of the other specifications of the Galaxy J7 Prime remain almost same as the Galaxy J7 (2016). The Galaxy J7 Prime sports a 5.5-inch full-HD [1080 x 1920 pixels] IPS display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It measures 151.5 x 74.9 x 8.1mm. The smartphone is powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core processor along with 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage [expandable up to 256GB via a micro SD card]. It runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS.
The Galaxy J7 Prime features a 13-megapixel rear camera with an f/1.9 aperture and LED flash. While the 8-megapixel front camera comes with an f/1.9 aperture. The dual-SIM [Micro-SIM] smartphone comes with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v4.1, Micro-USB (with OTG), and 3.5mm audio jack as connectivity options. The Galaxy J7 Prime powered by a 3300mAh battery.