Samsung has today launched its two J series smartphones – Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 with 4G LTE support in India. The company has collaborated exclusively with an e-commerce portal Flipkart to sell these smartphones for the price of 11,999 INR and 14,999 INR. Both of these smartphones have LED Flash on the front camera as well and are targeting young consumers.
Galaxy J5 includes a 5 inch HD (720X1280 pixels) Super AMOLED display and is powered by 1.2GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor equipped with 1.5 GB of RAM and 8 GB of ROM which is extendable up to another 128 GB through micro SD card. It is backed by 2600 mAh battery with unspecified talk time and standby time.
Galaxy J7 comes with a 5.5 inch HD (720X1280 pixels) Super AMOLED display and fired by Octa-Core Exynos 7580 processor clocked at 1.5 GHz assisted by 1.5 GB of RAM, 16 GB of ROM and an expansion slot for micro SD card which supports up to 128 GB. Galaxy J7 has bigger 3000 mAh battery inside.
Now let’s talk about what is similar on Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7. Both Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 feature a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash and also have a 5 MP secondary camera with LED flash and 120 degree wide angle lens which is good enough to capture selfies even in low light conditions.
Both of these smartphones has dual SIM support. On the software front, both these smartphones are running on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS out of the box. Connectivity features include EDGE, 3G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS / A-GPS, GLONASS, Micro USB port and 3.5mm audio jack.
Asim Warsi, Vice President, Marketing, IT & Mobile at Samsung India, said, “Samsung is committed to lead the 4G revolution by providing new user experiences and latest technology. With consumers embracing the 4G revolution, we are looking at expanding our product offerings. The launch of Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 aims to give consumers options in the mid-range price segment. With optimal features and great value proposition for our consumers, the new devices will offer an uncompromised smartphone experience, at very competitive prices.”
Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 come in White, black and Gold color variants and you can pre-book your unit on Flipkart till 22nd July 2015. Freebies include Rs. 3200 worth in-app Gameloft credit, Double data for Airtel customers on 4G for 6 months, unlimited music downloads on Airtel’s Wynk music worth Rs. 594 for 6 months and Rs. 999 worth flip cover for Rs. 199.