October 6, 2016

Samsung introduces Galaxy J5 Prime and Galaxy J7 Prime

Despite the glitch that the latest Samsung flagships are facing, Samsung still appears to be on a roll in terms of releasing new products. A week ago, the Korean giant introduced two more products in its presentation in India: the Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime and Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime.

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime

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To sold this month, the Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is the smaller between the two having 5” display with HD (720) resolution. This would be powered by Quad Core 1.4ghz Cortex-A53 running on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) with 2 GB of RAM.  Every unit comes with a built-in 16 GB or storage that could be expanded up to 256 GB via Micro SD. On the other hand, it has a 13-megapixel main camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. All of these are protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Battery wise, this unit has a non-removable Li-Ion 2400 mAh. Some of its special features are its fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, and proximity. For those particular with colors, J5 Prime comes in black and gold. This unit will be sold at the estimated cost of AED 816.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime

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The bigger of the two is J7 Prime with 5.5” display with and FHD (1080) resolution launched last August but only started selling this month. Its CPU is Octacore 1.6ghz Cortex-A53 that also runs using Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) but with the bigger 3 GB RAM. The built-in storage likewise sits at 16 GB, which you can also expand up to 256 GB via Micro SD. Similarly, its rear camera has 13-megapixel, yet its selfie camera has the bigger 8-megapixel. Just like the J5 Prime, this unit uses the Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It also has the more powerful non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery. Comparable with the J5 Prime, J7 Prime is capable of fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, and proximity and comes in black and gold. Own one at AED 1,532.