At an event in China, Samsung has officially launched company’s two new mid-range Android Smartphones – the Galaxy J7 and the Galaxy J5, where they will go on sale this week. Interestingly these are the Samsung’s first Smartphones to offer front-facing LED flash.
Specification-wise, the Galaxy J7 is sports a 5.5-inch HD 720p display, powered by a 64-bit Snapdragon 615 Octa-core processor, 1.5GB of RAM, 16 GB expandable storage space via microSD card, 13 MP rear cameras with f/1.9 aperture and LED flash, 5 MP front camera with LED flash, 3000mAh battery, runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and it measures 152.2 x 79.1 x 7.9mm.
On the other hand, the Galaxy J5 is sports a 5-inch HD 720p display, powered by 64-bit Snapdragon 410 1.2 GHz Quad-core processor, 1.5GB of RAM, 16 GB expandable storage space via microSD card, 13 MP rear cameras with f/1.9 aperture and LED flash, 5 MP front camera with LED flash, 2600mAh battery, runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and it measures 142 x 73 x 8.5mm.
On the connectivity front both Smartphones offer Dual SIM, 4G LTE Cat4, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and microUSB 2.0.
Both the Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5 will be available in China in three color options: Black, White and Gold. The Galaxy J7 will cost 1,798 CNY (approx US$289) and the Galaxy J5 will be sold for 1,398 CNY (approx US$225). It isn’t clear yet when the handsets will be available in other regions.