Samsung has quietly launched the Galaxy J7 Prime 2 in India. What appears to be an upgraded version of this Galaxy J7 Prime, the J7 Prime 2 comes with an octa-core Exynos 7 Series processor plus sports a 13-megapixel front camera. It also has a fingerprint scanner in the trunk. Another highlight of the smartphone is the existence of a social camera using features like live stickers, filters, in addition to instant edit and share.
The Galaxy J7 Prime 2 was recorded on Samsung’s India website. It’s priced at Rs. 13,990 and the portal currently exhibits a “sold out” label along with it. The handset is not recorded on any other social networking platforms like Flipkart or Amazon yet. Interested buyers may click the “Notify Me” button on the Samsung’s website to know if the handset is currently accessible.
The single-SIM (Nano) Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 sports a 5.50-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display and operates Android, although the variant hasn’t yet been specified. The smartphone is powered by a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7 Series chip coupled with 3GB of RAM. It could be the Exynos 7870 SoC because the clock rate hasn’t changed. We have reached out to the firm for comment on the launch, and will upgrade this bit when we listen back.
In terms of optics, the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 features a 13-megapixel main camera on the trunk using f/1.9 aperture and a 13-megapixel front shooter for selfies. It’s capable of playing full-HD videos in 60fps. The smartphone packs 32GB of inbuilt storage which may be expanded via microSD card (around 256GB).
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 is powered by a 3300mAh battery. It measures 151.7x75x8 and weighs only 170 grams. Connectivity options from the smartphone contain Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, Bluetooth v4.1, headphones, 3G, and 4G. Sensors onboard the handset include accelerometer and proximity detector.