After so many leaks and rumors about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy J series device Galaxy J7 Duo, the Korean giant has now announced the smartphone for the Indian market with affordable price tag. The company has launched the Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo with a price tag of Rs. 16990 (around $260) in Black and Gold color options. It will be available for sale in the country in all retail stores starting April 12th, 2018 and is also available for sale via online Samsung store. No details available about its global debut as of now.
"With Galaxy J7 Duo, we are attempting to drive next level innovation in the J series that rules the hearts of Indian consumers. The introduction of dual camera in Galaxy J shows that we listen to our consumers and bring meaningful innovations that help enhance their lives. The superior specifications along with other innovative camera features in Galaxy J7 Duo will further consolidate our leadership position." said Mr. Mohandeep Singh, Senior Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India on the launch of the device.
It features a 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution and is powered by a 1.6GHz Octa-Core Exynos 7 Series processor. It comes with 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage capacity that is expandable up to 256GB via micro SD card slot. It runs on the Android 8.0 (Oreo) OS out of the box and supports Dual SIM out of the box. It features a dual rear camera with a 13-megapixel camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture along with a 5-megapixel secondary camera.
It comes with an 8-megapixel front facing camera with LED flash and f/1.9 aperture. It is backed up by a 3000mAh removable battery and supports various connectivity options such as 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), VHT80, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and also supports FM Radio. It measures 53.5 x 77.2 x 8.2mm and weights 174 grams. It has a fingerprint sensor on the front below the display.