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Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime smartphone was released in September, 2016. The phone comes with a 5.5 inches PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1080pixels x 1920pixels at 401ppi density. Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime price in Kenya is around Ksh. 23,000.

The phone is powered by Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU and has 3GB RAM. The phone packs 16/32 GB ROM that can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime has a 13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm, autofocus, LED flash primary camera and a 8 MP, f/1.9 front selfie camera.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime Price In Kenya

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime runs on Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat) and is powered by a Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery (Non-removable). The phone measures 151.7mm x 75mm x 8mm (height x width x thickness) and weigh 167g.

The phone accepts Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by). Connectivity options: Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, Headphones, 2G, 3G and 4G. J7 Prime is designed with several sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime Specifications Summary

  • 5.5 inches PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen, 1080pixels x 1920pixels at 401ppi density
  • Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53, Exynos 7870 Octa
  • 3GB RAM, 16/32 GB ROM
  • 13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm, autofocus, LED flash primary camera, 8 MP, f/1.9 selfie camera
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Li-Ion 3300mAh battery (Non-removable)
  • Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime Price in Kenya

The price of the Samsung Galaxy J7 prime in Kenya is around Ksh. 23,000. Price of this smartphone varies from store to store. You can buy this phone online at a slightly lower price.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime Pros & Cons

The Pros

  • Impressively designed and build with rounded sides make it easier to hold the device
  • Decent battery that easily lasts for a full a day
  • Superb PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen display
  • 5 power planning feature

The Cons

  • Poor camera performance in low light
  • Fingerprint scanner can be difficult to use

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime Full Specs

General
Launched September, 2016
Supported Networks 2G, 3G, 4G
Dimensions 151.7mm x 75mm x 8mm
Weight 167g
Display
Screen Size 5.5 inches
Screen Type PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass (market dependent)
Hardware & Operating System
OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset Exynos 7870 Octa
Processor Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T830 MP1
Storage 16/32 GB, 3 GB RAM
MicroSD microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Camera
Rear 13 MP, f/1.9, 28mm, autofocus, LED flash
Front 8 MP, f/1.9
Alert & Sound
Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
Connectivity
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Radio FM radio
OthersNon-removable Li-Ion 3600 mAh battery
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery
Available colors Black, Gold, Rose Gold
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