Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 Launched: Samsung first smartphones with front-facing LED flash

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Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 in China, where it’s going to be available starting this week. The Galaxy J5 is priced at US$225 and the Galaxy J7 is priced at US$290. There has been no official word from Samsung on the availability in other countries including Nepal.

What has been packed inside Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 ?

Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 are Samsung’s first line-up of smartphones to feature a front facing camera with LED flashes. Both these phones sport a 5MP front camera with LED flash and wide angle lens. Samsung says these phones will be perfect for youths.

The Galaxy J5 and J7 are Samsung’s first smartphones to offer front-facing LED flashes and 120 degree wide angle lens

Galaxy J5 sports a 5 inch HD (1280×720) display, quad-core Snapdragon 410 processor, 1.5GB RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, 13MP f/1.9 rear camera, and 2600mAh battery.

Galaxy J7 has slightly better specs as it is equipped with a bigger 5.5 inch HD display and is powered by Octa Core Snapdragon 615 processor, and a bigger battery capacity of 3000mAh.

Connectivity-wise, both devices offer Dual SIM 4G LTE capabilities, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, and GPS. Both devices come with Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with TouchWiz UI out of the box.

The Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 boasts a 13-megapixel camera with aperture f/1.9 that comes with sharp focus

Specs Comparison: Galaxy J5 Vs Galaxy J7 

Samsung Galaxy J5  Samsung Galaxy J7  
5” Display 5.5” Display
HD resolution HD resolution
Quad-core processor Octa-core processor
Snapdragon 410 chipset Snapdragon 615 chipset
16GB inbuilt storage 16GB inbuilt storage
MicroSD upto 64GB MicroSD upto 64GB
Camera:13MP/5MP Camera:13MP/5MP
2600 mAh battery 3000 mAh battery
Android Lollipop 5.1 Android Lollipop 5.1
US$225 (Rs.22950) US$290 (Rs.29580)

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Both these phones will be available in black, white and gold color options. As of now, it seems that the Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5 will only be available in China. However, we expect a global launch to happen in coming days.