After different leaks, the Samsung Galaxy J7 and Galaxy J5 2016 edition have finally been made official. Both devices are now listed on the Samsung China website.
The new Galaxy J7, which is the best and more powerful of the two, is powered by a octa-core 1.6GHz processor and equipped with a 5.5-inch full HD Super AMOLED display. It has 3GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory, and packs in a 3,300mAh battery. The J7 camera features a 13MP rear unit and a 5MP front camera. Measuring 151.7 x 76 x 7.8mm and weighing in at 170g, the Galaxy J7 (2016) offers LTE connectivity as well as NFC capabilities.
The new Galaxy J5 2016, is powered by a quad-core 1.2GHz processor and equipped a 5.2-inch HD Super AMOLED display. It has 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory, and packs in a 3,100mAh battery.The J5 has a 13MP rear unit and a 5MP selfie shooter. Measuring 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1mm and weighing in at 159g, the Galaxy J5 (2016) also offers LTE and NFC capabilities.
Both phones are available to order in China from today, but no announcement has been made as to when (or if) they’ll be released in international markets.