Through a press release, Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy J7 Duo smartphone. Some of its best features include dual rear cameras, front-facing LED flash for selfie camera and Face Unlock.
Galaxy J7 Duo Specifications and Features
The Samsung Galaxy J7 duo features a 5.5-inch S-AMOLED display that offers HD resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The press release states that the Galaxy J7 is powered by octa-core Exynos 7 series processor. However, leaked information that had surfaced before the launch of the Galaxy J7 Duo revealed that it is powered by 1.6 GHz Exynos 7870 SoC that is also found under the hood of older Samsung phones like Galaxy J7 (2017), Galaxy J5 (2017), Galaxy A3 (2017), Galaxy J7 Prime 2, Galaxy J7 (2016) and Galaxy J7 Prime.
The SoC of the Galaxy J7 Duo is supported by 4 GB of RAM and it is fueled by 3,000mAh battery. It comes loaded with Android 8.0 Oreo which brings along Bixby Home feature. The App Pair feature available on the Galaxy J7 Duo allows its users to work on two apps at the same time. It has a native storage of 32 GB. For more storage, users can make use of up to 256 GB of microSD card.
The Galaxy J7 Duo is the first J series phone from Samsung to feature dual rear cameras. It includes an f/1.9 aperture 13-megapixel sensor and an f/1.9 aperture 5-megapixel sensor. It is equipped with an LED flash and carries support for Full HD video shooting at 30 fps. The dual cameras can be also used for shooting images with bokeh effect. The LED flash enabled 8-megapixel selfie camera has an aperture of f/1.9. Some of the features of the front-facing camera include Face Unlock, Selfie Focus and Beauty Mode.
Below the display of the Galaxy J7 Duo is the fingerprint scanner enabled home button. It also includes other features such as 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and GLONASS. It measures 153.5×77.2×8.2mm and weighs 174 grams.
Galaxy J7 Duo Pricing and Availability
The Galaxy J7 Duo carries a pricing of Rs. 16,990 (~$264). It will be available for buying starting from April 12. The handset can be availed in colors like Black and Gold