Our Opinion

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 is a slightly better phone, but the Vivo Y71 (3GB RAM, 16GB) is slightly better value for money. Which phone should you buy? It’s a close call, but if your budget allows for it, then Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 might be a slightly better choice.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2  Vivo Y71 (3GB RAM, 16GB) 
Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 Vivo Y71
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Excellence Score
30.4
29.8
Value for Money Score
69.5
74.0
Price ₹ 12,990 onwards ₹ 10,760 onwards
Launch Date (India) Mar, 2018 Apr, 2018
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 7.1 NougatExpected update to 8.0 Oreo Android 8.1 OreoLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.99 inches
Screen Resolution 1080x1920 pixels (~ 401 pixels per inch) 720x1440 pixels (~ 269 pixels per inch)
Scratch Resistant Display Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass
Display Features TFT LCD, 2.5D Curved Glass FullView Display
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.6 GHz 1.5 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name Exynos 7870 Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
GPU Mali-T830MP2 Adreno 506
RAM 3 GB 3 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 13.0 MP 13.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features F/1.9 Aperture, Geo-tagging, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR F/2.2 Aperture, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), HDR
Secondary Camera 13.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features F/1.9 Aperture F/2.2 Aperture, Face Beauty
Internal Memory 32 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 256 GB up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8 mm 7.8 mm
Weight 170 gm 150 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 3300 mAh 3360 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) 21.00 hrs N/A
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters Internet Usage Time (3G): 12 hrs, Internet Usage Time (4G): 15 hrs, Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi): 16 hrs, Video Playback Time (Hours): 14 hrs, Audio Playback Time (Hours): 84 hrs N/A
Fingerprint sensor Yes
Other Features S Bike Mode; WiFi Direct; USB On-The-Go; ANT+ Support; FM Recording Face Unlock; USB On-The-Go; Noise Filtration
2-minute Review [Positives] N/A N/A
2-minute Review [Negatives] N/A N/A
Expert Reviews N/A N/A
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