Samsung Galaxy J7

price Rs. 13,489 onwards launch Aug, 2015
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
average value-for-money
currently ranked
#83
of 150 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 5 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Good ergonomics
  • Matte finish back provides good grip
  • Very good display - accurate color reproduction, good contrast levels, good viewing angles, great brightness levels, and good sunlight legibility
  • New, leaner TouchWiz UI on top of Android
  • Good speed/performance
  • Good call quality
  • Good camera
  • Good audio quality
  • Excellent battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Average loudspeaker

5 expert review(s)


13,910+ user reviews

video review

source: @FoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1, Upgradeable to 6.0, Expected upgrade to 6.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5.5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Super AMOLED
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Hall Sensor
  • Proximity Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor1.5 GHz, Octa Core, Exynos 7580
GPUMali-T720MP2
RAM1.5 GB
Memory
Internal Memory16 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 128 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3000 mAh
Battery Standby354 hrs
Battery Talktime (3G)18.00 hrs
Other Battery Parameters
  • Internet Usage Time (3G): Up to 9 hrs
  • Internet Usage Time (LTE): Up to 9 hrs
  • Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi): Up to 11 hrs
  • Video Playback Time: Up to 13 hrs
  • Audio Playback Time: 76 hrs
Dimensions
Weight171 gm
Thickness7.5 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • F/1.9 Aperture
  • Beauty Face
  • Continuous Shots
  • Sensor Size: 1/3.06-inch
  • Interval Shot
  • Panorama
  • Sports Mode
  • Sound and Shot Mode
  • Zoom Support
Secondary Camera5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Flash
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
VoLTEYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
FM RecordingYes
More
  • WiFi Direct
  • ANT+ Support
  • KIES air
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.15/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys