Samsung Galaxy J7

price Rs. 10,990 onwards | launch Aug, 2015
magic score ?
<50
poor value for money
our verdict: avoid
ranked
#113
of 145 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

PhoneCurry Editor's Note

summarizing opinion across 5 expert reviews

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

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Operating System
Smartphone OSAndroid 5.1, Upgradeable 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
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Dual SIMGSM+GSM
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
FM RecordingYes
More
  • WiFi Direct
  • ANT+ Support
  • KIES air
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average brand rating
3.12/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for all phones launched by this brand in recent times
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys