Our Opinion

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo is a slightly better phone, but the Samsung Galaxy On6 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 Duo might be a slightly better choice.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo  Samsung Galaxy On6 
Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo Samsung Galaxy On6
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Excellence Score
30.4
28.1
Value for Money Score
71.5
73.4
Price ₹ 11,994 onwards ₹ 9,990 onwards
Launch Date (India) Apr, 2018 Jul, 2018
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 8.0 OreoLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 8.0 OreoLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 5.6 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch) 720x1480 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels Yes
Scratch Resistant Display Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass
Display Features Super AMOLED, 2.5D Curved Glass Super AMOLED, Infinity Display, 2.5D Curved Glass
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.6 GHz 1.6 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name Exynos 7870 OctaRanked #52 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Exynos 7870Ranked #52 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU Mali-T830 MP1 Mali-T830
RAM 4 GB 4 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port USB USB
Primary Camera 13MP + 5MP 13.0MP
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, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR F/1.9 Aperture, Animated GIF, Beauty Face, Best Photo, Face Detection, Food, HDR, Panorama, Sports mode
Secondary Camera 8.0MP 8.0MP
Secondary Camera Features F/1.9 Aperture, LED Flash LED Flash, F/1.9 Aperture
Internal Memory 32 GB 64 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 256 GB up to 256 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8.2 mm 8.2 mm
Weight 174 gm 153 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh 3000 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Other Features ANT+ support Chat Over Video; Noise Filtration
2-minute Review [Positives] N/A
  • Modern, fresh design with an almost bezel-less ‘Infinity Display’
  • Good build quality
  • Despite housing a 5.6-inch screen, the device is compact and lightweight - you can easily use it with one hand
  • The 5.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED ‘Infinity Display’ is one of the best in this price range - makes for a good video watching experience - the AMOLED panel makes every thing look vivid and the viewing angles are decent too
  • Samsung's Touchwiz on top of Android is one of the more refined and neat Android skins, and has some useful add-ons like Samsung Pay Mini which makes digital payments easy and a Knox-powered ‘Secure Folder’ for you store to sensitive files
  • Decent day-to-day performance, backed by a Exynos 7870 - should work fine for basic users
  • Good battery life - the 3000mAh battery which will easily last a day for heavy users while average users can squeeze around 36 hours of battery life
  • The rear is made of polycarbonate and feels nice
2-minute Review [Negatives] N/A
  • The display resolution could have been better
  • The performance is alright, but is far from the best in this price bracket (that prize would go to the likes of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro)
  • Average rear and front cameras - colours in daylight photos are washed out, and dynamic range is below average - even close-up shots are ordinary, with bland colour reproduction
  • No fast charging support
  • Misses out on basic sensors like an ambient light sensor, and a digital compass
  • On the whole, the On6 is a fairly underwhelming device, and you will find plenty of better alternatives available at the same price point
Expert Reviews N/A
  1. When compared with other offerings in its price range, the phone doesn’t stand a chance
    beebom.com in-depth Read Review »
  2. androidcentral.com in-depth Read Review »
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Unofficial specs? N/A N/A
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