Galaxy J7 (2017): New middle class of Samsung – Samsung has announced the successors of the successful mid-range Galaxy J series. The models Galaxy J3, Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 (2017) start not only higher quality, also the prices have been attracted. Sales start of the Galaxy J3 is in the coming weeks.
Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 (2017) New mid-class smartphones
Compared to the predecessors, the new Galaxy J models offer a back, which is mostly made of metal. With the high-quality optics also the prices rise.
Samsung is likely to demand the smallest model, Galaxy J3, just over 200 euros. For the top model, Galaxy J7, a price of about 340 euros is expected. The Galaxy J3 will start in the next few weeks. First hands-on videos from both other models are already on YouTube.
Specifications of the Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 (2017)
The Galaxy J3 (2017) features an IPS LCD display with 5-inch diagonal and HD resolution, the Galaxy J5 offers a super AMOLED screen With 5.2 inch diagonal, also with HD resolution. The top model of the J-series from 2017 is operated via a 5.5-inch super AMOLED display with 5.5 inch and full HD resolution.
The Galaxy J3 is powered by the in-house Exynos 7570 with 2 gigabytes of memory. The Exynos 7870 processor (8x to 1.6GHz and Mali-T830) and 2GB of RAM (Galaxy J7 3GB RAM) provide fast performance for the Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 models. The smallest model offers a 13 MP camera and for Selfies a 5MP camera. Two 13-megapixel cameras are integrated in the J5 and J7. Other features include Android 7.0, WLAN and LTE. The likely price for the Galaxy J3 here will be slightly over 200 euros, for the Galaxy J5 280 euros and for the Galaxy J7 339 euros.
Heinz-Peter Ollie Hildebrand