Samsung launched two new smartphones Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 for selfie-focused smartphones in India priced at Rs. 11,999 and Rs. 14,999 respectively.
This Selfie-focused smartphones will be available to buy from July 24, with pre-booking via Flipkart opening at 4pm on Thursday.
The selfie-focused The Samsung Galaxy J5 and Samsung Galaxy J7 were launched first in China last month. Notably the company has launched slightly different models from those launched in China. The Android 5.1-based smartphones are dual-SIM dual standby handsets that will be available in Black, White, and Gold colours.
The Samsung Galaxy J5 features a 5-inch TFT display with a HD screen resolution of 1280×720 pixels. The smartphone is backed by 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 SoC coupled with 1.5GB of RAM. The Indian model features 8GB of built-in storage instead of the Chinese model’s 16GB, and it is further expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).
As an introductory offer, Samsung is offering Rs. 999 worth flip cover for Rs. 199 for these smartphones. They will be available in black, white and gold variants.
Galaxy J5 comes equipped with a 13MP rear autofocus camera along with a 5MP front-facing camera. In terms of connectivity, the smartphone supports 4G, 3G, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, Glonass and microUSB. It is backed by a 2600mAh battery, which is stated to give a standby time of 342 hours.
Whereas, Galaxy J7 includes an internal storage at 8GB and can be further expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. It is equipped with a 13MP rear autofocus camera along with a 5MP front facing camera. In terms of connectivity, the smartphone offers 4G, 3G, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi, NFC, GPS, Glonass and Micro-USB. It is backed by a 3000mAh battery, which Samsung claims to deliver 354 hours of standby time.
Samsung is also giving users several freebies. While there will be free in-game credits worth Rs 3200 for top titles, Airtel is giving buyers a double data offer as well as access to music worth Rs 594 over six months.