Specs summary

Screen
5.5"

The Samsung Galaxy J7's screen is 5.5 inches with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution.

Processor
1.2GHz

There is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa core 1.2 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android 5.1 Lollipop (Update Available: 6.0 Marshmallow) operating system (OS).

Camera
13+ MP
You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 13+ megapixel camera. There is also a secondary front facing camera with 5+ megapixels resolution.
Storage
16 GB

Internal memory is 16 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
3000mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 3000 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 14.8 days standby time, 1080 minutes (2G), 1080 minutes (3G), 660 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.



If you're in the market for a solid performer that's a cut above the rest — and won't break the bank — the Galaxy J7 should be on your list.

- Eric M. Zeman , Phone Scoop 

Reviews (7.7/10 Avg. rating)


Stylish case, more performance and a larger battery

from Notebookcheck

With the Galaxy J7 (2016), Samsung has overhauled its mid-range 5.5-inch smartphone in a subtle, but effective way. One highlight of the 2016 edition is the metal case, which provides the smartphone with higher-quality haptics and more sturdiness when compared to its predecessor. The performance... More

With the Galaxy J7 (2016), Samsung has overhauled its mid-range 5.5-inch smartphone in a subtle, but effective way. One highlight of the 2016 edition is the metal case, which provides the smartphone with higher-quality haptics and more sturdiness when compared to its predecessor. The performance has also been taken up a notch by switching from the octa-core Snapdragon 615 SoC to the Samsung Exynos 7870 Octa and upgrading the RAM from 1.5 to 2 GB. Another plus point: The new edition comes with the more current Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS instead of Android 5.1.

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A classic mid-range handset from Samsung

from Phone Scoop

The phone — which Boost Mobile is selling for $229 — is attractive, well-made, and functional as a piece of hardware. Many will appreciate the large screen and removable battery/memory. More importantly, the J7 delivers excellent battery life, above average call and data performance,... More

The phone — which Boost Mobile is selling for $229 — is attractive, well-made, and functional as a piece of hardware. Many will appreciate the large screen and removable battery/memory. More importantly, the J7 delivers excellent battery life, above average call and data performance, and very good Bluetooth/GPS. These are clutch strengths.

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Brilliant battery life, good build quality

from Fone Arena

The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) is just an average smartphone. Even though Samsung has improved the performance and battery life compared to its predecessor, the phone has the same 720p display, while most phones in the price range feature a 1080p screen. The camera has also not been improved compar... More

The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) is just an average smartphone. Even though Samsung has improved the performance and battery life compared to its predecessor, the phone has the same 720p display, while most phones in the price range feature a 1080p screen. The camera has also not been improved compared to the predecessor.

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Disappointing device, but with really great battery life

from Digit

The Samsung Galaxy J7 is a disappointing device, but with really great battery life. That said, it still can't beat its competitors, in any department. Its not a good phone to buy.

The Samsung Galaxy J7 is a disappointing device, but with really great battery life. That said, it still can't beat its competitors, in any department. Its not a good phone to buy.

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