Samsung’s popular mid-range J series seems to be getting an update really soon. The successor to the Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) has been spotted again on GFXBench, a popular benchmarking website. The listing on the website gives a detailed look at the specifications of the yet to be launched phone.
This is not the first time that the Galaxy J7 (2017) has leaked on the website, but the latest leak gives many more details about the phone. First off, as per the leak, the Galaxy J7 (2017) will bear a model number SM-J727A. The earlier leak showed a model number SM-J727P.
In the recent leak, it has been revealed that the phone will come with an octa-core Exynos 7870 processor that will be clocked at 1.5 GHz. Mali T830 GPU will take care of the graphics performance of the device. With this, it is said to come with 16 GB of internal storage and a RAM capacity of 2 GB.
The Galaxy J7 (2017) will come pre-loaded with Android 7.0 Nougat and will have a screen size of 5.5 inches with a resolution 720 x 1280. For the camera, the GFXBench listing reveals that the phone will have an 8 MP camera on the back along with a 5 MP one on the front. Both of them will be able to record full HD videos.
A popular leakster, Evan Blass informed that the phone will be available in the United States through AT&T, Verizon and US Cellular. The global launch will also take place alongside.
In the previous listing, the Galaxy J7 (2017) had a different set of specifications. As per the previously leaked information, the phone was supposed to come with Snapdragon 625 processor, a full HD display and a 13 MP camera on the back. It is possible that the phone might launch in two variants, or the specifications might differ based on the country it is sold in.