Samsung launches Galaxy J5 & Galaxy J7 for South Korea
Samsung launches two mid-range smartphones Galaxy J5 (2016) and Galaxy J7 (2016) in South Korea, even though the handset was previously launched China a better specs than the South Korean version, reason only known to Samsung for downgrading the specs of the South Korean version.
Both models will be sold on the KT network, with color choice of black and gold only. Samsung Korea has done this in the past as well for items it likely feels will be of limited popularity: offer them in a reduced number of color options, and on a single carrier, often KT. Despite the comparatively lower-end specs, the 2016 Galaxy J series is made something special by its use of a metal frame.
The new Galaxy J5 will cost 290,000won, approximately $254.
A 5.2-inch 720p Super AMOLED display powered by 1.2 Ghz Quad Core SoC GB with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of on-board storage, 13-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera with LED flash, 3,100 mAh battery, and will ship with Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
While the new Galaxy J7 will cost for 363,000 won, or approximately $318.
Superior 5.5-inch 720p Super AMOLED display, a faster 1.6 Ghz Quad Core SoC, 2GB of RAM, a 13-megapixel rear camera and 5-megapixel front camera with LED flash, 16GB of on-board storage, a larger 3,300 mAh battery, and will ship with Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
It was mentioned that the Galaxy J3 (2016) is also going to land in the manufacturer’s home country at some point in the future.