Sunday, 26 March 2017
Mobile

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) spotted on GFXBench

The unannounced Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) according to reports, has emerged on the GFXBench benchmark, giving a glimpse of its features and specifications.

The smartphone, listed on the benchmark with model number SM-J710x is thought to be the Galaxy J7 (2016). According to the listing, the smartphone runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Operating System and comes in a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution display with at least 5-finger gesture support.

Under-the-hood, the smartphone packs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor which is clocked at 1.5GHz. This is further clubbed with Android 405 GPU, and 3GB RAM. It also houses 16GB of inbuilt storage.

The handset in question features a 12 megapixel autofocus rear camera, with face detection, HDR, and touch focus features. A 5-megapixel front-facing camera which can record full-HD resolution videos is also present. Other features included are accelerometer, compass, light sensor, proximity sensor, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, and Wi-Fi.

The original Samsung Galaxy J7 smartphone was launched in July last year. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box and has a 5.5-inch Super Amoled display with a HD screen resolution of 720×1280 pixels. It was also the company’s one of the first smartphones to feature a front-facing flash making it a selfie-focus smartphone.

It packs a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 SoC coupled with 1.5GB of RAM under-the-hood and 16GB of internal memory. There’s a 3000mAh battery rated to deliver 354 hours of standby time. It also sports a 13-megapixel rear autofocus camera with f/1.9 aperture and a 5-megapixel front camera.

Earlier this week, the rumoured Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) appeared in the same GFXBench benchmark, revealing some of its specifications.

Besides the Galaxy J5 (2016) and the Galaxy J7 (2016), Samsung according to reports is also working on the Galaxy J1 (2016) smartphone. The handset was seen up for sale in Dubai for AED 499 (roughly 27,000 Naira) at a Jumbo Electronics showroom.