Along with Galaxy C5 smartphone, the South Korean giant has launched another mid-range smartphone in the Galaxy C series called as Samsung Galaxy C7 in China. It is the second smartphone from Galaxy C series and features a fingerprint sensor placed on the physical home button. The smartphone design is similar to the Galaxy C5 comes with a full metal unibody. There is a NFC feature that can only be used for Samsung Pay support.
The 5.7-inch real estate on this handset has a resolution of 1080p, which amounts for a pixel density of 382 PPI (Pixel per Inch) and Super AMOLED Panel while Galaxy C5 comes with 5.2-inch FHD display. It comes powered by 2.0 GHz Octa-core processor paired with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC and Adreno 506 Graphics. In the Galaxy C5 smartphone equipped with 1.5GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 SoC, coupled with Adreno 405 GPU.
The device is running on latest Android Marshmallow 6.0 TouchWiz UI overlaid. It supports dual SIM dual standby and offers 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802 a/b/g/n, GPS, NFC and a micro USB 2.0 port. It has a two storage options include 32 GB and 64 GB variants which can be further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card slot and 4GB of RAM.
On the camera section, the smartphone comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera with aperture f/1.9 and LED flash which is the same camera setup seen on Galaxy C5. It is capable of record videos up to 4K at 30 frames per second and has an 8-megapixel front snapper with aperture f/1.9 for selfies and video chats. It is packed with a 3,300 mAh capacity battery and measures 156.6 x 77.2 x 6.7 mm of dimensions and 165 grams of weight.
The Samsung Galaxy C7 smartphone will be available in Pink Gold, Gold, Grey and Silver colour options. It is priced at 2599 Yuan for 32 GB variant (approximately Rs. 26,600 / $396) and 2799 Yuan for 64 GB variant (nearly Rs. 28,600 / $426).To recall, the Samsung Galaxy C5 smartphone has launched with 32 GB and 64 GB storage options and prices are 2199 Yuan and 2399 Yuan respectively. Both smartphones have the same build and similar specifications except display, processor and battery.