Samsung is launching a new smartphone in India on January 17th. The new Galaxy On7 Prime (SM-G611), is an Amazon.in exclusive.
There are some new features that have been added to the device including what the company calls the Samsung Mall. There is a dedicated page for Samsung Mall in their India website, which is still under construction. We believe that it could be a dedicated app on the device to buy Samsung products on discounts, you can consider it an extension of the company's MyGalaxy rewards program.
Coming back the smartphone, it features a 5.5-inch 1080p display with 2.5D curved glass running on the octa-core Exynos 7870 processor with 3/4 GB RAM and 32/64 GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 256GB with a microSD card. The phone is expected to come with a metal unibody design, have dedicated dual-SIM slots and the fingerprint sensor embedded in the home button up front.
Samsung Pay Mini with support for direct money transfer by just scanning a code or using your mobile number. It also supports UPI based payments directly to your bank accounts. At launch, the Galaxy On7 Prime will run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat.
The front camera on the phone has been upgraded to 13-megapixels with f/1.9 aperture and you also have a 13-megapixel rear camera here with LED flash. You can record 1080p videos at 30fps. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE support, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and FM Radio.
The Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime will come in black and gold color options. We will know more about pricing tomorrow, January 17th.
Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime Specifications (India)
- 5.5-inches, Full HD display, 1920x1080 Pixels, 2.5D Curved Glass
- 1.6GHz Octa-Core, Exynos 7870 Processor
- Mali-T830 GPU
- 3/4 GB RAM with 32/64 GB storage, expandable up to 256GB with microSD card
- Android 7.1.1 Nougat
- 13MP Rear Camera, f/1.9 Aperture, LED Flash, 1080p Recording
- 13MP Front-facing Camera, f/1.9 Aperture
- Fingerprint sensor, Dedicated Dual-SIM, FM Radio
- 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS