After spotting Galaxy J5 2017 in all the benchmarking sites giving us a blurred idea of its specifications, we finally get to see its press render images which in all honesty look more than a budget device.
Also some of the features Samsung has incorporated in this J series smartphone is quote impressive such as the fingerprint scanner, metal body with a new look and of course Android 7.0 Nougat OS.
This is proof of the fast changing smartphone market scene. Some features, which off late, were considered only premium or flagship material have filtered down to the mid-range affordable segment. This means that now the flagship models will get an altogether different definition and they actually have done, clear examples are Galaxy S8, Xiaomi Mi6 and even HTC U11. One thing common in all of these is the AI assistant, which has become the new norm for high-end smartphones.
Coming back to the Galaxy J5 2017, its specifications have also emerged along with the press renders. The phone will sport 5.2-inch Super AMOLED HD display, 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7870 processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable storage. We also find impressive 13MP cameras on the front and rear with f/1.7 and f/1.9 aperture, respectively. To keep the juices flowing there’s a 3,000 mAh battery.
Speaking about the cost, Samsung is expected to attach €279 price tag to the Galaxy J5 2017 which again is likely to land in Europe next month.