The South Korean handset maker, Samsung is trying every trick in the book to regain the lost ground in handset market. The brand has already diversified its Galaxy Lineup by launching new series like Galaxy Z, Galaxy J and Galaxy A series. Now the handset maker is gearing up to launch a new series of handsets under Galaxy On name. Samsung Galaxy On7 is among the first couple of handsets launched under this series. Here is a brief overview of the handset for the reading benefit of our readers.
Being a budget lineup from the brand, this handset comes with a bar form factor and polycarbonate make for a lightweight build. However, the handset comes with the latest design that has been adopted by the brand in recent times.
Samsung has equipped the new handset with a large display measuring 5.5 in across the diagonal. The display of the handset offers an HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, which means users can enjoy multimedia content in a good quality.
The Galaxy On7 smartphone comes with the last generation Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system out of the box. This ensures a good user experience to its users right from the first boot owing to the material design and performance enhancements. Also, since the handset already comes with the last generation update pre-installed, it may receive the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow update as well.
Performance and Battery Life
The newest smartphone from Samsung comes with a Quad-core processor that boasts of a clock speed of 1.2 GHz for a decent performance. Moreover, the performance of the handset is further bolstered by the presence of 1.5 GB RAM. Under the hood, the handset is powered by a 3000 mAh battery that offers a decent usage backup on a full charge.
Samsung has equipped its newest launch with a powerful 13 Megapixels camera that Is ideal for all kind of routine photography. Coming to the front panel, the handset flaunts a 5 Megapixels shooter that can capture excellent selfies.
This handset from Samsung is a dual-SIM device that comes with a support for 4G LTE and 3G bandwidth for super fast Internet browsing speed. It also comes with features like Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth, microUSB and GPS.
This smartphone and the series is an attempt by the South Korean handset maker to tap the actual budget segment in developing nations. This handset comes with a good value for money proposition that will appeal to a lot of Indian buyers.
|General Specifications||Launch Date||November 3, 2015|
|SIM Card||Dual Micro SIM|
|Operating System||Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Upgradable To V6.0 (Marshmallow)
|Dimensions||151.8 x 77.5 x 8.2 mm|
|Processor & RAM||Processor||1.2 GHz Quad core 64 bit (Cortex A53)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916|
|Display||Size||5.5 inches (13.97 cm)|
|Sensors||Proximity sensor, Accelerometer|
|Resolution||720 x 1280 pixels, HD|
|Pixel Density||267 ppi|
|Screen to Body Ratio||70.72 %|
|Other Input Features||Multi-touch|
|Rear Camera Sensor||CMOS image sensor|
|Rear Camera Aperture||f/2.1|
|Rear Camera Features||Geo tagging, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)|
|Rear Auto Focus|
|Front Auto Focus|
1080p@30fps, Full HD
|Battery||Battery Capacity||3000 mAh|
|Battery Type||Li-ion, Removable|
|Talk Time 3G||21 hr|
|Music Play Time||78 hr|
|4G||LTE Cat4 150 Mbps/LTE Cat4 150 Mbps|
Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
|USB Port||microUSB 2.0|
|Entertainment & Multimedia||Ringtone||Music ringtones, Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration|
|Audio Format||3GA, AAC, AMR, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA|
|Video Format||3GPP, AVI, MPEG4, WMV, Xvid, DivX|
|Storage||Internal Storage||8 GB|
Up to 128 GB
|Calling & Messaging||Phone Book||
|Additional Information||Items in the Box||Handset, Battery, Charger, Earphone, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card|