The South Korean handset maker, Samsung is now on a prowl for launching newer and better variants of its lineup in India. It has already launched the 2016 variants of its J series in the market and they are a good upgrades over their successors. Now, the handset maker is on to its On series of smartphones and has launched Pro variants of these devices. The Galaxy On7 Pro is the higher end variant in this lineup and comes with a decent spec sheet. Here is a brief overview of the handset for those who are looking to purchase this smartphone.
S Bike Mode: Samsung has equipped this smartphone with S Bike Mode, which an ideal feature for bike riders. Once activated, it rejects calls with a greeting and those who urgently need to talk can press 1 to bypass the S Bike mode. However, the user can only pick the call when the bike has stopped moving. A good feature to have for user safety.
Ultra Data Saving Mode: This mode is particularly helpful for those who are heavy Internet users. Ultra Data Saving Mode is designed to compress the incoming and outgoing traffic to save data.
No AMOLED display: Samsung is known to equip its smartphones with its AMOLED displays, which offer much better viewing experience. Being a budget segment smartphone, this handset comes with an LCD display, which is nowhere close to the quality offered by the AMOLED panel.
The South Korean handset maker, Samsung has lately branching its smartphone line-up and came up with different series covering various price brackets in India. It launched the On series of handsets to come up with affordable smartphone with good build quality in reasonable rated. The brand recently added On7 Pro to the line-up, which has been pitted against the likes of Moto G5 and Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. While it remains to be seen how it fares, here is a brief overview of the handset for those interested.
Latest Android with Experience UI: The newest handset from the brand comes with the latest Android 7.0 Nougat operating system pre-installed in it. While it is not exactly the latest, the OS has been skinned with Samsung’s latest Experience UI, which has been de-bloated to a large extent and now offers a smooth experience. While Samsung may not update the device anytime soon, the user experience is already at par with most Nougat toting smartphones.
Large Display: Samsung is known to be the brand that first bought the trend of big display smartphones around with its Note series. The Galaxy On7 Pro too comes with a large 5.7-inch display, with a resolution of 1920 x 1080p for a great viewing experience.
No fingerprint scanner: While the smartphone world has advanced a lot further and devices are now equipped with features like fingerprint scanner and stunning display with good spec sheet. This has raised the expectations of the average consumer, which means when they get to know there is no fingerprint scanner it turns out to be a deal breaker.
|General Specifications||Launch Date||July 12, 2016|
|Model||Galaxy On7 Pro|
|SIM Card||Dual Micro SIM|
|Operating System||Android 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|
|Front Camera Sensor||CMOS|
|Rear Camera Sensor||CMOS image sensor|
|Rear Camera Aperture||f/2.1|
|Front Camera Aperture||f/2.2|
|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|
Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n
|USB Port||microUSB 2.0, Mass storage device, USB charging|
|Entertainment & Multimedia||Ringtone||Music ringtones, Vibration|
|Audio Format||3GA, AAC, AMR, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MIDI, MP3, OGG, WAV, WMA|
|Video Format||3G2, 3GP, ASF, AVI, M4V, MKV, MPEG4, WebM, WMV|
|Storage||Internal Storage||16 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|