Want to compare Samsung J7 vs Samsung J7 Prime mobile? You have come to the right place. Here you can find Samsung J7 vs Samsung J7 Prime comparison based on display size, processor speed, camera resolution, user experience, memory size, connectivity strength, and overall dimension.

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On one hand, Samsung Galaxy J7 has a 5.0-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels that results in a pixel density of 294 ppi. The phone is powered by a 1.7GHz quad-core processor and 1.2GHz quad-core Cortex A53 processors which are mated with a whopping 3GB RAM and Adreno 405 graphics. To store data and files, it houses an inbuilt memory of 16GB which can further be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card.

On the other hand, Samsung J7 Prime  flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD IPS display of resolution resulting a pixel density of 401ppi.  The device comes in a fully metal clad body that weighs 169 grams and has thickness of 8.1mm. It is available in black and gold colour variants.The device is stocked with Android v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) operating system. The handset is powered by Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 SoC that has Cortex A53 octa-core processor with a clock speed of 1.6GHz. It is paired with 3GB of RAM and Mali-T830 MP2 GPU. In terms of configuration, the major upgrade this device features over the J7 2016 is its improved RAM and a fingerprint sensor.

Our recommendation: We recommend you to buy Samsung J7 Prime over Samsung J7 because it is a much better value for money with latest design and processor with way better camera.

Samsung J7 vs Samsung J7 Prime Comparison Table

Key Specs
Display5.50-inch5.50-inch
ProcessorSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 78701.6GHz octa-core
Front Camera8-megapixel5-megapixel
Rear Camera13-megapixel13-megapixel
RAM3GB2GB
Storage16GB16GB
Battery Capacity3300mAh3300mAh
OSAndroid 6.0Android 6.0.1
Resolution1080×1920 pixels720×1080 pixels
 
General
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy J7 PrimeGalaxy J7 (2016)
Release dateSeptember 1, 2016March 1, 2016
Launched in IndiaYes
Form factorTouchscreenTouchscreen
Dimensions (mm)151.50 x 74.90 x 8.10151.70 x 76.00 x 7.80
Weight (g)167.00170.00
Battery capacity (mAh)33003300
Removable batteryNoYes
ColoursGold, BlackPink, White, Gold
Display
Screen size (inches)5.505.50
TouchscreenYesYes
Resolution1080×1920 pixels720×1080 pixels
Protection typeGorilla Glass
Aspect ratio16:9
Pixels per inch (PPI)401
Hardware
Processor1.6GHz octa-core1.6GHz octa-core
Processor makeSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
RAM3GB2GB
Internal storage16GB16GB
Expandable storageYesYes
Expandable storage typemicroSDmicroSD
Expandable storage up to (GB)256128
Camera
Rear camera13-megapixel (f/1.9)13-megapixel
Rear autofocusYes
Rear flashLEDDual LED
Front camera8-megapixel (f/1.9)5-megapixel
Front flashLED
Software
Operating systemAndroid 6.0Android 6.0.1
SkinTouchWiz UI
Connectivity
Wi-FiYesYes
GPSYesYes
BluetoothYes, v 4.10Yes, v 4.10
NFCNoNo
InfraredNoNo
USB OTGYesYes
Micro-USBYes
Headphones3.5mm3.5mm
FMYesNo
Number of SIMs22
Wi-Fi DirectNoYes
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)NoNo
Wi-Fi standards supported802.11 b/g/n
Sim 1
SIM TypeNano-SIMMicro-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSMGSM
3GYesYes
4G/ LTEYesYes
Sim 2
SIM TypeNano-SIMMicro-SIM
GSM/CDMAGSMGSM
3GYesYes
4G/ LTEYesYes
Sensors
Fingerprint sensorYes
Compass/ MagnetometerNoNo
Proximity sensorYesYes
AccelerometerYesYes
Ambient light sensorNoYes
GyroscopeNoNo
BarometerNoNo