Samsung mobile yesterday took the wraps off it’s next Galaxy series device in China. The duo handsets are called Samsung Galaxy On7 and the Galaxy On5 smartphones – both entry-level devices with attractive designs, signatory of the South Korean tech company.
The new Galaxy On series device take a striking resemblance to the A series, except they are made entirely of plastic with faux-leather rear covers. Samsung says those affordable phones come with “an unprecedentedly thin frames and bezels”.
The new Samsung Galaxy On7 is about 8.2mm thin, and features a 5.5″ 720p TFT display. The device has a quad-core 1.2GHz (Cortex-A53 probably) processor with 1.5GB of RAM. Photography pecks on the device includes a 13MP rear camera as it’s main shooter, and a 5MP front-facing selfie snapper. The device comes trotting just 8GB of internal storage but is expandable via a micro SD card. There’s also 4G LTE support on board for faster internet connection.
The new Galaxy On7 has a battery capacity of 3,000 mAh, and runs on Google’s Android 5.1 Lollipop (with Samsung Milk Music pre-installed). The color options available will include white and gold.
The Galaxy On5 on the other hand has a 5″ HD display and is powered by Samsung’s in-house developed Exynos 3475 SoC (a quad-core 1.3GHz Cortex-A7, Mali-T720 GPU) fitted with 1.5GB of RAM too. The photography options include an 8MP rear snapper as it’s main snapper, and a 5MP front-facing selfie shooter. The device also has 8GB of internal storage, expandable via a micro SD card, and LTE connectivity onboard.
The Galaxy On5 is also running on Google’s Android Lollipop (with Milk Music app), and has an okay 2,600 mAh battery which serves as the power house.
The new Samsung Galaxy On7 and On5 would be going on sale in China pretty soon, next in line to get them should be India, as the On5 briefly popped up on the official site.
Pricing of the devices are expected to be pecked at about $150 for the On5 and about $200 for the On7 when they launch.