Samsung has released its Galaxy J7 2016 and Galaxy J7 Prime in April 2016 and September 2016, respectively. They’re both phablets, but they have different hardware specs and today we will compare them to see which one is more powerful.
The Galaxy J7 2016 measures 151.7x76x7.8mm, while the Galaxy J7 Prime is thicker as it measures 151.5×74.9×8.1mm. The former has a plastic back with a brushed metal effect and its back is curved on the edges, while the latter has a full metal body with slim antenna lines at the top and bottom.
The Galaxy J7 2016 has a super AMOLED display of 5.5-inch that supports a resolution of 1280×720 pixels at 267 ppi. On the other hand, the Galaxy J7 Prime comes with an IPS LCD display of the same size, but it supports a higher resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 401 ppi.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Galaxy J7 2016 has been released in two variants, as follows:
– Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8952 Snapdragon 617 or Exynos 7870 Octa
– Processor: quad-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.6GHz and a quad-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.0GHz or an octa-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.6GHz
– Graphics Card: Adreno 405 or Mali-T830MP2
– RAM: 2GB of RAM.
The Galaxy J7 Prime features an Exynos 7870 Octa chipset, an octa-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.6GHz, a Mali-T830MP2 graphics card and 3GB of RAM.
The Galaxy J7 2016 has been released with an internal storage of 16GB while the Galaxy J7 Prime comes with an internal storage of 32GB. However, you can expand the storage capacity on both devices up to 256GB using a microSD card.
Both devices sport a primary camera of 13MP that offer autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, panorama and HDR. When it comes to the secondary camera, the Galaxy J7 2016 has a 5MP shooter, while the Galaxy J7 Prime has a more advanced 8MP camera.
Both smartphones house a 3300 mAh battery, but the Galaxy J7 2016 allows you to remove it.