Recently, after one of the variants of Galaxy J7 2017 with model number SM-J727VL was spotted on GFXBench benchmarking website, the popular leakster Evan Blass has now shared a press render of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) on his official twitter handle.
The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) is expected to be announced globally soon, but Samsung is likely to limit the announcement to select countries and carriers, bearing different names. As per the leak, the Galaxy J7 (2017) smartphone is going to be released by US-based carrier Verizon as the Galaxy J7 V and by Tracfone as the J7 Sky Pro. Other than these two, AT&T and U.S. Cellular carriers are also expected to release the smartphone.
The US variant will be running on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 quad-core chipset while the international version will be powered by Samsung’s in-house developed octa-core Exynos 7870 chipset.
The Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) is expected to feature 5.5 inches full HD display with 1920 x 1080 resolution. It will be powered by 1.6GHz Octa-Core Exynos 7870 processor with Mali T830 GPU / 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor with Adreno 308 GPU which is coupled with 2GB/3GB RAM.
The device will be boosted by a 13-megapixel rear camera and 8 or 5-megapixel front camera. It is also expected to come with 3000 mAh battery. Connectivity features will include the Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS with GLONASS, 4G LTE, and microUSB 2.0. A fingerprint sensor is also expected to be on the physical home button on the front. The smartphone is said to run on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system.
Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) exact announcement date is not known at the moment but it is expected to be unveiled next month while the expected sale is likely to begin from April 10.