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Galaxy J7, J5 and J3 for 2017 are official: these are prices and specs

Samsung has officially introduced the Galaxy J3, the Galaxy J5 and the Galaxy J7 for 2017. Compared to its predecessors, the devices have a higher performance and do not consist mainly of plastic. The price of the J-series has stayed almost the same despite the changes.

The Galaxy-J series is among the most popular Samsung smartphones in Europe, notes Gerben van Waltmeijer, Marketing Manager for Samsung Mobile in the Netherlands. According to SamMobile, the company is convinced that Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 (2017) will please the buyers. Unlike its predecessors, these have a rugged metal housing.

Housing made of metal

The back of the devices has also changed: Above and below, antenna strips are visible, which run in a small arc. On the front, all new Galaxy-J models have a physical home button. To the left and right of the display is a very narrow edge.

The largest and fastest smartphone of the new devices is the Galaxy J7 (2017): This has a screen that measures 5.5 inches in the diagonal and dissolves in Full HD. For performance, a processor with eight cores is available, clocked at up to 1.6 GHz. 3 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory are also on board. The battery has the capacity of 3600 mAh.

Release still in summer

The Galaxy J3 (2017) has a 5-inch display, which dissolves in HD. A chipset whose processor is clocked at 1.4 GHz is installed. The device is powered by a 2400 mAh battery. Memory is 2 GB, the internal memory is 16 GB. In the Galaxy J5 (2017) the AMOLED display measures 5.2 inches in the diagonal and dissolves in HD. 1.6 GHz provides the CPU, 2 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM are installed. The 3000 mAh energy storage supplies mobile power.

On all three models a main camera is installed, which dissolves with 13 MP, the front camera has 5 MP. In Europe, the Galaxy J3 (2017) SamMobile costs 219 euros, the Galaxy J5 (2017) 279 euros and the Galaxy J7 (2017) 339 euros. The J5 will appear in June, while the J7 will be launched in July. The J3 was not expected before August 2017.