Samsung India has launched yet another smartphone in the country; namely, the Galaxy C7 Pro, which is the watered down version of the Galaxy C9 Pro launched two months ago.
The Samsung C7 Pro comes with sleek design and measures just 7.0 mm in thickness, similar to the iPhone 6s. There is full metal unibody design with 6 antenna lines at the back side.
The fingerprint scanner is embedded in the home button and there is a USB type C port at the bottom of the device.
The Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro is the company’s first phone to pack the Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 SoC. It is slightly upgraded version of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor which is used in several phones like Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 or the Lenovo P2.
The Galaxy C7 Pro is priced at Rs. 27,999 in India and will be sold via Amazon India from April 11. Diving into the specifications, the C7 Pro comes with a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED FHD display, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 technology.
In contrast, the C9 Pro came with a 6-inch Full HD display.
Under the hood, the phone packs a 2.2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 SoC, clubbed with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage. The phone has microSD card slot for storage expansion.
Samsung C7 PRO
In terms of camera, the C7 Pro packs both 16MP sensors on both front and back. The rear camera comes with PDAF, f/2.0 aperture, and dual tone LED flash. The front-facing camera comes with f/1.9 aperture but lacks the LED flash support.
In terms of connectivity, the C7 Pro has 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and an USB Type-C port. Samsung has also added Samsung Pay support with the Galaxy C7 Pro, and it comes with NFC support as well.
The Galaxy C7 Pro boots Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with TouchWiz UI on top. Samsung has not mentioned any details on the Android Nougat update for the phone, but it might be released in coming weeks.
The Samsung C7 Pro also features HI-FI audio which gives immersive music experience for the audiophiles.
The Samsung Galaxy C7 Pro further strengthens the Samsung’s upper mid-range lineup and the C7 Pro goes against the likes of Motorola Moto Z Play and Vivo V5 Plus.
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