Introduction and Camera
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 is the successor to the J7 Prime. The Prime 2 does not differ much in terms of design and hardware. The mid-range offering from the South-Korean smartphone manufacturer sports a fingerprint sensor which is placed at the back below the rear camera module. The smartphone is 8mm thick and sports an aluminum body topped with plastic edges.
For imaging, the device is a step up than its predecessor as there are two 13-megapixel sensors; one at the back and one at the front. The primary lens is also aided by an LED flash to support low-light imaging and videos while you can use the frontal imaging piece to take selfies and make video calls.
Performance and Display
The smartphone is armed with a 1.6GHz octa-core Exynos 7870 chipset which along with 3GB of RAM that ensures smooth and flawless performance. The smartphone is designed to support multitasking and playing games.
In terms of display, the device ships with a 5.5-inch Full HD screen which is paired with awesome viewing angles that reproduces crisp and vibrant images. Also, the screen is protected by a coating of Corning Gorilla Glass.
Battery and Platform
The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 packs a non-removable Li-Ion 3,300mAh battery which is expected to hold up throughout the day with moderate to heavy usage besides supporting talk time up to 21 hours.
On the software front, the handset runs the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box.
Storage and Connectivity
The handset comes with 32GB of onboard storage space which is further expandable up to 256GB via a dedicated expansion slot so that there is enough space to install apps and store other data.
Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 include 4G with VoLTE support, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, and a microUSB 2.0 port. In addition, there is dual SIM support.