After successfully running the Galaxy S series with high-end mobiles like Galaxy S7 Edge and the mid-range J series with affordable sets like Samsung J7 2016, the Korean giant has launched another series in the range of common man, i.e. C series. Hence, Samsung Galaxy C5 and C7 are the new stars of the Android market. Both arrive with a metallic body, a very attractive design, and amazing specifications.
The Samsung Galaxy C7 has a larger screen of 5.7 inches as compared to its brother C5. The screen is Super AMOLED with 1080p x 1920 Full HD resolution. It has a metallic body with streamed line body curves. The edges give the set a stylish and subtle look. The sprayed particle at the back also gives it a trendy look along with a firm and comfortable grip. 6.8mm thickness makes it ultra-thin as it comes in three colors: pink gold, dark gray, and gold.
The manufacturer has powered it with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625, a 2Ghz processor, along with Adreno 506 GPU, making it a beast for the heavy users and demanding games. The internal memory is available in two variants of internal storage of 32GB and 64GB. In both cases, it is expandable by microSD card up to 128GB. The 4GB of RAM makes it faster and smoother for more videos, games, videos, and music files.
It also comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, and support for 4G LTE, Dual SIM along with Android 6.0.1 operating system Marshmallow pre-installed. The 3,300 mAh battery will charge quickly, thanks to technology QuickCharge 3.0. It also has a fingerprint reader integrated into the home button.
C7 comes with an 8-megapixel selfie camera which adds more joy to your selfie experience. The 16-megapixel rear camera with large F/1.9 aperture and dual LED flash results in detailed and clear images that may also capture fine images in low-light. Quick Launch also lets you take fun selfies with friends and family.
|Model||Samsung Galaxy C7|
|Announced||01 May, 2016|
|Released||01 June, 2016|
|TypeDesign Type called form factor refers to a mobile phone's size, shape, and style as well as the layout and position of major components of phone. There are three major form factors seen in mobile phones => bar phones, folding phones and sliding phones.||Bar|
|Dimensions||156.6 x 77.2 x 6.8 mm|
|Colors||Gold, Pink Gold, Dark Gray|
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM1-SIM2|
|3G Network||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|SIMSIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.||Nano SIM|
|Dual SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display TypeDisplay Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels|
|Display ColorsDisplay Colors is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others.||16M colors|
|Pixel DensityPixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality.||~386 ppi pixel density|
|Touch Screen||Yes, Multitouch|
|PrimaryCamera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality.||16 MP, f/1.9|
|Camera Features||Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR|
|FlashFlash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)||dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Secondary||8 MP, f/1.9|
|Operating SystemOS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.||Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)|
|ChipsetChipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.||Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625|
|CPUCPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53|
|GPUGPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.||Adreno 506|
|RAM (Memory)RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.||4 GB RAM|
|Internal StorageInternal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.||32/64 GB|
|Card SlotMemory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)|
|SensorsSensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.||Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|BluetoothBluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|Wi-fiWi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|GPSGPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS|
|NFCNFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.|
|USB Ports||microUSB 2.0|
|GPRSGPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|EDGEEDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.|
|Battery TypeBattery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.||Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)|
|CapacityBattery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.||3300 mAh battery|