Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 Specifications, Features and Price

Without engaging in much buzz, Samsung silently unveiled the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 on their Indian website. The phone is typically an updated version of the Galaxy J7 Prime but it has some miniature design changes like the capacitive buttons. Since the announcement was done silently, let me reveal to you the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 full specifications, features and its price in India, United States of America, Europe and other parts of the world.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 Specifications, Features and Price

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 Features

The new Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 runs on Android 7.1 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. It has octa-core CPU on an Exynos 7 chipset and came with a revamped 13MP selfie camera.

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The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 chipset is most likely the same Exynos 7870 as that of the original Galaxy J7 Prime, because the CPU has the same clock speed which is 1.6GHz. Other specs like RAM, storage and microSD availability remains unchanged as the phone came with a 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage which is expandable up to 256GB via microSD.

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 has a 13MP primary camera with f/1.9 aperture, which offers Visual Search through Samsung Mali. The Galaxy J7 Prime 2 also has Samsung Pay Mini availability in India where the phone will be marketed. The selfie camera is revamped, as it now comes with live AR stickers and filters, instant share and instant editing, which suits the needs of all the social addicts out there.


The dimension of the Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 remains unchanged with that of its original J7 Prime. It sits at 151.7 x 75 x 8mm, but although now weighs 170g. The battery still has the same capacity which is 3300mAh, charged via a micro USB port.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 Specifications


Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps



Announced 2018, March
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, April



Dimensions 151.7 x 75 x 8 mm (5.97 x 2.95 x 0.31 in)
Weight 170 g (6.00 oz)
Build Front glass, aluminum body, plastic ends
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)



Type PLS TFT capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 83.4 cm2 (~73.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~401 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass (market dependent)



OS Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset Exynos 7870 Octa
CPU Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T830 MP1



Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 32 GB, 3 GB RAM



Primary 13 MP (f/1.9, 28mm), autofocus, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Secondary 13 MP, f/1.9, 1080p



Alert types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes



WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
Radio FM radio
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go



Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, proximity
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
  – ANT+ support
– Xvid/DivX/MP4/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer



  Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery
Talk time Up to 21 h (3G)
Music play Up to 84 h



Colors Black, Gold, Rose Gold
SAR 0.61 W/kg (head)
SAR EU 0.37 W/kg (head)     1.63 W/kg (body)
Price About 200 EUR

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 Price

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime 2 in India is INR13,990, $215 in the United States, and €175 across Europe. The phone is currently available in Black colour, but the Champagne Gold version is also on its way.


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