• 5.5" (1280x720) Super AMOLED
  • 2GB
    Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3000 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Core phone has a 5.5-inch (1280x720) Super AMOLED screen, a 13MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3000 mAh and the main processor is a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy J7 Core
Display5.5" 1280x720 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP f/2.2
Computing
  • Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery3000 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 170g (6oz), 78.6x152.4x7.6 mm (3.09 x 6.00 x 0.30 inches)
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Display/Body Ratio69.6%
Resolution1280x720
Sharpness (PPI)267 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel13-MP
Aperturef/1.9
Sensor Pixel Size1.15 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3000 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
Talk Time21 hours
Computing
Processor NameSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.6 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.0
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT6 301 Mbps
LTE Bands40
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • BT EDR
  • HDP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PBAP/PAB
  • SPP
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
SAR EU Head0.519 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.39 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Sim Card 1
NameSIM1
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • FLAC
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • MP4
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS

Galaxy J7 Core Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy J7 Core waterproof?

No. the Galaxy J7 Core has not been rated as water-tight as we do not find an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy J7 Core Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Galaxy J7 Core has dual-SIM (or SIM+eSIM). Always verify your specific model before purchase as it can be different per country and operator."

Is the Galaxy J7 Core 4K?

No, the Galaxy J7 Core 1280x720 display resolution is not 4K. 4K is normally defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but there are even more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy J7 Core capable of Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy J7 Core is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy J7 Core support 4G wireless?

Yes, the Galaxy J7 Core is a 4G-LTE smartphone that is rated 4G LTE CAT6 (301 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy J7 Core a 5G device?

No, the Galaxy J7 Core is not a 5G smartphone.

Is the Galaxy J7 Core USB-C?

No, the Galaxy J7 Core does not have a USB Type C connector.

Does the Galaxy J7 Core have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy J7 Core does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy J7 Core Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better