Samsung has launched latest iteration of its super sucessful budget offering from last year Galaxy On7 (2016) for CNY 1,599 (approximately Rs. 16,000). The mobile now flaunts an all metal unibody construction and looks more premium and comes in iPhone like rose gold color options. The over all design seems to be heavily inspired from that of iPhone 6 as well.

The mobile is now powered by a 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 625 processor coupled with Adreno 506 GPU. Storage and RAM department sees a spec bump as well, with the mobile housing 3 GB of RAM 32 GB of inbuilt storage. Display is now a full HD IPS panel. The most compelling feature would be the f/1.9 13 MP camera and front facing 8MP camera with the same wide aperture.

The phone comes with Samsung Knox entreprise security suite preinstalled  Needless to say the phone would be 4G LTE capable and has a decent 3300 mAh battery. Galaxy On7 (2016) would be dual nano sim capable and has expandable memory slot that supports upto 256 GB of microSD cards.

The phone will run  Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out of the box. Also, the it supports quick charging, however details on the effeciency of it are not reveled at this moment. A possible India launch is under the wraps but would it retain same impressive specs at the price is yet to be known.

To sum it up here are the highlights of the phone.

Important Specs at a glance :

2 GHz Snapdragon 625, Adreno 506

3 GB RAM, 32GB inbuilt storage, 256 GB dedicated expandable storage slot.

f/1.9 aperture 13MP Camera

3300 mAh battery, metal unibody, 167 gms.


We do not have any pricing details of this phone at this moment but you can find the price of Samsung Galaxy On7 Pro here.


So what do you think of this latest offering from Samsung? Would you pick one up over the better spec’d chineese smartphones from LeEco, Xiamo etc or go for this for the brand value and amazing display and camera that a typical Samsung boasts. Let us know in the comments.