Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) beats the Galaxy Note 8 to be the first smartphone from the South Korean company to sport a dual camera setup. The handset has just been registered by TENAA – the Chinese Telecommunication Certification Authority.
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Speaking of the specs, the 2017 iteration of the Galaxy C7 would come with a 5.5-inch Full HD (1080 x 1920) Super AMOLED display. Wrapping the 2.5D screen is a metal body with horizontal antenna lines.
Moving inside, the upcoming phone runs some unnamed processor clocked at 2.39 GHz / 1.69 GHz. According to some previous rumours, the Galaxy C7 (2017) might come with a new Exynos 7872 SoC. This is expected to be a hexa-core chipset with two high performance Cortex A72 / A73 cores and four low power Cortex A53 / 55 CPUs. However, the TENAA listing indicates an octa-core setup.
The Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) will come in two variants; one with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage and another with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage. The smartphone is going to run Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box.
Coming to the optics, there would be a 13 MP + 5 MP dual rear camera along with a 16 MP Selfie shooter. The C7 (2017) will be able to record videos only up to Full HD 1080p resolution and not 4K.
Connectivity-wise, the upcoming device will support 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and other usual options. A 2850mAh battery will juice up the Galaxy C7 (2017).
Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) Specifications
5.5-inch Full HD (1080 x 1920) Super AMOLED Display
Exynos 7872 SoC (2 x 2.39 GHz Cortex A72 + 4 x 1.69 GHz Cortex A53)
Mali G71 GPU
3 / 4 GB RAM and 32 / 64 GB Storage
13 MP + 5 MP Rear Camera + 16 MP Selfie Unit
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2
Samsung Galaxy C7 (2017) Release Date, Availability and Pricing
As of now, we don’t have any specific release date of the Galaxy C7 (2017). However, the phone now being listed in TENAA, the launch can’t be much far. Regarding availability and pricing, we will only know those after the initial announcement.