Samsung Innovative Galaxy J Prime Series Arrives

Oct 07. 2016

Brand new design with advanced features, perfect choice for mid-range smartphone 

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  • Samsung Galaxy J Prime系列革新登場
  • Samsung Galaxy J Prime系列革新登場

Hong Kong – October 7, 2016 – Samsung Electronics H.K. Co. Ltd today introduced the advanced version of Galaxy J Series – Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime, innovating with customer-centric in mind to be the perfect choice for mid-range smartphone. The latest series is equipped with front camera in higher resolution, which offers brighter selfie picture quality. Both Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime come with a refined and slimmer design in a premium full metal body, its compact body fits comfortably in hand. Together with newly added fingerprint sensor and larger RAM and storage, it will definitely satisfy users’ daily and work use.

“Samsung has been introducing different levels of smartphones to fulfill market’s different needs. By innovating past models and adding cutting-edge elements, we aim to bring the best and extraordinary mobile experience to consumers,”said Yiyin Zhao, Vice President & Head of Information Technology and Mobile Communication Business, Samsung Electronics H.K. Co. Ltd.

 

Stylish and Slim Design in Premium Full Metal Body

As advanced versions of Galaxy J Series, new Galaxy J Prime Series adopts premium metal with 2.5D Gorilla® Glass 4 and round edges, strengthening its durability and giving sense of stylish. The seamless design of Galaxy J Prime has zero camera protrusion to smoothen the back of device. Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime come with a 5.5-inch and 5.0-inch display respectively. The size is suitable for one hand operation, allowing users to enjoy mobile experience comfortably.

 

Advanced Camera with Perfect Selfie Experience

Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime are both equipped with super wide aperture of F1.9, 13 megapixel rear cameras, and upgraded 8 megapixel front cameras from 5 megapixels. Users are able to take bright and clear photos in dark conditions, bringing an amazing selfie experience. There are many selfie modes, including Wide Selfie for group selfie and splendid scenery; Palm Selfie for taking selfie automatically via palm; various beautifying effect such as retouch face, enlarge eyes, slim face, etc.

Moreover, Galaxy J Prime Series supports Quick Launch[1] function. Users can access camera easily by double-clicking the home button twice. It allows users to take selfie with family and friends conveniently and enjoy wonderful selfie experience.

 

Powerful Functions for Daily Operations

With larger storage, the new Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime are capable for seamless multitasking. Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime come with 32GB internal storage and 3GB RAM, and up to 256GB microSD card supported. The built-in Smart Manager facilitates users to check device status easily, including battery, storage, RAM and Anti-malware. Galaxy J Prime Series is equipped with longer lasting battery for watching multimedia. Fast charging is available for Galaxy J7 Prime to be fully charged within 2 hours[2].

The new Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime enhance with 3 card slots, supporting 2 SIMs and 1 microSD card (up to 256GB) simultaneously. Users can exchange SIM card without restarting the device.

Samsung first introduces easy and safe fingerprint sensor for low-tier smartphone, Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Prime. From Swipe Type in the past to Touch Type, users can unlock the phone easier and faster within a second.

 

Availability and Suggested Retail Price

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime and J5 Primewill be available in Hong Kong on the following dates with the suggested retail prices as follows:

Model

Color

Available Dates

Suggested Retail Prices

Galaxy J7 Prime

Gold

7 October

HKD2,398

Pink Gold, Black

14 October

Galaxy J5 Prime

Gold, Pink Gold

14 October

HKD1,998

*Service availability and scope may vary by each region and market condition.

 

For more product information, please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en or contact Samsung customer service hotline at (+852) 3698-4698.

 

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime specifications:

Special Features

 

 

 

 

 

Best Camera Experience:
• 13MP Rear & 8MP Front Camera with F1.9 aperture (both)

Large Storage Capactiy:
32GB internal storage and 3GB RAM
• Support microSD™ (up to 256GB)

Refined metal body design:
Metal body design with glass material covering the front
• Seamless design with zero camera protrusion

Powerful performance:
5.5” FHD TFT Display (1920 x 1080)
• Octa Core 2.0 GHz Processor (MSM8953)
• Support Fast-charging & Fingerprint sensor

Handy for travel:
Support China and Hong Kong 4G & 3G networks++
• Dual-SIM Dual-Standby ^ with an extra microSD card slot

Operating Platform***

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Band++

4G FDD-LTE: B1(2100),B3(1800),B5(850),B7(2600),B8(900)
4G TDD-LTE: B38(2600),B39(1900),B40(2300),B41(2500) 
3G WCDMA: B1(2100),B2(1900),B5(850),B8(900)
3G TD-SCDMA: B34(2010),B39(1880)
3G CDMA: BC0(800)
2G GSM: GSM850,GSM900,DCS1800,PCS1900
2G CDMA: CDMA800

Dimension

151.7 (L) x 75.0 (W) x 8.0(D) mm

Weight

167g

Display

5.5” FHD TFT Display (1920 x 1080)

Processor

Octa Core Processor: MSM8953 (Quad A53 2.0 GHz + Quad A53 2.0 GHz) (64bit Capable)

Memory

• Internal Memory: 32GB (RAM: 3GB)

• Support microSD™ (up to 256GB)

Color+

Gold, Pink Gold, Black

Battery *

3,300mAh
Support Fast Charging (Fully charge in 90 mins) #

Camera

 

• Rear: 13MP Auto-focus Camera (F1.9 aperture)

• Front: 8MP Camera and Wide-Selfie mode (F1.9 aperture)

• Quick Launch: Double click Home button to directly access to camera

• Selfie: Gesture control

• Beautifying Effect: Skin tone, Large Eyes, Slim Face 

• Shooting Mode: Auto, Pro, Beauty face, Panorama, Contiuous shot, HDR (Rich tone),
Night, Food, Selfie, Wide selfie

• Effect: None, Pastel, Deep, Retro, Film, Monogram, Nostalgia, Gold, Delicious, Dawn,
Calm, Grayscale, Evergreen, Rose, Sweet, Riddle, Everyday

• White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent

• Functions: Exposure value, Face detection, Location tags, Timer, Metering modes, ISO,

• Video Recording and Playback:
- Playback: UHD 3140 x 2160pixel
- Recording: Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixel

Music Player

• 3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack

Audio / Video Play Format

• Video Play Format: MP4,M4V,3GP,3G2,WMV,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,WEBM

• Audio Play Format:
MP3,M4A,3GA,AAC,OGG,OGA,WAV,WMA,AMR,AWB,FLAC,MID,MIDI,
XMF,MXMF,IMY,RTTTL,RTX,OTA

Internet Tool

• Play Store™

• Google™ (Google, Chrome, Gmail, Maps, Drive, Play Movies & TV, Hangouts, Photos, Voice Search, Play Music)

• YouTube™

• Samsung Galaxy Apps

 

Connectivity

Data Transfer^

• LTE Cat4 (150Mbps/50Mbps) / HSPA+ 42Mbps / HSUPA 5.76Mbps / 3G / EDGE / GPRS

Wi-Fi

• IEEE 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz

• Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth#

• v4.2 (A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP)

Data Connectivity

• USB 2.0

Wireless Connectivity

• GPS Δ / GLONASS/ Beidou Δ

 

▲▲ It must be charged by dedicated Samsung Charger and Battery.

* Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.

++ Support 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE; 3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in China: TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and CDMA. Subject to local network, data and messaging services. If one of the SIM Card is using 4G or 3G Band, the other SIM Card supports 3G or 2G band only, vice versa.Users can choose 4G or 3G network ^ with either SIM 1 or SIM 2 without changing the SIM card.

***Please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en for latest Operating Platform

^ Subject to local network, data and messaging services.

▲ Actual available memory for end user usage may vary due to pre-configuration. The pre-configuration includes preloaded operating system and applications.

+For reference only, please check with our staff for details.

# Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.

Δ GPS/A-GPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc

 

Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime specifications:

Special Features

 

 

 

 

 

Best Camera Experience:
13MP Rear & 8MP Front Camera with F1.9 aperture (both)

Large Storage Capactiy:
32GB internal storage and 3GB RAM
• Support microSD™ (up to 256GB)

Refined metal body design:
Metal body design with glass material covering the front
• Seamless design with zero camera protrusion

Powerful performance:
5.0” HD TFT Display (1280 x 720)
• Octa Core Processor: 1.5GHz Quad + 1.2GHz Quad
• Support Fingerprint sensor 

Handy for travel:
Support China and Hong Kong 4G & 3G networks++
• Dual-SIM Dual-Standby ^ with an extra microSD card slot

Operating Platform***

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Band^++

4G FDD-LTE: B1(2100),B3(1800),B5(850),B7(2600),B8(900)
4G TDD-LTE: B38(2600),B39(1900),B40(2300),B41(2500) 
3G WCDMA: B1(2100),B2(1900),B5(850),B8(900)
3G TD-SCDMA: B34(2010),B39(1880)
3G CDMA: BC0(800)
2G GSM: GSM850,GSM900,DCS1800,PCS1900
2G CDMA: CDMA800

Dimension

142.8 (L) x 69.5 (W) x 8.1 (D) mm

Weight

143g

Display

5.0” HD TFT Display (1280 x 720)

Processor

Octa Core Processor: MSM8952 (Quad A53 1.5GHz + Quad A53 1.2GHz) (64bit Capable)

Memory

• Internal Memory: 32GB (RAM: 3GB)

• Support microSD™ (up to 256GB)

Color+

Gold, Pink Gold

Battery *

2,600mAh

Camera

 

• Rear: 13MP Auto-focus Camera (F1.9 aperture)

• Front: 8MP Camera and Wide-Selfie mode (F1.9 aperture)

• Quick Launch: Double click Home button to directly access to camera

• Selfie: Gesture control

• Beautifying Effect: Skin tone, Large Eyes, Slim Face 

• Shooting Mode: Auto, Pro, Beauty face, Panorama, Continuous shot, HDR (Rich tone),
Night, Food, Selfie, Wide selfie

• Effect: No effect, Pastel, Deep, Retro, Film, Monogram, Nostalgia, Gold, Delicious, Dawn,
Calm, Grayscale, Evergreen, Rose, Sweet, Riddle, Everyday

• White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent

• Functions: Exposure value, Face detection, Location tags, Timer, Metering modes, ISO

• Video Recording and Playback:
- Playback: FHD 1920 x 1080 (60fps)
- Recording: FHD 1920 x 1080 (30fps)

Music Player

• 3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack

Audio / Video Play Format

• Video Play Format: MP4,M4V,3GP,3G2, WMV,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,WEBM

• Audio Play Format: MP3,M4A,3GA,AAC,OGG,OGA,WAV,WMA,AMR,AWB,FLAC,MID,MIDI,
XMF,MXMF,IMY,RTTTL,RTX,OTA

Internet Tool

• Play Store™

• Google™ (Google, Chrome, Gmail, Maps, Drive, Play Movies & TV, Hangouts, Photos, Voice Search, Play Music)

• YouTube™

• Samsung Galaxy Apps

 

Connectivity

Data Transfer^

• LTE Cat4 (150Mbps/50Mbps) / HSPA+ 42Mbps / HSUPA 5.76Mbps / 3G / EDGE / GPRS

Wi-Fi

• IEEE 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz

• Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth#

• v4.2 (A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP)

Data Connectivity

• USB 2.0

Wireless Connectivity

• GPS Δ / GLONASS/ Beidou Δ

 

▲▲ It must be charged by dedicated Samsung Charger and Battery.

* Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.

++ Support 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE; 3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in China: TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and CDMA. Subject to local network, data and messaging services. If one of the SIM Card is using 4G or 3G Band, the other SIM Card supports 3G or 2G band only, vice versa. Users can choose 4G or 3G network ^ with either SIM 1 or SIM 2 without changing the SIM card.

***Please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en for latest Operating Platform

^ Subject to local network, data and messaging services.

▲ Actual available memory for end user usage may vary due to pre-configuration. The pre-configuration includes preloaded operating system and applications.

+For reference only, please check with our staff for details.

# Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.

Δ GPS/A-GPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc

 

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[1] Camera launch time varies according to camera modes.

[2] The estimated charging time is based on charging from 0% to 100%. Test example results for a specific test environment. Values can change for different situation.

 

 

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