Mid-range Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo starts selling in Kenya

One of the latest Samsung mid-range smartphones, the Galaxy J7 Neo, is now available for purchase in the Kenyan market.

The device, which costs Kshs 22,00 at Samsung brand shops and other outlets across the country, joins the wide range of Samsung budget phones available in the market.

Samsung, in a statement announcing the device’s availability in Kenya, plays up its 4G LTE network connectivity and a pair of 13 and 5-megapixel cameras at the back and on the front respectively. The Galaxy J7 Neo packs a 5.5-inch 720p display.

Specifications of the Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo are as follows:

Dimensions and weight152.4 mm x 78.6 mm x 7.6 mm, 170g
Display5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED
CameraMain camera: 13MP
Secondary camera: 5MP
ProcessorOcta-core Exynos 7870 clocked at 1.6GHz and backed by a Mali T830 GPU
Memory2GB RAM, 16GB onboard storage (expandable via microSD)
Operating SystemAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Battery3,000mAh (removable)
Network3G, 4G
ConnectivityBluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi, microUSB
Colour optionsBlack, Gold
OthersDual SIM

Early last month, Samsung started selling other Galaxy J smartphones, the J5 and J7 Pro, in the country.

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