Samsung has introduced its Galaxy On series of the smartphones in India in the recent times. The Samsung Galaxy On5 has been priced at Rs. 8,990, whereas the Samsung Galaxy On7 has been priced a bit higher at Rs. 10,990. The dual-SIM dual-4G Android 5.1.1 Lollipop-based smartphones from Samsung are now readily obtainable in the market as well as online in Black & Gold color variants.
The new mobile phones by Samsung
The Galaxy On5 features a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixel) TFT display. It is driven by a 1.3GHz quad-core Exynos 3475 SoC combined with the random access memory 1.5GB. It sports an 8-megapixel rear auto-focus camera and a 5-megapixel front camera.
The smartphones are presented with the 8GB of built-in storage capacity that is expandable through microSD card (up to 128GB). Options for connectivity on the Galaxy On5 holds 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS, Glonass, Micro-USB, 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. It bears a 2600mAh battery, measures 142.3×72.1×8.5mm, and weighs 149 grams.
Focus on specifications
The specifications of Galaxy On7 are nearly similar to Galaxy On5, apart from for a massive display and battery, as well as a high-resolution sensor together with a different processor. It bears a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixel) TFT display, and functions on a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 SoC combined with the random access memory of 1.5GB. It sports a 13-megapixel rear auto-focus camera together with a 5-megapixel front camera.
Like the Galaxy On5, the Galaxy On7 bears 8GB of built-in storage that’s expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB). Connectivity options on the smartphone include 4G LTE (with support for Indian LTE bands), Bluetooth, GPS, Glonass, Micro-USB, 3G, GPRS/ EDGE, and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. It is powered by a 3000mAh battery, measures 151.8×77.5×8.2mm, and weighs 172 grams.
Functioning on the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, both the mobile phones 2015 Samsung Galaxy On5 as well as the Galaxy On7 are covered with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI. While going through the main menu and preloaded mobile applications, one of the major takeaways was that there is a lot fewer of the Samsung’s bloatware in comparison to what has been before. Both these handsets by Galaxy On series have just a few preloaded applications; a trend that was commenced with the Samsung Galaxy S6.
Remarkably, there are no Microsoft applications preloaded on these smartphones, showing that the companies’ agreement to drive the applications might just apply to the high-end Galaxy mobile phones. Both the mobile phones 2015 Samsung Galaxy On-series models featured a Google folder on the home screen housing all the Google applications.