Samsung to host launch event in India next week; Galaxy On7, On5 release imminent
Samsung to host launch event in India next week; Galaxy On7, On5 release imminentSamsung China (Screen-shot)

Reigning smartphone leader, Samsung is reportedly gearing up for the launch of the new Galaxy handset series in India next week.

The company has begun sending out invites for an event in New Delhi on 3 November, reported BGR India.

The invitation mentions that a new smartphone will be unveiled, hinting that the rumoured mid-range Galaxy On7 and On5 series which were accidently listed in the Samsung's website (India and China) and taken down last week, might finally be officially released on Tuesday.

As per the recent reports, Galaxy On7 sports 5.5-inch HD display and will come with, 13MP camera and a 5MP snapper on the front.

On the other hand, the Galaxy On5 is said to be the smaller version of the 5.5-inch Galaxy On7. The key difference between two is that former features 5.0-inch display, 2600 mAh battery and 8MP camera on the rear-side. Whereas the latter features 5.5-cinh HD display, 3000 mAh battery and a better 13MP camera on the back. Rest of the specification is same for both the devices.

They feature Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS powered by 1.2GHz Exynos 3475 quad-core­ CPU, 1.5GB RAM, 8GB inbuilt memory and 5MP snapper on the front.

[Image credit: Samsung China]

Key specifications of Samsung Galaxy On7 and Galaxy On5:

Model Samsung Galaxy On7 Samsung Galaxy On5
Display 5.5-inch HD TFT screen with 1280x720p resolutions 5.0-inch HD TFT screen with 1280x720p resolutions
OS Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 5.1 Lollipop
Processor 1.2GHz Exynos 3475 quad-core processor 1.2GHz Exynos 3475 quad-core processor
RAM 1.5GB 1.5GB
Storage 8GB, expandable up to 128GB 8GB, expandable up to 128GB
Camera
  • Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with LED flash, f/2.1 aperture
  • Front: 5.0-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • Main: 8.0-megapixe camera with LED flash:
  • Front: 5.0-megapixel camera
Battery 3000 mAh 2600 mAh
  • Talk time: up to 16 hours
Network 4G-LTE 4G-LTE
Add-ons Dual-SIM Slots, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, USB 2.0, GPS/GLONASS Dual-SIM Slots, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS
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