Galaxy C5 and C7 official, has a very familiar design

June 01, 2016 Android Launch Samsung

The C5 and the C7 are finally announced by Samsung. Both phones are mid-ranged phones just announced in China. In case it the letters look strange, the Galaxy C series is a brand new series from the smartphone giant.

Galaxy C5

The smaller of the two. Models is the Samsung Galaxy C5. It sports an all-metal chases, 5.2-inch Super AMOLED full HD display, 16MP rear shooter, and an 8-inch selfie unit.

The C5 is powered by Snapdragon 617 SoC and it comes out of the box with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. If you want, you can expand the inner storage with a microSD card up to 128GB.

The C5 features a fingerprint scanner and is available in grey, gold, pink-gold, and silver.

The C7 on the other hand, is an upgraded version of the C5 with similar features.

The C7 is powered by a 2.0GHz octa-core Cortex A-53 Snapdragon 625 SoC with Adreno 506 GPU. It will be available in two offerings: 32GB and 64GB, which will go for a variation in price. Under the hood, you will find the 3,300mAh battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. GalaxyC5The C7 sports a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED full HD display being 0.5-inch bigger than its sister model. The back camera on the C7 will be 16MP while the selfie camera will be 8MP.

This smartphone will run on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow platform out of the box. With 165g weight and 156.6 x 77.2 x 6.7mm dimension, the C7 will shine with a finger print sensor embedded on the home screen. In term of connectivity, it offers 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2 and NFC.

This phone will be available in grey, silver, gold, and rose gold colors.

At the moment, there are no information regarding the release date but it is reportedly to be available only in China market and possible only online.