The Samsung Galaxy C5 and Galaxy C7 Are Now Official

Couple of days back, we shared a report regarding the Samsung Galaxy C5. We also shared leaked images of the C5 and mentioned that Samsung was also working on a Galaxy C7. Apparently, those reports are true and both devices are now official.

The Samsung Galaxy C5 and C7 was recently launched in China and both smartphones sport similar designs which tend to copy the HTC10 smart phone with some traces of the iPhone 6/6s design.


Speaking on specs, the Samsung Galaxy C5 is just about 6.7mm thick, sports a 5.2inch Super Amoled display with 1080p (FHD) resolution, runs Android 6.0 marshmallow out of the box. It’s home button doubles as a fingerprint sensor.

samsung galaxy c5 and c7 camera

Camera wise, the Galaxy C5 features a 16 megapixel back camera with f/1.9 aperture accompanied by an 8 megapixel front facing camera with same f/1.9 aperture.

Looking at the hardware, the device is powered by a snapdragon 617 (eight Cortex-A53, Adreno 405) processor and packs a battery capacity of 2,600mAh. The device is also a dual sim phone and supports 4G LTE connectivity.

The Samsung Galaxy C7 on the other hand, basically features a bigger display, a slightly faster processor, same camera specs as the C5 and of course, a bigger battery capacity.

Samsung Galaxy c7 specs

Samsung Galaxy C7 Specs

  • 5.7inch Super Amoled Display
  • 1080 × 1920 FHD Resolution
  • Snapdragon 625 Processor
  • Octa-Core 2.0GHz CPU
  • Adreno 506 GPU
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB / 64GB internal storage expandable up to 128GB using MicroSD card
  • Fingerprint sensor on the home button
  • 16MP Back camera with f/1.9 aperture
  • 8MP front facing camera with f/1.9 aperture
  • 3300mAh battery with QuickCharge 3.0
  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
  • Gold, Pink Gold, Silver and Grey colors.

Pricing and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy C5 retails at $335 for the 32GB version while the 64GB version retails at $370. The Samsung Galaxy C7 on the other hand, retails at $396 for the 32GB version while the 64GB version retails at $427.

Currently, both devices are open for pre-orders. However, actual sales is expected to begin on the 6th of June, 2016.

Samuel is a Tech Enthusiast who loves to explore everything that concerns Tech. Most of his explorations and guides, he shares via this platform. He studied Computer Science and prefers being simply called Sammy! 😉