We’ve seen a number of rumors regarding the proposed Samsung Galaxy J5 2017 and J7 2017 in recent weeks, including a detailed specs leak. Now, Romanian Android site AndroidU.ro has got its hands on a Russian Samsung manual for the J5 2017 and J7 2017, confirming further details about the handsets.
The manual concerns models J5530FM (J5 2017) and SM-J730F / DS (J7 2017), and while it’s written mostly in Russian, the images reveal that the devices will make use of a combined physical home button/fingerprint sensor and include NFC capabilities. The documentation also verifies microSD card compatibility and the presence of a 3.5 mm headphone jack, which is placed on the [...]
Samsung is yet to officially announced the Galaxy J5 (2017), but it looks like it’s on its way. Three devices from the South Korean manufacturer have just passed through the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) bearing model numbers SM-J530GM, SM-530YM/DS, and SM-J530GM/DS; each is believed to be a variant of the new J5 (the 2016 variants all begin SM-J510).
The FCC documents don’t provide any specific details about the device, but its appearance there indicates that it’s gearing up for a US release. Last year’s J5 (2016) arrived in April, so it seems likely we’ll see Samsung launch it in May.See also: Report: Samsung could beat Intel and become [...]