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Samsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DS vs Samsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy J7 vs Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) X05Samsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DS
Samsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DS
5.5"
TFT

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 X18Samsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Samsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
5.5"
AMOLED

1080x1920

13
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


05 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DS
Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSvsGalaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
 10%10%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (11GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 8%8%
+Lighter
168 grams (5.88 ounces)vs181 grams (6.34 ounces)
 1%1%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported

18 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GBvsGalaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DS
 47%47%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs1.5GB LPDDR3
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum body, front glassvsPlastic body
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD
 125%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x1920 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 50%50%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
401 PPIvs267 PPI
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 12%12%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/1.9 (aperture)
 154%100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 13MPvs(front) 5MP
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Advantage
+The 4G LTE network is newer and faster
4G LTEvs3G+ HSPA+
 13 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 300 Mbpsvs(3G+ HSPA+) 21 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (front-mounted)vsNot supported
 20%20%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3600 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)

24 Common items in both devices
16 million
5.5"
(back) 13MP
LED flash on both cameras
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
FM with RDS / FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
4.1 version A2DP
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
ModelGalaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSGalaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Also known asGalaxy J7 SM-J700H/Dual-Sim 3G HSPA+Galaxy J7 2017 J730F/Dual-Sim, Galaxy J7 Pro
Country or region availableRussiaEurope
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateJune, 2015July, 2017
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)79.1 x 152.2 millimeters (3.11 x 5.99 in)74.8 x 152.5 millimeters (2.94 x 6 in)
Weight168 grams (5.88 ounces)181 grams (6.34 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic bodyAluminum body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Operating systemAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 7.1 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939 (28nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 405ARM Mali-T830 MP1 700Mhz
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (11GB user available)16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Display typeTFT LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches5.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~73.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)267 PPI401 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat6 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300 (Bands 40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload21/5.76 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Main camera13 megapixels13 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Front camera5 megapixels13 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: White, Black, Gold
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold, Blue, Pink
- 2.5D glass screen
- Always on Display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh3600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day1440 minutes | 24 hours | 1 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy J7 3G SM-J700H/DSSamsung Galaxy J7 2017 SM-J730F/DS 16GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.26 W/Kg (head) | 1.23 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.666 W/Kg (head) | 0.552 W/Kg (body)0.567 W/Kg (head) | 1.33 W/Kg (body)