MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) Available For $179
Following successful launch of Samsung’s premium flagship smartphone the Galaxy S7, T-Mobile’s prepaid brand MetroPCS adds a Samsung Galaxy J7, budget smartphone with great specs and affordable price tag to its prepaid lineup. MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy J7 is available at carrier’s website and in stores for $179 after $50 mail-in rebate.
MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) Specs
MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy J7 is a 4G LTE, Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow smartphone that features premium metal body and a 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED display with 720 x 1,280 pixels resolution and 267 ppi. The phone is running on 1.6 GHz octa-core Qualcomm MSM8939 Snapdragon 615 Exynos 7580 Octa processor with Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53. It has 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage (with up to 10.76GB available to users) and microSD card slot for memory expansion up to 128GB.
Galaxy J7 comes with a 13-megapixel main camera with auto-focus, LED flash and 1080p HD video recording and 5-megapixel front-facing camera with LED Flash. Both cameras come with f/1.9 lens which allow user to capture great images even on the low light.
Besides 4G LTE, the phone uses Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB v2.0, NFS, A-GPS and mobile hotspot for connectivity. It comes with removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery with up to 18 hours of talk time and 384 hours of standby time. Its dimensions are 5.97 x 2.99 x 0.31 inches and it weighs 6 ounces.
MetroPCS Prepaid Plans
MetroPCS Samsung Galaxy J7 can be paired with prepaid service plans that start at $30 per month. The $30, $40, $50 and $60 plans include unlimited talk, text and data with 1GB, 3GB and 5GB at high speeds and unlimited un-throttled data, respectively. In addition, all plans include Data Maximizer – compressed video streaming that makes data last three times longer, Music Unlimited – free music streaming on $40 plan and up and hotspot.