Samsung Galaxy J7 Max Launched in India – All You Need To Know

Samsung has launched two new J-series smartphones in the Indian market – Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro and Samsung Galaxy J7 Max. The company is also introducing Samsung Pay Mini payment solution to the new J-series smartphones. The Mini payments solutions support payments via UPI and wallets like Paytm. Curious about new additions to the J-series? Read more to find about Samsung Galaxy J7 Max Price in India, Specifications, Features

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max


Price Rs 17,900

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Max is priced at Rs 17,900. It will be available from June 20. Samsung is offering up to Rs 800 cashback on payments made using Pay Mini on the new smartphones. Additionally, Reliance Jio users will get an extra 120GB data (extra 10GB per month for 12 months on monthly recharge of Rs 309) with the new handset.


Specifications Samsung Galaxy J7 Max
Processor 1.6 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P20
Internal Storage 32GB (expandable)
Display 5.7-inch, TFT, full HD (1080p)
OS Android Nougat 7.0, Samsung UI
Primary (Rear) Camera 13MP with flash, f/1.7 aperture
Front Camera 13MP with flash, f/1.9 aperture
Battery 3300mAh
Dual SIM Yes

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Max sports a 5.7-inch TFT display with a full HD (1080p) resolution. It is powered by a 1.6 GHz MediaTek Helio P20 octa-core processor along with 4GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage (expandable via a microSD card). On the camera front, the Galaxy J7 Max comes with a 13MP camera on front and back. It is backed by a 3,300mAh battery.

Also read: Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Launched in India: All You Need To Know


  • Augmented reality (AR)
  • Samsung Pay Mini
  • Metal Body
  • fingerprint sensor
  • 2.5D curved glass design
  • Always-on display
  • USB Type-C for charging
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • GPS
  • Dual-SIM
  • 4G LTE
  • Micro-USB

The new handset runs Android Nougat 7.0 out-of-the-box with Samsung’s custom UI on top. The Galaxy J7 max sports 2.5D curved glass design and Always-on display. It comes in Gold and Black color option. Additionally, the new handset comes with a Smart Glow Mode around the rear camera, which glows to signify unread notifications.

Pay Mini

The Samsung J7 Max supports the Samsung Pay Mini feature. It is essentially a lighter version of Samsung Pay (available on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy J7 Pro). The newly introduces feature also works on smartphones without NFC feature. While it works with mobile wallets and payment services such as Paytm and UPI, it won’t work with regular swiping machines using MST technology. Compatible devices should at least run on Android Lollipop and feature HD (720p) display.

Social Camera

The new feature adds instant sharing, instant editing and instant discovery to your smartphone camera. You can pin your favorite contacts/social media within the camera and share memories as you click. The instant editing allows you to apply live filters or live stickers. You don’t necessarily need third-party image editing apps. The instant discovery feature brings augmented reality (AR) to smartphones. It allows your surroundings for popular photography spots, restaurants, shopping areas, etc.

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The Galaxy J7 Max sports a larger display and RAM than the Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro. However, it comes with a smaller 32GB internal storage, which can be further expanded. Other features including the cameras are almost identical to the Galaxy J7 Pro. At Rs 17,900, the J7 Max will find more takers than its more expensive twin. Will you for the new Samsung Galaxy J7 Max? Let us know in the comments section below.

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