Samsung has long been rumoured to be working on the new ‘C’ series of smartphones, and the South Korean consumer electronics giant is expected to unveil the Galaxy C5 and Galaxy C7 on Thursday. The leaks surrounding these smartphone have been numerous, and the latest one comes in the form of tell-all render images of the Galaxy C5, leaving very little to the imagination.
The press renders have been leaked via German website WinFuture, and it shows us the Galaxy C5 from all angles. The pictures reveal a gold colour variant, dressed in all metal. The thin device houses the Micro-USB port, 3.5mm audio jack, and speaker grilles at the bottom, while the power button is on the right, and the volume rockers are on the top left. The camera protrudes out at the back, with the flash resting on its left.
The home button in the front and should bear an embedded fingerprint sensor. It is expected to be priced at CNY 2,199 (approximately Rs. 22,500) for the 32GB model and CNY 2,399 (approximately Rs. 25,000) for the 64GB model. Previous leaks suggest that the Galaxy C5 will sport a 5.2-inch full-HD display; Snapdragon 617; 4GB of RAM; 16-megapixel rear camera; 8-megapixel front camera, and pack 2500mAh battery.
Samsung is also expected to unveil a larger Galaxy C7 alongside. The Galaxy C7 is said to come at CNY 2,599 (approximately Rs. 27,000) for the 32GB and CNY 2,799 (approximately Rs. 29,000) for the 64GB model. While the specs are almost identical to the Galaxy C5, it is expected to house a larger 5.7-inch full-HD display; a Snapdragon 625 SoC, and 3000mAh battery.
Both the smartphones are expected to run on Android Marshmallow out-of-the-box, support dual-SIM, and be around 6 to 7mm thick. Samsung is hosting an event on May 26, and the company is widely expected to launch these two smartphones and flag off its ‘C’ series then.