Samsung’s Galaxy J series of smartphones have demonstrated to be very effective this year, it declared the upgraded variants for the year sooner this month.

Furthermore, now according to another tip shared by generally reliable tipster Evan Blass (@evleaks), Samsung had plans to launch the Galaxy J7  (2017) smartphone in the United States on Cricket Wireless network however under the name of Galaxy Halo.

Samsung Galaxy halo- unbox cell

Blass did not share any further details like when the Galaxy Halo is relied upon to release or whether it will highlight same specs as the global Galaxy J7 prime (2017) or there will be a few changes. In any case, he posted a render of the Galaxy Halo demonstrating what the phone may look like.

As you can see that the Halo positively has some noteworthy changes to the design, particularly the rear camera. There is additionally the Cricket Wireless branding which is something we see on career bound phones in the United States.

While we don’t know the specification of the Galaxy Halo, we can discuss what’s in store if Samsung does not roll out any improvements to the Galaxy J7 prime (2017) on the inside. It implies you can hope to get a 5.5-inch show with Full HD resolution.

It very well may be powered by the Exynos 7870 octa-core processor clocked at 1.6GHz and combined with 3GB of RAM. There is going to be a 13MP camera on the front and the back alongside 16GB of internal storage onboard. The entire package will be controlled by a 3600mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy J7 prime- unbox cell

There’s no word on whether the handset will sport any progressions on the inside, yet it would appear that there are various cosmetic differences, including an updated camera configuration.

It’s safe to accept that the Galaxy Halo will be accessible in four colors — dark, blue, gold and pink — and will convey a price tag of roughly $380 when it hits the shelves not long from now. Unfortunately, there’s no telling precisely when that is destined to be, yet we’re speculating some time before the end of july.

We don’t have the slightest idea when the Samsung Galaxy Halo will be accessible at Cricket, however we are certain that the prepaid career will tell us when the device will be accessible for Cricket customers to purchase. Also, obviously, we will pass that data on to you when we get it.



Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime Samsung Galaxy Halo (specs)

Operating system

Android Android

Device Type

Smart phones Smart phone





Touch Only Touch Only


0.31 inches 0.34 inches


5.89 ounces 5.80 ounces


5.95 inches 5.96 inches

Display size:

5.50 inches 5.50 inches


Front camera MP

8.00 MP 5.00 MP

Rear camera MP

13.00 MP 8.00 MP

Hearing aid compatible

None M3/T3




Talk Time

2.687 minutes 2,400 minutes

Standby Hours

12 hours 384 hours


Expendable memory

256.00 GB 256.00 GB

Internal memory

16.00 GB 32.00 GB