Lately, Samsung is heavily surfacing in rumors and leaks for several new devices that are in the pipeline. It goes without saying that the Galaxy Note 7 is one device that will soon see the light of the day.
The other lineup that is surfacing online is the Galaxy J and devices such as Galaxy J2 and Galaxy J3 have leaked a lot recently. Now, a new device carrying the branding Galaxy J Max has started appearing online.
The mid-range Galaxy J lineup of devices are better specced and carry more powerful features. With the success of this lineup, Samsung seems to expand the family of affordable handsets into the tablet category as well.
Galaxy J Max is a 7-inch device?
As per the serial tipster and Twitter leakster Evan Blass, the Galaxy J Max that has appeared in the latest leak is a gigantic device with an alleged 7-inch display. As of now, the hardware details of the device are not known, but he might tip the same in a day or two.
Back panel shown in full glory
The Galaxy J Max's back panel has been leaked by the Twitter based leakster. The branding 'Galaxy J Max' is emblazoned in metallic silver on a black strip. The back panel seems to have the primary camera, speaker and LED flash.
Also Read: Smartron tbook Available on Amazon
Phablet or tablet in the making?
The Max naming tips that it will be a gigantic device. It is believed to be a smartphone-tablet hybrid as it is expected to be a dual-SIM device with support for a range of international carrier bands such as LTE, HSDPA and GSM.
Competition to other phablets
There are many phablets with gigantic 6-inch+ screens in the market lately with the launch of devices such as Xiaomi Mi Max and Lenovo Phab 2 Pro. Of course, the Galaxy Note 7 is a phablet, but that is in the high-end segment. The J Max could be a mid-ranger meant to compete with the rivals as mentioned above.