Along with the launch of Galaxy J Max, Samsung India also unveiled the Galaxy J2 2016 edition in India. It is an affordable smartphone from the company in the J series comes with new Smart Glow and features and TST (Turbo Speed Technology). It is an upgraded variant of the Galaxy J2 was launched back in 2015 in India.
Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 Specifications
The Galaxy J2 2016 with all new Smart Glow LED ring on the back which uses as a notification indicator such as call, SMS, e-mail, low battery status, internal memory, or mobile data. It also works as a guide when taking selfies with the rear camera with Selfie Assist feature. The smartphone sports a Smart Notifier software allows users to customize notifications.
Talking about – TST, Turbo Speed Technology feature is kind of performance based software which can help to load apps up to 40 percent faster and it also works with pre-loaded or native apps such as camera, gallery, contacts, video player and more. It also easily stops applications running in the background and boosts RAM power using its intelligent memory system to ensure resources like RAM and processor are free.
The Galaxy J2 2016 model sports a 5.0-inch Super AMOLED display with HD (720 x 1280 pixels) resolution. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor that’s fueled by 64-bit Spreadtrum SC8830 SoC paired with Mali-400MP2 GPU. The device packs in 1.5GB of RAM and 8GB of internal memory which is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card slot.
On the camera front, the handset has an 8-megapixel autofocus primary camera on the back with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. It can shoot HD videos. There is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with wide f/2.2 aperture to capture wide group selfies and high quality video chatting.
The device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS and packs a 2600mAh battery under the hood. It has a dual SIM card slot on board along with 4G LTE connectivity, apart from 4G includes 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, microUSB 2.0, 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio connectivity options. It also features Ultra data saving (UDS) mode and S bike mode.
(Also see Samsung Galaxy J1 2016)
The Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 price in India is very affordable Rs. 9,750 – approximately $144 USD and is available in Black, Gold and Silver color variant. It will go up for sale via online and offline stores starting from 14th July.