Samsung hasn’t given up on entry level smartphones yet. Taking on fraud ‘Freedom 251 smartphone‘, is the new Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini smartphone launched today for Philippines market but soon will be available in India. It’s very identical to Galaxy J1 NXT as sold in Bangladesh.
Display & Design
Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini comes with decent design sporting round frame blends. Just like what Samsung has done it in the past, the Galaxy J1 Mini design is inspired by 2015 launched Samsung Galaxy phones. It has rounded frame edges.
You can choose it from White, Black and Gold colors.
Processor & Storage
We did Galaxy J1 Review and at 512 MB RAM the phone struggled a lot. Moving on, this 4 inch Mini version of it has just got upgrade to 768 MB RAM and that’s a nice little upgrade.
Camera & Battery Life
Powered with 5 mega pixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture you can take special moments of your life with decent clarity even in low light conditions. It can record 1280 x 720p HD videos at 30 fps but misses out LED flash light on rear side.
As listed by Samsung, you are bound to get the following battery life with 1500 mAh battery –
- Internet Usage Time (3G) (Hours): Up to 7
- Internet Usage Time (Wi-Fi) (Hours): Up to 9
- Video Playback Time (Hours): Up to 7
- Audio Playback Time (Hours): Up to 29
- Talk Time (3G WCDMA) (Hours): Up to 8
Galaxy J1 Mini Specifications
Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Specifications
|Display: 4 Inch TFT display|
|Resolution or Pixel Density: 480 x 800|
|Processor: 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor|
|RAM: 768 MB of RAM|
|Software:Android 5.1 Lollipop OS|
|Dual SIM: Yes|
|Main Camera: 5 MP rear camera|
|Front Camera: 0.3 MP front facing camera|
|Rear LED Flash: No|
|Storage: 8 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot|
|Connectivity: 3G WCDMA, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether|
|Battery: 1500 mAh Li-Polymer battery|
|Dimensions, Weight: 121.6 x 63.1 x 10.8 mm, 120 grams|
|Features: aGPS with GLONASS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0|
|Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor|
- Decent Processor Specs
- Decent Internal Storage
- No 4G LTE
- No Rear LED flash
Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Price, Availability Info
Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini is priced at and available in White, Gold and Black color choice in Philippines only. It will be soon launching in other South Asian countries. Price is not yet announced but it will be nothing more than $90.