The Samsung Galaxy J series is to get full 2016 upgrade as after Galaxy J3, Galaxy J5 and J7, we have Galaxy J2 2016 model leaked over the GeekBench in May and it’s now available in India. It recently got through FCC approval and it means that it will be sold in United States very soon.Samsung Galaxy J2 2016

Equipped with the model number SM-J210F, the Galaxy J2 2016 comes Smart Glow feature – there is a RGB LEDs rim which surround rear camera and it glows depending upon customize-able notifications.

The Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 comes with 5 inch HD Super AMOLED display. It provides display resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels with 294 PPI pixel density.Samsung Galaxy J2 2016

It’s powered with Spreadtrum SC8830 chipset with quad core processor clocked at 1.5 GHz. It has 1.5 GB of RAM and remaining other specs aren’t that hard to guess.

Galaxy J2 2016 Specifications

Display: 5 inch 1280 x 720 pixels Super AMOLED display
SoC: 1.5 GHz Quad Core Spreadtrum SC8830 processor
1.5 Gigs of RAM
GPU: Mali 400 MP2
Software: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS
Dual SIM: Yes
Main Camera: 8 MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture
Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera, f/2.2 aperture
Front LED Flash: No
Storage: 8 GB Internal + Micro SD dedicated card slot, Up to 128 GB
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether
Battery: 2600 mAh Li-Polymer battery
Dimensions, Weight: 142.4 x 71.1 x 8 mm, 138 grams
Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor

Pros

Decent specs
Great Display

Cons

  • Average Internal storage, On5 Pro at same pricing offers 16 GB storage
  • Doesnt support full HD video recording

Best Galaxy J2 2016 Alternatives

This smartphone will compete with following handsets already available in the market –

  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
  • Meizu M3 Note
  • Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro

Galaxy J2 2016 Comparison

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Galaxy J2 2016 Price, Availability Info

The Galaxy J2 2016 is available in Silver, Black, Gold costing Rs 9750 in India.

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