Galaxy J3

Samsung Galaxy J3

Samsung Galaxy J3 8GB

The Samsung Galaxy J3 is a 4G LTE Android smartphone with a 5.0-inch HD Super AMOLED display, 1.5GHz octa-core processor, and 16GB of internal storage. It has a 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera, and is available in black, gold, and white. In Mobile Phones from Samsung.

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⭐ 6.4 of 10CNET

Underwhelming -- even for a budget phone

High-end may be specialty, but when it comes to making great entry-level and midrange devices, the company still has work to do. Case in point is the Galaxy J3. Also known in the US as the J3 Star , Express Prime 3 , J3 Achieve and Amp Prime 3 and available for about $130 to $210 depending on the ...

⭐ 82 of 100Notebookcheck

Samsung Galaxy J3 2017 Smartphone Review

We're testing Samsung's mid-range Galaxy J3 Duo Smartphone with a 5-inch screen. Since it is one of the top-selling smartphones, the expectations are high: How long does the battery last? Is the camera useful? Is trading the former model worthwhile? And just how much can really be expected from the...

⭐ 3 of 5Trusted Reviews

Samsung Galaxy J3 Review

What is the Samsung Galaxy J3? If you're after a more affordable taste of Samsung's smartphone stylings then the £150 Galaxy J3 might serve as a suitable fit. It packs in some premium touches, like a Super AMOLED display but beyond that might run a little dry in terms of interest for some users. The...

⭐ 3.5 of 53g.co.uk

Samsung Galaxy J3

At around £180 the Samsung Galaxy J3 is unmistakeably a budget handset, but budget doesn’t have to mean bad, as the Galaxy J3 tries to show by packing in all the basics you’d hope for from a smartphone. However, it’s also facing competition from a range of rivals, like the Moto E4 Plus and the Hono...

Specifications for Samsung Galaxy J3

Series
Samsung Galaxy J3
Operating System
Android
Android Version
Android 5.0 Lollipop
Release Year
2016
Colour
Black, Gold, White
Material (Body)
Plastic
Senior Phone
❌ No
5G
❌ No
4G
✅ Yes
In
Wi-Fi 4
Bluetooth Version
4.0
NFC
✅ Yes
SIM Card
Micro-SIM
Dual SIM Card Slots
✅ Yes
Hybrid Dual SIM Slot
❌ No
GPS
✅ Yes
SAR Value
0.251 W/kg
Built-in Camera
✅ Yes
Front Camera
✅ Yes
Number of Back Cameras
1
Number of Front Cameras
1
Camera Resolution
5.0 MP
Camera Resolution (Front)
2.0 MP
Max Frames Per Second
30 fps
Max Video Resolution
720p
Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)
❌ No
Flash/Light
✅ Yes
Built-in Sensors
Gyroscope/Accelerometer, Proximity Scanner
Water Resistant
❌ No
Shock Resistant
❌ No
Foldable
❌ No
USB
✅ Yes
USB Type
Micro-USB
Headphone Jack 3,5mm
✅ Yes
Screen Size
5.0 "
Screen Resolution
720x1280
Pixel Density (PPI)
294
Screen Type
OLED
Secondary Screen
❌ No
Touch Screen
✅ Yes
Internal Memory Size
8 GB
Memory Card Reader
✅ Yes
Memory Card Type
microSD
RAM
1.5 GB
Processor Speed
1.2 GHz
Processor Cores
Quad Core
System on Chip (SoC)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410
Battery Capacity (mAh)
2600 mAh
Exchangeable Battery
✅ Yes
Wireless Charging
❌ No
Fast Charging
❌ No
Height
143.0 mm
Width
71.0 mm
Depth
7.9 mm
Weight
138.0 g

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