Samsung has launched its new Galaxy J2 smartphone, priced at Rs. 8,490. The smartphone is the most affordable 4G handset at with new ultra data saving the facility keeping Indian customers in mind. The company stresses that the new Galaxy J2 has been developed in the company’s India R&D facility.
The new Galaxy J2 is the Ultra Data Saving mode powered by Opera Max which lets users allow and block separate apps from using mobile data and save data by enabling data optimization at the same time.
The Galaxy J2 features a 4.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED display with 540×960 pixels resolution. The Smartphone is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Exynos 3475 processor coupled with 1GB of RAM. It comes with 8GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded up to 128GB via the microSD card.
The new Galaxy J2 also supports 4G and supports LTE bands in India. 2 Megapixel front-facing camera, 5 Megapixel rear camera, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of expandable storage space, and a 2000 mAh battery. The smartphone supports dual-SIM and measures 136.5x69x8.4mm. Apart from 4G, other connectivity options include Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS, and Micro-USB.
Samsung has launched 17 4G enabled handsets so far out of the total 37 running models from its stable. “Samsung Galaxy J2, the entry-level smartphone, has been specially made keeping in mind for the Indian customer’s sensibilities to make 4G accessible and relevant for all.
For its price, the device may have to challenging with Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G, Yu Yuphoria and Lenovo A7000 but all the 3 devices are avalailable only through online platforms, while the Galaxy J2 will be available at all offline stores across the country priced at Rs. 8,490.