Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Officially Listed – All We Know So Far

Samsung is all set to launch a new version of its Galaxy J2 smartphone. The specifications of the upcoming devices have already surfaced online. A recent listing on a Russian retailer revealed key specifications of the new handset. It will come with more storage and a bigger display. Now, the upcoming smartphone has been listed on the company’s official site in Russia. Read more to find about Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Price in India, Specifications, and Features

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018)

Price and Availability

Price RUB 7,990 (approx Rs 8,860)

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) with model number SM-J250F, has been listed on the Russian website, As per the listing, the Galaxy J2 (2018) comes with a price tag of RUB 7,990 (approx Rs 8,860). It has been listed in Black and Gold colour options. As of now, there is no information about an Indian launch or price. The upcoming handset is expected to launch in Russia first, followed by other markets.

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Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Specifications

Processor 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 (MSM8917)
Internal Storage 16GB (expandable)
Display 5.0-inch, Super AMOLED, qHD (540 x 960 pixels)
OS Android 7.1 Nougat, Color OS 3.2
Primary (Rear) Camera 8MP with flash
Front Camera 5MP with selfie flash
Battery 2600mAh
Dual SIM Yes

As per the Russian listing, the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) sports a 5.0-inch Super AMOLED display with qHD (540 x 960 pixels) resolution. It will be powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 (MSM8917) processor and 1.5GB RAM.

In terms of optics, the upcoming smartphone sports an 8-megapixel rear camera with an LED flash. The 5-megapixel front camera comes with a selfie flash. The 16GB internal storage can be further expanded via microSD card. The upcoming handset is backed by a 2600mAh battery.

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  • Super AMOLED display
  • Android OS
  • 4G VoLTE
  • Dual-SIM
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
  • Bluetooth 4.1
  • GPS/ A-GPS
  • Micro-USB

The official listing confirms that the upcoming handset will have a similar design as the Galaxy J2 (2017). The Android smartphone measures 144 x 72 x 8mm and weighs 153 grams. It will come in multiple color options – Black, Blue Coral, Gold, and Pink. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, dual-SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

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The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) smartphone was launched in India at Rs 6,990. It sports a 4.7-inch display with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. The Galaxy J2 (2017) is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Exynos processor and 1GB RAM. The 8GB internal storage can be further expanded via a microSD card (up to 128GB). The budget handset sports a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel front camera. The Android smartphone is backed by a 2000mAh removable battery.

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