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Samsung Galaxy J2 Core arrives as Samsung’s first Android Go Smartphone

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core has been launched by the tech giant as its first smartphone with Google’s Android Go operating system. The phone comes loaded with Go apps and targets those on a budget and first time users. Lets find out more.

Design

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

The Galaxy J2 Core sports a Plastic body that looks like most budget-friendly smartphones from Samsung. It will be available in Blue, Gold and Black colors. The phone comes with a single rear camera at the top middle with a LED flash right beside it.

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Display

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

The phone sports a standard 5-inch TFT display with the older 16:9 aspect ratio screen. The screen has a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels along with a 220 pixel per inch density for clear visuals.

Software and Hardware

The new smartphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition. Under the hood, the Samsung Exynos 7 chip runs the show, coming with 4-cores of processor which clocks at 1.4GHz for a smooth ride.

The ARM Mali-T720 graphics card controls graphics. For storing files, the device packs a 8GB internal storage which is expandable up to 256GB with a memory card. It has just 1GB RAM space as well for multitasking through apps.

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Camera

It’s equipped with a single 8MP rear camera for photography and accompanied by a LED flash and other internal features. While for selfies, it sports a 5MP selfie shooter.

Battery

Powering it up is a 2600mAh battery capacity with no fast charging technology. Without the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% might take up to 2 hours.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Specs

・5-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen, 540 x 960 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo Go
・Exynos 7570
・Quad-core 1.4GHz
・1GB RAM
・8GB Internal Storage
・8MP rear camera
・5MP selfie camera
・2600mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Features and Video Review

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Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Full Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Samsung Galaxy J2 Core
Announced August, 2018
Released August, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G Network LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)

SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM

Design

Type Plastic
Dimensions 72.1 x 143.4 x 8.9 mm
Weight 154 g
Water Resistant No
Protection Yes
Colours Gold

Display

Display Type TFT capacitive touchscreen
Size 5-inch
Resolution 540 x 960 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 220ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 66.87%
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Touch Screen Model Capacitive
Touch Screen Yes
Multitouch Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No

Camera

8MP
Yes
1080p@30fps
Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED
f/2.2
5MP
f/2.2

Software

Android 8.1 Oreo Go
Android Go
Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570
Process Technology 14nm
CPU Quad-core 1.4GHz
Cores 4-Cores
Bit Architecture 64-bit
GPU (Graphics) ARM Mali-T720
GPU (Cores) 2-Cores
GPU (Frequency) 500MHz
1GB
Memory Speed 533MHz
Internal Storage 8GB
Yes, up to 256GB
Card Type microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC


Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, TypeC
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC
HDMI
3.5mm jack Yes
Facial Identification Yes
No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Ion Battery
Capacity 2600mAh
Placement Removable
Fast Charging No
Standby
Talk Time
Video Play
Normal Use

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Unboxing

Inside The Box

NB: Details may vary.
– Charger
– USB Data Cable
– Earphone
– Quick Start Guide
– SIM Ejector Pin

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Price

Starting From $99 – $119
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