Top 7 things to know about the Galaxy J2

After launching the Galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung launched another device of the J series in the market, which is the new Galaxy J2, unlike the J7 & J5, the J2 is a smaller device launched in the budget segment packing a decent hardware, the J2 is said to be the successor of the J1, and comes with a lot of improvements & changes. Now, regarding the new Galaxy J2, we are going to tell you the top 7 things which you should about this new budget device form Samsung.

Top 7 things to know about the Galaxy J2- Galaxy J2

So, here are the 7 things which should know about the Samsung Galaxy J2-

1.Super AMOLED display

The Galaxy J2 is the first budget device from Samsung to have a Super AMOLED display, so without a doubt the screen quality of this device is very good, the color reproduction is good, texts look sharp & clear even form different angles.


The device disappoints in the camera department, the rear has the 5 MP camera, along with a LED flash, and at the front 2 MP camera, when it comes to quality the device captures images with good accuracy & detailing.


The Galaxy J2 is also the first budget device from Samsung to have the company’s own Eynos SOC, which is a quad-core processor clocked at 1.3 GHz paired with 1 GB RAM, the device doesn’t lag when you do multi-tasking thanks to the new & improved TouchWiz UI.


The gaming performance on this device is not that great, you can play casual to moderate games without facing any kind of issues.

5.No bloatware

Unlike most of the Samsung devices, the Galaxy J2 do not pack, any kind of bloatware, other than the basic Google apps, the device only carries the Opera Max & Mix Radio app.

6.Battery life

Powering the Galaxy J2 is a 2000 mAh battery, which gives a decent usage, for a moderate user, the device can easily last a full working day.

7.Value for money

Although, the Galaxy J2 looks to be a promising device from Samsung, but when you look at the competition, there are much better options available which you can get in this same price segment.


Device name Samsung Galaxy J2
Company Samsung
Released Date September,2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 122 g
Dimension (5.37×2.72×0.33)inches
Colors available in Black,White,Gold
Screen Size 4.7 inches
Display Type Super AMOLED
Resolution 540×960 pixels
Pixel density ~ 234 ppi
O.S & Hardware
O.S Android v5.1.1(Lollipop)
Chipset  Exynos 3475
Processor 1.3 GHz Quad-core
GPU Mali-T720
Internal memory 8 GB
micro-SD slot Yes
Expandable memory up to 128 GB
Proximity Sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Primary Camera 5 MP
Resolution 2592×1944 pixels
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Video HD recording at 720p @30fps
Features LED flash,auto focus
face detection,Geo-taging
Wi-Fi Yes,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
Bluetooth v 4.0,A2Dp
3G Yes
4G Yes
FM Radio Yes
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
Loud Speaker Mono
Capacity 2000 mAh (Li-lon)
Removable Yes
Talk Time upto 10+ hrs (3G)
upto 18+ hrs (2G)
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