Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro – An Affordable Midrange Phone

Samsung, the leading name in Android market, has launched another affordable mid-range smartphone in the Chinese market on June 6, 2016 – it’s Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro. The smartphone is the newest addition to the Galaxy J series of the brand. It is the enhanced variant of the entry-level handset model Galaxy J3.

The gadget seems to be announced for those customers who can’t afford high priced gadgets but eager to use high tech smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro will only be for sale in the Chinese market at launch but it will be expected to soon be shipped internationally.

Overview

The new gadget from Samsung comes with a 5 inches Super AMOLED capacitive display having 720 x 1280 pixels resolution, just right for brighter images and video clips. We can have Android 5.1 Lollipop under the hood performing all the tasks.

If we talk about the power of Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro, we have a low-end Snapdragon 410, 1.2 GHZ quad-core processor along with 2 GB of RAM. As far as internal storage is concerned, it has a gigantic 16 GB that can also be extended up to 256 GB by using a microSD card.

Now comes the most talked section of a smartphone – the camera. Samsung has incorporated an 8 MP primary camera at the rear of the smartphone while a 5 MP secondary one on the front.

The Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts two Micro-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, FM, 3G, 4G. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer and Gyroscope.

The smartphone, weighing 139 grams and having 142.2 x 71.3 x 8 mm overall dimensions, is powered back by a 2,600 mAh removable battery.

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Price

The Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro is launched in Chinese market with price tag of $150. It will soon be launched in Pakistan and you might have Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro in your hands if you have PKR 16,000 in your pocket.

Specifications

NETWORK Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
LAUNCH Announced June 2016
Status Available
BODY Dimensions 142.2 x 71.3 x 8 mm
Weight 139 g
Colour White, Black, Gold
DISPLAY Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (~294 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes
PLATFORM OS Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Chipset Quad-core 1.2 GHz
MEMORY Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
RAM 2 GB
ROM 16 GB
CAMERA Primary 8 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED flash
Secondary 5 MP, f/2.2
COMMS SIM Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS/ BDS (region dependent)
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
USB microUSB v2.0, USB On-The-Go
FEATURES Sensors Accelerometer, Proximity
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5
Misc.
  • MP4/H.264 player
  • MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
  • Photo/video editor
  • Document viewer
BATTERY Type Removable
Power 2,600 mAh
PRICE Rs. 16,000

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