Samsung has recently launched its new flagship smartphone Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Now the company has announced the launch of its new ‘J’ series budget smartphone in the US called Galaxy J3 Prime. The Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime has listed on T-Mobile and MetroPCS website for purchase in the US. The smartphone runs on Android v7.0 Nougat based on Samsung user interface out of the box.
The Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime features with 5-inch HD (1280 x 720 pixels) display with a pixel density of 294 PPI. The smartphone comes powered by Samsung’s Exynos 7570 Quad-core 1.4 GHz processor paired with 1.5GB of RAM. It packs with 16GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card slot. The device comes backed by 2600mAh battery, for which the company claims to offer standby time up to 20 days and talk time up to 20 hours.
“The smartphone that does everything you love and still fits your budget. Enjoy all your photos and videos on a vibrant 5-inch HD display and get to everything quickly with the streamlined layout of Easy Mode,” the company says in phone’s description.
The Galaxy J3 Prime on the rear sports a 5-megapixel camera with f/1.9 aperture, autofocus and LED flash. On the front, it features a 2-megapixel camera for capturing beautiful selfie and video calling. The smartphone measures 139.7mm height, 69.85mm width, 8.89mm thickness, and weighs around 148 grams. The connectivity option of the smartphone includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.1, 4G LTE, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack and micro USB port. On board, the sensors include Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyro, and Magnetic sensor.
Price and availability of Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime:
The Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime has made available for purchase in the US through T-Mobile and its prepaid subsidiary MetroPCS. The smartphone available through T-Mobile is priced at $150 (approx. Rs. 9,600) and also available in monthly payment option. While in the MetroPCS the Galaxy J3 Prime is priced at only $69 after a limited period discount of $70. The smartphone will be available in a Black color variant.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime:
OS: Android, Nougat v7.0.
Display: 5.0-inch, HD display.
Processor: Exynos 7570 Quad-core 1.4 GHz.
Storage: 16GB Inbuilt, 1.5GB RAM, microSD Expansion Up to 128 GB.
Rear Camera: 5-megapixel, f/1.9 aperture, autofocus, and LED flash.
Front Camera: 2-megapixel
Battery: 2600 mAh (Removable), Standby time up to 20 days, and Talk time up to 20 hours.
Connectivity: Dual-SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and micro USB.