Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2016, January
  • Dimensions: 132.6 x 69.3 x 8.9 mm
  • Weight: 131 g
  • Screen: 4.5", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 5 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 2 MP
  • Memory: 8 GB, 1 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 2050 mAh
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016)
Release date 2016, January
Dimensions (HxWxD) 132.6 Х 69.3 Х 8.9 mm
Weight 131 g
Body build Plastic body
Colors White, Black, Gold
Battery 2050 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
Battery life
Talking time- Up to 12 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 39 h
Approximate price130 EUR
Screen
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 4.5" inc
Screen area 57.6 cm2
Screen format 5:3 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio62.7%
Screen resolution 480 x 800 px
PPI /points per inch/ 207 PPI
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 5 MP, Single
Camera specs
-5 MP, AF, f/2.2
Functions LED flash
Video 720p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 2 MP, Single
Specifications 2 MP, f/2.2
Performance
Operating system OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Chipset - Spreadtrum SC9830
Processor CPU
- Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-400
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 8 GB, 1 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score22147
GeekBench 4 Single Core374
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core975
GeekBench 4 RenderScript683
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Micro-SIM)Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC
USB microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.58 W/kg (head)     1.18 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.70 W/kg (head)     0.59 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
Headphone jack Yes
Other features
- Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity
- Versions: J120F (Global); Galaxy Express 3 J120A (AT&T); Galaxy Amp 2 (Cricket); J120H, J120M, J120M, J120T Also known as Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) Duos with dual-SIM card slots

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) was around 130 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2016, January.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) is 131 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) is 4.5" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) is 132.6 x 69.3 x 8.9 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Single main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.
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