Samsung Galaxy J3 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy J3 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy J3 Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2015, November
  • Dimensions: 142.3 x 71 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 138 g
  • Screen: 5", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 8 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 2 MP
  • Memory: 8/16 GB, 1.5/2 GB RAM
  • CPU: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7
  • Battery: 2600 mAh
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy J3
Release date 2015, November
Dimensions (HxWxD) 142.3 Х 71 Х 7.9 mm
Weight 138 g
Body build Plastic body
Colors White, Black, Gold
Battery 2600 mAh,  Removable Li-Ion
Battery life
Stand by time- Up to 349 h
Talking time- Up to 22 h
Music play - Up to 77 h
Approximate price120 EUR
Screen
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5" inc
Screen area 68.9 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio68.2%
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 px
PPI /points per inch/ 294 PPI
Screen protection Asahi Dragontrail Glass
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 8 MP, Single
Camera specs
-8 MP, f/2.2, AF
-5 MP, f/2.2, AF - USA
Functions LED flash, HDR
Video 720p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 2 MP, Single
Specifications 2 MP (USA)
5 MP, f/2.2 (all other regions)
Video 720p@30fps
Performance
Operating system OS Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) or Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.1.1 (Nougat)
Chipset - Spreadtrum SC9830
- Exynos 3475 Quad (28 nm) - USA
Processor CPU
- Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7
-Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7 - USA
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-400
-Mali-T720 - USA
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 8/16 GB, 1.5/2 GB RAM
Antutu 7 score24156
GeekBench 5 Single Core80
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core261
GeekBench 4 Single Core441
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core1159
GeekBench 4 RenderScript740
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Micro-SIM)Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)Nano-SIM (USA models only)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 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 Yes (market dependent)
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 4.0/4.1, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.17 W/kg (head)     1.12 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.48 W/kg (head)     0.42 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording (mark
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity
- Versions: J320FN (Europe); J320F (EMEA); J320F/DD (India); J320A (AT&T); J320P (Sprint, Virgin Mobile, Boost); Galaxy Amp Prime (Cricket); Galaxy J3 V (Verizon); J320M (LATAM); J320G (Asia). Also know

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy J3 was around 120 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2015, November.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy J3 is 138 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy J3 is 5" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy J3 is 142.3 x 71 x 7.9 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
No, it is not waterproof.
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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