Samsung has officially launched its Galaxy J2 (2018) (SM-J250F) smartphone in India. It runs on Android 7.1 Nougat OS and comes with Samsung Mall.
The mobile measures 143.8 x 72.3 x 8.4 mm and weighs 153 grams. It has familiar front design with physical home button and capacitive touch buttons. It has poly-carbonate back.
The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) specs include 5-inch Super AMOLED display with 960 x 540 pixels resolution. It has 1.4GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU.
It has 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage space and allows further expansion up to 256GB using MicroSD card. There is a 5MP front camera with LED Flash. At the back side is an 8MP auto focus shooter with LED Flash.
The phone features in 2600 mAh battery. It has Dual SIM slots and supports 4G VoLTE. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.1, GPS, MicroUSB V2.0 and 3.5mm Audio Jack.
The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) (SM-J250F) is priced in India at Rs. 8190 and comes in Black, Gold and Pink colors. Jio users can get instant cashback of Rs. 2750 as vouchers in MyJio on recharge of Rs. 198 or Rs. 299 (includes extra 10GB 4G data for next 10 recharges). The handset will be available from April 27th.
Sumit Walia, Director, Mobile business, Samsung India, said:
Galaxy J2 2018 reiterates Samsung’s commitment towards meaningful innovations that delight our customers. For this device, we focussed on two trends amongst Indian youth – growth of online shopping and high usage of Social media platforms. Samsung Mall uses artificial intelligence to revolutionise the way customers shop online with visual search. For avid social media users, Samsung’s proprietary ‘Move to Memory Card’ feature is an advanced memory management solution that de-clutters the internal memory, thereby enhancing the smartphone experience.