Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) display screen is a capacitive 5.0 inches’ touchscreen display. The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) Price is $120. This device runs on an operating system of Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow). The Galaxy J2 (2016)’s rear camera is a 8 MP rear camera. The front camera of the device is a 5.0 MP selfie camera. It comes with 1.5 GB RAM. A non-removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery powers the Galaxy J2 (2016).

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016)

The screen of the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) is a super AMOLED screen of 5.0 inches. The screen has a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. The screen-To-Body ratio is about 68.1% while the pixel density is 294 ppi. The device comes with Dual SIM (Micro-SIM; dual stand-by).

The operating system of Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) is the Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow). The Galaxy J2 (2016) Chipset is a Spreadtrum SC8830 with 28 nm manufacturing process. The CPU is a Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7 processor. The graphic processor is a Mali-400.

The Galaxy J2 (2016) has a body dimension of 142.4 mm long by 71.1 wide by 8 mm thick. The device weighs 138 g. The device color versions include the Silver/Black or Gold color versions.

The internal memory version(s) of the Galaxy J2 (2016) include(s) 8 GB internal memory. And this internal storage be supported with a microSD card of up to 128 GB on a dedicated slot. The 8 GB internal memory version(s) comes with 1.5 GB RAM.

The rear camera on Galaxy J2 (2016) is a 8 MP rear camera. The camera comes with LED flash with HDR and panorama. You can capture videos of about 720p resolution with the rear camera of the Galaxy J2 (2016). The front camera on the device is a 5.0 MP selfie camera.

The device has GSM, HSPA and LTE cellular networks. For GSM you have GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2. For HSPA you have HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 and HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100. LTE you have LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800). Its USB is a microUSB 2.0. The Galaxy J2 (2016) has no fingerprint sensor. There is an Accelerometer, earphone jack and a loud speaker. The battery is a Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery.



Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) Specifications



Dimensions142.4 mm x 71.1 x 8 mm
ColorsSilver/Black or Gold
Weight138 g
MaterialPlastic body


Screen TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Screen Size5.0  inches
Screen Resolution720 pixels by 1280 pixels
Screen To Body Ratio68.1%
Pixel Density294 ppi
Screen Protection 


Operating SystemAndroid 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
ChipsetSpreadtrum SC9830with 28 nm manufacturing process
CPUQuad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7


Internal Storage8 GB
Card SlotmicroSD, up to 128 GB


Rear Camera8 MP
Rear Camera FeaturesLED flash with HDR and panorama
Video Resolution720p at 30fps
Front Camera5.0 MP
Front Camera Features 


SIMDual SIM (Micro-SIM; dual stand-by)
Bluetooth4.1, A2DP
GPSYes, with A-GPS
USBmicroUSB 2.0,
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot


SensorsAccelerometer, proximity
Earphone JackYes


 BatteryNon-removable  Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery



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