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Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) Specs + Pros and Cons Reviews

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) Specs

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) Specs

Date Released: June, 2018

DisplayTypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2 (~68.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~294 ppi density)
BodyDimensions142.7 x 70.1 x 8.9 mm (5.62 x 2.76 x 0.35 in)
Weight152 g (5.36 oz)
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
CameraPrimary8 MP, f/1.9, autofocus, LED flash
Secondary5 MP, f/2.2
FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR
MemoryExternal SlotmicroSD, up to 256 GB
Internal16 GB, 2 GB RAM
NetworkTechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
BatteryRemovable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery
Available ColorBlack, Blue, Gold
PlatformOSAndroid 8.0 (Oreo)
ChipsetExynos 7570 Quad
CPUQuad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
SoundAlert TypesVibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
3.5mm JackYes
COMMSWLANWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth4.2, A2DP, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPS
RadioFM radio
USBmicroUSB 2.0
FeaturesSensorsAccelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM

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Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) Review

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018) Specs is not different on the other J series smartphone of the Samsung. We all know that the J series flagship of the Samsung brand can be classified as either mid-range phone or low-end phones. The J series of the Samsung is rapidly releasing on the World market with different kinds of a smartphone with different specs and features. Since the first version model of the J3 has released on the world market, Samsung gets the opportunity of releasing a new version of the J3 model consecutively every year. And recently, Samsung was able to release the new version of the J3 (2018) model to the World market.

Galaxy J3 (2018) is recently released on this month of June 2018. It is a Single Nano SIM card or Dual SIM card with a dual standby mode that supports up to 4G LTE network band. It has a 5.0 inches size with IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen. A dimension of 142.7 x 70.1 x 8.9 mm (5.62 x 2.76 x 0.35 in) and weighing 152g. The display resolution has the spec of 720 x 1280 pixels, 16:9 ratio and 294PPi density.

The phone has a multitouch features based on the operating system of Android 8.0 Oreo. The processor is powered by 1.4 GHz Quad-core Exynos 7570 Quad along with the GPU of Mali-T720. It has a RAM capacity of 2 GB and a built-in internal memory of 16 GB storage. The phone also supports an expandable external memory via microSD card up to the capacity of 256 GB. Knowing that the J3 model has many versions, the phone might have slight difference with each other but most of the common specs and features of the model has been dominant throughout the series.

The 2018 version of Galaxy J3 has a disadvantage in comparing the 2017 version of it. Knowing that 2017 has the 13 MP camera quality. Samsung decidedly choose to inherit the camera specs of the 2016 version which is the 8 MP, f/1.9 with autofocus and LED flash for the primary camera makes it lower in ranking between the other version models. In addition, the other camera features inherit the 2017 version such as Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, and HDR. While the secondary or the front camera has sticky into 5 MP f/2.2 quality. The video resolution has the quality of 1080p@30fps for recording.

As for the sound features and specs, only the dedicated mic and active noise cancellation have been not included on the 2018 J3 version. The sound alert types, loudspeaker, and 3.5mm jack port are present. In terms of the connectivity features, it packs with WiFi (WiFi Direct and hotspot ), Bluetooth 4.2 (A2DP, LE), GPS (A-GPS), FM Radio, micro USB 2.0. The sensor features include Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass. The battery is removable Li-Ion with a capacity of 2600 mAh. The color variations of the Galaxy J3 (2018) are Black, Blue, and Gold.

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  • 5.0 inches with IPS LCD display type
  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • 2 GB RAM with 16 GB internal memory
  • External memory capacity up to 256 GB via microSD card
  • Camera Lens: 8 MP f/1.9 (back) and 5 MP f/2.2 (front)
  • Removable battery


  • No dedicated mic and Active noise cancellation
  • No LED Flash on the front camera