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Samsung Galaxy J1 4G (2016) review

Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475
Mali-T720 MP1
1 GB / 8 GB
4.5 inches (480 x 800 px)
5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy J1 4G smartphone in 2016. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy J1 4G phone with 4.5 inches display, Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy J1 4G comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2050 mAh battery. The 4.5 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (480 x 800 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Samsung Galaxy J1 4G specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy J1 4G
ModelSM-J120
Release date2016

Body

The weight of Samsung Galaxy J1 4G is about 4.62 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (5.22 x 2.73 x 0.35 inches).

Weight4.62 oz
Dimensions5.22 x 2.73 x 0.35 inches
Colorsblack, gold, white
SIM typeMicro SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy J1 4G comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
SoCSamsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475
CPUQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7
GPUMali-T720 MP1

Display

The size of Galaxy J1 4G screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.5 inches Super AMOLED display of Samsung Galaxy J1 4G with 480 x 800 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size4.5 inches
Resolution480 x 800 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy J1 4G (1 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (8 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM1 GB
Internal storage8 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy J1 4G is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera2 MP
Main camera5 MP, 2592 х 1944 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy J1 4G supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy J1 4G phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCno
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2050 mAh battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Galaxy J1 4G is removable. You can simply buy a new piece from the open market and interchange it easily by yourself.

TypeLi-Ion 2050 mAh

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Samsung Galaxy J1 4G phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy J1 4G, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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