Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone announced in India

Samsung has introduced Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260), the company’s first Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone. It comes with 5-inches qHD TFT display, is powered by the Samsung’s own Exynos 7570 Quad-Core 14nm processor with 1GB of RAM. It packs a 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front camera. Since it is a budget phone, it doesn’t come with Fingerprint sensor or Face Unlock. It has a 2600mAh battery on board.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core specifications

  • 5-inch (540 x 960 pixels) qHD TFT display
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Exynos 7570 14nm processor with Mali-T720 MP1 GPU
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
  • Dual SIM
  • 8MP rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture
  • 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • Dimensions:143.4 x 72.1 x 8.9mm; Weight: 154g
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS
  • 2600mAh battery

The Samsung Galaxy J2 Core comes in Golden color and will be available in Malaysia and India beginning August 24th, 2018 and expand to additional markets soon. We should know the price soon.


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