Compare Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 vs Samsung Galaxy J3 2017

Summary
72%
Display

5.0" (Medium)

HD, Avg sharpness

5" (Medium)

HD, Avg sharpness

Performance

Quad core

1.5 GHz, 1.5 GB RAM

Octa core

1.4 GHz, 2 GB RAM

Storage

8 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

8 GB

32 GB (Expandable)

Camera

8 MP (Main)

5 MP (Front)

8 MP (Main)

5 MP (Front)

Battery

2600 mAh

13 h talktime (3G)

2600 mAh

Expert Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

3.5/5 based on 2 ratings

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General
Launch Date

February 10, 2017 (Unofficial)

Operating System

Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)

Android v6.0 (Marshmallow)

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Micro
SIM2: Micro

Network

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

4G: Yes (supports Indian bands)
3G: Yes, 2G: Yes

Fingerprint Sensor

No

Quick Charging

No

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 142.3 mm
Width: 71 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Height: mm
Width: mm
Thickness: mm

Weight

138 grams

Colours

Display
Very Good
Screen Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Pixel Density

294 ppi

294 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

IPS LCD

Screen Protection

No

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

68.06 %

Performance
Average
Chipset

Spreadtrum SC9830A

Snapdragon 430

Processor

Quad core, 1.5 GHz, Cortex A7

Octa core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53

Graphics

Mali-400 MP2

Adreno 505

RAM

1.5 GB

2 GB

Storage
Very Good
Internal Memory

8 GB

8 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 128 GB

Up to 32 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 4.3 GB

USB OTG Support

Camera
Very Good
Main Camera
Resolution

8 MP Primary Camera

8 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

3264 x 2448 Pixels

3264 x 2448 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Digital image stabilization, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

No

Flash

No

No

Battery
Very Good
Capacity

2600 mAh

2600 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Micro
SIM2: Micro

SIM 1

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

SIM 2

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

2G

Bluetooth

v4.1

v4.20

GPS

with A-GPS

with A-GPS

NFC

USB Connectivity

microUSB 2.0

microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

No

Other Sensors

Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Accelerometer