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Summary
59%
54%
Display

5.5" (13.97 cm)

HD, 267 PPI

5.0" (12.7 cm)

540x960 px, 220 PPI

Performance

Quad Core

1.4 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Quad Core

1.4 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Storage

8 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

8 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

Camera

8 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

8 MP (Primary)

5 MP(Front)

Battery

4000 mAh

2600 mAh

18 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating
User Rating

★★★★★
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4/5 based on 3,382 ratings

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4.2/5 based on 5,468 ratings

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General
Launch Date

August 12, 2018 (Official)

August 24, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Nokia

Samsung

Model

2.1

Galaxy J2 Core

Operating System

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

Android Go

Android Go

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Network

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

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

Fingerprint Sensor

no  No

no  No

Quick Charging

no  No

Design
Size Compare
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Dimensions

Height: 153.6 mm
Width: 77.6 mm
Thickness: 9.67 mm

Height: 143.4 mm
Width: 72.1 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm

Weight

154 grams

Colours

Blue, Grey, Silver, Copper

Black, Blue, Gold

Display
Average
Below Average
Screen Size

5.5 " (13.97 cm)

5.0 " (12.7 cm)

Screen Resolution

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

540 x 960 pixels

Aspect Ratio

16:9

16:9

Pixel Density

267 ppi

220 ppi

Display Type

IPS LCD

TFT

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

69.8 %

66.5 %

Performance
Average
Average
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917

Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570

Processor

Quad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53

Quad core, 1.4 GHz, Cortex A53

Architecture

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 308

Mali-T720 MP1

RAM

1 GB

1 GB

Storage
Very Good
Very Good
Internal Memory

8 GB

8 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 128 GB

yes Up to 256 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 5.21 GB

Up to 4.9 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

Camera
Average
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

8 MP Primary Camera

8 MP Primary Camera

Autofocus

yes

yes

Physical Aperture

F2.2

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

3264 x 2448 Pixels

3264 x 2448 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

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

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash

Video Recording

1280x720 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

5 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

no  No

Physical Aperture

F2.2

Flash

no  No

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

4000 mAh

2600 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

yes

TalkTime

Up to 18 Hours(3G)

Network & Connectivity
Network Support

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

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

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
50 Mbit/s ↑ 150 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 4)
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.1

yes v4.2

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

no  No

no  No

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

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  • How to enable VOLTE on Samsung Galaxy J2 Core ?

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    Answered By Vaibhav Malik | 10 months ago

    You don't need to enable VoLTE. Insert any VoLTE enabled SIM and by default, VoLTE will be active. If it is not, you can change the network preferences from Network option in settings.

    1. Go to Settings > Call Settings (Sim and Network)
    2. Tap Cellular networks > Enable Voice over LTE On/ Off.

    Alternatively, 

    1. You can dial *#*#4636#*#* 
    2. Choose Phone information.
    3. Click " Phone Information" and Toggle VOLTE Provisioned.
    4. Restart the phone and you are done.

    You can find full specifications here: Samsung Galaxy J2 Core. 

  • How to take screenshot on Samsung Galaxy J2 Core ?

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    Answered By Vaibhav Dutta | 9 months ago

    To take a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy J2 Core, press Vol Down and Power buttons at the same time.

    You can also check the complete specs here: Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

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  • How to insert sim card in Samsung Galaxy J2 Core ?

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    Answered By Velan Gandhi | 9 months ago
    To insert the SIM in your Samsung Galaxy J2 Core, you will have to slide it into the sim slots. You can see the picture for reference.
    You can also check the complete specs here: Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

  • How to record calls on Samsung Galaxy J2 Core ?

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    Answered By Vishal Kadam | 9 months ago

    To record calls on Your phone Follow the steps below:

    1. Download the ACR call recording app from the play store


    2. Then Follow the instructions from the app and allow all the access to the app as shown in the Image below

    3. Then tap the three bar on the top left of the app.



    4. 5. There you will find the Enable option on the top.



    6. Enable it and enjoy the app.


    You can check the complete specs of this phone: Samsung Galaxy J2 Core


    You can also check this video for more detailed information



  • How to cast my Samsung Galaxy J2 Core screen on TV ?

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    Answered By Vaishnavi Pillai | 10 months ago

    To cast your phone screen on your TV you need to have Chromecast. 

    Follow the steps to successfully cast your screen-


    Before you begin casting

    1. Connect your phone to a Wi-Fi network.

    2. The mobile device, tablet or computer you are using to cast must be on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast.

    3. You must be running the latest version of the Chromecast-enabled app. You can always double check that you are on the latest version by visiting the Google Play Store.




    Cast from Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV

    1. Make sure that the phone you are using to cast is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast or TV with Chromecast built-in. 

    Open a Chromecast-enabled app.

    2. Tap the Cast button Inactive cast extension. Note: The Cast button isn't located in the same place on all Chromecast-enabled apps.

    3. Tap the device you'd like to cast to.



    4. When you're connected, the Cast button will turn color, letting you know you're connected.

    5. Select the app like Youtube, Browser, Google Music etc and look for the Cast icon as shown in the image below.

    You can now cast videos, movies and TV shows directly to your TV.

    To stop casting, tap the Cast button and then Disconnect.

    You can also watch this step-by-step guide to do the same


    You can check the complete specs of this phone: Samsung Galaxy J2 Core 



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