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Samsung Galaxy J2 (2015) vs Samsung Galaxy J2 2016

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Summary
60%
65%
Display

4.7" (Medium)

540x960, Avg sharpness

5.0" (Medium)

HD, Avg sharpness

Performance

Quad core

1.3 GHz, 1 GB RAM

Quad core

1.5 GHz, 1.5 GB RAM

Storage

8 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

8 GB

128 GB (Expandable)

Camera

5 MP (Main)

2 MP (Front)

8 MP (Main)

5 MP (Front)

Battery

2000 mAh

12 h talktime (3G)

2600 mAh

14 h talktime (3G)

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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4/5 based on 5,765 ratings

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3.9/5 based on 2,477 ratings

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General
Launch Date

September 19, 2015 (Official)

July 11, 2016 (Official)

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

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

No

Quick Charging

No

No

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 136.5 mm
Width: 69 mm
Thickness: 8.4 mm

Height: 142.4 mm
Width: 71.1 mm
Thickness: 8.0 mm

Weight

130 grams

138 grams

Colours

Display
Good
Good
Screen Resolution

540 x 960 pixels

HD (720 x 1280 pixels)

Pixel Density

234 ppi

294 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

No

No

Touch Screen

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio

64.51 %

67.91 %

Performance
Average
Average
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475

Spreadtrum SC8830

Processor

Quad core, 1.3 GHz, Cortex A7

Quad core, 1.5 GHz, Cortex A7

Graphics

Mali-T720 MP1

Mali-400 MP2

RAM

1 GB

1.5 GB

Storage
Very Good
Very Good
Internal Memory

8 GB

8 GB

Expandable Memory

Up to 128 GB

Up to 128 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 4.3 GB

USB OTG Support

Camera
Good
Good
Main Camera
Resolution

5 MP Primary Camera

8 MP Primary Camera

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

CMOS image sensor

Autofocus

Aperture

2.2 F

2.2 F

Optical Image Stabilisation

No

No

Flash

LED Flash

LED Flash

Image Resolution

2592 x 1944 Pixels

3264 x 2448 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

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

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

Video Recording

1280x720 @ 30 fps

1280x720 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Resolution

2 MP Front Camera

5 MP Front Camera

Autofocus

No

No

Aperture

2.2 F

Flash

No

No

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

2000 mAh

2600 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Micro
SIM2: Micro

SIM1: Micro
SIM2: Micro

SIM 1

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

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

SIM 2

2G

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

SAR Value

Head: 0.502 W/kg

Bluetooth

v4.1

v4.1

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

No

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

No

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

Proximity sensor, Accelerometer

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