South Korean tech giants have released a new Galaxy J2 Pro (2018), making it the first handset in the company’s budget segment.
As far as the latest report goes, the handset has reportedly been rolled out to Vietnam market, with other market expected to see a release in the coming months.
The new Samsung offering is priced at VND 3,290,000 and can be purchased in the country via offline retailers. Touting a metallic design, the Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro (2018) is offered in Black, Blue, and Gold color options.
As part of its major highlights, the handset brings an AMOLED display and a front facing flash feature for enhanced selfies.
Coming to specs, the handset supports dual-SIM (Micro) and runs Android 7.0 Nougat, based on the company’s own UI. In the display department, the handset offers a 5-inch QHD (540×960 pixels) Super AMOLED display compared to the HD (720×1280 pixels) Super AMOLED display that came with the last year’s version.
Powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core processor equipped with 1.5GB of RAM speed, the new Galaxy J2 Pro brings 16GB of internal memory with an option to expand via microSD card (up to 256GB).
As per optics, the handset comes with an 8-megapixel rear sensor tagged with flash. At the front area, it sports a 5-megapixel clubbed with a f/2.2 aperture and flash module.
It packs connectivity options such as 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB 2.0, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Onboard sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor.
Fitted with a 2600mAh battery that the company claims can deliver up to 18 hours of talk-time (3G WCDMA) and 14 hours of video playback time. The device measures 143.8×72.3×8.4mm and weigh 153 grams.