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Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

Price in Kenya KSh7,500.00
updated 20th June 2019
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Specifications

DISPLAY5.0 inches, 68.9% screen-to-body ratio, 540 pixels x 960 pixels resolution, 16:9 ratio (220ppi Density)
OSAndroid v8.1 (Oreo); Go Edition
CHIPSETExynos 7570
CPUQuad-core 1.4GHz
STORAGE8GB, microSD up to 256GB - dediacted slot
CAMERASBack: Single: 8MP, f/2.2, auto focus, LED flash, panorama, HDR & 1080p@30fps video recording
Front: Single: 5MP, f/2.2, LED flash
SENSORSaccelerometer, proximity
BATTERY3300mAh battery, non-removable
COLORSBlack, Gold, Lavender

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DIMENSIONS143.4mm x 72.1mm x 8.9mm
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Equipped an 8MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing shooter, the Samsung Galaxy J2 Core sports a 5.0-inch display. This smartphone is loaded with 8GB of expandable internal storage space and is powered by a quad-core Exynos 7570 chipset and 1GB of RAM. This mobile phone is fuelled by a 2600mAh removable battery.  This one of the few Samsung phones below 10K in Kenya.

Specifications Summary

  • 1GB RAM
  • Exynos 7570
  • 2600mAh battery
  • 8GB internal storage
  • 5.0 inches display
  • 8MP rear cameras, 5MP front
  • Android v8.1 Oreo – Go Edition
  • Dual SIM

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Price In Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Price On Jumia

The Galaxy J2 Core price on Jumia Kenya is about KSh. 9,600.

Jumia Kenya is an online shopping website with a large presence here in Kenya. It sells products from many vendors with relatively low prices. The Galaxy J2 Core is available on Jumia at different price ranges. At Naiventures, we pick the J2 Core smartphone with the lowest price. We also update it after every week. You can order this product have Jumia deliver it to you anywhere within the country. Delivery time is usually within 1 to 8 days and you pay cash on delivery.

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Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Price in Kenya – Safaricom

Safaricom also sells Samsung Galaxy smartphones. They have shops and trusted dealers across the country in major towns and al the cities. Just visit the nearest Safaricom Shop in your location to buy the J2 Core or any other Samsung devices. You can also get reduce price discount when you use your Bonga Points to buy any smartphone from Safaricom shop.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Price In Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Pros & Cons

The Pros

  • Affordable phone
  • Removable battery
  • Android Go operating system
  • Decent camera performance

The Cons

  • 8GB on-board storage not sufficient.
  • Low resolution display

A Review Of The Specifications Of The Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

Introduction & Display

The Samsung Galaxy J2 Core is one of the few cheap Samsung phones in Kenya. The smartphone is a budget offering that comes with specifications that make it suitable for an entry level user. This phone has narrow bezels and decent looks.  It comes with a 5.0-inch display with decent viewing angles and offers decent outdoor legibility.

Camera & Battery

The Samsung J2 Core comes with an 8 megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter. The rear imaging unit promise good images and videos even in low light conditions thanks to an LED flash. You can shoot quality selfies and video calls using the frontal imaging unit.  The J2 Core is backed by a removable Li-Ion 2600mAh battery.

Performance & Connectivity

At its heart, the Galaxy J2 Core packs quad-core Exynos 7570 chipset paired with 1GB of RAM that should deliver a smooth performance to an entry level user.  This handset is loaded with 4G, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and a microUSB 2.0 port. It is dual SIM phone.

Storage & Platform

This smartphone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system – Go Edition out of the box.  It is bundled with on-board storage space of 8GB. Most of this space is take up by pre-installed apps and the operating system. Luckily, you can use a microSD card of up to 256GB to expand storage.

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