Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review

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Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

Flagship smartphones like all – it is fashionable, technologically and, of course, adds a “reputation score”. But there are a lot of such devices, and low-end models, many underestimates. However, budget-branded in many ways bypasses the “Chinese”: a great assembly, no problems with warranty service and spare parts, the reliability and regular software updates.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review continued the tradition of Samsung Galaxy J2. Affordable, stylish, neat, with a large screen and is quite a decent camera – this is the perfect smartphone for every day. And tempting to buy, and to put under the Christmas tree is not a shame. What is it good for?

Design

Housing Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review is made of plastic – durable, with a nice textured surface. This smartphone does not slip out of the hands even on New Year’s party.Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review reminds us of how Samsung smartphones seemed a year, two, three … five years ago Galaxy J2 Prime reminds us of how Samsung smartphones seemed a year, two, three … five years ago

Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

The colors to choose from – gold, silver and classic black. It looks solid, distance from the metal does not distinguish. Design – the traditional line of Samsung Galaxy J: neat, concise, streamlined.

Screen

The smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review has a 5-inch screen resolution 960h540 pixels, TFT technology. The difference between him and AMOLED-display flagships significantly, but in comparison with the Samsung Galaxy J2 display progress there. Yes, such a screen is difficult to read in direct sunlight, but it often does you use your smartphone in bright sunlight?

Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

For the sake of cheaper Samsung has equipped the smartphone screen is quite simple For the sake of cheaper Samsung has equipped the smartphone screen is quite simple

The good news – TFT-screens and much cheaper AMOLED for smartphone “10 000” category is a logical decision. The screen is equipped with the oleophobic coating (a rarity for budget smartphones), fingerprints are removed in one motion.

Performance

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review is the first Samsung smartphone chipset MediaTek, namely MT6737T. Many top manufacturers have long used these processors, and “normal flight” – work perfectly, do not overheat, cost several times cheaper counterparts. For budget smartphone choice justified. To install the records in the latest games out of the question, but to the assigned tasks chipset manages to “five”. 4-core processor and clocked at 1.4 GHz.

Smartphones have enough capacity to solve most of the tasks that face regular user on a daily basis Smartphones have enough capacity to solve most of the tasks that face regular user on a daily basis

Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

The handset comes with 1.5 GB of RAM. I would like more, but at the expense of the full Galaxy J2 Prime optimization allows you to play even in Asphalt 8 (the game has become a kind of test performance). A call for applications, watching movies, browser, and messaging services can be run simultaneously. By the way, even enough power to play 4K video, although, of course, it adapts to a lower screen resolution.

The volume of non-volatile memory – 8 GB. If you need more, there is a slot for microSD cards up to 256GB – they will fit everything you need.

Cams

Resolution main camera device of the Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review – 8 MP. Smartphones Samsung has always been famous for a decent camera and Galaxy J2 Prime does not disappoint: let megapixels is less, but the photo and video go clear, with natural colors, a pleasure to spread to the Internet!

Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

However, in contrast to the usual Samsung Galaxy J2, at the Prime flash is not ring-shaped, and the standard point. Light it does give less, but, objectively speaking, to illuminate an object in the other corner of a dark room – and a ring flash is not under force. But energy consumption is less.
The front facing camera is also good – fair 5 MP, and with its own flash. It works better than the “flash screen” (when the display for a short time becomes white), so worthy selfie obtained. By the way, you can turn the flash on and talk on Skype or other video chat at night, even under a blanket – a trifle, but nice.

We should also mention the firmware application “Camera”. Settings here at least, but in auto-mode, everything works fine. Agree, it is necessary to catch the frame often in a split second, “twist” settings just once. Autofocus in our tests was wrong a few times. Noise occurs when shooting night, but it is a problem of mobile cameras. By the way, the camera is launched from sleep mode by double-clicking on the button “Home”.

Battery

Powered Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review Battery capacity of 2600 mAh. This is more than the average smartphone. Enough for a day, and sometimes more – depending on how active you are using your smartphone.

Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

We checked: Battery charge lasts almost 10 hours of video playback and 6-7 hours of surfing the Internet with Wi-Fi or LTE. Charging takes 3-4 hours. There is power-saving mode – in the winter when the cold of all smartphones running down faster, it is very important.

Communications

In Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review two slots for SIM-cards. It’s convenient: in one slot you can put the card to make calls, the second – for a cheap internet. Or use the “Sims” different operators, to provide themselves with stable connection anywhere in the city.

The smartphone supports 4G / LTE all Russian operators. The high-quality high-speed internet enables you to watch movies online in the desired resolution and play on the network, as well as chat with Skype in comfort.
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is equipped with a full set of advanced wireless modules Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is equipped with a full set of advanced wireless modules

In addition to GPS, and GLONASS support. If you’ve always wanted to try the Russian navigation system in action – a Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime you will have such an opportunity. There is also a module Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi.

Software

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review comes with Android 6.0.1. It operates very economically with memory and battery, giving a serious gain in comparison with Android 4.4, which can still be found on many budget smartphones.

Budget smartphone Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Review: Specs & Features

Previously TouchWiz shell has a negative reputation, it was called “alyapistoy and braking.” Now everything has changed – the interface is much simplified and becomes more bright Previously TouchWiz shell has a negative reputation, it was called “alyapistoy and braking.” Now everything has changed – the interface is much simplified and become more bright
Installed shell TouchWiz, which makes the device more comfortable to use – it has everything you need at your fingertips. In addition, there is a standard program from Samsung and Google. When will “move” on the Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime with another of Android-smartphone, use the transfer «Smart Switch» – it moves the contacts, messages, settings, calendar events, music and other data.

The results of the Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime review – a good budget smartphone that can do more than many other phones cost up to $165. In the “Bestsellers” he wrote no coincidence because the low-cost model that supports the LTE, good performance and autonomy pleasant – just what you need for many users. Add to this the perfect assembly and brand, has earned the trust of the world, and get really Mighty Smartphone.

Source: Sammobile