Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

Powered by a quad-core Exynos 7570 chipset and 1GB of RAM, the Samsung Galaxy J2 Core ships with an internal storage space of 8GB Flaunting a 5-inch qHD display, the smartphone comes with an 8MP rear and a 5MP front-facing snapper Powered by a 2,600mAh battery, the handset runs Android Oreo (Android Go)

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Processor : Samsung Exynos
Storage : 8GB
Battery : 2600 mAh battery
Camera : 8MP
Display : 5.0 inches
SIM : Dual SIM, Dedicated Slot (Nano-SIM)
Operating System : Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Details

Introduction and Platform
The Samsung Galaxy J2 Core is an affordable entry-level offering from the South-Korean smartphone manufacturer. The device is small and compact and emulates the looks of the Galaxy J2 (2017). The smartphone is an Android Go device. Android Go is an iteration of Android 8.1 Oreo which is built for entry-level smartphones.
The device sports a plastic back panel and is small and compact and can easily fit in the palm or pocket.
Performance and Storage
At its heart, the Galaxy J2 Core is armed with a quad-core Exynos 7870 chipset which is clocked at 1.4GHz and is paired with 1GB of RAM to ensure smooth and seamless performance. For storage, there is 8GB of onboard storage space which you can expand further using a microSD card up to 32GB. After expansion, there is enough space for you to store all that you want.
Display and Connectivity
The Samsung Galaxy J2 Core boasts a 5-inch qHD TFT display which offers decent legibility. However, one has to struggle to read the screen under bright sunlight. For connectivity, there are options like 4G with support for VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, dual SIM support and a microUSB 2.0 port.
Camera and Battery
The Samsung Galaxy J2 Core is bundled with an 8-megapixel rear and a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter. Both the frontal and rear imaging piece is loaded with an LED flash to aid low-light imaging, selfies, and videos.
For power, the device packs a non-removable Li-Ion 2,600mAh battery which is touted to last throughout the day for a first-time smartphone user.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core Specifications


Processor Samsung Exynos
Display 5.0 inches
Storage 8GB
Rear Camera 8MP
Battery 2600 mAh


Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720x1080 pixels
Aspect ratio 16:9
Screen Size 5.0 inches
Pixel Density 218 pixels per inch (ppi)
Touchscreen type Capacitive
Color Reproduction 16M Colors
Screen to body percentage 66.7%


Internal 8GB
Expandable microSD, Upto 32GB (Dedicated Slot)


Launch Date 24 August 2018
Dimensions 5.65 x 2.84 x 0.35 inches (143.4 x 72.1 x 8.9 mm)
Water Resistant No
Weight 154 grams (5.43 oz)
Colors Black, Gold, Blue


Operating System Android v8.0 (Oreo)


Rear 8MP
Selfie 5MP
Rear Camera Features LED Flash, HDR, Panorama
Physical Aperture Rear (f/2.2), Front (f/2.2)
Video 1080p@30fps


Removable Battery Yes
Type Li-Ion
Talk time Upto 18 hrs(3G)
Wireless Charging No
Capacity 2600 mAh
Fast Charging No


Bluetooth v4.2 with A2DP
Wi-Fi Yes with Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
Network 4G VoLTE, 4G
USB microUSB 2.0
Voice Over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM Configuration Dual SIM, Dedicated Slot (Nano-SIM)
NFC Chipset No
Infrared No


Chipset Samsung Exynos
CPU 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics Mali-T720
No of Cores 4 (Quad Core)


Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope No
Fingerprint sensor No
Other Sensors Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor


Speaker Yes
Audio Jack 3.5mm
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