Samsung has announced the launch of Galaxy J2 and Galaxy JMax in India. The smartphones are the latest addition to Samsung’s Galaxy J series.
Samsung Galaxy J2 launched today is the 2016 edition which comes with two new features – turbo speed technology and smart glow. On the other hand, Samsung Galaxy JMax comes with a 7-inch WXGA display.
Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 is the successor to Galaxy J2 that was launched in 2015. Samsung claims its 2015 Galaxy J2 is India’s top selling smartphone. Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 features a new Smart Glow technology, a next-gen colour LED notification. Samsung’s Smart Glow technology consists of a LED ring around the rear camera which can be customised for app notifications or contact. With Smart Glow, Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 users can also choose their own colour.
Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 also comes with Turbo Speed Technology, which enhances the load time on native apps by up to 40 per cent with double the RAM. The feature also shuts down idle background processes and de-clutters RAM using intelligent memory management.
Samsung Galaxy J2 and Galaxy JMax comes with company’s ‘Make for India’ S bike mode and ultra data saving feature.
Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 features a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display while JMax gets a larger 7-inch TFT display. Both the devices are powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor. Both smartphones also come with 1.5GB RAM and 8GB expandable storage.
Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 and JMax feature an 8MP AF rear camera. Galaxy J2 2016 gets a better 5MP selfie camera while JMax has a 2MP one.
The 8mm thick Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 is backed by a 2600mAh battery while the 8.7mm thick Galaxy JMax gets a larger 4,000mAh battery. The Galaxy J2 2016 is available across all retail channels at Rs 9,750 while Galaxy JMax will hit retail shelves end of July at Rs 13,400.