Samsung Galaxy J1 – Price and Specs

Samsung Galaxy J1

Samsung Galaxy J1 – Android Smartphone

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Samsung Galaxy J1 – Overview:

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Samsung Galaxy J1 is a android budget smartphone that was introduced by Samsung to counter the poularity of low-cost smartphones coming from chinese vendors and its specs are rather simple.
Samsung Galaxy J1 android smartphone consists of 4.3-inch IPS LCD multi touch display along with a WVGA resolution with 480 x 800 pixels and a pixel density of 217ppi. Samsung Galaxy J1 android smartphone has a thickness of 8.9mm with a weight of 130gm that operates on Android v4.4 KitKat operating system which contains a 1.2GHz Cortex A7 dual-core chipset processor with a paltry 512MB RAM.

Samsung Galaxy J1 android smartphone is coated with a 5MP autofocus snapper at the back that supports:

  • face detection
  • touch focus
  • LED flash
  • geo-tagging
    So that, it can record HD videos at 30fps frame rate and there is a 2MP snapper for video calling in the front and selfies and also some unique preloaded apps for capturing the photos comfortably. Samsung Galaxy J1 android smartphone has a standard internal memory of 4GB that can be further expandable up to 128GB.
    Samsung Galaxy J1 android smartphone is juiced up with a 1,850mAh li-ion battery that is rated to deliver up to 10 hours of talktime in 2G networks because of its ultra power saving mode and its connectivity options includes:
  • 3G
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • USB port
  • Mobile hotspot
  • Bluetooth v4.0
  • Wi-Fi.

Samsung Galaxy J1 – Highlights:

  • Android v4.4 (Kitkat) OS
  • Dual Core, 1.2 GHz
  • 512 MB RAM
  • 4.3 inches Compact, 480×800 px, Avg. sharp display
  • 5 MP primary camera
  • LED flash camera
  • 2 MP front camera
  • 1850 mAh, Li-ion battery
  • 10 Hours talktime (3G)
  • 4 GB + 128 GB Expandable
  • 3G Available
  • FM Radio
  • Dual SIM
  • Lightweight (122 gm)
  • Slim (8 mm thickness)

Samsung Galaxy J1 – Unique Features:

  • Most popular android budget smartphone with Dual-Core chipset processor
  • Thinnest Samsung smartphone with 4 GB memory
  • Second most popular Samsung smartphone that comes for below 10k
  • Third thinnest smartphone that comes for below 10k.

Samsung Galaxy J1 – Technical Specs:

General Features
Device Type Smartphone
Operating System Android (4.4.4)
Form factor Candybar
Dimensions 5.08 x 2.69 x 0.35 inches (129 x 68.2 x 8.9 mm)
Weight 4.30 oz (122 gm)
Body material
Colors Black, Blue, White
Smartphone keys Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key
Announced JAN 28, 2015
Posted On
Market Status Released
Release Date
Status Available. Released 2015, January
Rugged IP certified
Display Features
Physical size 4.3 inches
Resolution 480 x 800 pixels
Pixel density
217 ppi
Technology TFT
Screen-to-body ratio 59.69 %
Colors 16 777 216
Peak brightness
Touchscreen Capacitive, Multi-touch
Multitouch Yes
Features Light sensor, Proximity sensor
Camera Features
Camera 5 megapixels
Flash LED
Aperture size
Focal length (35mm equivalent)
Camera sensor
Camera Features CMOS image sensor, Autofocus, Touch to focus, Face detection, Smile detection, Geo tagging, Self-timer
Camera Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets
Camera Shooting Modes Panorama, Night mode, Effects
Camcorder 1280×720 (720p HD) (30 fps)
Camcorder Features Video Calling
Recording format MPEG4, H.263, H.264
Recording format features Video calling
Front-facing camera 2 megapixels
Video capture 1080p@30fps
Primary Camera 5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Hardware Features
System chip
Processor Dual core, 1200 MHz
Graphics processor Yes
System memory 512 MB RAM
Built-in storage 4 GB
Maximum User Storage
Storage expansion microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC up to 128 GB
Network Features
Technology GSM / HSPA
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (optional)
3G bands HSDPA 900 / 2100
4G bands
Edge Yes
Battery Features
Capacity Li-Ion 1850 mAh battery
Talk time 10.00 hours
Stand-by time
Talk time (3G)
Stand-by time (3G)
Stand-by time (4G)
Music playback 40.00 hours
Video playback 9.00 hours
Not user replaceable
Wireless charging
Multimedia Features
Music player (Filter by) Album, Artist, Playlists
Music player (Features) Album art cover, Background playback
Music player (Supported formats) MP3, AAC, FLAC, WMA, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
Video playback (Supported formats) MPEG4, H.263, H.264, 3GP, 3G2, MKV, WebM
Radio No
Speakers Earpiece, Loudspeaker
YouTube player Yes
Internet Browsing
Browser Supports HTML, HTML5
Built-in online services support YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+
Technology Features
GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
UMTS 900, 2100 MHz
Data HSPA (unspecified), HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS
Micro SIM Yes
Multiple SIM cards 2 slots-
Global Roaming Yes
Positioning GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
Navigation Turn-by-turn navigation, Voice navigation
Smartphone Features
Phonebook Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Organizer Calendar, Alarm, Calculator
Messaging SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
E-mail IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
Instant Messaging Hangouts / Google Talk
Connectivity Features
Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Profiles Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), HID over GATT Profile, Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP)
Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n
Mobile hotspot Yes
Wi-Fi Direct Yes
USB Connector microUSB
USB Features Mass storage device, USB charging
Headphones connector 3.5mm
Charging connector microUSB
Other Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
Other Features
Notifications Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Additional microphone(s) for Noise cancellation
Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
MP4/H.264 player
MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
Photo/video editor
Document viewer
Hearing aid compatibility
Special Features 7-Layer Build, Ultra-Slim Design, Indented Power Button Key, Unibody Waterdrop Curve, Low-Light Performance, Creative Photo Editing and Sharing (Watermarking, Audio Tagging, Camera Filters, Ultra Power Saving Mode, Smart Power Saving Mode, Thermal Gel Cooling System, Phone manager, Phone accelerator, Storage cleaner, Harassment filter, Power saving, Networked apps, Notification manager, Startup manager
Regulatory Approval
FCC approval (Date approved)
FCC ID Value
FCC measured SAR (Head)
FCC measured SAR (Body)
FCC measured SAR (Product Specific Use)
FCC measured SAR (Simultaneous Transmission)
EU SAR (Head)
Officially announced 28 Jan 2015
Scheduled release
Shopping Information
Accessories Headset, Charger, USB cable, Quick Start Guide, Safety Information
Price Rs.10,000
Audio quality
Battery life

Samsung Galaxy J1 – Visual Specs:

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