Samsung has decided to make their product available for people that can not afford high Samsung product with the release of Samsung Galaxy J4 core.
The fact that Samsung Galaxy J4 is not expensive like other phones does not mean it is not a high-end smartphone.
For those that are asking if Samsung Galaxy J4 is a good phone, we will examine the smartphone specification and price in this post.
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core has been released in India this November 2018.
In this post we will talk on Samsung Galaxy J4 Core price, design, display, camera and so on.
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core Display and Design
The Samsung Galaxy J4 core is made of plastic with dimensions 76.1 x 160.6 x 7.9 mm and weighs 270 grams.
This smartphone is not water resistant nor comes with secondary display. It is available in black, blue and copper color.
Samsung Galaxy J4 display type is HD+ TFT capacitive touch screen and display size is 6 inches of 16 million colors.
Galaxy J4 Core Pixel density is 274 ppi, screen to body ratio is 75 percent, and its aspect ratio is 18:9.
The smartphone is sensitive to multi-touch, scratch resistant and 2.5D curved glass screen.
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core Camera
The device has a single rear camera of 8 Mega Pixel with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash.
It has video performance of 1080p@30fps FHD recording. Other features includes;
- Auto focus
- Continuous shooting
- Digital zoom
- Exposure compensation
- Face detection
- ISO Settings, and others.
It feature a 5 Mega Pixel front camera with LED flash as well it also have front lens also boasts f/2.2.
Hardware and Software
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core runs primarily on Android 8.1 Oreo Go Edition which you can upgrade to the latest Android 9 Pie.
It also has Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 chipset with 28nm process technology for support.
Whereas, the CPU is Quad-core 1.4 GHz 4-Cores, and GPU is Adreno 308 which runs on 64-bit architecture.
Galaxy J4 Core Storage Capacity and Sensors
This device has 1GB RAM which is not expandable with 16GB internal memory (expandable to 512GB).
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core is sensitive to accelerometer, ambient light, and proximity. This mobile phone has no fingerprint detector.
Network and Connectivity
2G, 3G, and 4G are the networks available on Galaxy J4 Core which makes it versatile enough to handle GSM, HSPA, and LTE network connections.
There is also provision for dual Nano SIM slots for smooth running of the networks.
Other connectivity are:
- Mobile hotspot
- USB Type-C
- 3.5mm headphone jack.
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core Battery Life
The Samsung Galaxy J4 Core is powered by a non-removable Li-ion 3300 mAh battery that has no wireless charging nor fast charging technologies.
However, its battery can power the phone for long time even for demanding users.
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core Full Technical Specification
Device Type: Smartphone
Model: Samsung Galaxy J4 Core
Announced date: November 2018
Expected release date: November 2018
Status: Coming Soon
Design Type: Bar
Dimensions: 160.6 mm x 76.1 mm x 7.9 mm (6.3 x 2.99 x 0.32 in)
Weight: 170 g (5.00 oz)
Colors: Black, Blue and Copper
Face Recognition: No
Dedicated Keys: Volume, Power, Fingerprint
Device Security: Fingerprint, Pin, Pattern, Password, Slide
Features: Plastic body
Display Type: TFT, Capacitive touch screen
Secondary Display: No
Touch Screen: Yes, Multi touch
Pixel Density: ~274 PPI
Resolution: 1480 x 720 Pixels
Display Colors: 16 M
Display Protection: Yes
Features: -18.5:9 aspect ratio
Supported Network: GSM/ HSPA/ LTE
2G Network: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network: GSM 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
4G Network: LTE 800/ 900/ 1800/ 2600 MHz
SIM: Nano SIM
Hybrid Sim: No
Dual SIM: Yes, Dual stand by
Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
CPU: 1.4GHz Quad-core Cortex-A53
GPU: Adreno 308
RAM (Memory): 1 GB
Internal Storage: 16 GB
Card Slot: Upto 256 GB (micro SD)
Dedicated slot: Yes
- Ambient light
OS: Android OS v8.1 Oreo Go Edition
Java Support: No
Back: 8 MP, f/2.2 aperture
Front: 5MP, f/2.2 aperture
Front Flash: LED
- Touch focus
- Face detection
Bluetooth: Yes, v4.1, A2DP, LE
Wi-fi: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi direct
Wi-fi Hotspot: Yes
GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS
Wireless Charging: No
Headphone Jack: Yes
Micro USB: 2.0
Speed: 42.2 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA), LTE 150/ 50 Mbps
Web Browse: HTML 5
Video Format: 3GP, M4V, H.263, H.264, MOV, AVI, xVID, WMV, FLV, MP4, H.265
Audio Format: MP3, eAAC+, WAV, Flac player
FM Radio: Yes
Alert Types: Vibration, MP3
Ring Tones: Wav ring tones
Battery Type: Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Document viewer
- Photo and video editor
- NFC- Optional
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core Price and Availability
Samsung Galaxy J4 Core will starts from $100 USD, but it is not sure that this is the best price you will get the phone because prices may vary.
Finally, on the availability, Samsung Galaxy J4 Core now available in stores for purchase, having been released in November 2018.