Samsung India launches Galaxy J3 Pro with sAMOLED display for Rs. 8490

Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro has been officially launched in India. It is the latest budget smartphone in the ‘J series’, which was unveiled in China back in June last year. Take a closer look at the specifications, features and price of the mobile below.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro

Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro Specifications

The Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro features a 5.0-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD Super AMOLED display, that is powered by 1.5GHz quad-core Spreadtrum processor. It comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory, which can be expanded further up to 128GB by inserting a microSD card. The device runs on TouchWiz OS based on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS and it is the worst thing about this smartphone. A smartphone running on Android Lollipop is not acceptable in 2017.

The Galaxy J3 Pro rocks a 8 megapixel primary rear camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture for clicking selfies and making video calls. The smartphone is 7.9mm thick and weighs 138 grams. It supports Dual SIM, comes with a 3.5mm audio jack and FM Radio. The back cover of the device has a metal-like finish although it is made up of polycarbonate material. It also has Ultra Data Saving (UDS) mode along with S bike mode like most other budget Galaxy smartphones.

The Galaxy J3 Pro includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, USB OTG, NFC and GPS as connectivity options. The smartphone packs in a 2600mAh battery (removable) under the hood.

The Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro is available in White, Black and Gold color variants. It has been priced at Rs. 8,490 in India and is exclusively available on Paytm.

Samsung India launches Galaxy J3 Pro with sAMOLED display for Rs. 8490

On this occasion, Sandeep Singh Arora, Vice President, Online Business, Samsung India, said:

“This is the first time Samsung is launching an online exclusive product, Galaxy J3 Pro, on Paytm Mall. Galaxy J3 Pro delivers powerful performance, outstanding display and also packs in consumer centric features developed at our R&D centers in India. This launch will give Paytm Mall consumers the opportunity to buy ‘Galaxy J Series’ which is the largest selling range in India.”

Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Founder and CEO, Paytm, said:

“The Galaxy J3 Pro is an innovative product with incredible technology that comes at the most affordable price in its category. Our partnership with Samsung will help us bring this superb smartphone to the masses.”

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