Samsung still trying to balance their production of high-priced Android phones with the low-priced in a bid to make their products affordable for everybody, the smartphone Giant has decided to introduce yet another low-cost Android phone into the smartphone market called The Galaxy Grand Prime Plus or Galaxy J2 Prime.
This time, the company went back to use the Mediatek processor for the new Galaxy Grand Prime Plus ( J2 Prime )
Galaxy J2 Prime Plus is a 5.0-inch QHD display smartphone with 540 x 960-pixel resolution.
The device has a Plastic body design and it is available in four color variants such as Black. Pink. Grey and Blue.
The new device runs on Android 6 Marshmallow out from the box. Which is appreciable. Samsung might even roll out an Android Nougat upgrade for the phone later.
As stated above, the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Plus is powered Mediatek MT6737T Quad-core 1.4 GHz processor supported with 1.5GB of ram alongside 8GB of internal storage(Don’t get pissed off) though some variants may have 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB or 32 GB of internal memory. It also comes with an expandable external memory of up to 256 GB via MicroSD card to compensate.
Now let’s talk about the camera because that is the most interesting feature that gets people cracked up when a new smartphone is released.
Camera wise, the Galaxy J2 Prime sports an 8-megapixel primary camera otherwise known as the rare camera with led flashlight while another 5-megapixel camera lies right in front of the device, on the battery side it comes with a 2,600 mAh battery with USB 2.0.
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Plus ( J2 Prime ) Full Specs and Price
- GSM: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 4G: LTE 1(2100) / 3(1800) / 5(850) / 7(2600) / 8(900) / 20(800)
- SIM Type: Single Micro-SIM or Dual Micro-SIM
- OS: Android 6 Marshmallow + Grace UI
- Dimensions: 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.9 mm
- Weight: 160 g
- Display: 5.0 inches, qHD 540 x 960 (220PPI), TFT LCD display
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity
- Build: Plastic
- Colours: Black. Pink. Grey. Blue.
- Processor Type: Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
- Processor Name: Mediatek MT6737T
- Graphics Processor: Mali-T720MP2
- RAM: 1.5 GB
- Internal Storage: 8 GB (3.4 GB available)
- External Storage: MicroSD card up to 256 GB
- Rear: 8 MP with LED flash
- Video recording: HD (1280 x 720) @ 30fps
- Front-facing: 5 MP
- Music Support: mp3, aac, aac+, eaac+, amr
- Loudspeaker: Mono
- Video Support: mpeg4, h.263, h.264
- FM Radio: Yes
- Bluetooth: v4.2
- WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- GPS: Yes
- USB: microUSB 2.0
- Charging: Regular
- Battery: Removable Li-ion 2600 mAh
- Announcement: October 2016
- Availability: October 2016
- Nigeria: ₦53,550
- India: Rs. 15,999
- United States: USD $153