Samsung Galaxy J1 4G is one of the first attempts by Samsung to change their product lineup to a more streamlined catalog. It is an entry level phone which comes with 4G connectivity providing adequate user experience at an affordable price point. The phone has been available in some markets for quite some time now but Zong has partnered with Samsung to introduce the smartphone in Pakistan.
The phone is available from Zong and Samsung outlets at competitive rates with six different bundle offers. These include 1GB of data for Rs. 250 to 30GB of data for Rs.3500. If you buy a Galaxy J1, the phone also comes with 2000 free minutes and 2000 free SMS every month for six months.
Galaxy J1 is 4.3” smartphone with a TFT touchscreen display. The phone comes in an all plastic build. Under the hood, it has 768MB of RAM coupled with a quad core 64-bit processor. This is mentioned so that users do not confuse this phone with the 3G version which comes with slightly downgraded specs. A full view of the specs is given below:
Samsung Galaxy J1 4G Specifications:
- CPU: Quad-core, Cortex A53 cores 4 clocked at 1.2 GHz
- GPU: TBA
- Chipset: Marvell PXA1908
- OS: Android 4.4 Kitkat
- Supported Networks: 2G, 3G, 4G LTE (Cat 4)
- Dimensions: 129 x 68.2 x 8.9 mm
- Weight: 122g
- Display: 4.3” with 800×480 resolution (217 ppi)
- RAM: 768 MB RAM
- Internal: 4 GB
- Card slot: expandable by 64 GB via microSD
- Primary: 5MP with 1080p video, HDR, LED Flash
- Secondary: 2MP
- Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/GLONASS, FM Radio with RDS
- Battery: 1,850 mAh
- Colours: White, Blue
- Price: Rs. 16,500
The phone costs Rs. 16,500 and comes in Blue and White color variants according to the information provided by Zong. Zong also offers its customers discounts if they buy the phone and recharge from any Zong Customer Service Centre, though no details have been provided about these “amazing discounts”.