• 5" (960x540)
  • 1.5GB
    MT6737T SoC
    8GB Storage
  • 8-MP, f/2.2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy J2 Prime (2016)
Display5" 960x540 No
Rear Camera(s)
  • 8-MP f/2.2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP f/2.2
Computing
  • MT6737T SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 8GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 160g (5.6oz), 72.1x144.8x8.9 mm (2.84 x 5.70 x 0.35 inches)
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Display
TypeNo
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio66.0%
Resolution960x540
Sharpness (PPI)220 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel8-MP
Aperturef/2.2
Sensor Pixel Size1.4 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
Video Resolutions
  • 720p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
Talk Time12 hours
Computing
Processor BrandMediaTek
Processor NameMT6737T
Processor ModelMT6737T
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.4 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options8GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • DIP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • HSP
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PAN
  • PBAP/PAB
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
SAR US Head0.45 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.03 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Sim Card 1
NameSIM1
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MPEG-4
  • MP4
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS

Galaxy J2 Prime Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime waterproof?

No. Our data indicates that the Galaxy J2 Prime is NOT water-proof an has no IP-Rating rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Galaxy J2 Prime Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Galaxy J2 Prime may have two-SIM version(s), but this may vary depending on the wireless carrier.

Is the Galaxy J2 Prime 4K?

No, the Galaxy J2 Prime 960x540 resolution is not 4K. 4K is often defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but there are more variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy J2 Prime support Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy J2 Prime is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy J2 Prime support 4G data?

Yes, the Galaxy J2 Prime is a 4G smartphone that is rated 4G LTE CAT4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy J2 Prime a 5G device?

No, the Galaxy J2 Prime does not work on 5G networks.

Is the Galaxy J2 Prime USB-C?

No, the Galaxy J2 Prime does not have a USB-C connector.

Does the Galaxy J2 Prime have a removable battery?

Yes, the Galaxy J2 Prime has a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

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