• 5" (1280x720) Super AMOLED
  • 1.5GB
    Spreadtrum SC9830Exynos 3475 Quad - J320A SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 8-MP, f/2.2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) phone has a 5-inch (1280x720) Super AMOLED screen, a 8MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a Spreadtrum SC9830Exynos 3475 Quad - J320A with 1.5 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy J3 (2016) (2015), Price: 175 USD at Amazon
Display5" 1280x720 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 8-MP f/2.2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
Computing
  • Spreadtrum SC9830Exynos 3475 Quad - J320A SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 138g (4.9oz), 142.3x71x7.9 mm (5.60 x 2.80 x 0.31 inches)
Price (Market)$175
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio68.2%
Resolution1280x720
Sharpness (PPI)294 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel8-MP
Aperturef/2.2
Sensor Pixel Size1.4 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 720p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
Talk Time22 hours
Music Playback Time77 hours
Computing
Processor NameSpreadtrum SC9830Exynos 3475 Quad - J320A
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.5 or 1.3 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
SAR US Head1.17 W/Kg
SAR US Body1.12 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.48 W/Kg
SAR EU Body0.42 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity

Galaxy J3 (2016) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) waterproof?

No. the Galaxy J3 (2016) has not been rated as water-proof as we do not have an IP-Rating. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Galaxy J3 (2016) Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2016) does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it may be different in Abroad. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy J3 (2016) 4K?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2016) resolution of (1280x720) is not defined as 4K. 4K is usually defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but it has more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy J3 (2016) compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2016) is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy J3 (2016) 4G-compatible?

Yes, the Galaxy J3 (2016) is a 4G-LTE handset that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy J3 (2016) 5G?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2016) does not work on 5G networks.

Does the Galaxy J3 (2016) have a USB-C connector?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2016) does not have a USB-C port.

If the battery of the Galaxy J3 (2016) removable?

Yes, the Galaxy J3 (2016) has a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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