• 5" (1280x720)
  • 2GB
    Exynos 7570 Quad SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2400 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy J3 (2017) (2017), Price: 119 USD at Amazon
Display5" 1280x720
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • Exynos 7570 Quad SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2400 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 142g (5oz), 143.2x70.3x8.2 mm (5.64 x 2.77 x 0.32 inches)
Price (Market)$119
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio68.5%
Sharpness (PPI)294 PPI
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor Pixel Size1.15 µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery Capacity (mAh)2400 mAh
Talk Time15 hours
Music Playback Time61 hours
Processor BrandSamsung
Processor NameExynos 7570 Quad
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.4 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.0
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Connector Features
SAR EU Head0.66 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.32 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Proximity

Galaxy J3 (2017) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) waterproof?

No. the Galaxy J3 (2017) has not been rated as water-proof as we do not find 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 (2017) Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2017) does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it may be different in Asian markets. We mainly track USA data.

Is the Galaxy J3 (2017) 4K?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2017) resolution of (1280x720) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is usually defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but it has a few more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy J3 (2017) capable of Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2017) is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy J3 (2017) work with 4G data?

Yes, the Galaxy J3 (2017) is a 4G smartphone that is rated 4G LTE cat4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy J3 (2017) a 5G device?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2017) is not a 5G NR smartphone.

Is the Galaxy J3 (2017) USB-C?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2017) is not a USB-C handset.

Does the Galaxy J3 (2017) have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy J3 (2017)'s battery cannot be removed.

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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