• 5" (1280x720)
  • 1.5GB
    MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 - Sprint MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 - BoostMobile SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 5-MP, f/1.9 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh
Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy J3 Emerge (2017), Price: 180 USD at Amazon
Display5" 1280x720
Rear Camera(s)
  • 5-MP f/1.9 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 2-MP
Computing
  • MSM8937 Snapdragon 430 - Sprint MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 - BoostMobile SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 147g (5.2oz), 140.9x70.1x8.7 mm (5.55 x 2.76 x 0.34 inches)
Price (Market)$180
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Display
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio69.8%
Resolution1280x720
Sharpness (PPI)294 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel5-MP
Aperturef/1.9
Sensor Pixel Size µm
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
Talk Time23 hours
Music Playback Time71 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8937 Snapdragon 430 - Sprint MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 - BoostMobile
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.4 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
Connector TypeMicro USB
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeMicro SIM
Multimedia
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Galaxy J3 Emerge Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge waterproof?

No. Our data indicates that the Galaxy J3 Emerge is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating certification. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Galaxy J3 Emerge Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy J3 Emerge does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things could be different in Asia. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy J3 Emerge 4K?

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

Is the Galaxy J3 Emerge compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy J3 Emerge is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy J3 Emerge 4G?

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

Is the Galaxy J3 Emerge 5G?

No, the Galaxy J3 Emerge is not a 5G NR smartphone.

Does the Galaxy J3 Emerge have a USB-C connector?

No, the Galaxy J3 Emerge is not a USB-C phone.

Does the Galaxy J3 Emerge have a removable battery?

Yes, the Galaxy J3 Emerge has a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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