• 5" (1280x720) IPS LCD
  • 1.5GB
    MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/2.2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2500 mAh
  • 5" (1280x720) Super AMOLED
  • 1.5GB
    Spreadtrum SC9830Exynos 3475 Quad - J320A SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 8-MP, f/2.2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh

Specifications Highlights
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
ProductK8 (2017) (2016)Galaxy J3 (2016) (2015), Price: 179 USD at Amazon
Display5" 1280x720 IPS LCD 5" 1280x720 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/2.2 (Primary)
  • 8-MP f/2.2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • 5-MP
Computing
  • MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (32GB max.)
  • Spreadtrum SC9830Exynos 3475 Quad - J320A SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2500 mAh2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 144g (5.1oz), 144.5x72.1x8 mm (5.69 x 2.84 x 0.31 inches)IP Rating, 138g (4.9oz), 142.3x71x7.9 mm (5.60 x 2.80 x 0.31 inches)
Price (Market)$179
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Display
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
TypeIPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5"5"
Display/Body Ratio66.2%68.2%
Resolution1280x7201280x720
Sharpness (PPI)294 PPI294 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
Megapixel13-MP8-MP
Aperturef/2.2f/2.2
Sensor SizeSmallSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 720p/30fps
Battery
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
Battery TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2500 mAh2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
  • Removable
Talk Time22 hours
Music Playback Time77 hours
Computing
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8917 Snapdragon 425Spreadtrum SC9830Exynos 3475 Quad - J320A
Processor # Cores44
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.4 GHz1.5 or 1.3 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB1.5GB
Internal Storage Options16GB16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size32GB256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.0Android 5.1.1
Communications
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 MbpsLTE CAT4 150 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2Bluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USBMicro USB
Connector Features
  • USB OTG
  • 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
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIMMicro SIM
Multimedia
Product NameK8 (2017)Galaxy J3 (2016)
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • FM Radio
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • MP4
  • H.264
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Proximity

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