• 5" (960x540) Super AMOLED
  • 1.5GB
    Snapdragon 425 SoC
    16GB Storage
  • 8-MP Rear: 1 Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) phone has a 5-inch (960x540) Super AMOLED screen, a 8MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 425 with 1.5 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy J2 (2018)
Display5" 960x540 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 8-MP (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 425 SoC
  • 1.5GB RAM
  • 16GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 153g (5.4oz), 72.3x143.8x8.4 mm (2.85 x 5.66 x 0.33 inches)
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5"
Display/Body Ratio66.3%
Resolution960x540
Sharpness (PPI)220 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel8-MP
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
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Removable
Talk Time18 hours
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 425
Processor ModelMSM8917
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.4 GHz
RAM Options1.5GB
Internal Storage Options16GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1.1
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT4 150 Mbps
LTE Bands38,40
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 Head1.06 W/Kg
SAR US Body0.58 W/Kg
SAR EU Head0.513 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.2 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
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MPEG-4
  • MP4
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou

Galaxy J2 (2018) Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) waterproof?

No. the Galaxy J2 (2018) has not been rated as water-tight as we do not see an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy J2 (2018) Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Galaxy J2 (2018) is known to have two-SIM version(s), however this could change with the phone carrier.

Is the Galaxy J2 (2018) 4K?

No, the Galaxy J2 (2018) 960x540 display resolution is not 4K. 4K is normally defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but there are other variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy J2 (2018) feature Wireless Charging?

No, Galaxy J2 (2018) does not have Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy J2 (2018) 4G?

Yes, the Galaxy J2 (2018) is a 4G smartphone that is rated 4G LTE CAT4 (150 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy J2 (2018) 5G?

No, the Galaxy J2 (2018) does not work on 5G NR networks.

Does the Galaxy J2 (2018) have a USB-C connector?

No, the Galaxy J2 (2018) does not have a USB Type C port.

If the battery of the Galaxy J2 (2018) removable?

Yes, the Galaxy J2 (2018) has a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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