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Samsung Strengthens 4G Leadership with Galaxy J2 Ace, Galaxy J1 4G
Samsung India, the country’s biggest smartphone maker, has launched two new smartphones to strengthen its leadership in the 4G market. Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G will also boost Samsung’s J Series portfolio, the best-selling smartphone series in the affordable segment.
Galaxy J2 Ace will be Samsung’s most affordable smartphone with a front camera flash feature, while Galaxy J1 4G will be the most affordable smartphone with a Super AMOLED display.
Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G offer the best of 4G, including HD voice calling with the Voice over LTE feature. Galaxy J2 Ace features a larger 5” screen, while Galaxy J1 4G sports a 4.5” Super AMOLED display that enables richer colors and deeper contrasts to bring all content to life and deliver a great viewing experience.
Galaxy J2 Ace, priced at INR 8,490, is being sold in gold, black and silver colors. Galaxy J1 4G is priced at INR 6,890 and is currently available across channels in gold, black, and white.
With these launches, Samsung will offer consumers four 4G Android models below INR 10,000 along with the existing Galaxy J2 and J2 2016.
Galaxy J2 Ace sports 8MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera with selfie flash, ensuring great low light photographs. The Galaxy J1 4G sports a 5MP rear and 2MP front camera, along with advanced camera modes, including Beauty Face that allow users to enhance images automatically.
Advanced Performance, Superior Design
Galaxy J2 Ace is powered by a 1.4 GHz Quad Core processor and has 1.5 GB RAM, which is complemented with Turbo Speed Technology to enable consumers to make the most of their 4G experience. It also has a unique pattern back panel that is anti-scratch and ergonomic. Galaxy J1 4G allows users to multi-task with ease with its 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor and 1GB RAM. It features a redesigned front window and a faux leather back cover finish for further visual appeal.
‘Make for India’ features
The Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G come pre-installed with Samsung’s unique “Make for India” features that have made the J series a household name in the country. Both smartphones come with the Ultra Data Saving (UDS) Mode, which provides up to 50% mobile data savings with data compression.
The widely popular S bike mode that lets consumers ‘ride tension free’ is another cool feature that comes pre-installed with the Galaxy J2 Ace and Galaxy J1 4G.
The two smartphones also feature the S Power Planning, which is a smart battery management system that empowers users to stay connected at all times.
The Galaxy J2 Ace is also equipped with the Turbo Speed Technology that optimizes the device RAM, allowing it to open apps up to 40% faster than devices with double the RAM. This ensures that consumers can use multiple apps on 4G without having to worry about device performance. It also features ‘S Secure’ that ensures the safest browsing experience and provides privacy features to keep personal information protected.
|Specification||Samsung Galaxy J1 4G||Samsung Galaxy J2 Ace|
|Display||4.5” WVGA Super AMOLED||5” qHD PLS TFT|
|OS||Android 5.1||Android 6.0|
|Network||4G LTE Cat 4 + VoLTE HD ‘voice’ calling||4G LTE Cat 4 + VoLTE HD ‘voice’ calling|
|Processor||1.3 GHz Quad Core||1.4 GHz Quad Core|
|Camera||5MP, f/2.2 lens with Flash + 2MP, f/2.2 lens||8MP, f/2.2 lens with Flash, 5 MP, f/2.2 lens with front flash|
|Storage||8 GB Internal Memory||8 GB Internal Memory|
|micro SD slot (up to 128 GB)||micro SD slot (up to 256 GB)|
|RAM||1GB RAM||1.5 GB RAM|
|Battery||2050 mAh||2600 mAh|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Proximity||Accelerometer, Proximity|
|Connectivity||BT 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, USB 2.0, GPS, GLONASS||BT 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, USB 2.0, GPS, GLONASS|
|Price||INR 6,890||INR 8,490|
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