Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) hits US market in Style

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US has started shipping the 2016 edition Galaxy J3. The smartphone is listed among popular carriers in the States. Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) sports 5-inch AMOLED display, quad core CPU, 1.5GB RAM, 4G LTE support, and runs on Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS which is quite surprising as Indian edition runs on Android Lollipop OS. The reliable price makes the gadget affordable for every class. samsung galaxy j3 2016

Samsung Galaxy J3 is not a high end gadget but packs decent features. It looks like a reliable gadget. If you are in India you can order the unit from Snapdeal for just INR 8990.

To jog your memories, the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) sports 5-inch display having a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. On the software front, the handset is running on Android v6.0 Marshmallow OS which will please  many out there is US who decided not to pick for its outdated OS. It measures 142.30 x 71.00 x 7.90 mm and weighs about 138 grams.

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Under the hood, the US edition gets a Samsung Exynos 3475 Chipset, powered by quad-core clocked at 1.3 GHz. Memory-wise, the unit is offered with 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB internal storage and microSD card for additional storage up to 128 GB.

In terms of imaging, the unit sports 5MP primary camera with LED flash for photos and videos. There is a 2MP front snapper for video chats and self portrait. In terms of connectivity, the handset supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, A-GPS/GLONASS, microUSB, etc. It is backed up by Li-Ion 2600mAh Removable battery.

The smartphone is available in three color options like White, Black and Gold. As per Verizon, the unit gets for just $109.99 with a prepaid plan. AT&T offer the unit for $169.99USD and $168USD at Big Red. The device is available on contract too with easy installment plans. The device will soon make its debut in Europe. We will keep you updated upon further updates so stay tuned.

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Priyanka contributes to the Computer and Gadgets section on Techcular.

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