Besides the formal introduction of the all-new Galaxy J and A series models in India, the Korean smartphone making company, Samsung has quietly unveiled the Samsung Galaxy J4. Galaxy J4 is considered as the newest affordable handset offered by Samsung. With its recent launch, Galaxy J4 already got listed on Pakistan’s Samsung site. Hence, a Ukrainian retailer already demands and also set for pre-orders for this smartphone.
The Korean smartphone makers have introduced the Samsung Galaxy J4 in India with two variants options, 2GB of RAM with an inbuilt storage facility of 16GM and 3GB of RAM with 32GB inbuilt storage option. Notably, Samsung Galaxy J4 will not be offered with an Infinity display panel, which is equipped with the recently launched Samsung Galaxy J8 and Galaxy J6 as well. However, Galaxy J4 is featured with a Super AMOLED display, 8.0 Android Oreo and LED selfie to flash.
One of the extraordinary features of this recently launched Galaxy J4 is its rear LED selfie flash as Samsung always has the habit of encouraging its users with perfect selfie clicking facility. Galaxy J4 comes with 5.5-inch (83.4 cm) touchscreen HD display, Capacitive touchscreen along with 720 x 1280 pixels resolution and multi-touch screen. Under its hood, Galaxy J4 is powered by Quad 7570 Exynos chipset, 1.4 GHz Quad-core processor and Mali-T720 MP1 GPU option. This smart device is designed with removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery support, proximity sensor, and accelerometer sensor as well.
Other features of Samsung Galaxy J4 consist of 4.2 Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, 2.0 micro USB, FM radio, 4G VoLTE, and GPS support. Galaxy J4 has an option for Dual-SIM slot (micro-SIM and dual stand-by) and was built on plastic body to make the weight of this smartphone lightweight, easy to carry and handy as well. Galaxy J4 weights 175g and measures 151.7 x 77.2 x 8.1 mm. This smart device also has microSD card slot, which is expandable up to 256GB. Galaxy J4 is equipped with 3.5mm jack, loudspeaker option and alert types are MP3, Vibration, and WAV ringtones.
Considering its camera option, Samsung Galaxy J4 is featured with 5MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture and 13MP rear camera with f/1.9 aperture as well as LED flash support both front and back. Additional features of Galaxy J4 consist of dual apps support and Samsung Mail. Multi-touch Screen of this 5.5-inch HD display screen is protected by scratch resistance durable glass. However, Galaxy J4 lacks fingerprint sensor, which is not up to the present market standard. But its other features have the potential to seek attraction of customers looking for budget-friendly smartphones. This smartphone also supports (HDR) high dynamic range and Face Detection imaging.
Prices of Samsung Galaxy J4 are expected to start at Rs. 9,990 for 2GB RAM and Rs. 11,990 for 3GM RAM and that also for offline retailers. Therefore, considering its minimum pricing, Galaxy J4 is a budget-friendly smartphone, unlike other smartphones offered by the Korean company. Available color options are Orchid Gray, gold, and black. Therefore, with its unique and updated features, Samsung Galaxy J4 is expected to compete with Readme 1, Xiomi Redmi Note 5, OnePlus 6, Xiaomi Mi A series and other currently launched smartphones featured an 18:9 display as well.
-By Chandrani Sarkar (Sr. Content Developer and Research Analyst @Travarsa)