Samsung Galaxy J3 Specs, FAQs, Pros and Cons, User Queries and Answers

Samsung recently launched the Galaxy J3 in India tagged as #TapKickVroom, which is a special device for the bikers with a Bike Mode that enables disturbance-free riding to avoid accidents on roads. J3 is targeting the low budget people for an affordable price of Rs. 8,990. Due to the low pricing, it is quite affordable for every biker to carry it on their journey to assist them with the functions like Advanced GPS. The device will send auto texts to callers and ask them to call back later. This let the bikers concentrate on their ride without having worries about answering the call. Here we are listing the Samsung Galaxy J3 Specs, FAQs, Pros and Cons, User Queries and Answers. Check it out to get more details regarding the phone.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Pros

  • Good Visibility on the Display even in Outdoor
  • Micro SD card slot is back
  • Bike Mode
  • Nice design

Samsung Galaxy J3 Cons

  • Gaming performance is not that much good

Samsung Galaxy J3 Specs

Specs Samsung Galaxy J3
Display 5 inch Super AMOLED
Screen Resolution 1280 x 720
Operating System Android Lollipop 5.1
Processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
Chipset Speardtrum SC7731
Expandable Storage Yes, upto 128 GB via microSD
Primary Camera 8.0 MP with LED flash
Video recording 720p at 30fps
Secondary Camera 5.0 MP
Battery 2600 mAh
Fingerprint Sensor No
Connectivity 4G
SIM card type Dual SIM
Waterproof No
Weight 138 gms

Samsung Galaxy J3 User Questions and Answers

Here we are listing some of the most asked questions by our visitors about Samsung galaxy J3. Check it out as it covers almost all questions and doubts users have about the Samsung galaxy j3. We are also listing the answers for each one of those questions.

How’s the design of the Galaxy J3?

The Samsung galaxy J3 has a plastic build with chrome finish edges and a faux leather removable back. The device really fits in hand without making any discomfort or irritations. The sizing is also good, and it is a good holdable device on the hand. Build quality also looks good, and we can’t find even any minute problems in the design and body of J3.

Does the Samsung Galaxy J3 Have Dual SIM Slots?

Yes. J3 is coming with dual sim slots.

Is  it support micro SD card?

Yes. J3 supports micro SD expansion upto 128GB.

How is the Samsung Galaxy J3 Display?

The Samsung galaxy J3 has a 5.0 inch 720 x 1280 pixels display with a good quality. The display outputs clear visuals even on the extreme sunlight. This sounds like a good feature of the J3 as it doesn’t create visibility problems even in outdoor.

Does Samsung galaxy J3 has a Gorilla glass protection on the screen?

Unfortunately, there is no protection on the screen on the galaxy J3. As it is a dedicated device for bikers and adventurous people, users expected some protection to screen to make it little safer in their adventurous journeys. But, Samsung not included any type of protection to the screen that made a lot of disappointment from the users.

Does Samsung Galaxy J3 Support Adaptive Brightness?

No. Samsung galaxy J3 doesn’t support Adaptive brightness.

Does the Samsung Galaxy J3 have LED notification light?

No. The smartphone does not have LED notification light.

Does it support USB OTG?

Yes, it supports USB OTG feature.

In which OS version the Samsung galaxy J3 running?

The device is running on the TouchWiz UI based on Android Lollipop 5.1.1 which is custom made by the Samsung to well integrate the hardware with the OS.

How good is the Camera of the Galaxy J3?

Samsung galaxy J3 has an 8.0MP camera on the rear which opposes the 5.0MP selfie camera on the front. Both the cameras output good quality images and the details of the images looks good even on zooming. In both indoor lighting and outdoor lighting, the device camera performs well.

Is it possible Play Full HD 1080p Videos on J3?

Yes, it is possible to play Full HD videos on J3.

What about slow motion video recording?

No. It can’t record slow motion videos.

Is there is any fingerprint sensors?

There are no fingerprint sensors on the Galaxy J3.

How much RAM is available for the users?

Out of 1.5GB RAM, only 570MB RAM will be available for the user. This value is what showed up on the first boot of the device.

How Much Free Internal Storage is Available to User?

The device has a total of 8GB Internal storage. Even though, only about 4.21GB is available for the users. The rest of them consumed by the OS and other functions of the device.

What Color Variants Available for Samsung Galaxy J3?

The device is available in Black, Gold, and White color variants.

What are the sensors available on the device?

There are Proximity sensor and Accelerometer.

Does the device has Heating Issues?

The galaxy J3 has no heating issues. It heats a little, while extreme gaming and surfing on 4G. That’s not that much heat than the normal devices.

How’s the Gaming performance of the Samsung Galaxy J3?

The device is not made for gaming purposes. So, the games will perform good but not that much as a good gaming device. We didn’t recommend this to the gamers and those who are a lot in browsing the internet in 4G network. The device battery will drain a slight speedy in this kind of situations. So, go for another device if you are looking for a good gaming smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Competitors

Samsung Galaxy J3 has the main competition from the family itself. The Galaxy A5 and the Galaxy A3 are the main competitors of the device in the market. There are also some competitors outside the family including LG G Stylo.

Is it Really Worthy to Buy?

Samsung Galaxy J3 is a good device to afford if you want an average device, especially if you are a biker. The Bike mode feature introduced in the J3 is an appreciable feature that helps to prevent road accidents when answering calls while riding. It offers some good specs inside for an average pricing. So, you may give it a try.

Muhammed Swalih is a Blogger by profession who also has a great taste in Web Development, SEO, Graphic Designing, etc.

  1. Reply
    margaret neill Mar 13, 2017 at 7:32 am

    What does the flashing phone symbol mean; I can’t send messages or use the phone

  2. Reply
    wilkinss77 Sep 8, 2016 at 6:35 am

    It’s not true that the screen has no protection- I emailed Samsung UK & asked them, & they told me the J3 has Ahasi Dragontrail Glass, which is a toughened glass like Gorilla Glass.

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