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Samsung Galaxy J1

Announced:
Jan 28, 2015
Market status:
Released

Samsung Galaxy J1

Announced: Jan 28, 2015
Market status: Released
  • Display 4.3" 480 x 800 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 2 MP front
  • Storage 4 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 1850 mAh(10h 3G talk time)
  • Fingerprint
  • Lightweight
  • Thin
  • LTE
  • Waterproof
  • NFC
  • Dual SIM

Display

Display size:

4.3 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

217 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

59.69 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

1280x720 (720p HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

5.08 x 2.69 x 0.35 inches (129 x 68.2 x 8.9 mm)

Weight:

4.30 oz (122 g)
the average is 5.9 oz (169 g)

Materials:

Main body: Plastic

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Colors:

Black, Blue, White

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

Dual-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7

GPU:

Mali-400

RAM:

0.5 GB

Internal storage:

4 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 128 GB

OS:

Android (4.4.4)

Battery

Capacity:

1850 mAh

Talk time (3G):

10.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1337 min)

Music playback:

40.00 hours

Video playback:

9.00 hours

Cellular

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS:

850, 900, 2100 MHz

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20

Data:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, UMTS

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Micro SIM

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Multimedia

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS, Recording option

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

This device is also known as Samsung SM-J100H, Samsung SM-J100VZ

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-J100VZ

for Verizon

Differences from the main variant:

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

8 GB

CDMA:

800, 1900 MHz

LTE (FDD):

Bands 4, 13

Other features:

TTY/TDD

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.08 W/kg

Body:

0.96 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.15 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.01 W/kg

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • Too little RAM
  • Low pixel density screen (217 ppi)

Description

The Samsung Galaxy J1 is an entry-level smartphone with a 4.3-inch WVGA (480 x 800) display, dual SIM capabilities, and Android 4.4 KitKat on board. It's got a 5 MP camera with LED flash on the back, and a 2 MP snapper on the front (this one's helped by a Palm Selfie function that detects movement and lets you take selfies using hand gestures). The new Galaxy offers 512 MB of RAM, 4 GB of internal memory, microSD card support, and a 1850 mAh removable battery that should be able to provide a talk time of up to 10 hours. Ultra Power Saving mode is also available.

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