Announced in February 2016, the Smartphone Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini was launched in March 2016. Samsung entered into the Android phone market in 2009 and launched the first tablet in 2010. This phone is also capturing the Android user’s segment with its previous version as Samsung Galaxy J1.
The body dimension is around 4.98*2.48*0.43 inches with a body weight of 123 grams. The model of this phone comes with various colours like the gold, black and white and the form factor as the candybar. The size of the TFT capacitive multi-touch screen is about 4 inches which contain 256K colors. The resolution of the screen is 480*800 pixels which is equivalent to 233 ppi pixel density.
The operating system of the phone is Android version 5.1 (Lollipop). The phone contains a quad-core processor of 1.2 GHz of Cortex A-7. With the chipset of Spreadtrum SC9830 and GPU of Mali 400 MP2, the performance of the phone is quite good. The internal memory of the phone is 8GB with 768 MB RAM of Galaxy J1 Mini. The expandable storage is up to 128 GB. The internet browsing is available with the Android Webkit.
Some additional features like the gyroscope, magnetometer, accelerometer and the proximity sensors are present in the phone. The messaging features include SMS (with threaded view options), MMS, Email, Instant messaging, push mail, etc. Some of the business productivity or the personal features include clock, alarm, phonebook, calculator, calendar, document viewer, etc. It provides the support for the multimedia games also.
The 5 megapixel of primary camera and 0.3 megapixel of a secondary camera is available on this phone. It comes with the LED flash and the zoom features. The rear camera is CMOS sensor, and the front camera is of VGA type. The video recording performances of the camera are also worth mentionable.
The music player of the phone possesses features like the WAV/FLAC player/eAAC/MP3. The video player features own MP4/H.264 player. It contains FM radio and an excellent loudspeaker. It possesses 64 polyphonic ringtones with WAV/AMR/MIDIMP3.
The removable battery of this phone is of Li-ion 1500 mAh which claims to provide 3G talk time of 8 hours, browsing for around 7 hours with an audio playback capacity of 29 hours.
The WiFi connectivity supports 802.11 b/g/n and the phone also supports GPS, GLONASS, and Bluetooth. The Bluetooth version is of 4.00. It has a headphone jack of 3.5mm. Both the type of network GSM and WCDMA is available on this phone. The 2G network supports GSM 850,900, 1800, 1900 MHz and the 3G network supports WCDMA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz.The micro USB port is of v2.0. It is a dual SIM phone with Micro SIMs in both the slot. The type of the SIM is 3G GSM in nature.
There are many things which you will like about this phone and there are also few things which you will not like. Let us go through the pros and cons of the phone.WHAT WE LIKED