Samsung has recently trademarked its two next releases, one among them is Galaxy J3 Star. The Korean manufacturer is planning to launch the J3 model under different variants. As the J3 model released in previous year belongs to entry-level segment, the advanced Star version will also be priced similar but with enhanced features. The J3 Star is expected to host latest upgraded features when it comes to OS, processor, cameras, etc. About the design, it is going to be compact, similar to its predecessor. It may also feature the S Bike mode for tension free ride on the road which was found in the original version. The device will be available in limited color options like Black and White. The launch date of the smartphone is not yet confirmed, though we expect it to be around April 2018.
The Galaxy J3 Star is expected to follow the footsteps of its predecessor in terms of design. It will be a small, slim device which will be curved on edges. The phone will host leather-like plastic rear panel along with brushed metal frame which makes it easy to hold. The device would feature 5.5-inches Full HD display which is legitimate in the sunlight too. The display would be a treat while watching videos as it gives enhanced visual experience along with different viewing angles. The phone doesn’t feature Gorilla glass.
On the rear side, we can find a primary camera with LED flash. There is no confirmation on the presence of fingerprint scanner in this advanced version of Galaxy J3. On the front side we can find secondary cameras and speaker. The home button is mounted below the screen along with navigation buttons on both the sides. The phone would flaunt pretty cool looks at this price range.
When it comes to the performance, the Korean company has never compromised on it irrespective of the price range. It has always provided the best of the hardware which makes their smartphones stand a step ahead in the competition. The Samsung Galaxy J3 Star is expected to be loaded with an octa-core processor Cortex A7 chipset. It will have a Mali-400 GPU. The processor is backed by a RAM of 2GB capacity which would enable smooth performance on multitasking. The predecessor runs on the current outdated Android version but the successor would host either of the last two latest versions of Android, i.e., 7.0 or 8.0 OS.
The J3 Star would offer dual SIM option which can provide internet connectivity upto 4G along with VoLTE. The internal memory feature is not compromised again and will be 16/32GB with the option to expand up to 128GB. The J3 Star is packed with superior features to offer the ‘Star’ feel to the users.
The upcoming Samsung Star segment device will offer 12MP of the rear camera along with LED flash that can click good pictures. The camera will host features like HDR, Panorama, Autofocus, Face detection, etc. The selfie shooter is expected to be of 8MP which can click amazing selfies and can be used for video calling also. The front and rear cameras can be used for video recording at a speed of 30fps at 1080 pixel quality.
The device will support and play various audio and video files though the formats are not yet known. It will come with FM Radio and 3.5mm audio jack.
The battery has been a preferred option especially in the entry-level segment to the users. Keeping this in mind, Samsung may provide battery backup that could last for a day on moderate usage. The battery type and capacity are not yet confirmed. The predecessor did not have turbocharging feature but being an enhanced version, we expect that this will be available in the Galaxy J3 Star
The Galaxy J3 Star will provide internet connectivity of 2G, 3G and 4G accompanied with VoLTE. When it comes to wireless connectivity, the phone will provide Bluetooth 4.2v, Wifi, Hotspot, Wifi Direct, GPS, etc. along with wired connectivity with micro USB v2.0
The phone will be packed with various sensors like accelerometer, proximity, and ambient light.
The upcoming J3 Star will surely bring star-rating in the galaxy of Samsung. The device is expected to feature best specifications in the given price range.WHAT WE LIKED