Samsung Galaxy J1 launching in India tomorrow via Amazon India, priced at Rs 7,190
Samsung unveiled the affordable Galaxy J1 last month. The South Korean company is now all set to launch the smartphone in India tomorrow. It will go on sale via Amazon India, priced at Rs 7,190.
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Amazon India announced the impending launch on its Twitter page. In addition to revealing the price, the ecommerce site has also promised a bunch of launch day offers for buyers.
As far as specifications are concerned, the Galaxy J1 sports a 4.3-inch WVGA (800×480 pixels) display, and is powered by a 1.2GHz Cortex-A7 dual-core processor paired with 512MB of RAM. Also included is 4GB internal storage that can be further expanded up to 64GB using a microSD card.
The smartphone also features a 5-megapixel rear camera, 2-megapixel front-facing camera, 1,850mAh battery, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, 3G support, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. On the software front, it runs on Android 4.4 KitKat.
The Galaxy J1 is yet another example of failings of Samsung in the Indian smartphone market. The smartphone will face tough competition from the likes of the Xiaomi Redmi 1S, Huawei Honor Holly and the Lenovo A6000, which not only feature better specifications, but also have a smaller price tag.