Samsung which had announced their latest device the J1 in India few weeks back will be made available for sale on Amazon India website which will be made available with some exiting offers as well, details of which will be clear when the sale starts on Feb 11th. The device has a tagline “Samsung J1 – Just the 1”.
The Samsung J1 comes with a 4.3-inch (800 x 480 Pixels) display which is powered by 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and is supported by 512MB RAM and comes with 4GB internal memory which can be expandable up to 64GB with microSD card support. The device runs on Android 4.4 (KitKat) OS. It has a 5MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash and a 2MP front-facing camera. It supports Dual SIM facility.
Samsung J1 is 8.9mm thick and weighs 122 grams which is pretty sleek. The common features like 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio with RDS, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS are all made available in the device. The Samsung J1 is further powered by 1850mAh battery with ultra power saving mode which is seen in Galaxy S5 which stops all functions of the device and all background apps to help save battery. Only selected apps work which you have to select this is a great option which should be needed and helps in saving battery life.
Samsung has to improve in the pricing aspect, at the same price range there are a lot better devices from other companies but Samsung is still pricing their devices on a higher range compared to the competition. The device can be purchased through Amazon india from Feb 11th 2015. There are other devices like the Micromax Yu Yureka which is priced around the same price with a lot better features and also the devices like Asus Zenfone, Xiaomi Redmi 1s and Xiaomi Redmi Note which are also similarly priced but with lot better features.