Earlier, we exclusively reported about Samsung launching the low-end Galaxy J1 (2016) smartphone in Dubai at $136. Today, yet another smartphone in the next-gen Galaxy J lineup with model number SM-J510X has popped up on GFXBench listing revealing most of the specifications. The smartphone which is listed is supposed to be the Samsung Galaxy J5 (2016) and will be the successor of the Galaxy J5 that launched last year.
As per the listing, the Galaxy J5 (2016) will sport a slightly larger 5.2-inch (1280×720 pixels) HD display when compared to 5-inch display seen on the Galaxy J5. It will come powered by Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor clocked at 1.2GHz coupled with Adreno 306 GPU and 2GB of RAM. It has 16GB of built-in storage and also supports microSD card slot for further expansion. There is no information about the battery capacity of the device and it is expected to run on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.
On the camera part, the device will sport a 13MP main camera with autofocus, LED flash and a 5MP front shooter for video calling and selfie images. The camera of the device will also support 1080p video recording at 30fps. It supports dual sim dual standby and comes with standard connectivity options like Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS and microUSB 2.0 port. Although the company officially confirms nothing, we can expect the company to launch the device in coming months. Stay tuned for more updates about the Galaxy J5 (2016) in coming days!
A quick recall, Samsung has today officially announced a new tablet called as Samsung Galaxy Tab E 8.0 in Taiwan priced at TWD 8,990 (approx $268/Rs.18,000). The tablet supports voice calling and comes with 4G-LTE connectivity and runs on Android 5.0.1 Lollipop out of the box. The device features 8-inch WXGA display, Snapdragon 410 SoC, 1.5GB RAM, 16GB built-in storage, 5MP primary camera, 2MP front snapper, 5000mAh battery and also comes with pre-installed Microsoft Office apps, LiTV and Kids Time Plus app.