Recently, SM Appliance FB Page announced that the more affordable 2016 edition of the Samsung Galaxy J5 is now in the Philippines. This phone boast several improvements over its predecessor that appears to have better value than before.
|Samsung Galaxy J5 2016|
It features a just right size of 5.2 inch in HD Super AMOLED screen at 282 ppi, runs with 1.2 GHz 64 Bit Snapdragon 410 quad core processor paired with Adreno 306 GPU, 2 GB RAM, 16 GB expandable ROM and large 3,100 mAh of battery capacity.
What's interesting here is it has a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP selfie camera that both has a high f/1.9 aperture and LED flash. You'll also get LTE connectivity, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC and dual SIM slots here. Lastly, the J5 2016 loads with Android 5.1 Lollipop w/ TouchWiz UI on top.
Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 Specs
Display: 5.2 Inch HD Super AMOLED 1280 x 720 resolution at 282 ppi
CPU: 1.2 GHz 64 Bit Snapdragon 410 quad core processor
GPU: Adreno 306
RAM: 2 GB
ROM: 16 GB expandable via micro SD card slot up to 128 GB
Back Camera: 13 MP f/1.9 w/ AF and LED flash
Selfie Camera: 5 MP f/1.9 w/ LED flash
Battery: 3,100 mAh
OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow w/ TouchWiz UI
Connectivity: WiFi, 3G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, OTG, GPS, A GPS, dual SIM (micro)
Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity
Others: Colors: white, black, gold, rose gold
Dimensions: 145.8 x 72.3 x 8.1mm
Weight: 159 g
Price: 11,990 Pesos
Even if the SoC isn't that high, on paper, the Samsung Galaxy J5 2016 looks like to be solid phone for those who wanted a device with long battery life and decent cameras. It retails at 11,990 Pesos only.
Source: SM Appliance