Our Opinion

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) is a significantly better phone than the Lava X50 Plus, and is also much better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017)!

Lava X50 Plus  Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017) 
Lava X50 Plus Samsung Galaxy J2 (2017)
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Excellence Score
13.5
19.8
Value for Money Score
30.0
70.2
Price ₹ 9,199 onwards ₹ 6,159 onwards
Launch Date (India) Dec, 2016 Oct, 2017
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 6.0 MarshmallowLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 7.0 NougatLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.5 inches 4.7 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch) 540x960 pixels (~ 234 pixels per inch)
Scratch Resistant Display
Display Features On-Cell Display Super AMOLED
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.3 GHz 1.3 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Exynos
GPU N/A Mali
RAM 2 GB 1 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 8.0 MP 5.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes
Other Camera Features 1.14um Pixel Size, Face Beauty, Panorama Mode, Time Lapse Video, Slow Motion Video N/A
Secondary Camera 5.0 MP 2.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features Flash N/A
Internal Memory 32 GB 8 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 32 GB up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8.55 mm 8.4 mm
Weight 155 gm 130 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 2800 mAh 2000 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A 12.00 hrs
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A Internet Usage Time (3G): upto 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (4G): upto 9 hrs, Internet Usage Time (WiFi): upto 11 hrs, Video Playback Time: upto 14 hrs, Audio Playback Time: upto 41 hrs
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Flip to Mute; 11 Indian Languages Support; Smart Gestures; Swipe to Capture; One Hand Operation USB On-The-Go
2-minute Review [Positives] N/A N/A
2-minute Review [Negatives] N/A N/A
Expert Reviews N/A N/A
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