Our Opinion

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) is a slightly better phone than the Samsung Galaxy J4 (2GB RAM, 16GB), and is also significantly better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018)!

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018)  Samsung Galaxy J4 (2GB RAM, 16GB) 
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Samsung Galaxy J4
Buy Now Buy Buy
Excellence Score
24.4
23.8
Value for Money Score
74.6
68.3
Price ₹ 7,690 onwards ₹ 9,399 onwards
Launch Date (India) Apr, 2018 Jun, 2018
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 7.1 NougatLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 8.0 OreoLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 540x960 pixels (~ 220 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 267 pixels per inch)
Scratch Resistant Display
Display Features Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.4 GHz 1.4 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Qualcomm Snapdragon 425Ranked #64 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Exynos 7570Ranked #72 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU Adreno 308 Mali-T720 MP1
RAM 2 GB 2 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 13.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features F/2.2 Aperture, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama F/1.9 Aperture
Secondary Camera 5.0 MP 8.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features LED Flash, F/2.2 Aperture LED Flash, F/2.2 Aperture
Internal Memory 16 GB 16 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 256 GB up to 256 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8.4 mm 8.1 mm
Weight 153 gm 175 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 2600 mAh 3000 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 20.00 hrs
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A Audio playback time: Upto 80 hrs, Internet Usage Time (3G): upto 11 hrs, Internet Usage Time (4G): upto 13 hrs, Internet Usage Time (WiFi): upto 13 hrs, Video Playback Time: upto 18 hrs
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features USB On-The-Go; Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Direct
2-minute Review [Positives] N/A N/A
2-minute Review [Negatives] N/A N/A
Expert Reviews N/A N/A
User Reviews
  1. Flipkart4.2 195+ reviews »
  2. Amazon3.0 2+ reviews »
  1. Flipkart4.4 29+ reviews »
  2. Amazon3.6 9+ reviews »
Official Website Official Website » Official Website »
Unofficial specs? N/A N/A
Individual Review 1
  • Individual Review 1
Individual Review

Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 Full Review + Giveaway ...

GadgetByte

Top Pick

Full Review

Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 Full Review + Giveaway

GadgetByte

Did you find phonecurry useful in your phone search? Drop us a testimonial, or Tell us how we can improve