Our Opinion

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) is a slightly better phone than the Vivo Y53i, and is also slightly better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018)!

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018)  Vivo Y53i 
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Vivo Y53i
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Excellence Score
23.6
23.0
Value for Money Score
72.6
70.7
Price ₹ 7,690 onwards ₹ 7,990 onwards
Launch Date (India) Apr, 2018 Apr, 2018
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 7.1 NougatLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 6.0 MarshmallowLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 540x960 pixels (~ 220 pixels per inch) 540x960 pixels (~ 220 pixels per inch)
Scratch Resistant Display
Display Features Super AMOLED IPS, Eye Protection Mode
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.4 GHz 1.4 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name Qualcomm Snapdragon 425Ranked #70 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Qualcomm Snapdragon 425Ranked #70 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU Adreno 308 Adreno 308
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 8.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes Yes
Other Camera Features F/2.2 Aperture, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama F/2.0 Aperture
Secondary Camera 5.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features LED Flash, F/2.2 Aperture F/2.2 Aperture, Screen Flash
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 7.4 mm
Weight 153 gm 137 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 2600 mAh 2500 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 N/A
Fast Charging
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features USB On-The-Go; Wi-Fi Direct Face Unlock
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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Unofficial specs? N/A N/A
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