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In a nutshell

  • Colours are brought to life on the vibrant 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display
  • Enjoy music, photos and games on the go with expandable storage
  • Simplify your experience with Easy Mode
  • Available in 8GB capacity
  • Available in Black, Gold & White colours

What Carphone Warehouse says

What Carphone Say

“The J3 keeps things simple with Easy Mode, which means even the less tech-savvy phone user can get on board.”

What Users Say

3.3 based on

  • Camera

    8 Megapixels

  • Storage

    Available in 8GB and 16GB

  • Operating System

    Android Lollipop (5.1.1)

  • Battery

    Up to 22 hours talktime

  • Display

    5 inches

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Design & Display

Show your true colours

Visuals really pop on the 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display – photos, videos and games boast vibrant, true-to-life colours.

Sleek style

A slim, sleek design makes sure the J3 not only looks good but slips perfectly into your bag or pocket.

Camera

Expose your creative side

It’s easy to snap the perfect picture – you can quickly adjust the exposure when you pick a focus point to make your photo brighter.

HDR like a pro

Putting an end to contrasting bright skies and dark foreground, HDR snaps three images at different exposures and sandwiches them together to create the perfect image.

Under the hood

Performance you can rely on

The J3 has a quad-core processor that runs at a nippy 1.2GHz giving you reliable performance to quickly switch between apps.

Replaceable battery

Enjoy reliable all-day battery performance with up to 22 hours talk time. Plus, the battery can be easily replaced if you run out of juice.

Other features

Expandable storage

Expand the on-board storage by popping in a microSD card, which will let you enjoy your favourite music, photos, and games when you’re on the go.

Simplify things

For when you want to keep things simple the Easy Mode lets you get to your favourite apps and contacts quickly. It makes the phone more user friendly with fewer, larger icons, and simpler app interactions.

SPECIFICATION SUMMARY

WHAT's IN THE BOX

The box contains

  • Device
  • User manual
  • Headphones
  • USB cable

FULL SPECIFICATIONS

  • Body

    • Micro

  • Dimensions

    • 142.3 x 71 x 7.9 mm

    • 138 grams

  • Camera

    • 1080p

    • 5 megapixels

    • LED

    • 8 megapixels

  • Storage

    • MicroSD

    • 128 GB

  • Music and entertainment

  • Processor

    • Quad

    • 1.2 GHz

    • 1.2 GHz

    • Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7

    • 1.5 GB

  • Calls & Messages

    • Quad band

  • Apps

    • Google play

  • Operating System

    • Android

    • Android Lollipop (5.1.1)

  • Battery

    • 2600 mAh

    • 349 hours

    • 22 hours

  • Display

    • 138 ppi

    • 720 x 1280p

    • Super AMOLED capaciative touchscreen, 16M colours

    • Full HD

    • 5 inches

  • Connectivity

    • GLONASS

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Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) is rated 3.3 out of 5 by 53.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from best phone yet i just bought this two weeks ago and its working smoothly
Date published: 2018-06-20
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not enough space I have had this phone maybe 18 months now. Works ok ish but theere is not enough internal memory. apps get stuck and shut down
Date published: 2018-06-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Does the job. Simple to use phone. Camera is great for those family moments. Keyboard is a nice size. Can’t get many apps on here but I’m only a simple person so I only have a few. Loads of useful featues. Calendar, medical is app, notepad. Voice recorder. Nice microphone and speaker including loudspeaker and battery is very decent.
Date published: 2018-05-29
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not even had it two years and it's broken. Phone stopped being able to pick up any signal. Tried a new sim but still the same problem. Also found the built in apps take up too much room and the phone runs out of memory too quick.
Date published: 2018-05-27
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