Rumours: Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) breaks cover through FCC


It looks like the launch date for the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) is fast approaching. It has received the required certifications from China’s TENAA, and now it has received the official certification from the FCC.

The expected launch date for the phone will be 13 April 2017, and it has a decent spec for what is supposed to be a mid-range phone. It will have a 5-inch Super AMOLED display with a 720 x 1280 resolution. A quad-core 1.4GHz CPU powers the unit - possibly the Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 or the Exynos equivalent.

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An 8MP camera lives at the back of the device and a 5MP front-facing camera takes care of selfies and video chats. 2GB of RAM is inside along with 16GB of expandable native storage. The 64GB capacity microSD slot is available for those seeking additional storage. Keeping the lights on is a 2600mAh battery, and Android 7.0 is pre-installed. For those who keep track of such things, the model number is SM-J327P.

Is this Samsung’s first native Android 7.0 device? We shall see – so stay tuned to TechNave for more information on the new Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017).