Today, Samsung India has Introduce its new Galaxy J2 (2016) smartphone in at price of Rs. 9,750 (Approx $144 USD) and will be available to buy via online as well as offline retailers starting From July 14.
The new Galaxy J2 (2016) comes with next-generation LED notification system which Samsung calls it “Smart Glow”. This new feature allows users to colour-code any contact, app or phone usage alert which can be activated from the Quick panel. The Smart Glow can be used for usage scenarios for Priority alerts, Usage alerts, and Selfie Assist.
Users has to drag and drop the contact or app onto the ‘+’ in the ring after enabling the Smart Glow feature, for priority alerts. Users can select and save the Smart Glow color for any individual contact or app. After that, whenever there’s an alert from that particular app or the user, the LED will glow in the corresponding color. Users will be allowed to set up to 4 alerts.
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) also comes with Selfie Assist feature which allows users to take framed selfies via the back camera. The LED notification ring will fully lights up when it detects a properly aligned face and takes the selfie automatically.
New Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) features a 5-inch Super AMOLED display with 720×1280 pixels of resolutions with a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor paired with 1.5 GB of RAM. The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) comes with 8 GB of inbuilt storage with expandable storage up to 32 GB via microSD card. The smartphone sports a 8 MP rear camera and 5 MP front at back.
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) comes with an industry first, Turbo Speed Technology (TST) enhances the performance of the smartphone by using the least amount of resources to complete a particular task in the fastest time. It loads apps up to 40% faster than devices with double the RAM.
It also comes with Lighter Native Apps, Essential it is a in-built apps such as contacts, camera and gallery have been re-engineered for a lower memory footprint which results in freer RAM.
The new User Interface (UI) in the Galaxy J2 (2016) gives you a smoother navigation. Smart Notifier enables you to prioritize notifications into simple categories. The redesigned app tray features Vertical Scroll navigation that lets you browse seamlessly. And you can even access all essential apps directly from the lock screen.
It also has a S bike mode feature which is a novel solution that ensures bikers ride tension free on the road. It filters all incoming calls while the biker is riding. And if the call is urgent, the caller can press 1 to connect directly with the biker.
With Ultra Data Saving Mode in the Galaxy J2 (2016) saves your data by up to 50% with compresses and restricts data used by background apps, so you can enjoy more of your favorite content, while using less data.
Galaxy J2 (2016) is a dual-SIM smartphone and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and will come in Black, Gold, and Silver colors. As promotional offer, Samsung is offering 6 months of free double data offer to Airtel prepaid customers worth Rs. 4,500.