The Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro is a 5-inch Super AMOLED P7,490 budget phone

Samsung’s latest addition to its J-Series lineup has a high contrast display for vivid viewing even outdoors: the new Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro has a 5-inch Super AMOLED display with a 540 x 960 resolution, 8MP Rear and 5MP Front Cameras, 16GB of internal storage (up to 256GB), 1.5GB RAM, all in an ergonomic design. It’s now available for PHP 7,490.00.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro (2018) Specs

5-inch qHD Super AMOLED 960 x 540 resolution
* Gorilla Glass 4 protection, 220 ppi
1.4GHz 64-bit Snapdragon 425 quad-core processor
Adreno 308 GPU | 1.5GB RAM
16GB storage, up to 256GB via dedicated micro SD slot
Rear Camera: 8MP F2.2 w/ AF and LED flash
Selfie Camera: 5MP F2.2 w/ LED flash
2,600mAh Battery
Android 7.0 Nougat
WiFi, 3G, LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, A-GPS, dual SIM
Comes in black, blue, gold
143.8 x 72.3 x 8.4 mm | 153 g
Price: PHP 7,490

The newly released J2 Pro is up against another newly released budget phone, the Infinix Hot S3, which offers “the specs (Snapdragon 430, 3GB RAM, 20MP selfie camera), the looks (5.65-inch HD+, 18:9 aspect ratio), and the longevity (4,000 mAh battery)” plus a rear fingerprint sensor and a P7999 price tag.

For more info on the J2 Pro, you can visit the Samsung Galaxy Studio located at Bonifacio Global City, Taguig or check out the Samsung PH website and Facebook page.

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Irwin Allen Rivera loves his wife's cooking so much he's now twice the man he used to be. His English essay won a Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Award for Literature in 2012. His philosophical-horror story appeared in Philippine Speculative Fiction 8 (2013). He was managing editor and lead writer of Sites and Symbols 2 (2005), a coffee-table book about buildings in UP Diliman - his alma mater (BA Philosophy; MA Creative Writing continuing). He worked at the UP Diliman Information Office before shifting to web content writing. His sudden fiction, "Notwithstanding Pigs," initially a Friendster testimonial, appeared in Philippines Graphic (2006) and in Very Short Stories for Harried Readers (2007). He used to write for