T-Mobile has introduced a new budget Samsung offering in the name of Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime. Even though it’s a budget smartphone, it runs the latest Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. Other than T-Mobile, users can locate the J3 Prime at MetroPCS in the US. Let’s dig into the details.

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Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime Specifications

The Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime is no powerhouse but offers decent specs in the launched price segment. It offers 5-Inch HD display with 720 X 1280 pixels resolution. Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime is powered by in-house 1.4 GHz Exynos 7570 processor with 1.5 Gigs of RAM. One would have hoped for at least 2 GB RAM in 2017, nevertheless, if the experience is good, no harms. There is 16 GB of internal storage further expandable up to 128 Gigs via micro-SD card. The USP lies in Android 7.0 Nougat OS with Samsung Skin on top.

Coming to the camera department, Samsung seems conservative with 5 MP rear and 2 MP front shooters. All this is powered by a 2600mAh battery which seems good enough for HD display. As for the dimensions, the J3 Prime measures 139.7 x 69.85 x 8.89 mm and weight at 148 grams. Connectivity wise the handset includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n, USB, LTE, GPS, and Bluetooth 4.1.

The phone Description by Samsung reads, “The smartphone that does everything you love and still fits your budget. Enjoy all your photos and videos on a vibrant 5-inch HD display and get to everything quickly with the streamlined layout of Easy Mode.”

Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime Price

The J3 Prime has been priced at $150 (around Rs. 9,600) in the US. But, T-Mobile users can avail benefits of up to $75 with the new handset purchase.

Overall, it’s a decent offering for the said price and seems a valid option for first-time smartphone adopters. As far as the international availability is concerned, Samsung hasn’t disclosed any details. We will update this space once more information on the topic surfaces.