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Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (2020) announced with bigger storage

    Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (2020) launched a 5-inch qHD TFT display, 1GB RAM, Android GO Edition, powered by Exynos 7570 Quad-Core 14nm processor, and 16GB of internal storage.

    The Galaxy J2 Core (2020) is the direct successor to the Galaxy J2 Core that was unveiled in 2018. The only difference is the inbuilt storage option, where the 2020 edition is bigger than its predecessor.

    In a simple sentence, Samsung literally doubled the storage of the Galaxy J2 Core, name it the new J2 Core 2020 phone. The Galaxy J2 Core 2018 is the company’s first phone with Android Oreo Go.

    Samsung Galaxy J2 Core 2020 Specs

    *. Display: 5-inch LCD qHD PLS TFT with 540 x 960 pixels
    *. Dimensions: 143.4 x 72.1 x 8.9mm
    *. Weight: 154g
    *. Colors: Blue, Black, Gold color options
    *. Back cameras: 8-megapixels rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash
    *. Front camera: 5-megapixels selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture
    *. Processor: 1.4GHz Quad-Core Exynos 7570 14nm chipset
    *. GPU: Mali-T720 MP1
    *. RAM: 1GB RAM
    *. Storage: 16GB internal storage, expandable up to 256GB via microSD slot
    *. OS: Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
    *. SIM: Dual SIM
    *. Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
    *. Battery: 2600mAh removable battery capacity

    Samsung Galaxy J2 Core

    The Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (2020) was unveiled in India with 5-inch LCD qHD PLS TFT with 540 x 960 pixels, measures 8.9mm, and weighs 154grams.

    It does not come with any notch display, as the receiver, sensor, and 5-megapixels selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture are held up on top of the front large bezels.

    While the back panel carries the single 8-megapixels rear camera with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash, and can record 1080p video at 30fps. It comes with Dual SIM, two SIM cards (the microSD lives in a dedicated slot).

    The Galaxy J2 Core (2020) sports 3.5mm audio jackpot, FM Radio, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS connectivity. It lacks a fingerprint sensor. The phone still runs the Android 8.0 Oreo Go edition.

    Inside the phone is the Samsung Exynos 7570 14nm chip with four Cortex-A53 cores and a Mali-T720 GPU, 1GB RAM, 16GB storage with microSD card expansion, which is bigger than the J2 Core 2018 with 8GB storage.

    The phone is fueled by a removable 2600mAh battery capacity that promises up to 14 hours of web browsing on LTE, and more on Wi-Fi (2.4GHz). The phone costs INR6,300 ($83) and available to buy on Samsung India eStore.