Samsung Galaxy J1 4G Specs & Price in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J1 4G Price in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J1 (4G) smartphone was released in early 2017. The smartphone comes with a 4.5-inch display with a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The phone comes in 3 color options, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage and 2050mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy J1 4G price is about Ksh. 8,000 in Kenya.


Also Read: Samsung Galaxy Price list in Kenya.

Specifications and Features


  • Release date: January 2017
  • Form factor: Touchscreen
  • Dimensions (mm): 132.60 x 69.30 x 8.90
  • Weight (g): 131.00
  • Battery capacity (mAh): 2050
  • Removable battery: Yes
  • Colours: Gold, Black, White

The phone is relatively thin with a thickness of 8.9 inches.

Also, it is lighter than most android phones with a weight of about 131 grams.

The phone is powered by a 2050mAh battery that am sure can last the whole day because of the relatively small display size.Samsung Galaxy J1 4G Jumia Kenya


  • Screen size (inches): 4.50
  • Touchscreen: Yes
  • Resolution: 480×800 pixels

The mobile phone comes with a 4.5 inch IPS display. It has a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. The display quality is average and has the ability to display up to 16 million colors.


  • Processor: 1.3GHz quad-core
  • RAM: 1GB
  • Internal storage: 8GB
  • Expandable storage type: microSD
  • Expandable storage up to (GB): 128

Samsung Galaxy J1 4G has a Quad Core processor clocked at 1.3GHz.

The phone also has 1GB of RAM. With that, you get to do some light multi-tasking.

The 8GB of memory available can easily be expanded using a memory card to a maximum of 128GB.

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  • Rear camera: 5-megapixel
  • Flash: Yes
  • Front camera: 2-megapixel

The camera is somehow underpowered, but at the price, some might say it is fair. The good thing is that it comes with flash for when you want to take photos in low light conditions.


  • Operating System: Android


  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 b/g/n
  • GPS: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • NFC: No
  • Infrared: No
  • USB OTG: No
  • Headphones: 3.5mm
  • FM: Yes

Number of SIMs: 2


  • SIM Type: Micro-SIM
  • 3G: Yes
  • 4G/ LTE: Yes

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  • SIM Type: Micro-SIM
  • 3G: Yes
  • 4G/ LTE Yes


  • Compass/ Magnetometer: No
  • Proximity sensor: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Ambient light sensor: No
  • Gyroscope: No
  • Barometer: No
  • Temperature sensor: No

Reasons to buy Samsung Galaxy J1 4G.

  1. A transition phone.
  2. 4G LTE internet connectivity.


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