Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime Specs & Price in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime Price in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime dual sim smartphone comes with a 4-inch display at a resolution of 480 x 800 pixels. You get 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage and 1500mAh battery capacity. The phone, however, does not come with 4G.

Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime price is around Ksh. 8,000 in Kenya.


Specifications & Features

  • Sim Type: GSM+GSM (Hybrid Slot)
  • Dual Sim: Yes
  • Sim Size: Micro SIM
  • Device Type: Smartphone


  • Dimensions: 126.6 x 63.1 x 10.8 mm
  • Weight: 123 g

The phone is relatively light because of the small screen size. However, it is thick at almost 11cm.

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  • Type: Color TFT screen, 256K colors
  • Touch: Yes, with Multitouch
  • Size: 4 inches, 480 x 800 pixels
  • PPI: ~ 233 PPI

The display is nothing to write home about, however, it is quite decent at for the size of the phone.Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime Price Jumia


  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Internal: 8 GB inbuilt
  • Card Slot: Yes (Hybrid Slot)

Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime has 1GB of RAM. Though android is optimized for low memory usge, you won’t run many apps at comfortably at the same time. You should keep the number in the single digits.

You also get 8GB of internal storage capacity. With the OS installed, you will have around 4GB left. Therefore, you should ensure that you also buy a memory card.


  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes, with Wi-Fi-hotspot
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v4.0
  • USB: Yes, microUSB v2.0

You should note that this phone does not come with 4G internet connectivity. However, you get 3G, EDGE and GPRS.

It also has the normal connectivity features such as Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and micro usb 2.0.The J1 Mini Prime Jumia


  • GPS: Yes, with A-GPS Support
  • Sensors: Accelerometer
  • 3.5mm Headphone Jack: Yes
  • Camera
  • Camera: Yes, 5 MP
  • Video Recording: Yes, 720p @ 30fps
  • Flash: LED
  • Front Camera:   Yes, VGA (0.3 MP)

The smartphone has a 5MP primary camera with LED flash. The selfie camera is only 0.3MP. This phone should only be used as a transition device. For example, when you lose your primary device.


  • OS: Android, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • CPU: 1.2 GHz, Quad Core, Spreadtrum SC9830 Processor
  • GPU: Mali-400MP2
  • Java: No
  • Browser: Yes, supports HTML

J1 MINI PRIME runs android version 6.0 Marshmallow. This has some improvements when it comes to performance and security.


  • Supports: MMS, Instant Messaging
  • Email: Yes, with Push Mail
  • Music: MP3, WAV, eAAC+
  • Video: MP4, H.264
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Document Reader: Yes


  • Size: 1500 mAh, Li-ion Battery

The phone comes with a 1500mAh lithium ion battery. This will easily last the whole day because of the relatively small display.

Reasons to buy Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini Prime.

  1. Cheap price.
  2. Long lasting battery.


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