Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 Specs & Price in Kenya

Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 Price in Kenya Jumia

Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 smartphone comes with a 5-inch display at a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The smartphone has a dual sim options and comes with a color display. It also comes with 4G connectivity.

Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 price is about Kshs 11,000 in Kenya.


Specs and Features.


  • Sim Type: GSM+GSM
  • Dual Sim: Yes
  • Device Type: Smartphone


  • Dimensions: 71.09 x 142.4 x 8 mm

At 8mm, I consider the Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 phone relatively thin compared to other similar android phones.


  • Type: Color
  • Touch: Yes
  • Size: 5 inches

The screen has a size of 5.0 inches and has a resolution of 720 p. You also get a multi touch screen that supports 16 million colors.


  • RAM: 1.5 GB
  • Internal: 8 GB inbuilt
  • Card Slot: Yes, up to 128 GB

The mobile phone has 1.5GB of RAM. Though this is small, we all know how optimized android OS is. You also get an internal storage capacity of 8GB.

If you ever run out, you can expand it using a memory card to 128GB.


  • 3G: Yes
  • 4G: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes

The Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 has 4G connectivity. Which means faster streaming and browsing.


  • GPS: Yes
  • 3.5mm Headphone Jack: Yes


  • Camera: Yes, 8 MP
  • Flash: Yes

When it comes to the camera, the rear facing one is 8MP while the selfie one is 5MP. Samsung somehow usually produce quality camera lenses even for mid and low end phones in Kenya.

Front Camera: Yes, 5 MP


  • OS: Android, v6 (Marshmallow)
  • CPU: 1.5 GHz, Quad Core Processor

Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 runs one of the latest operating system made by Google. The android 6.0 Marshmallow has major improvements over the predecessor. These range from performance to battery saving capability.

When it comes to the CPU, you get a 1.5GHz Quad Core processor which is able to run applications smoothly.


  • FM Radio: Yes


  • Size: 2600 mAh, Li-ion Battery

With a battery capacity of 2600mAh, the smartphone can last the whole day if used optimally.

Reasons to Buy the J2 2016

  1. Quality display.
  2. Good performance.
  3. Decent camera.

Samsung Galaxy J2 2016 Price

It is about Kshs 11,000 in Kenya.



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