Seems like Samsung is getting ready for the launch of its new smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017), soon. The device has now reportedly got the all necessary approval from Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that regulates interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable in the US. The device carries an FCC ID of A3LSMJ327P in the FCC listing.
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) was recently spotted on Indian export import website Zauba. As per the earlier Zauba listing the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) showed a screen of 5 inch and a price tag of Rs 6,843. Sadly, apart from this, there’s no other information regarding the specification of the device. As per the listing, three units of Samsung SM-G5520 have been imported from South Korea to India for testing.
Earlier, the device was also spotted on a GeekBench benchmarking website. In the GeekBench listing, the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) got 654 points in single-core test and in muli-core test it received 1833 points. As per the listing on Geekbench, the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) has 2GB RAM and Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 1.40 GHz quad core processor. The handset is based on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
Earlier, the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) with model number SM-J3119 (reportedly for China) and SM-J3110 (reportedly for other international markets) were spotted on the website of Chinese certification agency TENAA.
As per the listing, both variants feature the same 5-inch AMOLED display. The SM-J3110 has 720 x 1280 pixels (HD) resolution, while the SM-J3119 comes with FHD (1080 x 1920 pixels) resolution. Other specs of both the variants are identical. Both are powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage and expandable storage slot.
Both have an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 5-megapixel front camera and 2,600 mAh battery. The phones run on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system with ZUI 2.0 skin on top. Connectivity options include dual-SIM, 4G-LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS/A-GPS and a micro USB port.