Samsung launched the Galaxy J6 and Galaxy J8 mid-range smartphones in India. Both the Galaxy J6 and Galaxy J8 come with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box, sport a plastic unibody design and an 18.5:9 Super AMOLED display that flows from edge-to-edge. The Galaxy J8 will come with dual-rear camera setup. Both smartphones support Face Unlock and have Artificial Intelligence features like object and scene detection.
Samsung Galaxy J6, Galaxy J8 price in India, launch offers
The Samsung Galaxy J8 with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage has a price tag of RS. 18,990. The Samsung Galaxy J6 will be available in two variants, the 3GB RAM/32GB storage variant will cost Rs. 13,990 and the 4GB RAM/64GB of internal storage variant will cost Rs. 16,490. Both smartphones will be available in Blue, Black and Gold colour options.
Galaxy J6 sales start from May 22 via Paytm Mall, Samsung India E-Store and Flipkart, as well as Samsung retail stores. The Galaxy J8 goes on sale in the country on June 20. Buyers will be eligible for cashback of Rs. 1,500 on purchases made via Paytm Mall; the same cashback will be provided on units bought using ICICI credit cards. There will also be a one-time screen replacement offer on the handsets purchased by June 20, 2018.
Samsung Galaxy J6, Galaxy J8 specifications
The Samsung Galaxy J6 is powered by the Exynos 7870 processor, paired with 3GB or 4GB of RAM. It has a 5.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED ‘Infinity display’ with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. This smartphone comes with either 32GB or 64GB of internals storage, and support storage expansion via microSD card (up to 256GB). The Galaxy J6 has a 13MP rear camera with an aperture of f/1.9 and an 8MP selfie shooter with an aperture of f/1.9. Both front and rear cameras are accompanied by a single LED flash.
The Galaxy J6 is a dual-SIM smartphone running “Samsung Experience” on top of Android 8.0 Oreo. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The smartphone has a non-removable 3,000mAh battery and a micro-USB port for charging and data transfers.
The Samsung Galaxy J8 is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM. It has a 6-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED ‘Infinity display’ with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. There is 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a microSD card up to 256GB.
The Galaxy J8 comes with a dual-rear camera setup with a 16MP primary sensor and a 5MP secondary depth sensor. Front camera is 16MP with an aperture of f/1.9. Both front and rear cameras have a single LED flash. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, a micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The handsets also come with a few memory management features like move to memory card, delete duplicate images, zip unused apps and delete saved APK files. The phones come with AI camera in the Samsung Mall, and Samsung Pay Mini for mobile payments.