Redmi 5 vs Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) : Comparison, Review, Specifications and Price

Samsung has suffered the biggest loss of aggressive strategy of Chinese companies in the Indian smartphone market. In this case, this South Korean company has no choice but to launch new smartphones. To be seen, Samsung’s efforts should also be to direct customers in the budget and Mid-range segment. Because, Xiaomi is slowly becoming the most powerful company in this segment. It also has Samsung’s answer. That is why this company continues to launch handsets in the middle. The latest example is Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018). It is a budget smartphone, with its key feature, the Samsung Mall feature which was launched with Samsung Galaxy On7 Prime.

Features, prices and specifications are indicative that the directive of the Galaxy J2 (2018) will be from the popular handset Redmi 5 of Xiaomi. Where the Galaxy J2 (2018) gets 8,190 rupees. At the same time, the price of Xiaomi Redmi 5 starts from Rs 7,999. Both handsets go on Android nugat. By the way, the main difference between the Galaxy J2 (2018) and Redmi 5 is of the display. Redmi 5 comes with 18: 9 display like current trend, while in the Galaxy J2 (2018) you get a 16: 9 display.

 

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) vs. Redmi 5: Price and Launch Offer

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) is priced at Rs 8,190. It has been informed that this handset has been available in Gold, Black and Pink colors since Friday. Samsung has partnered with Reliance Jio for launch offers. The Geo Subscriber has the chance to get instant cashback from Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) at a price of Rs 2,750. The amount of cashback will come in the myriad account. For this, it has to be recharged with a plan of Rs 198 or Rs 299. Additional 10 GB 4G data will also be given to Jio subscribers every month. This facility will be available till next 10 recharge.


There are three variants of Xiaomi Redmi 5 (Read Review) available in the market. The variant of 2 GB RAM and 16 GB storage variant is priced at Rs 7,999. There will be a variant of 3 GB RAM and 32 GB of storage at Rs. 8,999. Most Powerful Variants will come with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage and it will cost Rs. 10,999 to buy it.

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) vs Redmi 5: Specification

The Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) has a 5-inch QHD (540×960 pixels) super Amoled display resolution. The phone comes with the polycarbonate body. The Galaxy J2 (2018), which has an 8.4 mm thickness, has 1.4 GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor. The phone has 2 GB RAM. Inbuilt storage is 16 GB and it will be possible to use the MicroSD card up to 256 GB if needed.

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Speaking of the camera, Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) has an 8 megapixel autofocus camera on the rear. There is a 5 megapixel sensor on the front for selfie and video chat. Both cameras have LED flash support. 2600 mAh battery will work in smartphone It has been claimed to get talk time of up to 18 hours.

Speaking of connectivity, Samsung’s budget smartphone features 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 801.11b / g / n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, 3.5mm audio jacks and micro-USB 2.0. The dimensions of the phone are 143.8 x 72.3 x 8.4 millimeters and weighing 153 grams.

At the same time, Dual Sim Shaomi Redmi runs on the MUI 9. It has a 5.7 inch HD + (720×1440 pixels) display which is equipped with 18: 9 aspect ratios, 282 pixels per inch density and eye protection mode. Smartphone has an Adreno 506 GPU with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor with 1.8 GHz clock speed. Customers will have the option to choose between 2 GB, 3GB and 4GB RAM.

Redmi 5’s are three variants

Redmi 5 has a 12-megapixel rear camera that comes with 1.25 micron pixel sensor and flash. While the phone has a 5-megapixel front camera with a soft light flash module forward. The front camera comes with Smart Beauty 3.0 and Face Recognition. According to inbuilt storage, there are three variants – 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB. All three variants will come with MicroSD card support. Connectivity features include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11b / g / n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS / A-GPS and 3.5mm audio jacks.

Sensors such as Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope and proximity sensor are part of Redmi 5. The dimensions of the handset are 151.8×72.8×7.7 millimeters and weighing 157 grams. It will be available in Black, Gold, Light Blue and Rose Gold color.

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) vs. Redmi 5

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) Redmi 5
Rating
Full NDTV Rating
Design rating
Display rating
Software rating
Performance rating
Battery life rating
Camera rating
Value for money rating
The display
Screen Size (Inches) 5.00 5.70
Resolution 540×960 pixels 720×1440 pixels
Pixels per inch (ppi) 282
Hardware
Processor 1.4 GHz quad-core 1.8 GHz octa-core
Processor model Kwakom Snapdragon 425 Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
RAM 2 GB 3 GB
Internal storage 16 GB 32GB
Expandable Storage Yes Yes
Expandable storage type MicroSD MicroSD
Expandable Storage Capacity (GB) 256
The camera
Rear camera 8-megapixels 12-Megapixel
Rear flash led led
Front camera 5-Megapixel 5-Megapixel
Front flash led led
Software
Operating System Android 7.1 Android 7.1.2
Skin MIUI 9.2.7
Connectivity
Wi-Fi Standard Support 802.11 b / g / n 802.11 b / g / n
Bluetooth Yes, v 4.20 Yes, v 4.20
NFC No No
Infrared direct No No
USB OTG Yes Yes
Number of sim 2 2
SIM 1
SIM type micro SIM Nano sim
4G / LTE Yes Yes
SIM 2
SIM type micro SIM Nano sim
4G / LTE Yes Yes
Sensor
Compass / magnetometer No No
Proximity sensor Yes Yes
Accelerometer Yes Yes
Ambient light sensor No Yes
Gyroscope No Yes
Barometer No No
Temperature sensor No No
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