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Featuring a colourful, bright screen and ultra-modern design - the Samsung Galaxy J3 is a smartphone that's not to be underestimated.
Powered by a high-speed processor, the J3 offers smooth fluid performance without making any compromises. Perfect for those that want a serious entry-level smartphone on a budget.

A Brilliant Entry Level Smartphone from Samsung

Presenting Samsung’s entry level smartphone the ‘Galaxy J3’. An ideal device for those who want a budget smartphone without getting drawn into a contract that lasts longer than some marriages. Offering essential attributes such as a camera, long battery life and powerful screen – the J3 packs a serious punch at an affordable price.


The J3 2017 follows design principles used by many of the old Samsung phones. Keep the handset lightweight, slim and practical. The phone is made up from a hard plastic and finished with a brushed coating to give the impression of a metal case. The home button is one of the few parts of the device that are made from metal, providing users with the super-pronounced ‘clicks’ found on Samsung’s flagship models. Everything is beautifully finished, tightly put together and feels solid – offering a comfortable device for one-handed use.

Equipped with a 5 inch TFT HD compact display, offering 720p resolution and a pixel-density of 294 pixels per inch. Resulting in exceptionally rich colours, astonishing contrast ratios and super sharp details. The ‘outdoor mode’ function is great for when you’re using your phone in direct sunlight, brightening the screen and reducing glare. The Dragontail glass screen provides more than enough protection, eliminating any screen scratches.


The primary rear shooter is quick loading, ready for capturing pictures quickly and accurately. Fitted with a f/1.9 aperture lens, you’ll be able to take pictures of fast moving subjects without a great deal of motion blur. The integrated HDR mode provides you will even better quality photographs, producing images with natural colours, great contrast and high levels of clarity.

The 5MP front facing camera has f/2.2 aperture, which is easily capable of taking natural-looking selfies. Along with the integrated LED flash, pictures captured in low light conditions look nice and bright.

Users have the option to record video, shooting at 1080p at 30 frames per second. Resulting in videos that are clear and stutter-free.


Equipped with a Cortex A-534 quad core processor clocking at 1.4Ghz per core, a Mali 400 graphics processor and 2GB RAM. The speedy CPU is perfect for browsing your favourite websites, playing casual games and viewing multiple windows at once. Ultra-fast performance is now in the palm of your hand, accessible with a tap of the finger.


The included smart manager application monitors and manages the J3 2017's essential functions with minimal effort. Checking on battery levels, storage, RAM and security. This convenient application keeps the handset at peak performance and extends device longevity to a degree.


Powered by a 2,400 mAh removable battery, capable of offering up to 348 hours of standby time, up to 22 hours of talk time and 77 hours of music playback. If you’re a moderate user then the battery can effortlessly last the day. The ultra-power saving mode will be the saving grace if you're always glued to your device. By disabling unnecessary apps and tuning connectivity functions - you'll be able to conserve precious battery power.




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142.3 x 71 x 7.9 mm (5.60 x 2.80 x 0.31 in)


138 g (4.87 oz)


Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)


5 inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors


Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop) or Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)




8GB // 16GB


Primary - 8 MP, f/2.2, autofocus, LED flash. Secondary - 5 MP, f/2.2.

Features - Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR. Video -720p@30fps



Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones, Loudspeaker, 3.5mm jack


Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot


Sensors - Accelerometer, proximity

Messaging - SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM

Browser – HTML5

Java – No

- MP4/H.264 player

- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player

- Photo/video editor

- Document viewer


Removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery


Colours - White, Black, Gold

Network Unlocked?

Yes - currently every phone we sell is Network Unlocked - ready for you to use with your network carrier of choice.