Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017)


Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy J3 logo.svg
ManufacturerSamsung Electronics
SeriesGalaxy J series
(x varies by carrier and region)
Compatible networks2G GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
4G LTE Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20
First releasedJune 2017;
4 years ago
PredecessorGalaxy J3 (2016)
SuccessorGalaxy J4
Galaxy J6
RelatedGalaxy J5 (2017)
Galaxy J7 (2017)
Form factorSlate
Dimensions143.2 mm (5.64 in) H
70.3 mm (2.77 in) W
8.2 mm (0.32 in) D
Mass142 g (5.0 oz)
Operating systemOriginal: Android 7.0 "Nougat"; Samsung Experience
Current: Android 9.0 "Pie"; One UI
System on chipExynos 7570
CPUQuad-core (4×1.4 GHz) ARM Cortex-A53
Memory2 GB
1.5 GB (AT&T)
Storage16 GB
Removable storagemicroSD up to 256 GB
Battery2400 mAh
Data inputsAccelerometer, proximity sensor, fingerprint sensor
Display5.0", 720×1280 px (294 ppi) TFT LCD
Rear camera13 MP, f/1.9
Front camera5 MP, f/.2.2
ConnectivityWLAN 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS/GLONASS, microUSB 2.0, 3.5 mm headphone jack
OtherFM radio, Dual SIM (Duos only)
WebsiteGalaxy J3 (2017)

The Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) (also known as Galaxy J3 Pro) is an Android smartphone manufactured by Samsung Electronics and was released in June 2017.[1]



The Galaxy J3 (2017) is powered by an Exynos 7570 SoC including a quad-core 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53 CPU, an ARM Mali-T720MP2 GPU with 1.5 (AT&T) or 2 GB RAM and 32 GB of internal storage which can be upgraded up to 256 GB via microSD card.[1]

It has a 5.0-inch TFT LCD display with a HD Ready resolution. The 13 MP rear camera features f/1.9 aperture, autofocus, LED flash, HDR and Full HD video. The front camera has 5 MP, also with f/2.2 aperture.[2]


The J3 (2017) is originally shipped with Android 7.0 "Nougat" and Samsung's Experience user interface. An update to 8.0 "Oreo" became available in August 2018.[3] As of August 2019 the latest version 9.0 "Pie" including One UI became available.[4]

See also


  1. ^ a b c "Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) - Full phone specifications". GSMArena. Retrieved 2020-04-28.
  2. ^ "Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017), J5 (2017), J7 (2017) With Android 7.0 Nougat, 4G VoLTE Launched". Gadgets NDTV. 2017-07-07. Retrieved 2020-04-28.
  3. ^ "Galaxy J3 (2017) Oreo update released in Russia and the UAE". SamMobile. 2018-08-14. Retrieved 2020-04-28.
  4. ^ "Galaxy J3 (2017) starts getting Android Pie update". SamMobile. Retrieved 2020-04-28.

External links

Official website