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Samsung Galaxy J6 and Galaxy J8 with Infinity Displays, Face Unlock launched in India

21 May 2018 4

Samsung has launched Galaxy J6 and the Galaxy J8 as the two new members in its J-series in India. These are the mid-range smartphones with Infinity Displays, but the screen size is different. They both come with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box and design-wise they both sport a plastic unibody design and an 18.5:9 display that flows from edge-to-edge.

Also, both the smartphones support the Face Unlock and have Artificial Intelligence features like object and scene detection. Both the phones have a fingerprint sensor which is placed on the back.

The Galaxy J8 has a dual rear camera setup, while the Galaxy J6 has only single camera sensor on the rear. The Galaxy J6 has a 13MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera, both with LED flash and f/1.9 aperture. On the other hand, the J8 comes with a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash along with a secondary 5MP rear camera to capture the depth information for portrait shots with bokeh. The Galaxy J8 comes with a 16MP front camera contrary to the Galaxy J6.

Galaxy J6
  • 5.6-inch (1480 x 720 pixels) HD+ Super AMOLED 18.5: 9 Infinity 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.6GHz Octa-Core Exynos 7870 processor with Mali T830 GPU
  • 3GB/4GB RAM
  • 32GB/64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture
  • 8MP front-facing camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS
  • 3000mAh battery
Galaxy J8
  • 6-inch (1480 x 720 pixels) HD+ Super AMOLED 18.5: 9 Infinity 2.5D curved glass display
  • 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 processor with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Dual SIM
  • 16MP rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, secondary 5MP camera with f/1.9 aperture
  • 16MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, ANT+, GPS
  • 3500mAh battery
Price and availability

The Samsung Galaxy J6 and J8 come in Black, Gold and Blue colors. The 3GB RAM with 32GB storage Galaxy J6 model is priced at Rs. 13,990 and the 4GB RAM with 64GB storage version costs Rs.16,490. The Galaxy J8 is priced at Rs. 18,990 and will be available from June 20th.

Galaxy J6 sales start from 22nd May via Samsung India E-Store, and Flipkart, as well as Samsung retail stores. The Galaxy J6 will also be available at Paytm Mall with cashback and Rs. 1500 cashback on ICICI bank cards as well as one-time screen replacement offer.

  • The Samsung Galaxy J8 isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
  • The Samsung Galaxy J6 isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.

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