Samsung on Friday, apart from launching the new Galaxy J2 (2016) smartphone, also unveiled the Galaxy J Max tablet. Priced at Rs. 13,400, the new tablet will go on sale via online and offline channels in end of July. The South Korean company has pre-loaded popular apps and services from its Galaxy J-series of smartphones in the Galaxy J Max such as the Ultra Data Saving (UDS) Mode which is claimed to save up to 50 percent of 4G data. Additionally, Samsung is bundling one year free subscription to Vuclip, which is a video on demand streaming service, and is also offering a free Samsung Bluetooth headset in-box. Like the Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016), the Galaxy J Max comes with 6 months of double data offer for Airtel prepaid customers.
The Samsung Galaxy J Max features a 7-inch (1280×800 pixels) WXGA TFT display and is powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor clubbed with 1.5GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB of built-in storage which can be further expanded up to 200GB via microSD card. The Android 5.1 Lollipop-based tablet supports dual-SIM and comes with 4G support. One of the biggest highlights of the tablet is it supports VoLTE (voice over LTE).
It sports an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front camera. Other connectivity options include GPRS/ EDGE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and Micro-USB. The Galaxy J Max measures 186.9×108.8×8.7mm and packs a 4000mAh battery.
Samsung on Friday also unveiled it’s new Galaxy J2 (2016) smartphone priced at Rs. 9,750 and will go on sale from July 14. One of the biggest highlights of the new Galaxy J2 (2016) is its next-generation LED notification system which Samsung calls Smart Glow.
Samsung Galaxy J Max
|Release date||July 2016|
|Dimensions (mm)||186.90 x 108.80 x 8.70|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||4000|
|Screen size (inches)||7.00|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||200|
|Operating System||Android 5.1|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||NA|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|