Samsung Launches Galaxy J3 V at $168 with Upgraded Storage over Galaxy J3 2016

by Karthik Iyer 2

The Samsung Galaxy j3 V is available from Verizon for a postpaid payment of $7 a month or $39.99 with a 2-year contract. The phone is similar to Galaxy J3, that was launched last month and is available on a pre-paid plan also from the carrier. The Samsung Galaxy J3 V sports 5-inch S-AMOLED HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 and is powered by a quad-core processor. It has a 5-megapixel rear facing camera and a 2-megapixel front facing Camera.

The device comes with a microSD card expandability for adding more storage and come with Android 6.0 out of the box. There is no difference between the Galaxy J3 and the Galaxy J3 V apart from their storage option. The Galaxy J3 had 8GB onboard storage, and the Galaxy J3 V has 16GB storage. But both them offers microSD card expansion. They both offer incredible value for money with their specification and features, also providing a smooth user experience. Both the devices are available online to order through the carrier’s website, and the Samsung Galaxy J3 V will be available in the stores to pick up from 23rd of June.

The launch on the Verizon’s postpaid plan gives those customers their option for a new affordable Android Handset. If you are in the market for that, then it’s worth checking out. You can also buy the smartphone by paying $109.99 upfront with some prepaid plans along with getting unlimited calls, text and 3GB of data for $60 or same plan with 1GB of data for $45 or Wi-Fi only data for $30 per month. Also, Samsung launched the Galaxy J3 in India earlier this year which retails about 8,990 INR. Check out our Full review here.

The smartphone can be purchased in India from the Samsung retail store or the company’s official website. The phone that was launched here in India had an interesting feature called S bike Mode. This essentially puts your phone in a particular mode where only urgent calls can get through and allows you to ride safely to your destination.

Karthik Iyer

Karthik is a Computer Science Graduate and a Tech Aficionado who has always found himself fascinated or playing around with all the latest and the best from the world of smartphones and beyond. When he is not working on any smartphone or covering the latest scoop, you can often find playing his favorite PS4 titles.