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Samsung Galaxy J6 Launch Confirmed For May 21: Expected Price, Specifications And More

Samsung Galaxy J6 launch has been confirmed for May 21.


Updated:May 18, 2018, 12:28 PM IST
Samsung Galaxy J6 Launch Confirmed For May 21: Expected Price, Specifications And More
Samsung Galaxy J6, Galaxy A6, A6+ to Launch in India Today: Expected Price, Specifications And More (Image: Samsung/ Twitter)

Samsung has confirmed the launch of its next smartphones in India in the form of Galaxy J6. A recent tweet by the South Korean tech giant reveals a May 21 date for the launch of the smartphone and the device will hit the stores the very next day of the launch, i.e. on May 22. It is expected that the company will also bring out a Galaxy A-series smartphone alongside the Galaxy J6.

The tweet posted by the company confirms Samsung's signature 'Infinity display' on the upcoming Galaxy J6. The Infinity display was first introduced by Samsung on its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8 and has now found its way to the more budgeted options by the company. The Galaxy J6 and the A-series smartphone set for May 21 launch are expected to be mid-range devices by the company.

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Samsung Galaxy J6 Expected Specifications

As per online reports, the Galaxy J6 is expected to sport a 5.6-inch HD+ AMOLED Infinity display with a 1480x720 pixels resolution and an 18:9 aspect ratio. It might be powered by Exynos 7870 SoC and come in several RAM options including a 2GB, 3GB and a 4GB RAM. Similarly, the smartphone is expected to come in two storage variants including a 32GB options and a 64GB variant. The device might be backed by a 300 mAh battery and come with dual SIM support. The optics on the Galaxy J6 are anticipated to come with a 13-megapixel camera at the back and an 8-megapixel camera at the front for selfies.

The Galaxy J6 is expected to be priced around Rs 20,000 and might come with Samsung's native features like the S-bike mode, Samsung Pay Mini and Samsung Mall.

Earlier reports had hinted at the launch of four new smartphones by Samsung with two each in the Galaxy A and the Galaxy J-series. Since the company has confirmed the launch of one of the Galaxy J-series device, it is expected to unveil the other smartphones as well. Nothing about the Galaxy A-series devices has been confirmed by Samsung as of now.

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| Edited by: Sarthak Dogra
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