Samsung Galaxy J1 2016

Samsung ‘covertly’ launches the Galaxy J1 (2016), it costs about Ksh. 13,500

January 13, 2016

Samsung has covertly launched the Galaxy J1 (2016) in Dubai. The news that Samsung was working on Galaxy J1 (2016) leaked a couple of weeks ago and thus its launch was rather expected.

The Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) is an upgrade of the extremely popular Samsung Galaxy J1 and comes a couple of months after the launch of the Galaxy J1 Ace.

The Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) features an entry-level technical profile and a budget price tag.

Check out some of the highlighted technical specifications.

Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016)

Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) Specifications

Display: 4.5-inch

CPU: 1.3 GHz Quad Core


Internal Memory: 8 GB

Camera: 5 MP

Battery: 2,050 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) has a price tag of AED 499 in Dubai (about Ksh. 13,500).

The launch of the Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) in the Middle East is a strong indication that the smartphone could soon launch in Kenya/Africa.


Kevin is a Passionate Technology Enthusiast and the Lead Writer at MobiTrends. He has been writing about Smartphones and Mobile Technology since 2012. Drop him your comments below :)