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Samsung Galaxy J6 2018

Specifications

Samsung Galaxy J6 2018
Samsung Galaxy J6 2018 (Galaxy J Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
3072 MB 
Display
5.6 inch 18.5:9, 1480 x 720 pixel 294 PPI, Capacitive touchscreen, Super AMOLED, Super AMOLED, 16 M colours, glossy: yes
Storage
32 GB eMMC Flash, 32 GB 
, 23.2 GB free
Connections
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm jack, Card Reader: Up to 256 GB microSD cards, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Fingerprint sensor, Wi-Fi Direct, Samsung Smart Switch, USB OTG, VoLTE, VoWiFi
Networking
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz. UMTS: AWS 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz. LTE Cat. 6: AWS, AWS-3, 700, 800, 850, 900, 1800, 1900, 2100, 2600 MHz. 300 Mb/s uplink, 50 MB/s downlink. Nano-SIM. SAR value: Head – 0.809 W/kg, Body – 1.568 W/kg, Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.2 x 149.3 x 70.2 ( = 0.32 x 5.88 x 2.76 in)
Battery
3000 mAh Lithium-Ion, Battery runtime (according to manufacturer): 76 h, Talk time 3G (according to manufacturer): 21 h
Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
Camera
Primary Camera: 13 MPix 13 MP, f/1.9, 28 mm, LED flash, Autofocus (AF), Photos in up to 4,128 x 3,096 at 4:3. Videos in up to 1080p at 30 FPS
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix 8 MP, f/1.9, LED flash, Videos in up to 1080p at 30 FPS
Additional features
Speakers: Mono speaker, Keyboard: Virtual keyboard, USB Type-A to Micro USB cable, modular 5V, 1A power supply, headphones, SIM tool, Quick start guide, 24 Months Warranty, fanless
Weight
154 g ( = 5.43 oz / 0.34 pounds), Power Supply: 50 g ( = 1.76 oz / 0.11 pounds)
Price
269 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 71.31% - average
Average of 21 scores (from 33 reviews)
price: 72%, performance: 60%, features: 53%, display: 73% mobility: 83%, workmanship: 75%, ergonomy: 82%, emissions: 97%

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy J6 2018

81.6% Samsung Galaxy J6 (2018) Smartphone Review | Notebookcheck
The Samsung Galaxy J6 (2018) impresses with its combination of solid hardware. The J6 (2018) packs a 5.6-inch super AMOLED HD + resolution display, two SIM slots and an octa-core CPU for 269 Euros RRP (~$313). Find out in this review whether the J6 (2018) is worth the money. Update: update released to improve connectivity.
66% Samsung Galaxy J6 Review
Source: Think Digit English
The Samsung Galaxy J6 brings with it a sturdy design, good display for consuming content and average everyday performance. However, its camera is lacklustre and if you are looking for a performance workhorse, you have better options to choose from.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/09/2018
Rating: Total score: 66%
Samsung Galaxy J6 review
Source: Yugatech English
The Samsung Galaxy J6 seems to be a decent mid-range smartphone that offers a compact design, great display, good battery life, and decent cameras. Not to mention, the software features that are not much different from other higher-priced phones in the Galaxy line.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/23/2018
60% Samsung Galaxy J6 (On6) review: Old wine, new bottle
Source: Android Central English
The Galaxy J6 gets full marks for effort, but it falls behind its rivals in several key areas, making it a poor recommendation in 2018.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/16/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%
Samsung Galaxy J6 Review: A Budget Galaxy A6 (2018)
Source: Unbox English
In all honesty, it’s hard to recommend the Galaxy J6, considering that it is almost similar to the more expensive Galaxy A6 (2018). While it may be a few thousand pesos cheaper, you get a plastic build, downgraded cameras, and several hardware compromises on the Galaxy J6.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/18/2018
Samsung Galaxy J6 Review
Source: Fone Arena English
The Samsung Galaxy J6 comes in Black, Gold and Blue colors at a price of Rs. 13,990 for the 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version and Rs.16,490 for the 4GB RAM 0with 64GB storage version. It is available on Flipkart as well as Samsung Shop and Paytm Mall.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/15/2018
82% Samsung J6 – The Galaxy On A Budget
Source: The Techy English
Those seeking for a latest budget smartphone by Samsung should undoubtedly opt for Galaxy J6. At this price, you get best of Samsung services including Samsung Pay, Chat-over-Video and Samsung Mall.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 06/08/2018
Rating: Total score: 82%
70% Samsung Galaxy J6 review: Old wine in a refreshing new bottle
Source: India Today English
If you're someone who's into the hardware side of things, and I know there will be many since Xiaomi and Asus have spoiled us all, the Galaxy J6 won't be as appealing. It would, in fact, seem frustrating because even though the Galaxy J6 aspires to be modern, it's lacking even the basic resources like an ambient light sensor, gyroscope and LED light. It's not as powerful as the competition too.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/02/2018
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Samsung Galaxy J6 Review
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
However, this phone is a much-needed refresh in Samsung's budget series, and won't get lost in the crowd. Some of its advantages are its Super AMOLED Infinity Display, sleek and lightweight body, and reliable battery life. Overall, it does have some appeal, and is also not likely to suffer from the same availability issues as most its competitors.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/29/2018
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 60% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
80% Samsung Galaxy J6 review: The new budget challenger
Source: Gadget Show English
If you are looking to buy a smartphone in the budget range which is built to last from a brand like Samsung then the Galaxy J6 is definitely a good choice. Overall, Samsung Galaxy J6 is a decent device that is likely to suit the daily-needs of most users. As far competitors are concerned in this price range, there is the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro at Rs 13,999, the Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 at Rs 10,999, Honor 9 Lite at Rs 11,999 and the Xiaomi Mi A1 at Rs 14,999.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/23/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
70% Samsung Galaxy J6 First Impressions
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
And, as before, the mid-range handset comes with certain proprietary Samsung apps including Samsung Pay Mini, Samsung Mall, and S Bike Mode that offer it a slight edge in terms of functionality. Apart from that, the Galaxy J6 comes with other preloaded Google and Microsoft apps such as Gmail, Chrome, LinkedIn, and Microsoft Office.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/22/2018
Rating: Total score: 70% price: 70% performance: 60% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 90%

Foreign Reviews

65% Samsung Galaxy J6 2018 Einsteiger-Handy mit Einbußen
Source: Chip.de German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/04/2019
Rating: Total score: 65% performance: 75% features: 62% display: 62% mobility: 83%
68% Das kann das günstige Galaxy S9
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 68% features: 50% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70%
72% Samsung J6
Source: Chinahandys.net German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/30/2018
Rating: Total score: 72% performance: 60% display: 60% mobility: 90% workmanship: 80%
Das Samsung Galaxy J6
Source: A1 Blog German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/24/2018
Smartphone 5,6": Samsung Galaxy J6 2018
Source: Putoinformatico Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Large screen; nice display; decent hardware; good price.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/22/2018
73% Recensione Samsung Galaxy J6 2018: il peso del brand si fa ancora sentire, promosso
Source: Tutto Android Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 12/27/2018
Rating: Total score: 73% price: 80% features: 65% display: 72% mobility: 83% ergonomy: 88%
69% Recensione SAMSUNG GALAXY J6 2018
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 69% price: 69% display: 60% mobility: 88% workmanship: 65%
70% Samsung Galaxy J6 - budgettelefoon met compromissen
Source: Computer Totaal Dutch NL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/03/2018
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% Prise en main du Samsung Galaxy J6 : un smartphone fonctionnel et endurant
Source: Les Mobiles French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 09/26/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
60% Samsung Galaxy J6 : un entrée de gamme qui se fond dans la masse
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/22/2018
Rating: Total score: 60%
70% Test Du Samsung Galaxy J6 : L'Autonomie Ne Fait Pas Tout
Source: Frandroid French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 08/05/2018
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 60% display: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 70%
Comparatif Samsung Galaxy J6 vs Samsung Galaxy J6+
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Compact size; nice dual cameras; attractive price.
Comparison, online available, Short, Date: 02/16/2019
Test du Samsung Galaxy J6 (2018) : intéressant… mais est-ce suffisant ?
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Super AMOLED screen; beautiful design; support both dual SIM and memory card slot; good price. Negative: No compass; no gyroscope; poor display; no fast charging.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 02/01/2019
Test du Samsung Galaxy J6 : une belle réussite
Source: Top for Phone French FR→EN
Positive: Solid workmanship; excellent display; high autonomy. Negative: No compass; no gyroscope.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 09/30/2018
81% Recenzja Samsunga Galaxy J6 – ciekawy smartfon, który może nieźle namieszać w ofertach abonamentowych
Source: Tabletowo Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/16/2018
Rating: Total score: 81% performance: 75% display: 85% mobility: 90% workmanship: 75%
73% Samsung Galaxy J6 - krótki test smartfona za mniej niż tysiąc złotych
Source: Komputerswiat Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/22/2018
Rating: Total score: 73%
70% Samsung Galaxy J6 (2018)
Source: Teknokulis TR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 10/03/2018
Rating: Total score: 70%
67% Galaxy J6 - smartphone dòng J đầu tiên có màn hình vô cực
Source: Sohoa VN Express VN→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 67% price: 70% display: 70% mobility: 60% workmanship: 60%
Galaxy J6 Lavender: Bộ nhớ trong 64 GB, giá 5,69 triệu đồng
Source: Zing VN→EN
Positive: Good price; decent hardware; nice display; compact size.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/09/2018
Trải nghiệm nhanh Galaxy J6 giá 5,3 triệu đồng vừa lên kệ
Source: Zing VN→EN
Positive: Good price; impressive design; nice display; great built quality.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/19/2018
Đánh giá chi tiết Galaxy J6: Vì sao nên mua trong tầm giá 5 triệu?
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Nice display; decent cameras; long battery life. Negative: Plastic case; mediocre design.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/03/2018
Đánh giá thiết kế Galaxy J6 2018 phiên bản màu tím mộng mơ
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Impressive color; solid workmanship; excellent display.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/24/2018
Mở hộp Galaxy J6 2018: Giống Galaxy A6 2018 đến không ngờ
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Powerful hardware; high performance; nice cameras.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/22/2018

Comment

ARM Mali-T830 MP1: Integrated graphics card for smartphones and tablets with one clusters (MP1) supporting OpenGL ES 3.2. These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
7870 Octa: Exynos 7 Soc with eight Cortex-A53 cores clocked at up to 1.6 GHz and manufactured in a 14-nm process. Includes the GPU ARM Mali T830-MP2 as well as a dual-channel memory controller (LPDDR3-1866).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
5.6":

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.154 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

In 2015 and 2016, Samsung had a market share of around 24-25% in the global smartphone market and was undisputed market leader. In the laptop sector, Samsung is on the 8th place in the global manufacturer rankings from 2014-2016 with 1.7-2.7%.

In 2016 Samsung slipped into a crisis due to exploding smartphone batteries and a failed recall action.


71.31%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-06-26 (Update: 2018-06-26)