Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Price in the Philippines and Specification

The Galaxy J2 Prime carries 8GB internal storage and 1.5 of RAM, Removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery, 5 inch (540x960) display with LTE network connection.

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The Galaxy J2 Prime carries 8GB internal storage and 1.5 of RAM, Removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery, 5 inch (540x960) display with LTE network connection.

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Cheapest at Lazada
₱ 11,037.00
₱ 4,999.00

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Cheapest Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Price in Philippines is ₱ 4,999.00

The Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is now available in Philippines. The cheapest Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime price in Philippines is ₱ 4,999.00 from Lazada. You can also choose between different Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime variants with White starting from ₱ 4,999.00 and Gold at ₱ 5,650.00. Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime price details are updated October 2018.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Price Guide

Price List by Country for Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime

Country International Price Price in PHP
Hong Kong HKD 1,058.00 ₱ 7,311.00
Indonesia IDR 1.254.900 ₱ 5,022.00
Malaysia MYR 299.00 ₱ 3,896.00
Philippines PHP 4,999.00 ₱ 4,999.00
Singapore SGD 125.00 ₱ 4,910.00
Thailand THB 2,950 ₱ 4,872.00
Vietnam VND 1.869.000 ₱ 4,351.00

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Price in Philippines by Variants

Variants Price Store
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Pink ₱ 11,037.00 Galleon
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Gold ₱ 5,650.00 Lazada
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime White ₱ 4,999.00 Lazada
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Black Offer unavailable
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Silver Offer unavailable

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime Specs

Screen Size 5.0"
Display Resolution 540 x 960pixels
Pixel Density 220ppi
Water Resistant Yes
Scratch Resistant No
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP
Front Camera Resolution 5MP
Dual camera No
Internal Storage 8GB
Expandable Memory Yes
Card Slot Yes
Battery Capacity 2600mAh
Talk Time 12h
Processor Quad Core
Operating System Android
Weight 160g
Dimensions (W x H x D) 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.9mm
Body Material Plastic
Release Year 2016
Release Month November
USB Connectors Micro-USB
Wi-Fi Standard 802.11 b/g/n
Dual SIM Yes
SIM Card Micro-SIM
Waterproof No
Virtual Reality Capable No
Heart Rate Sensor No
LED Notification Light Yes
Face Recognition No
Iris Scanner No
Fingerprint Scanner No
FM Radio Yes
3D Touch No
Colours Silver

About Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime


Mid-ranging mobile phones are meant to sport strong performance specs at an affordable budget along with proper connectivity utilities. This is an extremely competitive market segment. And this Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime with LTE connectivity looks to make the best of it.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime: Pocket Size LTE connectivity

Samsung has slowly but surely come up as one of the leading manufacturers in the mobile device industry. Their range of products includes offerings for every segment and price range of the market along with an added brand and product value.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is an entry-level product for the mid-ranging market segment which sits just above the low-range segment. This is a pocket-size smartphone boasting multiple powerful and attractive features for buyers.

Design and Build:

Considering the pricing, Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is easily one of the better-looking smartphones around. The matte and textured rear cover adds to its looks along with utilities for a strong grip. And this phone is extremely compact bearing in mind the specs it has inside. Up front, it has a capacitive touch button as a home function. Curved edges on all fours sides give this device an added smoothness.

Dimensions for this Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime come in at only 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.9 mm (5.70 x 2.84 x 0.35 inches). And despite its all-metal body, this model tips the scale at 160 grams.


Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime has a 5-inch TFT screen. Native screen resolution is 960x540 pixels, and it has a pixel density of 220 PPI (Pixels Per Inch). A 66.0% size ratio with the body, experts rate this as one of the best TFT screens around.

Performance Specs:

This Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime runs on a MediaTek MT6737T chipset which utilizes a QuadCore Cortex-A53 processor. A dedicated Mali-T720MP2 GPU works with the setup for optimum multi-tasking and keeping pace with LTE connectivity functions. Clock speeds for this processor setup come in at 1.4 GHz which is aided by a 1.5 GB RAM.

Storage Specs:

Internal storage comes in at 8 GB. And it can be extended to a maximum of 256 GB via microSD cards. There are 2 configurations available for extendable memory. Firstly, there's a dedicated microSD setup which can be extended till 256 GB. Secondly, there's a Dual-SIM slot option with microSD functionality.

Front and Rear Camera:

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime comes with an 8 MP primary rear camera which has a f/2.2 aperture. It comes with PDAF (Phase-Detection Auto-Focus) along with a single LED flash setup. Video recording maxes out at 720p @30 fps.

Its 5 MP secondary camera has the same aperture and with a selfie-dedicated LED flash. This is rated as one of the best setups for selfies in this price range even in low light conditions.

Android Version:

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime runs on an Android version 6.0 Marshmallow pre-installed with running updates.


It is powered by a 2600 mAh Lithium-Ion battery. Expected battery life is rated at around 12 3G-Talktime and up to 59 hours of audio playback.


This is one of the only devices in this price segment to come with LTE connectivity. Other connectivity options include Bluetooth v 4.2, MicroUSB v2.0 among others.

Philippines Market Review:

The Philippines have recorded one of the fastest growth percentages for consumer goods such as mobile devices. Not only does it have a rapidly rising mobile device consumer segment, but Philippines is also home to more than one major manufacturer of smartphones making this an industry hotspot.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is one of the most highly rated mid-range smartphones with LTE connectivity around. Powerful performance and strong camera setup have given this model positive sales figure in Philippines.

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Reviews of Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime
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Reviewed on 2016-08-08
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