Samsung Galaxy J Max review: Have you heard that Samsung has launched the massive, 7-inch monster called the Galaxy J Max phablet in India. Samsung phone Galaxy J Max shows up that is so large that it makes us question whether it is just a small tablet with phone functionality.
Samsung Galaxy J Max review
It is interesting looking Samsung phone with the ring flash-looking thing around the camera called Smart Glow While smartphones with 5.5-inch to 5.7-inch displays have now become a commonplace, manufacturers are now experimenting with even bigger displays.
The Samsung Galaxy J Max is a large screen phablet for people who want the best of both worlds a smartphone’s calling ability and a tablet’s screen real estate. Released on July 8, 2016, the device features a gigantic 7-inch display that blurs the line between a smartphone and a tablet. It also features a huge 4000 mAh battery for facilitating longer usage time. It’s launched officially at Samsung site.
The front-page news is that features of the Galaxy J Max that can possibly be seen from miles away is its huge 7-inch WXGA TFT display that runs the solution of 1,280 x 800p resolution display. Yes, the phone’s comically large display removes any dream of one-handed use you might have had with the Samsung has dual-SIM card space with 4G LTE and VoLTE. It has a slightly larger display, and it looks hard. It has capacitive multi-touch and HD WXGA resolution (1280×720 pixels) that offers an immersive viewing experience. The device can act as an entertainment hub for avid mobile users. To save people from using such a large phone, Samsung is bundling a Bluetooth headphone for free with the Galaxy J Max.
The Galaxy J Max is motorized by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor paired with 1.5GB of RAM. On the storage front, you get 16GB involved storage and a microSD card slot for more extra extension.
The Galaxy J Max is equipped with a 1.5GHz quad-core Spreadtrum processor with four ARM Cortex-A53 CPU cores paired with 1.5GB RAM and 8GB internal storage. For loading progress, the Galaxy J Max features a micro SD card slot, which can be used with up to 200GB micro SD cards.
The J Max has dual-SIM card slot (Nano SIM + Micro SIM), and it can link to all 4G LTE systems in India. It can flat place VoLTE calls over internet protocol. The oher connectivity feature includes 2.4GHz Wi-Fi b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Bluetooth v4.0, GPS (with A-GPS, GLONASS, and BeiDou), and a microUSB 2.0 port.
The Galaxy J Max has a broader design than most smartphones, thanks to a superior display. It features a flexible body with a patterned changeable back for ensuring better grip. Its volume and power buttons are on the right and a microUSB port as well as the headphone jack on the top. It is 8.7mm thin, but it doesn’t weigh too much thanks to a soft body.
Samsung has equipped the Galaxy J Max with an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera with /1.9 aperture, autofocus mechanism, an LED flash, and HD video recording at 30fps. There’s a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with /2.2 apertures for good-looking selfie. The camera isn’t as feature-rich as the ones on smartphones like the Mi Max and the Lenovo Moto G4 Plus as it lacks 1080p video recording.
Battery and operating system:
The Galaxy J Max allows Samsung to include a 4,000mAh battery and includes connectivity features such as dual SIM card slots with 4G LTE and VoLTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. It runs on dated Android 5.1 Lollipop OS wrapped under Touch Wiz UI.
The Galaxy J Max comes with Bike Type that was earlier launched with the Galaxy J3 (2016) and Ultra Data Saver mode.
Price and Conclusion
The Samsung Galaxy J Max will set you back by Rs 13,400 for Indian people and at least $200 for importers. It is available in Black and Gold colors and will be presented to purchase at online and offline retailers later this month and is available via flash sales online. It will go on sale in India through online and offline channels starting from the Julyend. It also comes with 6 months double data offer for Airtel prepaid value up to Rs. 4,500. The J Max comes with a Bluetooth headset included and a 1 year premium payment of the Viu streaming service.
Finally, and most unluckily, the Galaxy J Max out of the box runs Android Lollipop, which has already become a second long in the tooth. Samsung did not comment whether the phone will get an update to either Marshmallow or the upcoming Nougat, but do not be shocked if the answer to that is a resounding no.
Accessories Available with the box
- Warranty Statement,
- User Manual
- Wall Adapter
- Data cable