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Upcoming Release/Launch Date in India: 13 Mar 2017 (Expected)

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Price: Rs. 7,999 (Expected)

As per several rumours and leaks, Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) price in India would be around Rs. 7,999. Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) release date in India (expected) is 13 Mar 2017. The Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) will be available in different colour options - Black. It could be available in India for sale on either of these online sellers - Flipkart, Amazon or Snapdeal.

Key Features

  • 5-Inch HD Super AMOLED Display
  • 5 MP(Primary) 2 MP(Front)
  • 16 GB Internal Memory and Upto 64GB
  • Quad Core 1.4 GHz
  • 2600 mAH Battery
  • 1.5 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) News

  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) receives WiFi Certification

    Team MKP - 11 January 17

    Samsung has recently announced 2017 version of Galaxy A series. The company has plans to launch C series smartphones soon. But in between all these launches, Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) received WiFi certification. The upcoming phone had already spotted on several benchmarking sites and passed several certificates. Now, with the receiving of WiFi certificate, we could expect its immediate launch in a couple of weeks. However, no release plans of the Galaxy J3 (2017) has been surfaced yet.

    As per all leaks and rumours about the phone in the past, the phone will get a 5-inch HD display loaded with the Snapdragon 430 chipset paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB native storage. There will be a 5-megapixel rear camera and a 2-megapixel selfie camera. Battery-wise, the phone gets a 2600 mAh battery.

  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) with Snapdragon 425 spotted on GFXBench

    Team MKP - 23 November 16

    Samsung upcoming smartphone, Galaxy J3 (2017) has been appeared a couple of times on the net in the recent past. It has passed FCC certificate, received Bluetooth certification and also spotted on TENAA. A couple of days back, press images of the Galaxy J3 (2017) went online. Now, the phone is appeared on GFXBench - a benchmarking site citing most of the specs.

    As per the benchmarking list, Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) will flaunt a 5-inch HD display. Inside, there will be a 1.4GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 425 / 427 SoC coupled with 1.5GB of RAM. Storage-wise, the phone is loaded with a 16GB of internal space.

    Codenamed as SM-J327, the Galaxy J3 (2017) comes with a 5-Megapixel rear camera and a 2-Megapixel front camera. The handset runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Battery information is not disclosed yet.

    Considering all specifications, it should be priced less than Rs 8000 in India. The phone is expected to get announced at CES 2017 or before that.

  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) first press image surfaced

    Team MKP - 18 November 16

    Samsung has targeted a couple of devices under Galaxy series and launch them with little tweaks and minor upgrades every year. Samsung launched the Galaxy J3 (2016) this year and is now all set to introduce the Galaxy J3 (2017) by the end of this year. The phone was making News for various reasons. Now, the very first press image of the Galaxy J3 (2017) appeared. The phone carries the same design and look with same home button and capacitive buttons on either sides.

    Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) has already appeared on Zauba and GFXBench. The phone has also passes certain certifications including Bluetooth and FCC. The leaked specification of the phone includes Snapdragon 430 processor with 2GB of RAM. It will run on Android Marshmallow. No other specifications have been leaked yet.

    Most probably, Samsung would launch this phone by the end of this year or early 2017. Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) will be launched in India as well and could be priced around Rs 9000. You can expect its release date in India and availability by the end of February 2017.

  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) passes Bluetooth certification

    Team MKP - 27 October 16

    After appearing on Zauba listing and receiving FCC certificate, Samsung upcoming device, Galaxy J3 (2017) has now cleared Bluetooth certificate as well. Codenamed as SM-J327P, Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) specifications are not leaked yet barring its screen size confirmed on Zauba listing. Considering the competition and trend, Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) is expected to hit the market with a decent set of specifications including Quad Core processor combined with 2GB RAM, 8 MP primary snapper, 5 MP front snapper.


    Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) is expected to compete other smartphones priced under Rs 10000 in India. The device has got its price tag of Rs 6843 per unit on the Zauba listing. The phone is rumoured to have a global launch early 2017.

  • Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) passes FCC certification

    Team MKP - 25 October 16

    Samsung has faced a huge chunk of loss after the debacle of their recently launched high end smartphone, Galaxy Note 7. But the company is now geared up with their plans of launching budget smartphones across the globe next year. Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) is one of them. Recent development about the upcoming device is that the phone has now passed FCC certificate with an ID - A3LSMJ327P, which will be pasted on the battery of the device.

    Last time, the phone was spotted on Zauba listing with a price tag of Rs 6843 per unit. The phone will carry a 5-inch screen size, shown in the listing. No other concrete information or specification about the upcoming J3 (2017) has leaked so far. A Quad Core processor with 2GB of RAM is expected. A decent set of cameras - 8MP (Primary) and 5MP (Front) could be installed.

    Codenamed as SM-J327P, the Galaxy J3 (2017) is expected to hit the market early 2017 under INR 10000. It will be available in Silver color variant as well.

  • Alleged Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) appears on Zauba

    Team MKP - 8 October 16

    Lately, we have come across another zauba listing where successor of Samsung Galaxy J7(2016) successor, Galaxy J7 (2017) made its way to the listing. However, no concrete information or specification about the upcoming J7 has revealed in the listing. Now, a couple of day later, yet another J Series smartphone appeared on the Zauba listing with a price tag of Rs 6843 per unit. This would not be the actual retail price of the phone after its launch. With this price tag, we can expect that the phone might cost you Rs 8999 at the time of launch.

    Codenamed as SM-J327P, another Galaxy J3 is in making - could be Galaxy J3 (2017). As per the listing, the same screen size model spotted in the list measuring 5-inch.

    Apart from screen, there are no other information revealed in the listing. A Quad Core processor with 2GB RAM is expected. A decent set of cameras - 8MP (Rear) abd 5MP (Front) could be fitted. 

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) Specifications


Brand Samsung
Model Galaxy J3 (2017)
Release Date 13th Mar 2017
Color Black
OS Platform Android
OS Version v6.0(Marshmallow)
Sim Type Dual Sim
Sim Size Micro + Micro
Hybrid Slot
Fingerprint Sensor


Dimensions 0 x 0 x 0 mm
Weight 0 grams
Device Type Smartphone


Display Size 5-Inch
Display Resolution 720x1280 Pixel
Display Type HD Super AMOLED Display
Pixel Density 294 ppi
Gorilla Glass


Processor Type Quad Core
Processor Speed 1.4 GHz
GPU Adreno 308


Rear Camera 5 MP
Auto Focus
Video Resolution HD
Secondary Camera 2 MP
Auto Focus


Internal Memory 16 GB Internal Memory
Expendable Memory
Expandable Memory Upto 64GB


2G Network GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
3G Network UMTS 2100 MHz
4G Network TD-LTE 2300(band 40) FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
Usb Type
Screen Mirroring
JIO Support


Battery 2600 mAH Battery
Type Li-ion
Wireless Charging
Quick Charging