Skip to content

Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337A vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Shine phones with full specifications. What's the best?

,
Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 Shine X08Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337A
Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337A
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 X02Samsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Samsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337A

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


08 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337A
Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337AvsGalaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
 100%100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 1%1%
+Lighter
152 grams (5.32 ounces)vs154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsTFT PLS
 78%78%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1280 pixelsvs540x960 pixels
 34%34%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
294 PPIvs220 PPI
 16%16%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.9 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported

02 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260AvsGalaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337A
 1%1%
+Thinner
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+Android 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.1 OreovsAndroid 8.0 Oreo

34 Common items in both devices
1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
2GB LPDDR3
16GB (9GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
Plastic body, front glass
16 million
5"
(back) 8MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
(front) 5MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE
150 Mbps
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
2600 mAh
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
4.2 version A2DP
MicroUSB 2.0 / MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
ModelGalaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337AGalaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Also known asAT&T Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337AZKCATTAT&T Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260AZDDATT, Galaxy J2 2018
Country or region availableUSAUSA
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateJune, 2018September, 2018
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)70.2 x 142.8 millimeters (2.76 x 5.62 in)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)
Weight152 grams (5.32 ounces)154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A531.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP2ARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (9GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
16GB (9GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT PLS
Screen size5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels540x960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1700/1900UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14)LTE Cat4 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Main camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Front camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Proximity
Other features- Colors: Black
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Gold
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh2600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered5V/1.55A=7.75W
Talk timefeature not registered960 minutes | 16 hours | 0.7 day
Standbyfeature not registered19500 minutes | 325 hours | 13.5 days
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy Express Prime 3 SM-J337ASamsung Galaxy J2 Shine SM-J260A
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.22 W/Kg (head) | 1.56 W/Kg (body)0.99 W/Kg (head) | 1.55 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered