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Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260F vs Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F

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

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro X03Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260F
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260F
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 Core X08Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
5"
AMOLED

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1.5GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F

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!


03 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260F
Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FvsGalaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
 10%10%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.1 OreovsAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat

08 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250FvsGalaxy J2 Core SM-J260F
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1.5GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR3
 108%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GB (10GB user available)vs8GB (4.8GB user available)
 1%1%
+Lighter
153 grams (5.36 ounces)vs154 grams (5.39 ounces)
 6%6%
+Thinner
8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT PLS
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Ambient LightvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot supported

31 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
540x960 pixels
220 PPI
5"
(back) 8MP
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
f/2.2 (aperture)
(front) 5MP
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, BeiDou
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
4.2 version A2DP
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go / MicroUSB 2.0
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 J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
ModelGalaxy J2 Core SM-J260FGalaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Also known asGalaxy J2 Core (Android Go) SM-J260F Single-simSamsung Galaxy J2 Pro 2018 SM-J250FZKAXFA
Country or region availableIrelandTurkeySouth Africa
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateAugust, 2018January, 2018
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)72.3 x 143.8 millimeters (2.85 x 5.66 in)
Weight154 grams (5.39 ounces)153 grams (5.36 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 (28nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A531.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 308 500Mhz
RAM memory1GB LPDDR31.5GB LPDDR3
Internal storage8GB (4.8GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
16GB (10GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Display typeTFT PLSSuper AMOLED
Screen size5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution540x960 pixels540x960 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)220 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandTri-Band 850/900/1800Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)LTE Cat4 800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE 2300/2600 (Bands 38,40)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, 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 J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
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 J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
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 on both cameras
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
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 J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
Front camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)HD (1280x720 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
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 J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
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, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
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
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Lavender
- Android Go edition
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame
- Plastic back
- Samsung Pay mini
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh2600 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core SM-J260FSamsung Galaxy Grand Prime Pro SM-J250F
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UK0.933 W/Kg (head) | 1.587 W/Kg (body)0.513 W/Kg (head) | 1.2 W/Kg (body)