Skip to content

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS) vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)

Side by side comparison between Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS) vs Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS) phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

,
Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 Core XSamsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)00Point
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

vs
00PointSamsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 Core X
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone?

The comparison did not identify relevant items because the devices are similar. Check the table below to identify other different features (network frequencies, region and others).


44 Common items in both devices
1.4GHz 64bit Quad-Core
1GB LPDDR3
8GB (4.8GB available)
eMMC 5.0
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
154 grams (5.39 ounces)
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+37 specs and more in the table below

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

Highlight differencesClear highlight

📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
ModelGalaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Other model namesGalaxy J2 Core (Android Go) SM-J260F/Dual-simGalaxy J2 Core (Android Go) SM-J260Y/Dual-Sim
Country or region available(Europe)(Global, International)South AfricaUnited Arab Emirates
(Europe), (Global, International), South Africa, United Arab Emirates
Philippines
Philippines
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release date8/24/20188/24/2018
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)
Weight154 grams (5.39 ounces)154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
System versionAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7570 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7570 (14nm)
CPUQuad-Core, 1 processor:
1.4GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Quad-Core, 1 processor:
1.4GHz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP1 (830MHz)ARM Mali-T720 MP1 (830MHz)
Performance (benchmark)AnTuTu: 29459 (v5)AnTuTu: 29459 (v5)

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
RAM memory1GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR3
Internal storage8GB (4.8GB available)
eMMC 5.0
8GB (4.8GB available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Display typeTFT PLSTFT PLS
Screen size5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution540x960 pixels (16:9)540x960 pixels (16:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)220 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Refresh rate60Hz60Hz
Display featuresNot supportedNot supported

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandTri-Band 850/900/1800Tri-Band 850/900/1800
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800GSM 850/900/1800
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/2100UMTS 850/900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Back camera (main camera)8 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
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
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
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

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
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

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
NFCNot supportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Battery typeLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity2600 mAh2600 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy14 hours14 hours
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black, Gold, Lavender
- Android Go edition
- Colors: Black, Gold, Lavender
- Android Go edition

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260F/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260Y/DS)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.933W/kg (head), 1.587W/kg (body)0.717W/kg (head), 1.587W/kg (body)
X

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to cookies. See more details: Privacy policy.