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Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS) vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo vs Samsung Galaxy J2 Core phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy J2 Core XSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)14Points
Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Removable)

vs
02PointsSamsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)Compare Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo X
Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
5"
PLS

540x960

8
MP

5mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)vsGalaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)2 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
+1.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Core34%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
+2GB LPDDR3100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs1GB LPDDR3
+16GB (10GB available)108%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs8GB (4.8GB available)
+7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)17%
Thinner
vs8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT PLS
+720x1280 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
vs540x960 pixels
+267 PPI21%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs220 PPI
+5.5"10%
Larger screen
vs5"
+(back) 13MP60%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+f/1.9 (aperture)16%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
vsAndroid 8.1 Oreo
+3000 mAh15%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2600 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs+154 grams (5.39 ounces)10%
Lighter
4.1 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster

26 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo only main camera
+19 specs and more in the table below

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

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Physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
ModelGalaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Other model namesSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo J701M/Dual-SimGalaxy J2 Core (Android Go) Single-sim SM-J260M
Country or region available(Latin America)
(Latin America)
(Latin America)Argentina
(Latin America), Argentina
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release dateAugust, 2017August, 2018
Depth7.6 millimeters (0.3 inches)8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)78.6 x 152.4 millimeters (3.09 x 6 in)72.1 x 143.4 millimeters (2.84 x 5.65 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)154 grams (5.39 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7870 (14nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)
CPU processor1.6Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A531.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T830 MP1 700MhzARM Mali-T720 MP2
RAM memory2GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)8GB (4.8GB available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT PLS
Screen size5.5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels540x960 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)267 PPI220 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 700/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,13,17,28,66)LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusNot supportedSupported
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
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length23mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
RadioFM (RDS)FM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263MP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 + A2DP4.2 + 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, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedNot supported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Silver
- ISDB-T HDTV
- Dongle for TV
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, Silver, Gold, Lavender
- Android Go edition
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplySamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)
Battery capacity3000 mAh2600 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 day840 minutes | 14 hours | 0.6 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy J7 Neo (SM-J701M/DS)Samsung Galaxy J2 Core (SM-J260M)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.68W/kg (head) | 0.38W/kg (body)0.61W/kg (head) | 0.61W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.519W/kg (head) | 1.39W/kg (body)feature not registered
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