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Review of Galaxy J4 Core. Thorough explanation of the pros and cons of its functions and specifications/performances

Created date: 11/18/2018, 11:38:49, Updated date: 04/15/2020, 22:41:34

What are the strengths of the Galaxy J4 Core? We explain its advantages and disadvantages when compared to other smartphone. Even if you are not used to choosing between different smartphone, you'll learn to make the decision of whether or not the Galaxy J4 Core is right for you.

Galaxy J4 Core's features, performance, reviews

Galaxy J4 Core's size

The Galaxy J4 Core has a width of 3.0inches (76.1mm), a length of 6.3inches (160.6mm), and a thickness of 0.31inches (7.9mm). It might be possible to operate it with one hand, but depending on the person it might feel big. In addition, the weight of the Galaxy J4 Core is about 6.2oz (177g). You can feel some weight when holding it in one hand. You might feel tired if you operate it for a long time.

Assessing the overall ease of holding the Galaxy J4 Core, it has some difficulties but if you use it based on its strengths and weaknesses it will not cause many issues.

Galaxy J4 Core's screen

Galaxy J4 Core has a 6 inch display. It is fairly large and has a good presence. Photos, videos, and games will really enjoy this screen estate. It is also suited for productivity use such as creating a business document.

Galaxy J4 Core has a mid-range screen. It is OK for normal use, but if you want to enjoy photos, videos, or games at their best, you may feel dissatisfied.

Galaxy J4 Core's CPU specs

With the 1.4GHz×4(Quad core) for processing power, the Galaxy J4 Core has relatively low performance, and for gaming, watching movies and the like it may feel slightly lacking in power. However, for usage such as net browsing, phone calls, Twitter and Instagram you probably won't feel much stress.

The Galaxy J4 Core has only 1GB of RAM, quite a small amount. Cases of insufficient RAM occur regularly so even when using light apps there will be instability in operation and jerkiness.

Evaluating the overall speed of operation of the Galaxy J4 Core, it is a low-end smartphone and even in everyday use feels jumpy and jerky. There will probably be a lot of cases when you feel that it is lacking in performance.

Galaxy J4 Core's storage size

The data storage capacity of the Galaxy J4 Core is 16GB, and while it is enough for taking photos, it might feel insufficient for those who often shoot videos or who install many games.

The Galaxy J4 Core is compatible with SD cards, so it is possible to increase the capacity easily. Therefore, you probably do not need to be concerned with the storage capacity.

Galaxy J4 Core's camera specs

Galaxy J4 Core has a 8 MP main camera, which can serve you well in most cases. However, you might feel a little dissatisfied with the quality of the images.

Also, Galaxy J4 Core has an 5 MP front camera, which is an average figure for a smartphone camera. It is good enough for taking selfies, but you may be a little dissatisfied when you need to take a group photo or print your photos.

Galaxy J4 Core's battery performance

The battery performance of the Galaxy J4 Core is 3300mAh, so it has a relatively large capacity. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the Galaxy J4 Core is good. At this amount, you will not feel stressed even if you are on the internet and Twitter for a long time. Even when playing a game or watching a movie on the go, you can do so comfortably without needing to be conscious of the battery. However, some caution is necessary when watching movies or playing games for too long.

Galaxy J4 Core's general rating

The Galaxy J4 Core is a relatively capable smartphone. If used as the main smartphone, it may be somewhat inconvenient for everyday use, but it is at a generally acceptable level.

Advantages and disadvantages of Galaxy J4 Core

Advantages of Galaxy J4 Core

  • The display is very large, so it is perfect for watching videos or playing games.

Disadvantages of Galaxy J4 Core

  • It has a low-grade CPU, so you will experience severe stuttering when using an app.

Galaxy J4 Core's specs

Galaxy J4 Core
ImageGalaxy J4 Core
MakerSamsung
Release date11, 2018
ColorBlack/Gold/Blue
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)3.0inches (76.1mm) x 6.3inches (160.6mm) x 0.31inches (7.9mm)
Weight6.2oz (177g)
Display size6 inch
Display typeIPS LCD
Screen resolution (width x height)720 x 1480
Pixel density274ppi
Battery capacity3300mAh
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425
CPU specs1.4GHz×4(Quad core)
RAM size1GB
Storage size16GB
Rear-camera resolution8 MP
Front-camera resolution5 MP

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general rating

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twogeneral rating

Galaxy J4 Core

48.1-Color:Black/Gold/Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (76.1mm) x 6.3inches (160.6mm) x 0.31inches (7.9mm), Weight:6.2oz (177g), Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1480, Pixel density:274ppi, Display size:6 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425, CPU specs:1.4GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:1GB, Storage size:16GB, Battery capacity:3300mAh, Rear-camera resolution:8 MP, Front-camera resolution:5 MP

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

72.9Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.7inches (69mm) x 5.8inches (148mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm), Weight:5.7oz (161g), Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2960, Pixel density:567ppi, Display size:5.8 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Snapdragon 845 SDM845, CPU specs:2.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:64GB, Battery capacity:3000mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12.2 MP, Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

72.9Color:Titanium Gray/Midnight Black/Lilac Purple, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.7inches (69mm) x 5.8inches (148mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm), Weight:5.7oz (161g), Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2960, Pixel density:567ppi, Display size:5.8 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Snapdragon 845 SDM845, CPU specs:2.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:64GB, Battery capacity:3000mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12.2 MP, Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

71.6Color:/, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9inches (74mm) x 6.2inches (158mm) x 0.35inches (8.9mm), Weight:6.6oz (187g), Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2960, Pixel density:530ppi, Display size:6.2 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Snapdragon 845 SDM845, CPU specs:2.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB, Storage size:64GB, Battery capacity:3500mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12.2 MP, Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy A6s

71.7Color:Black/White/Blue/Pink/Red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0118inches (76.5mm) x 6.2inches (156.3mm) x 0.33inches (8.4mm), Weight:6.4oz (183g), Display type:PLS TFT, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2160, Pixel density:402ppi, Display size:6 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660, CPU specs:2.2GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB, Storage size:128GB, Battery capacity:3300mAh, Rear-camera resolution:12 MP, Front-camera resolution:12 MP

Galaxy A7 (2018)

75.3Color:Black/blue/gold/pink, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0236inches (76.8mm) x 6.3inches (159.8mm) x 0.3inches (7.5mm), Weight:5.9oz (168g), Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2220, Pixel density:411ppi, Display size:6 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Exynos 7885, CPU specs:2.2GHz+1.6GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB, Storage size:128GB, Battery capacity:3300mAh, Rear-camera resolution:24 MP, Front-camera resolution:24 MP

Galaxy On6

61.6Color:Black/Gold/Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8inches (70.2mm) x 5.9inches (149.3mm) x 0.32inches (8.2mm), Weight:5.4oz (154g), Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1480, Pixel density:293ppi, Display size:5.6 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Exynos 7870 Octa, CPU specs:1.6GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB, Storage size:64GB, Battery capacity:3000mAh, Rear-camera resolution:13 MP, Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy J7 (2018)

56.7Color:Black/Blue/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3inches (76.2mm) x 6.0315inches (153.2mm) x 0.34inches (8.6mm), Weight:6.4oz (181g), Display type:TFT, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1280, Pixel density:267ppi, Display size:5.5 inch, OS:Android, Chipset:Exynos 7870 Octa, CPU specs:1.6GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:2GB, Storage size:32GB, Battery capacity:3300mAh, Rear-camera resolution:13 MP, Front-camera resolution:13 MP

body size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody size

Galaxy J4 Core

50.8-Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (76.1mm) x 6.3inches (160.6mm) x 0.31inches (7.9mm)

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

59.2Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.7inches (69mm) x 5.8inches (148mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm)

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

59.2Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.7inches (69mm) x 5.8inches (148mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm)

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

52.3Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9inches (74mm) x 6.2inches (158mm) x 0.35inches (8.9mm)

Galaxy A6s

50.9Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0118inches (76.5mm) x 6.2inches (156.3mm) x 0.33inches (8.4mm)

Galaxy A7 (2018)

50.7Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0236inches (76.8mm) x 6.3inches (159.8mm) x 0.3inches (7.5mm)

Galaxy A9 (2018)

49.6Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0315inches (77mm) x 6.4inches (162.5mm) x 0.31inches (7.8mm)

Galaxy Note9

49.4Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.00787inches (76.4mm) x 6.4inches (161.9mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm)

body weight

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobody weight

Galaxy J4 Core

59.6-Weight:6.2oz (177g)

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

66.0Weight:5.7oz (161g)

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

66.0Weight:5.7oz (161g)

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

55.6Weight:6.6oz (187g)

Galaxy A6s

57.2Weight:6.4oz (183g)

Galaxy A7 (2018)

63.2Weight:5.9oz (168g)

Galaxy A9 (2018)

57.2Weight:6.4oz (183g)

Galaxy Note9

49.9Weight:7.0775oz (201g)

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen size

Galaxy J4 Core

90.0-Display size:6 inch

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

86.8Display size:5.8 inch

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

86.8Display size:5.8 inch

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

90.3Display size:6.2 inch

Galaxy A6s

90.0Display size:6 inch

Galaxy A7 (2018)

90.0Display size:6 inch

Galaxy A9 (2018)

90.5Display size:6.3 inch

Galaxy Note9

90.7Display size:6.4 inch

screen resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen resolution

Galaxy J4 Core

46.5-

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

92.7

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

92.7

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

92.7

Galaxy A6s

72.7

Galaxy A7 (2018)

73.6

Galaxy A9 (2018)

73.6

Galaxy Note9

92.7

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoRAM capacity

Galaxy J4 Core

20.0-RAM size:1GB

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

70.0RAM size:4GB

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

70.0RAM size:4GB

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

90.0RAM size:6GB

Galaxy A6s

90.0RAM size:6GB

Galaxy A7 (2018)

90.0RAM size:6GB

Galaxy A9 (2018)

93.4RAM size:8GB

Galaxy Note9

93.4RAM size:8GB

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twostorage size

Galaxy J4 Core

50.0-Storage size:16GB

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

67.0Storage size:64GB

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

67.0Storage size:64GB

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

67.0Storage size:64GB

Galaxy A6s

90.0Storage size:128GB

Galaxy A7 (2018)

90.0Storage size:128GB

Galaxy A9 (2018)

90.0Storage size:128GB

Galaxy Note9

95.0Storage size:512GB

battery

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twobattery

Galaxy J4 Core

69.5-Battery capacity:3300mAh

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

65.0Battery capacity:3000mAh

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

72.5Battery capacity:3500mAh

Galaxy A6s

69.5Battery capacity:3300mAh

Galaxy A7 (2018)

69.5Battery capacity:3300mAh

Galaxy A9 (2018)

77.0Battery capacity:3800mAh

Galaxy Note9

80.0Battery capacity:4000mAh

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the tworear-camera resolution

Galaxy J4 Core

50.0-Rear-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

59.8Rear-camera resolution:12.2 MP

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

59.8Rear-camera resolution:12.2 MP

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

59.8Rear-camera resolution:12.2 MP

Galaxy A6s

59.3Rear-camera resolution:12 MP

Galaxy A7 (2018)

87.6Rear-camera resolution:24 MP

Galaxy A9 (2018)

87.6Rear-camera resolution:24 MP

Galaxy Note9

59.3Rear-camera resolution:12 MP

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twofront-camera resolution

Galaxy J4 Core

50.0-Front-camera resolution:5 MP

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

Galaxy A6s

70.0Front-camera resolution:12 MP

Galaxy A7 (2018)

86.6Front-camera resolution:24 MP

Galaxy A9 (2018)

86.6Front-camera resolution:24 MP

Galaxy Note9

58.3Front-camera resolution:8 MP

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twogrip

Galaxy J4 Core

55.2-Color:Black/Gold/Blue, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0inches (76.1mm) x 6.3inches (160.6mm) x 0.31inches (7.9mm), Weight:6.2oz (177g)

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

62.6Color:/ /, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.7inches (69mm) x 5.8inches (148mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm), Weight:5.7oz (161g)

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

62.6Color:Titanium Gray/Midnight Black/Lilac Purple, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.7inches (69mm) x 5.8inches (148mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm), Weight:5.7oz (161g)

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

54.0Color:/, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9inches (74mm) x 6.2inches (158mm) x 0.35inches (8.9mm), Weight:6.6oz (187g)

Galaxy A6s

54.1Color:Black/White/Blue/Pink/Red, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0118inches (76.5mm) x 6.2inches (156.3mm) x 0.33inches (8.4mm), Weight:6.4oz (183g)

Galaxy A7 (2018)

56.9Color:Black/blue/gold/pink, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0236inches (76.8mm) x 6.3inches (159.8mm) x 0.3inches (7.5mm), Weight:5.9oz (168g)

Galaxy A9 (2018)

53.4Color:Caviar Black/Lemonade Blue/Bubblegum Pink, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0315inches (77mm) x 6.4inches (162.5mm) x 0.31inches (7.8mm), Weight:6.4oz (183g)

Galaxy Note9

49.6Color:Metallic Copper/Lavender Purple/Ocean Blue/Midnight Black/Pure White/Alpine White, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.00787inches (76.4mm) x 6.4inches (161.9mm) x 0.35inches (8.8mm), Weight:7.0775oz (201g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen cleanliness

Galaxy J4 Core

55.4-Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):720 x 1480, Pixel density:274ppi

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

89.4Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2960, Pixel density:567ppi

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

89.4Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2960, Pixel density:567ppi

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

88.4Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2960, Pixel density:530ppi

Galaxy A6s

84.9Display type:PLS TFT, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2160, Pixel density:402ppi

Galaxy A7 (2018)

85.2Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2220, Pixel density:411ppi

Galaxy A9 (2018)

82.9Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 2220, Pixel density:391ppi

Galaxy Note9

88.0Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2960, Pixel density:514ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoperformance

Galaxy J4 Core

18.0-OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425, CPU specs:1.4GHz×4(Quad core), RAM size:1GB

Galaxy S9 SCV38 au

89.1OS:Android, Chipset:Snapdragon 845 SDM845, CPU specs:2.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB

Galaxy S9 SC-02K docomo

89.1OS:Android, Chipset:Snapdragon 845 SDM845, CPU specs:2.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:4GB

Galaxy S9+ SCV39 au

91.8OS:Android, Chipset:Snapdragon 845 SDM845, CPU specs:2.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

Galaxy A6s

90.1OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660, CPU specs:2.2GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

Galaxy A7 (2018)

89.8OS:Android, Chipset:Exynos 7885, CPU specs:2.2GHz+1.6GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:6GB

Galaxy A9 (2018)

92.5OS:Android, Chipset:Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660, CPU specs:2.2GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

Galaxy Note9

94.4OS:Android, Chipset:Exynos 9810, CPU specs:2.7GHz+1.8GHz×8(OctaCore), RAM size:8GB

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