Samsung Galaxy J1 low-ender surfaces in leaked images, expected to be launched soon
Samsung is rumoured to launch new Galaxy J1 4G LTE low-ender with Android 4.4.4 KitKatReuters

South Korean technology giant Samsung is rumoured to launch a low-end smartphone to cater to buyers on shoestring budgets, called the Galaxy J1.

Now, the smartphone has surfaced in multiple leaked images that hint at an imminent launch.

According to a SamMobile report, where the images have been released, the Galaxy J1 smartphone will herald the beginning of an entirely new Samsung Galaxy J series of smartphones, and the handset will bear the model number SM-J100.

Check out the leaked image of Samsung's Galaxy J1 smartphone below:

Samsung Galaxy J1 low-ender surfaces in leaked images, expected to be launched soon
A leaked image of the Samsung Galaxy J1 low-end smartphoneSamMobile
Samsung Galaxy J1 low-ender surfaces in leaked images, expected to be launched soon
A leaked image of the Samsung Galaxy J1 low-end smartphoneSamMobile

The technical specifications of the Samsung Galaxy J1 are yet to surface officially, but the SamMobile report lists multiple key tech-specs of the smartphone, which are mentioned below:

  • 4.3in WVGA LCD display having resolution of 800x480
  • Android 4.4.4 KitKat operating system
  • 1.2GHz quad-core processor
  • 1GB RAM
  • 4GB internal storage
  • 5MP rear camera
  • 2MP front camera
  • MicroSD card slot for expansion of internal storage
  • 4G LTE, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and microUSB connectivity
  • 1850 mAh battery

On paper, the device looks custom-made for first-time smartphone buyers looking at purchasing an inexpensive smartphone.

Moreover, the 4G LTE connectivity of the Galaxy J1 should interest those looking at using social networking sites and email on their phones.