PROS and CONS of SAMSUNG GALAXY J6 PLUS

Samsung J6 plus price in Kenya

Samsung released the Galaxy J6 plus in September 2018.

Samsung Galaxy J6 Plus pros

  • Good display with vivid colors and good contrast
  • Visible screen even under direct sunlight
  • Has dual Cameras at the back
  • Front Camera has a flash
  • Good battery life that takes you for more than a day
  • In built ability to move apps and app data to SD card
  • Dedicated SD card slot
  • Auto-brightness feature detects minor light changes
  • Has infinity screen
  • Has face unlock option
  • Design offers good grip that makes it hard to drop the phone
  • Premium good look
  • Feels light in your hand

Samsung Galaxy J6 Plus Cons

  • Slow fingerprint that sometimes fails to work
  • It takes time before you get used to fingerprint/power button feature. Left handed people will have a difficult time using the right hand oriented fingerprint.
  • Locating the fingerprint scanner is hard because it is hidden in the design of the phone.
  • Switching between apps takes some time despite having 3GB RAM
  • Slow charging
  • Has a single speaker that is screechy when volume is high
  • You cannot get 4G on both Sim Cards at the same time
  • Face unlock sometimes misses your face
  • No AMOLED technology
  • Many unnecessary In-built Samsung apps

Samsung J6 Plus Price in Kenya

The 32 GB ROM and 3 GB RAM version costs Ksh. 19, 999. (Prices may vary slightly)

Other Observations

  • The screen does not have a notch, which you may consider a Pro or a Con. Most 2018 phones mid-range phones have a notch.
  • Volume keys, SD card slot, and the Sim card tray are on the left side.

Samsung Galaxy J6 plus Specs

Screen: 6 inch IPS LCD

Screen to body ratio: 73.6%

Internal Memory: 64 GB or 32GB

RAM: 4GB or 3GB

Rear Camera: Dual 13MP and 5 MP

Selfie Camera: 8 MP with Flash

Battery: 3300 mAh Lithium Ion (Non-Removable)

Network: 2G/3G/4G LTE

Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo

Chipset: Snapdragon 425

CPU: Quad core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53

Dimensions: 161.4×76.9×7.9 mm

Weight: 178 grams  

Sim Card: Dual Nano Sim (Dual stand-by)

Micro SD: Expandable to 512 GB (Dedicated SD slot)

3.5 mm jack: Yes

USB: 2.0

FM Radio: Yes

Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (mounted on the right side)

Who should buy Samsung Galaxy J6 plus?

  • Those who love watching videos
  • Internet surfers
  • Anyone with large files to keep
  • Samsung lovers who only care about the brand.

Who should avoid the Samsung Galaxy J6 plus?

  • Left handed people
  • Gaming lovers
  • Users of heavy apps
  • Camera enthusiasts

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SAMSUNG J6 PLUS