Samsung is yet to officially announce Galaxy J2 (2018) in the market and now we have come across an interesting development regarding this device. While the smartphone has been doing rounds in the rumor mill as well several leaks have appeared previously, the handset has now appeared up in the accessories section of Samsung's official website.
The accessories page show the different cases available for the device. Samsung has further described the product as Jelly Cove Cover and has further stated that the cover is soft to the touch and lightweight to provide easy access to all the functions of Galaxy J2.
"It tightly fits the body of the smartphone and is perfectly compatible with it," the company has said. The cover will be available in Black, Coral Blue, Gold, and Pink colors, and it could also mean that the handset will also likely be launched in such color options.
There is also a Dual Layer Cover listed and the company has said that this cover offers more protection than the Jelly Cove Cover. "Protection, which does not interfere with the comfortable use of the smartphone. The Dual Layer Cover for Galaxy J2 provides double protection for your device. Its rigid outer shell protects from bumps, and the soft inner coating provides excellent cushioning," the company's description. This cover will also be offered in the same color options. This case weighs 28.9g as opposed to the Jelly Cove Cover which weighs 17.3g.
However, as of now, these two covers appear to be the only accessories for this handset. The is a possibility that the company could introduce more but they are yet to be listed on the website.
As for the smartphone, it is still a mystery as to when the Galaxy J2 (2018) is going to be unveiled. With today's report, it only reiterates that Samsung will soon announce the Galaxy J2 (2018).
Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) SM-J250 is now showing up in the accessories section of https://t.co/X3sdvik25t - going kinda official:https://t.co/yIMfS4wcVKhttps://t.co/gSOghjbV7V pic.twitter.com/338EGS7PdQ— Roland Quandt (@rquandt) January 2, 2018
Meanwhile, previous rumors and leaks have suggested that Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) will come with a 5-inch Super AMOLED QHD display of 540x960p resolution. It will be powered by a 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 (MSM8917) processor paired with 1.5GB RAM. It will offer 16GB internal storage which should be expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.
The smartphone will sport an 8MP rear shooter and a 5MP front-facing snapper. The handset will be backed by a 2600mAh battery and will run on an Android operating system. The dual-sim handset will offer connectivity options like 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, micro USB and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. It will measure 144x72x8 mm and weigh 153g.
The expected price of the Galaxy J2 (2018) has also recently surfaced in a retail listing. Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018) is expected to be priced around $140 when it's launched.