Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime: Specifications, Hard Reset Instructions and User Manual

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is an Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) smartphone with respectable specifications for everyday use. It packs Mediatek MT6737T chipset with quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU and Mali-T720MP2 GPU. To enhance the performance, it also includes 1.5 GB of RAM. You can’t expect monstrous processing speed from the device, but it already has the capacity to be a good productivity booster. There shouldn’t be any serious delay that can interrupt your work or fun. The 4G LTE connectivity will give you more joy while browsing the internet since it enables faster data speed. It’s also quite helpful when you spend most of your time working online. To support the performance, it uses removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery. Storage department is not bad. You’ll get 8 GB built-in memory to store your files and storage expansion is allowed. You can add microSD card up to 256 GB via memory card slot (single SIM models) or SIM 2 slot (dual SIM models).


Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is a good looking smartphone but there is nothing new to celebrate in terms of design. It has ergonomic shape, with curved corners and non-slip rear grip pattern, so you can hold it more comfortably. On the front panel you can see a 5.0″ PLS TFT LCD display with a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels and 220 ppi pixel density. Although it’s not a superb display, you can still view good quality visuals. It also has wider viewing angles so that you can read text, watch videos or view other contents more comfortably. The multitouch touchscreen is a plus point due to its responsiveness. The spacious virtual keyboard should have solved large fingers’ typing issues.

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime is equipped with decent cameras. On the rear panel you can find the primary 8 MP camera which features f/2.2 aperture, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection and video recording capability. It’s a fine camera for capturing your precious momentsn and share them on your social media. If you like to take selfies, the secondary 5MP camera should be good enough to please you. It features f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. It means that the camera is also capable of capturing good images in low-light conditions.

Other features available in Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime:
– Connectivity options: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot; Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE; microUSB v2.0; USB On-The-Go
– FM radio, RDS, recording
– Accelerometer and Proximity sensor
– Email, Push Mail, Instant Messaging, HTML browser
– Smart Switch for simple data transfer
– MP4/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer


Size: 144.8 x 72.1 x 8.9 mm (5.70 x 2.84 x 0.35 in)
Weight: 160 g (5.64 oz)


How to Hard Reset Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime
1. From Main Menu go to Settings.
2. Find Backup and Reset option.
3. Select Factory Data Reset.
4. Tap Reset Phone.
5. Select Erase Everything.


Download Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime User Manual



  1. A Galaxy J2 Prime unit, is my problem, a sudden in intended reset has occur … the dialect was change, and I don’t understand… how can I restore the previous setting? please help me… I cant use my phone by now…

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