One of many apparent benefits of getting flagship (Android) smartphones is that they’re at all times the primary in line to get the most recent and best OS/safety updates. Barring a couple of exceptions, that’s the case with virtually all OEMs. And contemplating how infamous (some) Android producers could be with updates, it’s at all times nice to see an replace notification pop-up on a price range or mid-range smartphone.
Speaking about OEMs, Samsung perhaps recognized world wide for its feature-packed Galaxy S and Galaxy Notice flagship sequence, however the chaebol makes plenty of different smartphones, catering to all value segments. One such smartphone – Galaxy J5 Prime – is reportedly getting the Android Oreo replace.
Based on The Android Soul, Galaxy J5 Prime models in UAE are being seeded the replace. The OTA replace package deal, which is round 918MB in measurement, bears software program identifier G570FXXU1CRH9. As is at all times the case, the rollout is phased, so it might take some time for Galaxy J5 Prime models world wide (together with these in India) to get it.
To recall, Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime was launched in India back in 2016, at a value of Rs 14,790. The smartphone initially launched with Android Marshmallow out-of-the-box, so it’s nice to see it getting bumped as much as Android Oreo, even supposing even that’s dated now, having been outmoded by Android Pie.
Samsung Galaxy J5 Prime is powered by a quad-core Exynos SoC, paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inner storage. There’s additionally an growth slot that may take up microSD playing cards of as much as 256GB. The smartphone has a 5.-inch TFT HD show with a decision of 720×1280 pixels. For imaging, there’s a 13-megapixel rear digicam, and a 5-megapixel selfie shooter.
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All commonplace connectivity choices are included within the combine, and a 2,400mAh battery rounds off the spec sheet.