Xiaomi Redmi 3s Vs Samsung J2: Which One Is A Better Option?

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Xiaomi Redmi 3s Vs Samsung J2: Which One Is A Better Option?

There has been much hype about the two recently launched Smartphones; the Samsung J2 and the Xiaomi Redmi 3s. Galaxy J2 was recently launched and comes with a turbo speed and smart glow technology in addition to the previously offered S bike mode. Redmi 3s is a Xiaomi manufactured smartphone and is available in 2GB and 3GB ram. In this article, we will check out the specs of both the phones to decide which one is better.


While Redmi Note 3 is equipped with a 5.5inch FHD display coupled with 401PPI, Samsung J2 is equipped with 5-inch display super AMOLED paired with 294PPI. Additionally, the Galaxy J2 came in chrome bezel with a matte finish and patterned back.

Hardware Wise Both Are Different

Samsung Galaxy J2 is powered by Mali-400MP2 graphics, 8GB and 1.5GB Ram of internal storage, Spreadtrum SC8830 processor, which can be expanded up to 128 GB. While the Redmi Note 3 is powered by 650 Snapdragon processor for both the 3GB and 2 GB RAM variants paired with Adreno 510 graphics.

If you compare the specifications of both the smartphones, you can clearly see the Redmi Note 3 wins as it offers more storage capacity and increased RAM paired with a powerful processor. While Samsung J2 is paired with a 2600mAh battery which is quite less than a 4000mAh battery that is offered by the Redmi Note 3.

Camera Result

Samsung Galaxy J2 comes with 8MP rear LED flash camera that is paired with a 5MP front facing the camera with f/3.2 space for both sensors. It is possible to capture selfies that are framed with the 8MP back camera with the Selfie assist element. On the other hand, Redmi Note 3, will give you 16MP rear camera and 5MP front facing the camera with a f/2.0 opening.

Advanced Features

The good thing about Redmi Note 3 is that it includes the fingerprint sensor on the back side of the phone which enables you to unlock the device easily. On the other hand, Galaxy J2 doesn’t have this feature but, its comes with standard sensors like the proximity and accelerometer.

The smart glow feature in the Samsung J2 phone allows you to color code your apps, usage alerts, and contacts. This feature allows the users to stay updated with every essential notification.

The best thing about Samsung J2 is that it provide support to the Turbo Speed Technology which improves the performance of the phone by consuming fewer resources for completing a task. Additionally, the TST loads apps up to 50% faster than smartphones that have double RAM. If you install the MIUI 8 in the Redmi Note 3, you will experience additional features like scrolling screenshots.

Both Support 4G

Both support 4G LTE connectivity and the come with other usual features like Bluetooth, dual-sim, Wi-Fi, etc. The Xiaomi phone stands out with the USB OTG function.


While the 2GB RAM/16GB storage variant of Redmi Note 3 is priced for Rs.9,999 (USD 94), the model with 3GB RAM/32GB storage is available at Rs. 11,999 ( USD 114). Nonetheless, Samsung J2 is available for Rs. 9,750 (USD 93) and is available both at online and offline stores.


If you ask us, we will say that if you like increased RAM, big display, paired with heavy battery and storage then go for Redmi Note 3. Though the Samsung Galaxy J2 comes with new features like turbo speed and smart glow, increased storage and RAM to help you perform your tasks quickly. If you are not concerned with the big screens and you have been using previous Redmi devices, you should test the new Samsung G J2 since it includes new features.

This post was submitted by Muhammad Shoaib of Top10BestPro.

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