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Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) appears on Geekbench

As Samsung moves towards the launch of the 2017 editions of its budget ‘J’ series smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) has appeared on a popular benchmarking service. The device, which will be the entry-level ‘J’ series model in most markets, recorded a single-core score of 631 and a multi-score score of 1858.

While not providing a complete overview, the Geekbench listing does offer some details of the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) edition’s key specs. The device tested was powered by a Samsung Exynos 7570 chipset, included 2 GB RAM and ran Android 7.0 Nougat.

The handset that appeared on Geekbench carried the model number SM-J330F, and it is possible that final specification might vary slightly by market.

Samsung has carefully separated its various smartphone lines. Flagship devices are part of either the Note or ‘S’ series, mid-range device make up the ‘A’ series, while the ‘J’ series is comprised of entry-level products.