There are companies around the world that are having a great impact, and influence on the economy, culture, and expectations on people, not only users, but resellers, journalists, news portals, and of course, the rest of companies, always using them as reference. One of these companies is Samsung, which in July released Samsung Galaxy J 2 Pro, as a Galaxy line product.
This phone resulting having interesting and innovative features, in direct relation to its predecessor, and on the specific line of product, and range it belongs to. However, before getting deep into expectations, and technical specifications, it would be worthy to explain a little bit, how this company became in what it is today, the second phone manufacturer on the planet.
A little bit of history
Since 1938, the year Samsung was founded in South Korea; it has been an important company in technology, with great lines of product, building and selling devices from any types, like radios, televisions, appliances, and others, offering all the time good quality, guarantee, and technical support, becoming a known and recognized brand by users, in relation to good functioning.
However, with the arrival of the mobile phone, and the massification of this technology, getting used by millions of people starting in the year of 1990, Samsung found its mobile division, but been overshadowed by other companies in the sector with more experience, like Nokia, Motorola, Siemens, and Ericsson, leaving the Korean company several steps below in this specific business.
The beginning of success in mobile business
So, Samsung was a successful company, being present in most of the product lines referring to technology. Nevertheless, in the mobile phone business, was overcome for other more specialized enterprises, by far, releasing phones with very little expectation, regular sales, and always several steps behind Nokia and Motorola, leaders in field, selling millions releasing innovative products.
However, all of this was about to change, in 2007 with the birth the of smart phone, as it is known today, by the hand of Apple and Steve Jobs, with the Iphone and IOS operating system, and a year later, the released of Android as an operating system, in the HTC Dream. Therefore, this is the beginning of Samsung as company to stomp on mobile business, and start having influence on it.
But, why it was the beginning? For a simple reason, Samsung was the company that saw the real potential on Android, and devices with big screen size, multi-touch, and no keyboard, to face Apple and the Iphone in a competitive way, always betting on this alternative operating system, that will become the most used on mobile devices today, thanks to this big company, too.
In the same way, in order to compete with Apple, Samsung decided to visualize and apply its business on a completely opposite way and approach, releasing several line products with all ranges, qualities, and prices, addressed to all kinds of users, unlike Apple, selling only just one phone model a year, belonging to high range category, being expensive and not for everyone.
Arrival of the Galaxy line products
In the year of 2009, to compete with Apple, Samsung designs a general line of products called Galaxy, with several types of models with different approaches regarding users, range, specifications, and price. Nowadays, over 70 phones have been released belonging to Samsung Galaxy series, without counting tablets, smart watches and other devices.
In the same order of ideas, the first Galaxy model was the Samsung Galaxy or i7500, with high end features for that time. Then, in 2010 it was released the first Samsung Galaxy S, as a premium sub-line of products, being released once a year, as flag ship of the company, still existing today.
Over the years, according to range and price, Samsung has released sub-lines of products in the general Galaxy line, like the Note as powerful and big screen phones, the Mini as cut versions of flag ships, the A line addressed to business men, with metal luxurious phones, Duos with double SIM, and the J line as a mix, offering low, mid and high end phones, with innovative features.
The latest Samsung Galaxy J 2 Pro
Specifically, the latest release of Samsung in relation to the J sub-line of products is the Galaxy J 2 Pro, a low end device with interesting and innovative features for the price, being a great option for young people, who want to stay connected, and shared content over social media, and others.
This model has a 5.0 inch display, with a HD resolution of 1280 x 720 and Super Amoled technology, giving sharp images and oversaturated colors, it has 2 GB of ram (previous model had only 1.5 GB), 16 GB storage capacity (8 GB on previous J 2), SD card slot until 32 GB, a Quad core processor running at 1.5 GHZ, a 2.600 mAH battery, double SIM, and Android Marshmallow 6.0.
On other features, the Samsung Galaxy J 2 Pro has 4g capabilities, with LTE, Wi-fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and it has 8 mm thickness, being very thin and light in the hand. However, the most interesting feature of this phone is the use of Smart Glow, a surrounded light on the flash functioning as smart notification, with different colors, depending on the phone state.
Availability date and price
The Samsung Galaxy J 2 Pro can be bought since July 2016, on colors that are tendency in the industry now, like black, silver and gold. Regarding to price, it costs 142 dollars, being a low end device, but having more that interesting features in relation to performance, screen size, software, hardware, and other features on the latest device on the J line of Galaxy products.
In conclusion, this phone represents a great opportunity, to buy a more than capable device, affordable, and with enough power and connectivity options to be connected, watch movies and videos, take photos and selfies, internet browsing and email, and occasional games to kill time, that is why, the Samsung Galaxy J Pro 2 stands out as an affordable option to have a smart phone.