Straight outta 2010: Samsung Galaxy J1 mini goes official with woeful specs

4-inch 800 x 480 TFT screen. 768MB RAM. VGA front camera. 1,500 mAh battery. The 2016-unveiled Samsung Galaxy J1 mini.

Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) goes on sale early in UAE at the equivalent of $135

The Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) hasn’t technically been announced yet, but it’s been spotted selling in Dubai stores for $135 with sub-par specs in tow.

Press renders show Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) in full ultra-low-end glory

The no doubt looming Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) shows its face to the press again, this time in hi-res render form, with your choice of three coats of paint.

Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) pictured in pre-release form, sub-par specs likely in tow

The no doubt looming Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016) shows its budget-friendly face early in a series of leaked live pics, also divulging its humble specs.

Samsung Galaxy J1 mini is apparently in the works with 4-inch display, super-low price

Most mobile consumers seem to favor phablet form factors nowadays, but the Samsung Galaxy J1 mini may aim to spark a 4-inch comeback with a $50 price tag.

Samsung Galaxy J1 tipped as upcoming entry-level Android

What can you expect from the Samsung Galaxy J1, a lower-end Android that seems to be in the works?