No Android Oreo love for Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 (2017) until September, at least in Turkey

Samsung’s low to mid-end Galaxy J3, J5 and J7 phones from last year are only expected to receive official Android Oreo updates in late September in Turkey.

Sprint and Boost Mobile quietly release affordable Galaxy J7 Refine and J3 Achieve

Priced at $230 and up, the 5.5-inch Samsung Galaxy J7 Refine supports Bixby Vision assistance, while the lower-cost 5-inch J3 Achieve does not.

Low-cost Samsung Galaxy J3 Star runs Oreo, supports T-Mo’s 600MHz LTE tech

Released with absolutely no fanfare on T-Mobile, the modest Samsung Galaxy J3 Star is one of the “Un-carrier’s” most affordable 600MHz smartphones.

Samsung vaguely unveils ‘new’ Galaxy J3 and J7 models for the US market

Samsung’s refreshed Galaxy J3 and Galaxy J7 mid-range smartphones are set to go on sale in the US in “early June” at “affordable”, undetailed prices.

New information revealed about Samsung Galaxy J6, J4, J3 (2018) and J7 Aero

The low to mid-end Samsung Galaxy J6 is widely expected to sport a (likely HD+) Infinity Display, but the J4, J3 (2018), aka Express Prime 3 or J3 Eclipse 2, and J7 Aero will probably stick to 16:9 screens with thick bezels.

Possible Samsung Galaxy J4 (2018) benchmarked with modest SoC, Android 8.0 Oreo

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are still not able to run stable Android 8.0, and the A8 (2018) and A8+ (2018) have been launched on Nougat, yet an Oreo-powered Samsung Galaxy J4 could be in the works.

Party like it’s 2016 with Android Nougat updates for Verizon’s Galaxy J3 and Sprint’s J7 Perx

Two more of Samsung’s modest, budget-friendly Galaxy J-series devices are moving to Android Nougat OTA as we speak on Verizon and Sprint.

Samsung brings unlocked, low-cost Galaxy J3 and J7 to the US with modest hardware, Android 7.0

The unlocked US Samsung Galaxy J3 and Galaxy J7 are certainly affordable, but are they affordable enough for their outdated specs?

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017), J5 (2017) and J7 (2017) get official European prices and ETAs with metal builds

The 2017 editions of the Samsung Galaxy J7, J5 and J3 are relatively affordable, surprisingly premium-looking and decently feature-packed.

AT&T exclusively launches familiar $180 Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) with Android 7.0

It’s technically brand new and exclusive to AT&T, but the affordable Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) looks awfully similar to J3 Emerge and Prime models.

Of course the iPhone 7 was Q1’s top-selling smartphone, but the OPPO R9s unexpectedly won bronze

Can you believe the little-known (in the West) OPPO R9s was the world’s third most popular Q1 2017 smartphone, behind the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus only?

Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime starts at $69 on MetroPCS, $75 at T-Mobile with Android 7.0

It doesn’t look very “premium”, and it’s certainly no powerhouse, but the Nougat-powered Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime is still a T-Mo and Metro bargain.

Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime 2 offers Android Nougat to Cricket customers at $150

Following in the footsteps of last year’s Amp Prime, and copying this year’s J3 Emerge, Cricket’s Samsung Galaxy Amp Prime 2 stands out with Nougat.

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) has specs outed in several benchmarks, J5 (2017) swings by the FCC

New generations of low to mid-end Samsung Galaxy J3 and J5 smartphones are coming soon, and we already know a lot about them.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge finally lands on Sprint and Best Buy with low-end specs

Sprint is the exclusive US carrier of the low-end, low-cost Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge, with prepaid subsidiaries Virgin and Boost also in on the fun.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge tipped for Sprint, Boost and Virgin release on January 6

Sprint, Boost and Virgin Mobile will reportedly all carry the low-end Samsung Galaxy J3 Emerge starting January 6 at unspecified prices.

Walmart unveils full Black Friday 2016 deal roster, cheap phones, tabs and wearables galore

Walmart will give away $250 gift cards with all purchases of Apple and Samsung phones on Black Friday, also prepping many tablet and wearable deals.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro goes official in China with more of the same low-end specs

The Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro is far from a radical upgrade over the original J3, although it arguably looks much better on the outside.

Samsung Galaxy J3 may be getting another revamp with full HD AMOLED screen

There is a 2016 edition of the Galaxy J3, but will there be another one coming this month? What exactly is going on with these puzzle pieces?

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini inches closer to Marshmallow update

It’s ancient by any standards, but the Samsung Galaxy S5 mini is due for an Android 6.0 software promotion before long, as is the international J3 (2016).

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) serves up $110 portion of Marshmallow on Verizon

The Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) might just be the company’s best ultra-affordable Android smartphone nowadays, especially on Verizon, with 6.0 pre-installed.

Multiple Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) benchmarks reveal full low-end specs

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy J2 (2016) looks an awful lot like the recently released J3 (2016), which makes us wonder exactly what the OEM is thinking.

GSM unlocked Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) available on Amazon for $190

Previously available only from CDMA carriers stateside, the affordable Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) can now be had in an unlocked GSM configuration.

AT&T picks up affordable Galaxy Express Prime, Express 3 and J3 Marshmallow phones

The Samsung Galaxy Express Prime is a new low-cost Android Marshmallow phone sold by AT&T, with the Express 3 and Galaxy J3 following suit soon.

Samsung Galaxy J3 for AT&T, J7 for 2016 leaked

Mid-rangers have filled up a part of March in the smartphone industry and Samsung is part of the madness. The Galaxy J-series gets more leaked out.