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The unlocked US Samsung Galaxy J3 and Galaxy J7 are certainly affordable, but are they affordable enough for their outdated specs?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

iPhone 6s rules best-selling 2016 smartphone list, followed by iPhone 7, 7 Plus and 6s Plus

Samsung’s top-selling 2016 handset, the Galaxy S7 Edge, was only ranked fifth overall, according to IHS, behind four, count’em, four iPhones.

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.

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.