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Galaxy J3 2016
Optimal Performance

The Galaxy J3 features a compact design that fits comfortably in the palm of your hand. The new display stretches right to the edge of the device for a wider viewing experience. With a 5-inch Super AMOLED screen that gives you true-to-life colour, everything you watch looks stunning.



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Galaxy J3 2016

Galaxy J3 2016
$19.95 **

* Certain conditions apply.
  1. **

    The advertised price corresponds to the purchase of equipment with an acquisition period of 2 years with a minimum monthly service fee of $39.95. In this case, a cancellation indemnity will apply if the contract is terminated before the end of the acquisition period of said discount (24 months).

    Service availability
    Available where technology permits

    Equipment
    © 2016 Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. All rights reserved. Samsung and Samsung Galaxy are registered trademarks or trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., used with permission. Screen images simulated. 1 Results may vary. Battery power consumption depends on factors such as signal strength, operating temperature, features selected; vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, and other application-usage patterns.

    Change notice
    Offers, services and rates are subject to change without prior notice.

    Taxes and conditions
    Applicable taxes not included.

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KEY FEATURES

  • Quad-core Samsung Exynos 8890 processor
  • 5-inch HD Super AMOLED screen
  • 5 MP Camera

Picture-Perfect Moments

The Galaxy J3 features a high-resolution 5 MP camera with a quick-launch feature, which is a fast and easy way to access the camera functions from any screen, allowing you to capture picture-perfect moments in high resolution.

Enhanced Battery

The long-lasting battery provides power all day so you don’t have to worry about finding a place to charge your phone. If power is running low, Ultra-Power Saving mode maximizes battery life.1 Even if you’re down to a 10% charge, you can still receive calls and texts for up to 24 hours.

Smart Switch

Samsung Smart Switch lets you easily transfer all your contacts, pictures, music, videos, messages and more from your old phone to your new Galaxy device.

SIZE AND WEIGHT

  • 142.3 x 71.0 x 7.9 mm
  • 138 g

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Price per month $ 34 . 95 /month1 $ 41 . 95 /month1 $ 54 . 95 /month1 $ 64 . 95 /month1 $ 74 . 95 /month1 $ 84 . 95 /month1 $ 94 . 95 /month1
Price upon new activation of your own mobile device (without an agreement)3 $ 29 . 95 /month3 $ 35 . 95 /month3 $ 44 . 95 /month3 $ 48 . 95 /month3 $ 55 . 95 /month3 $ 63 . 95 /month3 $ 69 . 95 /month3
Call anytime, anywhere in Canada
In minutes
200 minutes
+ unlimited evenings after 5pm and weekends2
unlimited unlimited unlimited unlimited unlimited unlimited
Unlimited music5 included included included included
Additional data add-ons7 Add some more GBs to your plan
for as little as $7/GB/month
Student offer 10% discount when you subscribe to a mobile package with a 24-month agreement4.
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Included features Unlimited text messaging to Canada and the United States and abroad, unlimited multimedia messaging (photo, video) from Quebec, Call Display and Voicemail (35 voicemail messages)
Daily Traveller Pass The Daily Traveller Pass8 allow you to use your current plan in the US for only $6/day and internationally for only $10/day.

Bring your own device and save!

Activate your mobile device with Videotron and get a monthly discount of up to 25% on select plans.

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Unlimited Music

Stream your music without using your data.

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Calling minutes

Within Québec: 30¢/minute extra
To anywhere in Canada: 30¢/minute
To anywhere in the US: 30¢/minute

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  • Customer service
    • Monday to Friday: 7:30 AM to 10 PM
    • Saturday: 8 AM to 8 PM
    • Sunday: 8 AM to 8 PM
  • Technical support
    • Available 24/7

Mobile Device Protection Program

The Mobile Device Protection Program aims to protect new devices activated during a new subscription or renewal. While the manufacturer warranty only covers electric and mechanical damages, our Protection Program goes above and beyond by covering even accidental damage. And we all know how fast accidents can happen!

You may enroll in the Program within 30 days following your purchase of a mobile device.*.

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*upon presentation of the latter for preliminary inspection.

Physical characteristics of the device
Dimensions 142.3 x 71 x 7.9 mm
Weight 138 g
Screen Super AMOLED
Size (inches diagonal) 5 inches (1280 x 720)
Battery 2600 mAh removable
Processor Quad-core 1.3 Ghz Samsung Exynos 3475
Internal memory 16 GB + 1.5 GB (RAM)
External memory Micro SD up to 128 GB
Multimedia
Rear camera 5 Megapixels
Front camera 2 Megapixels
Video camera 720p
FM stereo radio No
Connectivity
3G Frequencies 850/1700/1900/2100
2G Frequencies 850/900/1800/1900
LTE Frequencies Bands 1/2/4/5/7/12/17
Maximum speed 150 Mbps
SIM Card format Nano SIM Card
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
NFC (Near Field Communication) No
USB Micro-USB
GPS Yes
Other functionalities
Accelerometer Yes
Compass Yes
Hearing aid compatible (HAC) Yes
Handsfree speaker Yes
Service T911 compatible Yes

Inside the box

  • Device
  • Charger
  • USB cable
  • Quick start guide

Silicone Case Black Samsung Galaxy J3

This silicone case offers great protection at an affordable price.

OEM Flip Black Wallet Samsung Galaxy J3

Functional and fashionable, this case will protect your Galaxy J3.

Speck Candshell Clear Samsung Galaxy J3

Designed to protact against impacts!

Speck Candshell Blue Samsung Galaxy J3

Designed to protect against impacts!

Tempered Glass Screen Protector Samsung Galaxy J3

Get reliable protection with this glass screen protector.

Plantronics M165 Bluetooth headset - Black

The Plantronics M165 ultralight Bluetooth Headset features a sleek design and enhanced audio.
Reference #A6505

Bluetooth Motorola HK250

The Motorola HK250 headset delivers stunning audio performance.
Reference #A20

Micro USB TYLT Cable - Green

Charge or sync your micro USB mobile device with this sleek cable.
Reference #A6508

OTG 2.0 USB Cable for smartphones and tablets

Connect an external device to your Android smartphone or tablet.
Reference #5321

Micro USB Y TYLT Car Charger - Red

Fast car charger with sleek design than can charge simultaneously two devices with micro USB source.
Reference #A6509

Quick Charge 2.0 Car Charger

Quickly charge your devices thanks to Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 technology.
Reference #5325

Extreme Quick Charge 2.0 Charger

Quickly charge your devices thanks to Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 technology.
Reference #5325

Micro SD Card Class 10 8 Gb

Expand your device's memory with this UHS-I microSDHC/microSDXC card.

Micro SD Card Class 10 64 Gb

Expand your device's memory with this UHS-I microSDHC/microSDXC card.

Micro SD Card Class 10 32 Gb

Expand your device's memory with this UHS-I microSDHC/microSDXC card

Micro SD Card Class 10 16 Gb

Expand your device's memory with this UHS-I microSDHC/microSDXC card.

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* Certain conditions apply.
  1. **

    The advertised price corresponds to the purchase of equipment with an acquisition period of 2 years with a minimum monthly service fee of $39.95. In this case, a cancellation indemnity will apply if the contract is terminated before the end of the acquisition period of said discount (24 months).

    Service availability
    Available where technology permits

    Equipment
    © 2016 Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. All rights reserved. Samsung and Samsung Galaxy are registered trademarks or trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., used with permission. Screen images simulated. 1 Results may vary. Battery power consumption depends on factors such as signal strength, operating temperature, features selected; vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, and other application-usage patterns.

    Change notice
    Offers, services and rates are subject to change without prior notice.

    Taxes and conditions
    Applicable taxes not included.

  2. [1]

    Limited-time offer. Credit will be applied to first monthly invoice. Offer is available with a subscription to Mobile service and/or a 24-month Mobile service agreement renewal.