Samsung Trademarks Galaxy J3 Luna Pro: New Smartphone Coming Soon?


Longing for a smartphone which is both affordable and contemporary? The wait it seems is over.

If rumors are to be believed, the successor of Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro, which was launched in 2016, is all to be released soon.

Samsung has already trademarked the name Galaxy Sky Pro which is rumored to be the carrier version of Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017). Now a trademark application has been spotted on United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) website. Incidentally, Samsung trademarked both the names in January.

According to the application, Samsung is seeking to trademark the name Galaxy J3 Luna Pro. Going by the trademarked name it is safe to assume that this device would likely be the successor of the Galaxy J3 Pro.

Earlier in January, a Samsung device sporting the model number SM-J327VL received Wi-Fi certification. The model number has J3 in its name and it can be assumed that the certification was for the recently-trademarked Galaxy J3 Luna Pro.

The Wi-Fi certification does not provide too many details but it can be seen as a sign of future release of a device.

Galaxy J3 (2017) Rumored Specs

The Galaxy J3 (2017) or the Galaxy J3 Luna Pro has appeared recently been spotted on several sites such as GFXBench, Zauba, Geekbench which lead to many rumors pertaining to specs and features of the upcoming smartphone.

Galaxy J3 2017 is likely to come with a 5-inch AMOLED HD display with resolution of 720×1280 pixels. Rumors also suggest that the device would house a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 clocking at 1.4 GHz. The upcoming handset is likely to have 16 GB or 32 GB internal storage, which is expandable up to 128 GB.

The phone may come pre-loaded with Android 7.0 Nougat like most smartphones launching in 2017. As for the device’s camera capabilities, leaks suggest that Galaxy J3 2017 will have a 5MP rear and front camera.

Rumors also suggest that the device would come with a 2600 mAh removable Li-Ion battery and would be available in hues of gold, white and black.

Galaxy J3 2017 Release And Price

Rumors and leaks suggest that the upcoming Galaxy J3 Luna Pro or the Galaxy J3 (2017) will be released worldwide within a few months but not at the MWC this month. March is being guessed as the tentative debut of the handset.

The Galaxy J3 2017 may be much cheaper than its predecessor Galaxy J3 2016 and will possibly be priced around $140 for the U.S. market.

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