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Galaxy J3 is an underwhelming midrange phone

Featuring a 5-inch display, an 8-megapixel camera and Android 8.0, this year's Galaxy J3 isn't as compelling as the Moto G6 Play.
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Samsung Galaxy J3 (2018)

CNET Editors' Rating

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The Galaxy J3 is underwhelming even for a budget phone. Save money and get a better phone by way of the Moto G6 Play.

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