Samsung Galaxy J2(2018) could cost Rs 8,860, launch imminent

first_imgSamsung Galaxy J2 (2018) is set to launch soon. There have been numerous leaks and rumours of the phone in the past few weeks and now a Russian retailer has listed the phone online revealing the price of the device.Going by the listing, the upcoming Galaxy J2(2018) will cost RUB 7,990 which is roughly Rs 8,860. There are two colour options of the phone listed online- Black and Gold. The new Galaxy J2 (2018) will be a successor to the Galaxy J2(2017) which was launched in October this year. The launch price of J2(2017) was Rs 7,350.Past rumours hint that Samsung would stick to the 16:9 aspect ratio instead of the 18:9 format seen these days for its upcoming J2 phone. The phone is expected to sport a 5-inch Super AMOLED display with 540×960 pixels resolution, which is bigger than the 4.7-inch display seen in Galaxy J2(2017).Also Read: Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 leaked in images, tipped to launch soonThe dual SIM Galaxy J2(2017) will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 chipset with a quad-core 1.4GHz CPU, paired with 2GB RAM. On the optics front, the  smartphone will sport an 8MP rear camera with an LED flash and a 5MP front camera with a selfie flash.The new Galaxy J2 will lead in terms of storage also compared to its predecessor. The phone will come with 16GB internal storage in oppose to 8GB storage seen in J2, 2017 model. The smartphone is expected to pack in a removable 2,600mAh battery. Samsung could launch the phone in coming few weeks.advertisementWhile there’s still no confirmation from the company on the launch of the J2(2018), it has announced the price and availability of its refreshed A8 smartphones. The Galaxy A8 and A8+(2018) are expected to launch on January 6, 2018 in Vietnam first. The Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8+ (2018) will come with a price tag of VND 10,990,000(approx Rs 31,000) and VND 13,490,000(approx Rs 38,000. Separately there are also rumours that Samsung could unveil the A8 along with A7(2018) in CES which is scheduled in January 2018.last_img read more

Kane ‘proud’ after toppling Messi’s goal total

first_imgPremier League Kane 56-54 Messi: Spurs star finishes above Barcelona No.10 in 2017 goals Harry West Last updated 1 year ago 23:50 12/26/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(18) Harry Kane Lionel Messi composite Getty composite Premier League Primera División Harry Kane Lionel Messi Barcelona Tottenham Hotspur Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton Southampton Two goals against Southampton saw the Englishman surpass the Argentine as Europe’s most prolific marksman across the calendar year Harry Kane’s hat-trick against Southampton on Tuesday saw the Tottenham striker overtake Lionel Messi for total goals scored in 2017.Having previously scored a hat-trick in Saturday’s 3-0 win over Burnley to move to 53 goals for club and country in the calendar year, Kane bagged another three goals on Boxing Day at Wembley.Heading into the match Kane was one goal behind Barcelona superstar Messi, who earlier that day scored a penalty in his final game of 2017 – a 3-0 defeat of Real Madrid in the Clasico at the Santiago Bernabeu. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Kane moved level with Messi on 54 goals by heading his first against the Saints at Wembley –  breaking Alan Shearer’s record of 36 Premier League goals in one year in the process .And a stunning 12 months for the 24-year-old was capped off with a further two efforts either side of half-time in the 5-2 victory, and Kane is delighted to be mentioned in the same breath as the Barcelona forward and his Real Madrid arch-rival, Cristiano Ronaldo.”I’m very proud,” Kane told Sky Sports after the match. “Messi and Ronaldo have dominated football for so long and are two of the best players ever. “To be compared to them, or just be up there with them is a great honour.”Kane’s 56 goals came from just 52 appearances, at 1.06 per game, while Messi’s 54 were scored from 64 outings (0.84).The Spurs man heads an all-star leaderboard atop the scoring charts as Ronaldo, Robert Lewandowski and Edinson Cavani all finished 2017 with 53 goals to their name.He is second behind Cavani in the Golden Shoe leaderboard for 2017-18 having scored six league goals in four days .”I think he deserves everything,” Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said. “In the last nine or 10 years it has been between Cristiano and Messi, but now his name is there.”I’m so happy for him, also all the team because it was all as a unit, but its a fantastic achievement. I congratulate him. Well done.” Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img read more