Samsung hasn’t really experimented with its smartphones’ design in the past couple of years, and so it isn’t surprising the Galaxy J1 looks like a lot of other phones from the company.
However, there’s a small design aspect that makes the J1 look different – the top and bottom of the phone have this slightly raised edge at each side, making it look like it has a rugged covering on top.
This method is used only if you want to unroot or reinstall an official firmware in case you’re using a Custom ROM.
Odin can also be used if you want to install another country’s firmware on your device.
The Galaxy J1 is the first device in the Galaxy J lineup, and is slightly higher in price than the Samsung Z1 and also comes with slightly better – yet decidedly low-end – hardware.
The Galaxy J1 comes at a time when the budget market in countries like India has been taken over by Xiaomi, Motorola, and other Chinese and local manufacturers, which are offering some pretty stellar hardware for low prices.
Android firmware for S5830i can be flashed on S5839i (or vice versa) because they use the same hardware, but not S5830, as it doesn't.
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