Samsung has launched its Galaxy M12, a budget smartphone starting at Rs 10,999 that has a display with a 90 Hz refresh rate. The phone also has a 6000 mAh battery and a 48MP camera setup on the back. The Galaxy M12 will be available on Samsung.com, Amazon.in, and select retail stores starting March 18, 2021.
Samsung Galaxy M12: Price
There are two variants of the Galaxy M12. The 4GB + 64GB version will cost Rs 10,999, while the 6GB RAM and 128GB version will cost Rs 13,499. The phone will come with black, blue, and white color options.
Samsung is also presenting an introductory offer on its website, Amazon, and select retail stores, where customers using ICICI credit cards would get a refund of up to Rs 1000 on EMI and non-EMI transactions. For ICICI Bank debit card users, they will get a refund of Rs 1000 on EMI transactions.
Samsung Galaxy M12: Specifications
The Galaxy M12 has a 6.5-inch HD + resolution (720p) Infinity-V display. The update is that it comes with a 90Hz refresh rate. The phone has a 20: 9 aspect ratio and it also comes with Dolby Atmos support on wired and Bluetooth headphones. It is powered by Samsung’s Exynos 850 octa-core processor, clocked at 2 GHz and built on 8nm technology. Samsung claims that the processor will ensure smooth and efficient performance on the device.
The phone has a 6000 mAh battery and a 15 W charger inside the box. It also comes with the company’s adaptive fast charging technology that makes the battery fully charge quickly.
The camera on the back includes a 48MP main camera, which uses Samsung’s ISOCELL GM2 sensor. It has a 5MP ultra-wide lens with a 123-degree field of view and a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth camera for portrait shots. The phone comes with other in-camera features, such as the ability to personalize photos with Live Stickers. The front camera is 8MP.
The phone has a matte and hazy finish with smooth curves for a comfortable grip. It also has a side fingerprint sensor. It comes with Android 11 out of the box and is compatible with Samsung’s One UI 3.1 core, which offers separate display and interaction areas for natural interactions alongside night mode.