Finally, months after becoming part of the rumor mill, the Samsung Galaxy M12 was unveiled. The latest smartphone is the successor to last year’s Samsung Galaxy M11, which debuted in March. Quad rear cameras, water drop-style screens, side-mounted fingerprint sensors, and a 6,000mAh battery are key highlights of the Samsung Galaxy M12.
Samsung Galaxy M12 Launched in India: Specs, Price, Sale
The phone also comes with a proprietary One UI Core from the company. The Galaxy M12 also features an all-new metallic back for a better grip in the hand with micro motifs and soft-curved edges.
Samsung Galaxy M12 Price in India
The price of the Samsung Galaxy M12 is yet to be disclosed, although the phone is listed in Attractive Black, Elegant Blue, and Fashionable Emerald Green colors on the Samsung Vietnam website. The Samsung Galaxy M12’s online listing was initially posted on Twitter by tipster Evan Blass.
Galaxy M12 Site is live on Samsung Vietnam: https://t.co/UMypLJZe6z pic.twitter.com/lNQTAiQyoQ
— Evan Blass (@evleaks) February 5, 2021
Samsung Galaxy M12 Specs
The Samsung Galaxy M12 dual-SIM (Nano) runs on Android with One UI Core on top and has a TFT Infinity-V Display with a 20:9 aspect ratio of 6.5-inch HD+ (720×1,600 pixels).
There is an octa-core SoC, along with 3 GB, 4 GB, and 6 GB RAM options, which is speculated as to the Exynos 850 SoC. The phone has a quad rear camera setup for images and videos that houses a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/2.0 lens and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle f/2.2 lens that has a field of view of 123 degrees (FoV).
A 2-megapixel macro shooter and a 2-megapixel depth sensor are also included in the camera setup. There is also an 8-megapixel front-facing camera sensor with an f/2.2 aperture.
In terms of capacity, the Samsung Galaxy M12 comes with onboard storage options of 32 GB, 64 GB, and 128 GB, all of which can be extended via a dedicated slot with a microSD card (up to 1 TB).
The connectivity options are 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone port. Among the sensors onboard are an accelerometer, ambient light, and a proximity sensor. The fingerprint sensor mounted on the side is also in place.
The 6,000mAh battery is packed with the Samsung Galaxy M12, which is rated to provide up to 58 hours of talking time on a 4G network. In addition, the handset is 164.0×75.9×9.7mm and weighs 221 grams.