Samsung Galaxy M12 goes official: 5 things to know

Top features of Samsung Galaxy M12 are 90Hz display, 48-megapixel quad-camera, and a 6,000mAh battery.
By HT TECH
| Updated on Mar 11 2021, 01:36 PM IST
Samsung Galaxy M12 is here
Samsung Galaxy M12 is here (Samsung )

Samsung on Thursday announced the launch of the Galaxy M12 in India. The new smartphone comes with features like a 90Hz screen, 48-megapixel camera, and 6000mAh battery. Here are the top things to know about the latest Galaxy M phone in India.

Price, availability, offers

Samsung Galaxy M12 is priced at 10,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage model. The top-end model with 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage is priced at 13,499. The smartphone will go on sale starting March 18 via Samsung.com, Amazon India, and select retail stores.

Samsung is also bundling a limited period introductory offer. Customers purchasing the phone through ICICI Bank credit cards will receive up to 1,000 cashback on both EMI and non-EMI transactions. On EMI transactions through the ICICI Bank debit card, customers will get up to 1,000 cashback.

Display

Samsung Galaxy M12 comes with a 6.5-inch HD+ Infinity-V display, 90Hz refresh rate and 20:9 aspect ratio.

Camera

For photography, Samsung Galaxy M12 has a quad-camera setup on the back. The configuration consists of a 48-megapixel primary sensor (ISOCELL GM2), 5-megapixel ultra-wide lens with 123-degree field of view, 2-megapixel macro sensor, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The phone houses an 8-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies.

Performance

Samsung Galaxy M12 runs on the Exynos 850 octa-core processor clocked at 2.0Hz. It comes with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of built-in storage. It is powered by a 6,000mAh battery. The phone also comes with a 15W charger out-of-the-box. Samsung says the adaptive fast charging technology gets the battery back to 100% in “very less time.”

Software, other top features

The new Galaxy M also runs on Android 11-based One UI 3.1 out-of-the-box. Galaxy M12 comes with support for Samsung’s premium services that include Samsung Health, Samsung Theme, Galaxy Apps and Smart Switch. The phone also has a special Night Mode for a more comfortable viewing experience at nighttime.

There is also a side-mounted fingerprint sensor on the phone. Samsung Galaxy M12 will be available in three colour options – black, blue, and white.

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First Published Date: 11 Mar, 01:36 PM IST
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