Samsung has announced that the new Samsung Galaxy M12 will launch in India on March 11. Currently, its dedicated page on the Samsung India website is live that reveals its notable specifications alongside the design. The latest smartphone from the budget Galaxy M-series first appeared on the official Samsung Vietnam site in February 2021. The device packs a quad rear camera setup, a 6,000mAh battery, and a 90Hz refresh rate display.
Samsung also announced the development in a statement where the company notes that the Samsung Galaxy M12‘s sale in the country will take place via Amazon and Samsung offline and online stores. It is unclear whether the sale will start on the launch day itself. Notably, tipster Mukul Sharma had stated that the smartphone will be priced under Rs 12,000 in India. It might come in Attractive Black, Elegant Blue, and Trendy Emerald Green colour options.
As per the dedicated page on the Samsung India website, the Samsung Galaxy M12 is said to pack a 90Hz display with a waterdrop-style notch for the selfie camera. The phone has a massive 6,000mAh battery and a quad rear camera setup that is headlined by a 48-megapixel primary sensor. Other notable features include an 8nm Samsung Exynos SoC, a USB Type-C port for charging, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner.
However, the Samsung Galaxy M12 listing on the official Vietnam site (now taken down) had revealed that the phone features a 6.5-inch TFT display with HD+ resolution. The quad rear camera setup on the Samsung Galaxy M12 further includes 5-megapixel ultra-wide camera with f/2.2 aperture, two 2-megapixel portrait and macro camera sensors. At the front, there’s a 16-megapixel snapper for selfies and video calling. The Vietnam site had also claimed that the smartphone packs an unnamed 2GHz octa-core chipset coupled with up to 6GB RAM and up to 128GB storage that is further expandable up to 1TB using a microSD card.