The Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition launches in India on Wednesday as the company’s latest budget smartphone. The new model is offered as a slightly improved version of the Galaxy M21, which was released last year. Comes with triple rear cameras and has a 6000 mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition also features a water drop-style clipping and offers two different color options to choose from. Overall, the Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition competes with similar Redmi Note 10 and Realme Narzo 30.
Price of Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition in India, availability details
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition the price in India is set at Rs. 12,499 for the 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage option, while the 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage option is available on Rs. 14 499. The phone is available in Arctic Blue and Charcoal Black and will be available for purchase through Amazon from 12 noon on July 26 as part of First day sale. It is also expected to be sold through Samsung.com and various offline retailers in the country.
Customers purchasing the Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition through Amazon are entitled to receive a 10% immediate discount through HDFC Bank.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition
The dual (Nano) Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition runs on Android 11 with One UI Core on top to provide an improved experience over the original Galaxy M21, which comes with Android 10. The new smartphone has the same 6.4-inch full-HD + (1,080) x2,340 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity-U display with a ratio of 19.5: 9, which was presented to the model from last year. The phone is also powered by the same octa-core Exynos 9611 SoC, which was part of the previous Galaxy M series phone, along with the Mali-G72 MP3 GPU and up to 6 GB of LPDDR4x RAM. It has a triple rear camera setting that houses a 48-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. The main sensor of the camera is Samsung’s ISOCELL GM2, which is another upgrade over the Galaxy M21, which comes with an ISOCELL GM1 sensor.
For selfies and video chats, the Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition has a 20-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front.
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition has up to 128 GB of built-in storage, which supports expansion via microSD card (up to 512 GB). Connection options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS / A-GPS, USB Type-C and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is also a fingerprint sensor on the back. Other sensors in the phone include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, magnetometer and proximity sensor.
Samsung has provided the 6000 mAh battery of the Galaxy M21 2021 Edition, which supports 18W fast charging.
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