The South Korean company Samsung will soon launch a new budget smartphone in India. As per a tipster, Samsung Galaxy A12 is tipped to launch in the country by next week. To recall the device has already been announced in the European market last year and will soon make its way to the Indian market. Reportedly last month it also appeared on the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) certification website indicating the launch. Additionally, the launch date has also been tipped by a publisher citing information from tipster Ishan Agarwal.
As per the popular tipster, Ishan Agarwal Samsung will launch Galaxy A12 in India by next week. The phone also received Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) certification last month hinting at the launch however the company has not yet confirmed anything on the launch but is expected to start teasing its arrival in the country very soon.
To recall the mid-ranger has already made its debut in the European market which is a base 3GB with 32GB storage variant and the 4GB with 6GB variant priced at EUR 179 that translates to Rs 15,800 while the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage and 6GB with 128GB is priced at EUR 189 and EUR 199 that translates to Rs 16,700 and 17,500 respectively.
Samsung Galaxy A12 tech specifications
Samsung Galaxy A12 comes with a 6.5-inch HD+ TFT display. Under the hood, there is an octa-core MediaTek Helio P35 SoC paired with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of storage. The internal storage can be expanded up to 1TB using a microSD card.
For optics, there is a quad rear camera setup on the Samsung Galaxy A12 that includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture. In addition to this, there is a 5-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture and lastly a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. Upfront there is an 8-megapixel selfie sensor with an f/2.2 aperture.
The upcoming smartphone by Samsung will come with a 5,000mAh battery with 15W fast-charging via a USB Type-C port. For connectivity, there is LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. There is a side-mounted fingerprint scanner that also doubles as the power button.
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