Update: (19/11/2020) Samsung is offering additional discounts on the Galaxy M02s starting January 19th. The new budget entrant is available for sale on Samsung.com and as well as Amazon India. As part of Amazon’s Republic Day sale, which is commencing from January 20th and a day prior to Prime members — Samsung is offering special discounts for those who are interested in buying the new Galaxy M02s. The special offers include a 10% instant discount on the Galaxy M02s for users who are using SBI Credit Cards.
The Galaxy M02s features a 6.5-inches screen, 13MP triple camera setup, a 5MP selfie shooter, and equips a Snapdragon 450 SoC, underneath, followed by a massive 5000mAh battery. The device retails at Rs 8,999 for 3GB+32GB and Rs 9,999 for the 4GB+64GB variant. Amazon users with SBI Credit Cards can, however, get it with a 10% instant discount through Amazon’s Republic sale, which ends on January 23th.
Earlier published on (07/01/2021, at 13:46 hours) Samsung Galaxy M02s with Snapdragon 450 SoC and 5000mAh battery launched in India at Rs 8,999
Samsung Galaxy M02s is now official. While the whole industry is waiting for the premium flagship Galaxy S21 series to launch first, Samsung has quietly launched the Galaxy M02s budget smartphone. It comes in two storage variants, triple cameras, an Infinity-V display, a bigger battery and a Snapdragon 400 series processor. The first phone of 2021 from Samsung — the Galaxy M02s retails at Rs 8,999 for the base variant.
Samsung Galaxy M02s –Tech Specs
The Galaxy M02s comes as a successor to the Galaxy M01s featuring a bigger 6.5-inches Infinity-V display. It is an HD+ resolution screen with 20:9 aspect ratio. The display encloses in a haze and matte textured finish on the back. The finish makes the phone available in three colour variants comprising Black, Blue and Red.
The two variants of the Galaxy M02s include a 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage, which is the base variant. The bigger one comes in with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. Both variants support microSD expansion of up to 1TB. Under the hood, the Galaxy M02s equips Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 450SoC. The octa-core CPU achieves clock speeds of up to 1.8GHz, and for graphics, it has Adreno 506GPU.
The Galaxy M02s comprise triple rear cameras with 13MP sensor acting as the primary one. There is an additional 2MP macro sensor and a 2MP depth-sensing camera. These three cameras are accompanied by a LED flash and are housed in a rectangular module. Lastly, the latest budget device from Samsung equips a bigger capacity, which is 5000mAh. It further supports 15W fast charging.
Samsung Galaxy M02s — Pricing
The base variant of the Galaxy M02s retails at Rs 8,999 (for 3GB+32GB). And, the larger 4GB+64GB costs Rs 9,999. Both variants will be available through Amazon India, Samsung store and across all the retail stores.