Expanding its M-series lineup, Samsung has today announced a new budget smartphone, the Galaxy M01s. The M01s is identical to the Galaxy M01, announced earlier, except for a few changes. Some of the highlights of the device include a MediaTek Helio P22 processor, a 4000mAh battery, and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Let’s dive in to check out some of the other specifications and the pricing.
Samsung Galaxy M01s: Design and Display
The all-new Galaxy M01s comes with a plastic back on the rear, with a dual-camera array arranged vertically and a fingerprint scanner in the center. Towards the front, it has a 6.2-inch TFT LCD with an HD+ screen resolution and an (Infinity-V) style notch — to house the front-facing camera. The M01s comes in two colorways: Gray and Light Blue.
Samsung Galaxy M01s: Performance
Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy M01s runs on an octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 processor with IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU. Assisting the processor is 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage (expandable up to 512GB with a microSD card). To power the internals, there is a 4000mAh battery.
Talking about other hardware specifications, the M01s comes with dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and Bluetooth 4.2, for connectivity. And includes a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner for authentication and a 3.5mm audio jack. On the software front, the device runs on One UI Core 1.1 based on Android 9, out of the box.
Samsung Galaxy M01s: Camera
In the camera department, the Galaxy M01s sports a dual-camera setup on the rear. The setup includes a 13MP (f/1.8) primary sensor and a 2MP (f/2.4) depth sensor. On the front, the device comes with an 8MP (f/2.0) sensor for selfies.
Samsung Galaxy M01s: Pricing and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy M01s comes in only con configuration: 3GB + 32GB, priced at Rs 9,999. It will go on sale on Samsung retail stores, samsung.com, and major e-commerce platforms.