After releasing the Galaxy M02s, Samsung released another entry-level handset in the price conscious Indian market. At just ₹6999, the new handset Samsung Galaxy M02 is meant for first-time 4G users.
With MediaTek chipset, 6.5-inch screen, massive 5000mAh battery and affordable price tag, the latest Samsung Galaxy M02 will surely be a hit in spite of its very basic features.
Samsung Galaxy M02 Specifications:
The Samsung Galaxy M02 sports a 6.5-inch Infinity-V display with HD+ resolution and waterdrop notch. Powered by a MediaTek’s MT6739W chipset and 2/3GB RAM, it houses a 32GB onboard storage. One can expand the internal storage up to 1TB using a microSD card.
On the rear-side, there’s a textured design that gives a comfortable grip to hold this 6.5-inch handset in a single hand.
In the optics department, Samsung Galaxy M02 sports a dual-camera setup on the back. It includes a 13MP main camera and 2MP macro lens in the upper-left corner with LED flash. For selfies and video caling, the 5MP snapper does the work from the front housed in a waterdrop notch.
Backed by a massive 5000mAh battery and 10W standard charging, the Samsung Galaxy M02 boots its own customized One UI based on Android 10 out of the box. Though it holds a massive battery pack, the handset weighs just 206 grams and has a thickness of 9.1mm.
Connectivity-wise, the Samsung Galaxy M02 supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and USB Type-C port for faster charging and data transfer.
Samsung Galaxy M02 Price & Competition:
Clad in Black, Grey, Blue and Red colour variants, the Samsung Galaxy M02 is an Amazon exclusive. Starting February 9th, this budget entry-level handset will be up for sale via Amazon.in and Samsung India web portal.
Though the price of 3/32GB variant is unknown, Amazon has listed the price of 2/32GB variant at 6999 ($96/€80). However, for a limited time, the handset’s base variant is priced at ₹6,799 ($93/€77).
Though reasonably priced well, the Samsung Galaxy M02 will have to fight against the likes of Realme C15, Redmi 9, Poco C3 and the Indian maker’s Micromax In 1b.
So, what is your opinion on the latest Samsung Galaxy M02? Share your thoughts.
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