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Samsung Officially Launches the Galaxy M02s Budget Smartphone in India

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Not too long ago, Samsung confirmed the arrival of an upcoming budget smartphone in the M-series. The device is named the Galaxy M02s.

The South Korean tech giant earlier revealed that the phone would arrive in India on January 7, and it is here.

Meanwhile, two days ago, Samsung announced the all-new Galaxy M02s smartphone in Nepal.

The phone arrived Nepal before India. Therefore, its confirmed specifications and features leaked before it arrived in the Indian market.

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The new Galaxy M02s comes with a 6.5-inch IPS LCD panel that has a waterdrop notch design. The screen promises to offer an HD+ resolution of 1560 x 720 pixels.

Based on the notch design, the company refers to the phone’s screen as an Infinity-V display.

Under the hood, the Qualcomm-powered Snapdragon 450 processor, which has octa-cores, drives the Galaxy M02s.

For the memory, the Galaxy M02s features 4GB of RAM and offers the user a native storage space of 64GB.

Fortunately, the handset has support for up to 512GB of storage expansion through a microSD card slot.

Talking lenses, the Galaxy M02s sports an impressive camera setup for a budget phone. It features a rear triple camera system that comprises a 13-megapixel primary shooter, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.

For selfies, it houses a 5-megapixel snapper in the on-screen punch-hole.

The phone ships with the firm’s OneUI custom interface based on the Android 10 OS. And it relies on a 5,000mAh battery that supports 15W fast charging for backup.

In Nepal, the Samsung Galaxy M02s retails for ₹15,999, and customers can pick up in colour options like red, blue, and black.

However, in India, Samsung announced the phone in two variants. The 3GB RAM + 32GB storage model and the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model.

The former retails for Rs 8,999, and the latter carries a price tag of Rs 9,999.

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