Samsung Galaxy M12, Galaxy F12 Price In India Hiked By ₹500: Here’s How Much They Cost Now
Samsung had launched the Galaxy M12 and the Galaxy F12 smartphones in India in March 2021 and April 2021, respectively. Both these smartphones offer similar specifications and they share the same design language as well. The Galaxy M12 and the Galaxy F12 were launched in India with a starting price of ₹10,990. Now, these handsets have received the silent price hike treatment by Samsung.
The company has increased the prices of these devices by ₹500. However, the South Korean firm has not revealed the reason behind this step. It is obvious that the increased cost of the component, chipset shortage, and supply chain issues are the major reason why most smartphone manufacturers are increasing the prices of their devices.
Samsung Galaxy M12, Galaxy F12 Price In India
The Samsung Galaxy M12 price in India now starts at ₹11,499 compared to its original pricing of ₹10,999. On the other hand, the Galaxy F12 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant now retails for ₹11,499, while the variant with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage is priced at ₹12,499. The new pricing is effective starting from September 7, 2021, across offline and online retail channels.
|Device Name||Previous Price||New Price|
|Samsung Galaxy M12 (4GB + 64GB)||₹10,999||₹11,499|
|Samsung Galaxy F12 (4GB + 64GB)||₹10,999||₹11,499|
|Samsung Galaxy F12 (4GB + 128GB)||₹11,999||₹12,499|
Samsung Galaxy M12, Galaxy F12 Specifications
As mentioned earlier, the Galaxy M12 and the Galaxy F12 share most specifications. Both these handsets feature a 6.5-inch HD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate. They are powered by the Exynos 850 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of internal storage. On the software front, the Galaxy M12 and the Galaxy F12 run Android 11 out of the box with One UI Core 3.1. Both the phones feature a side-mounted fingerprint sensor that is embedded in the power button.
Both the Galaxy M12 and the Galaxy F12 feature a 48MP quad-camera setup on the rear, consisting of a 48MP primary camera, a 5MP ultrawide camera, a 2MP macro camera, and a 2MP depth camera unit. The selfies are captured using an 8MP front-facing camera. The Galaxy M12 and the Galaxy F12 are powered by a 5,000mAh battery that supports 15W fast charging. Connectivity features include a dual-SIM card slot, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, GLONASS, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack.