Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 has been launched in India as the company’s latest budget smartphone. It comes as a slightly upgraded version of the Galaxy M21 that debuted last year. The phone is powered by the Exynos 9611 processor and comes with triple rear cameras, a 6,000mAh battery. The Galaxy M21 2021 Edition also features a waterdrop-style display notch and comes in two distinct colour options.
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition Price in India, availability
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition price in India starts at Rs 12,499 for the base 4GB RAM + 64GB storage variant, while the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant is priced at Rs 14,499. The phone is offered in Arctic Blue and Charcoal Black colour options. It will be available for purchase through Amazon from 12am on July 26 as a part of the Prime Day sale.
It will also go on sale through Samsung.com and select retail stores. Customers purchasing the Galaxy M21 2021 Edition through Amazon are entitled to receive a 10% instant discount via HDFC Bank. There will also be a Rs 1,000 cashback on ICICI Bank debit and credit cards for customers getting the phone through Samsung.com and offline retailers.
In comparison, the Samsung Galaxy M21 was launched in March last year at a starting price of Rs 13,499 for the 4GB RAM + 64GB storage configuration.
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition specifications
|Specifications||Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition|
|Display||6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED|
19.5:9 aspect ratio
|Software||Android 11, One UI Core 3.1|
|RAM/ROM||4GB + 64GB, 6GB + 128GB|
|SoC||Samsung Exynos 9611|
|Rear camera||48MP + 8MP + 5MP|
|Charging||15W fast charging|
The Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition runs on Android 11-based a One UI Core 3.1. It features a 6.4-inch FHD+ (1,080 x 2,340 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Under thr hood, the phone packs the octa-core Exynos 9611 SoC, along with Mali-G72 MP3 GPU. It comes with up to 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB of onboard storage that supports expansion up to 512GB via microSD card.
The Galaxy M21 2021 Edition carries a triple rear camera setup that includes a 48MP ISOCELL GM2 primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle shooter, and a 5MP depth sensor. For selfies and video calls, the Galaxy M21 2021 Edition features a 20MP selfie camera at the front.
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The Galaxy M21 2021 Edition packs a 6,000mAh battery that supports 15W charging. It also has a fingerprint sensor at the back. Other sensors on the phone include an accelerometer, ambient light, gyro, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS / A-GPS, USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.