South Korean tech giant
has confirmed the launch date of its next smartphone. Through its Samsung India Twitter account, the company has confirmed that it is going to expand its Galaxy A smartphone series with the launch of
The handset is set to launch on June 17, according to a teaser video that was posted as part of the tweet. The teaser also suggests that the handset will boast of a ‘long lasting battery life.’
Awesomeness that goes on and on! The new Samsung #GalaxyA21s is coming your way. Follow this space to know more.… https://t.co/8MiQWWmaqY— Samsung India (@SamsungIndia) 1592191808000
For those unaware, the
Samsung Galaxy A21s
was launched in the UK in May a month ago at 179 Pounds (approximately Rs 13,600) and is set to go on sale starting June 19 through Samsung channels and select partners in the UK.
Samsung Galaxy A21s specifications
The Samsung Galaxy A21s offers a 6.5-inch HD+ display of 720x1600 pixels resolution with 20:9 display ratio and a punch-hole camera display that Samsung calls Infinity-O. The handset comes powered by an octa-core processor (unspecified) that includes two 2Ghz quad-core chipsets. In terms of storage, the Galaxy A21s packs 3GB RAM, 32GB internal storage and a microSD card support of up to 512GB.
For imaging duties, there is quad-camera setup on the back, where the primary camera is a 48MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, a 2MP depth camera and a 2MP macro camera each with f/2.4 aperture. On the flint, there is a 13MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture.
Running on Android 10 operating system with Samsung’s own One UI, the Samsung Galaxy A21s is backed by a 5,000 mAh battery with 15W fast charging support. In terms of connectivity it offers, 4G, VoLTE, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, and USB Type C. It offers both Face Recognition and a fingerprint sensor for added security. In the UK, it has been launched in Black, White and Blue colour options.