A couple of months ago Samsung launched the Galaxy A01 core in Indonesian market. Later it renamed the handset to Galaxy M01 core for Indian subcontinent with subtitle changes. And now, the handset is officially available in Nepal. Let’s check the specs, features and price of Samsung Galaxy M01 Core in Nepal.

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core Overview

Display and Design

As M01 Core is an entry level handset, it comes with an outdated design. The thick bezels surrounds the 5.3″ PLS TFT LCD display. The 720 x 1480 pixel HD+ resolution has an aspect ratio of 18.5:9.

The back panel is covered with stripes which Samsung calls a stripe design. It is available in three different colors Black, Blue and Red. There’s a pilled shaped camera module with a LED flash on the rear.


The rear panel has a single 8MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture. It comes with autofocus and can shoot FHD videos at 30fps. Similarly, the front camera has 5MP sensor with an aperture of f/2.4. The intelligent Photos feature detects similar photos and suggests which one is the best to keep while removing the rest to free up space.


The handset is equipped with MediaTek’s MT6769 chipset. It consists of a pair of ARM Cortex A53 clocked at 1.5 Ghz. You can buy it in two memory configurations. The base configuration comes with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Similarly, the top tier comes with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage. Both the models can be expanded up to 512GB via microSD card. It runs on the Android 10 Go edition operating system.

Battery and Miscellaneous

The device features a 3000mAh battery. According to Samsung, it boasts 17 hours of talk time, 11 hours of offline video playback and 14 hours of Wi-Fi and data usage. It is an LTE phone, it supports Wi-Fi b/g/n and Bluetooth 5.0. GPS and GLONASS are supported for positioning whereas NFC is not available. It gets charged using a microUSB port.

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core Price and Availability in Nepal

The handset holds the title of cheapest handset in India whereas in Nepal also it is the cheapest handset in M series. The Galaxy M01 Core costs Rs 8,999 for 1/16GB and a thousand more for the 2/32GB variant. If you are willing to buy the handset, it is easily available in offline Samsung store all over the country.

Samsung MobilePrice in Nepal (Official)
Samsung Galaxy M01 Core (1/16GB)Rs. 8,999
Samsung Galaxy M01 Core (2/32GB)Rs. 9,999

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core Full Specification

Key Specs
Display 5.3  inches
Front Camera 5 MP
Back Camera 8 MP
Chipset MediaTek MT6739
RAM 1/2 GB
Internal Storage 16/32 GB
Battery 3,000 mAh
Price in Nepal Rs. 9,999(2/32GB)
Dimension 141.7 x 67.5 x 8.6 mm
Weight 150g
Build Material Glass front, Plastic back, Plastic Frame
Sim Slot Dual SIM (dual stand by)
Sim Size Nano-SIM
Operating System Android 10 Go Edition
Resistant -
Colors Black, Blue, Red
Size 5.3 inches
Resolution 720 x 1480 pixels
Aspect Ratio 18.5:9
Pixel Density ~311 ppi
Protection -
Front Camera
Setup Single
Lens 5 MP, f/2.4
Flash No
Autofocus No
Features -
Video -
Back Camera
Setup Single
Lens 8MP, f/2.2, Wide Lens, AF
Flash Yes, LED Flash
Autofocus Yes, AF
Features -
Video [email protected]
Chipset Mediatek MT6739 (28 nm)
Processor Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics PowerVR GE8100
RAM 1/2 GB
Internal Storage 16/32 GB
Expandable Storage Yes, microSD card
Type eMMC 5.1
Audio Jack Yes
Loudspeaker Yes
FM Radio -
Network Connectivity
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Wi-Fi Features Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
USB Type microUSB
USB version 2.0
Technology GSM/HSPA/LTE
Fingerprint Sensor No
Placement -
Face Recognition No
Accelerometer Yes
Gyroscope No
Proximity No
Compass No
Barometer No
Capacity 3,000 mAh
Type Non-Removable
Charging Standard Charging
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