Samsung has unveiled yet another mid-range smartphone in its ‘M’ series. Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 as an upgrade over Galaxy M21 launched back in 2020. The noticeable change here is cameras while the rest of the specs remain similar to Galaxy M21. Let’s learn more about the specs, features, expected price, and availability of the Galaxy M21 2021 in Nepal.
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Overview
Display and Design
The handset features the same 6.4” Super AMOLED screen with a U-shaped notch which Samsung marks as an Infinity-U notch. It has a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels FHD+ and the aspect ratio is 19.5:9. The display panel supporting a 60Hz refresh rate.
Around the back, there is an oval camera setup where last year’s model had a rectangular one. Also, the fingerprint scanner for biometric authentication is placed in the rear panel. The body of the handset is plastic build. You can choose the handset between two colors black and blue.
Performance and Memory
It comes with the same Exynos 9611 chipset. It is paired with 4GB and 6GB of RAM and onboard storage of 64GB and 128GB. The storage can be expanded (up to 512GB) via a microSD card. Further, the graphics section is handled by ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU.
Then there is Android 11 on top of One UI 3.1 Core operating system.
The oval camera module consists of 2 cameras arranged in linear order and one outside oval module. So. it’s a triple camera module. The primary module features a 48MP lens with an f/2.0 aperture and an 8MP sensor for ultrawide-angle snaps with an f/2.2 aperture. Finally, the 5MP sensor with an f/2.2 aperture completes the setup. The setup is capable of capturing 4K footage at 30fps.
Similarly, on the front is a 20MP sensor for selfies and video chats with an f/2.2 aperture. Which is capable of 1080p videos.
Battery and Miscellaneous
Galaxy M21 2021 is backed by a massive 6,000mAh battery with support for 15W fast charging. Connectivity options included are 4G LTE, USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth connectivity.
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Specifications
|Body||159.2 x 75.1 x 8.9 mm, 191 g|
|Display||6.4 inches, Super AMOLED, 420 nits (peak)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio|
|Processor||Exynos 9611 (10nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|OS||Android 11, One UI 3.1 Core|
|Rear Camera||Triple Cameras|
Primary: 48 MP, f/2.0, Wide lens (26 mm), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF
Ultra-wide: 8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚, 1/4.0″, 1.12µm
Depth: 5 MP, f/2.2
|Front Camera||20 MP, f/2.2, Wide Lens (26 mm)|
|Video Resolution||Rear: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], gyro-EIS|
Front: [email protected]
|Audio||Loudspeakers, 3.5mm headphone slot|
|Security||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), Software-based face unlock|
|Connectivity||4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, FM radio, USB Type-C 2.0|
|Charging||Fast charging 15W|
|Galaxy M21s Price in Nepal||TBA|
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Price and Availability in Nepal
The Galaxy M21 2021 Edition will be on sale from 26 July in India. They have a price tag of INR 12,499 for 4/64GB and INR 14,499 for 6/128GB. We expect the price of the Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 to be around Rs 24,000 when it gets available in Nepal.
|Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition||Price in Nepal (Expected)||Price in India|
|4/64 GB||~ Rs 20,500||INR 12,499|
|6/128 GB||~ NPR 24,000||INR 14,499|