NEW DELHI: Samsung expanded its budget range of smartphones with the launch of the Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition. The big battery smartphone from Samsung is designed for Gen Z and millennial customers.
The smartphone comes with a starting price tag of Rs 12,499 and it comes in Arctic Blue and Charcoal Black colour options. Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition features a 6.4-inch full HD+ Infinity U display with a 60Hz refresh rate. The display is also protected from scratches with the help of Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top.
The smartphone is powered by an octa-core Samsung Exynos 9611 processor. The company claims that the smartphone is capable of delivering a smooth performance. The chipset comes with AI-powered Game Booster that improves frame rate and stability as well as reduces power consumption during your gaming session. The handset is backed by a 6000mAh battery with 15W fast charging support.
Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition features a triple rear camera setup with a 48MP main sensor, 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and a 5MP depth sensor. The handset also sports a 20MP front camera which comes with built-in filters and different camera modes.
The dual SIM smartphone from Samsung runs the Android 11 operating system topped with Samsung’s own layer of One UI. The smartphone also offers features like multilingual typing, finder and Smart crop which helps in better organisation of files.
This budget smartphone from Samsung will compete against the budget smartphone from Xiaomi.
Earlier this year, Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 10 smartphone which is available at Rs 12,999 and will give tough competition to Samsung Galaxy M21 2021 Edition. Redmi Note 10 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 678 processor and is backed by a 5,000 mAh battery.
The smartphone runs the Android 11 operating system and features a 6.43-inch full HD+ display.
Wondering how the two smartphones compare? Here’s a complete spec-by-spec comparison of both the budget smartphones.