05 August 2022
Samsung has debuted a new Galaxy M-series budget smartphone Galaxy M13 in India. It has been released in both LTE and 5G connectivity variants. This is a different approach from the global release where we only saw the LTE variant. The company says it is aiming for "Gen-MZ" consumers with the newly unveiled smartphones.
The Galaxy M13 5G sports a 6.5-inch HD+ notched display with a 90Hz refresh rate. It has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 400 nits of peak brightness. Under the hood, it has the MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor coupled with up to 6GB of RAM. It has a RAM Plus feature that utilizes a portion of storage space as virtual RAM (up to 12GB). The storage capacity of the phone is up to 128GB along with microSD card support.
The phone has dual rear cameras featuring a 50-megapixel and a 2-megapixel sensor. The front camera on the phone is a 5-megapixel sensor. The whole package is powered by a 5,000mAh battery and is supported by 15W fast charging. It will boot One UI Core 4 based on Android 12 out of the box.
Samsung has priced the Galaxy M13 5G at INR 13,999 for the 4GB/64GB and INR 15,999 for the 6GB/128GB model. The phone will be sold in Aqua Green, Stardust Brown, and Midnight Blue color options.
The Galaxy M13 features a 6.6-inch Full HD+ LCD notched display. The phone is powered by an Exynos 850 processor coupled with 4GB and 6GB of RAM. The storage options include 64GB and 128GB along with support for microSD cards. It means there are two configuration variants: 4GB/64GB and 6GB/128GB.
The triple rear camera setup is headlined by a 50-megapixel sensor. The other two cameras are a 5-megapixel wide-angle and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The phone has an 8-megapixel sensor and is housed inside the notch. The whole package is powered by a 6,000mAh battery with support for 15W fast charging. It will also boot One UI Core 4 based on Android 12.
Samsung says Galaxy M13 will go on sale for INR 11,999 for the 4GB/64GB variant and at INR 13,999 for the 6GB/128GB variant. Its color options are Aqua Green, Midnight Blue, and Stardust Brown.