Samsung has launched their latest M series device, the Galaxy 01s in India which is launched just a month after the Galaxy M01 launch in India. It comes with slight improvements like a Fingerprint sensor and larger display in comparison to its sibling. The Galaxy M01s sports a 6.2-inch HD+ Infinity-V PLS TFT LCD display having a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels. It is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P2 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 512 GB using microSD card. It comes with Dual SIM + dedicated microSD card slot.
The device comes with Dual Rear camera set up of 13MP primary camera with f/1.8 aperture and a 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The front camera is an 8MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture. It runs on Android 9.0 pie with One UI Core 1.1 on top. The Galaxy M01s sports a rear mounted fingerprint sensor and comes with a 3.5mm audio jack dupporting Dolby Atmos.
It comes equipped with the following sensors – Accelerometer, Light sensor, Proximity sensor, but there is no Gyroscope. It supports Dual 4G VoLTE and is powered by a 4000mAh battery.
The Samsung Galaxy M01s is priced at Rs. 9999 (3GB+32GB) and available in Gray and Light Blue colors. It will be available in all Offline stores along with most e-commerce stores.
Samsung is loosing on a good opportunity to gain some market space in the budget smartphones segment which is ruled by the likes of Realme and Xiaomi devices which offer a lot for the price. But with pricing devices in this manner Samsung is just loosing a golden opportunity to capture the budget and mid-range segment taking advantage of the Anti China sentiment in the market.