- Samsung Galaxy M51 has been launched in two variants in India.
- The 8GB RAM variant of the device is priced at Rs 26,999.
- Galaxy M51 comes with a 6.7-inch Full HD+ display.
Samsung has been teasing the Galaxy M51 over the last few days, and today at a virtual launch event, the company finally took the lid off the much-anticipated device. The phone launch in India comes after the Galaxy M51 was previously unveiled to the world in Germany towards the end of last month.
Ahead of the launch, much about the Galaxy M51 was already known. Samsung in the run-up to the launch had been teasing the device quite a lot, revealing key details and features about the device. As it turns out, Samsung's mid-range smartphone turned out to be quite in line with what was expected of the phone, with the biggest highlight of the device emerging to be its 7000mAh battery pack, which also supports up to 25W fast charging.
As for the pricing, Samsung Galaxy M51 has been launched in India in as many as two variants. As per the company, the entry variant of the device has been launched at a starting price of Rs 24,999. This variant brings 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The more powerful variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage has been launched at Rs 26,999. Both variants are available in two colours -- Crystal Black and Electric Blue.
The phone will be available for purchase from September 18 via Amazon and Samsung's retail store. However, there will be a limited period offer available on purchases made through Amazon between September 18-20, during which buyers can get a flat discount of Rs 2,000 on purchases made through HDFC Bank and EMI transactions.
Speaking at the launch, Manish Tiwary, Vice President, Amazon India said, "Since its launch on Amazon.in, Samsung M Series has been a consistent bestseller. Galaxy M51 is the most exciting addition to the M Series with its industry re-defining features crafted with deep consumer insights shared by Amazon.in. We are already seeing a great response to Galaxy M51 in terms of notifications & searches. This is one of our biggest launches for customers this festive season on Amazon.in and promises to be a Monster bestseller."
Samsung Galaxy M51: Specifications
The new smartphone from Samsung brings a 6.7-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-O display. The punch hole in this display hides a selfie camera. Under the hood, we have an octa-core processor -- Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SoC. This has been paired to up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB onboard storage that can be expanded using microSD card. The smartphone runs on OneUI, based on Android 10.
In terms of cameras, the Galaxy M51 gets a rear camera setup with a 64-megapixel primary sensor, coupled with an f/1.8 lens. Sat next to it is a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens that brings with itself the promise of 123-degree field-of-view, a 5-megapixel depth sensor, and a 5-megapixel macro camera. For selfies, there is a 32-megapixel lens. The device also brings the usual connectivity and security features with itself.
The biggest highlight of the device is the fact that it comes a large 7,000mAh battery inside the phone with support for 25W fast charging.