Samsung has presented a new Galaxy smartphone. The Galaxy F62 is a mid-range offering that packs a massive 7,000 mAh battery and is powered by the same SoC that was found under the hood of the Galaxy Note10 two years ago. The chipset now trickles into the middle segments. Other specifications include an AMOLED display, four rear cameras and more.
The Samsung Galaxy F62 has a 6.7-inch Full HD + (1080 × 2400) Super AMOLED Plus Infinity-O display. It is powered by the Exynos 9825 SoC, a two year old flagship chipset. It’s paired with 6GB / 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It runs immediately with Android 11 with One UI 3.1.
On the front optics, the Galaxy F62 has a quad rear camera controlled by a 64MP Sony IMX682 primary sensor. It is accompanied by a 12MP ultra wide angle lens with a 123 degree field of view, a 5MP macro sensor and a 5MP depth camera. There is also a 32MP selfie shooter.
Connectivity options include WiFi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. It contains a 7,000 mAh battery and you get a 25 W charger in the box. It comes with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. There is an accelerometer, an ambient light sensor, a gyroscope, a magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. It also supports reverse loading.
The Galaxy F62 costs INR 23,999 (~ USD 330) for the 6 GB RAM + 128 GB memory variant, while the 8 GB RAM + 128 GB memory model costs INR 25,999 (~ USD 358). It will be available on February 22nd at Flipkart, Samsung India’s online store, Reliance Digital and retail stores. Customers who purchase the F62 through ICICI bank card and EMI transactions will receive an instant discount of Rs 2,500 (~ USD 34).
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