As Samsung kicks off its 2021 line of Galaxy A-series phones, the Korean brand is doing things differently: this time around, it starts with entry-level models with the galaxy A12 and A02s. Both phones get a 5000mAh battery with 15w wired charging and a 6.5-inch HD+ Infinity-V display.
The Galaxy A12 gets a quad-rear camera setup that comprises of a 48-megapixel main camera, 5-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera, 2-megapixel depth sensor, and 2-megapixel macro camera, along with an 8-megapixel selfie snapper. It comes with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and a headphone jack.
It is powered by an unnamed octa-core processor that has CPU cores clocked at 2.3GHz and 1.8GHz (all of them pointing to the processor being a Helio P35). RAM and storage options include 3GB/4GB/6GB RAM and 32GB/64GB/128GB internal storage.
The Galaxy A02s, on the other hand, gets an octa-core processor that is clocked at 1.8Ghz (which is most likely a Snapdragon 460), and is paired with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. For the cameras, you get a 5-megapixel selfie snapper and a triple rear camera setup: 13-megapixel main camera, 2-megapixel macro camera, and 2-megapixel depth sensor.
The Galaxy A02s is priced at 150 Euros(~Php 8.6k) while the Galaxy A12 is priced 179 Euros(~Php 10.4k) for the 64GB model and 199 Euros(~Php 11.5k) for the 128GB model. The Galaxy A02s will be available in February while the Galaxy A12 will be available a month earlier.