Samsung launched its affordable M-series smartphone called the Galaxy M01 in India in June with price set at Rs 8,999. The price was later hiked in April, after the GST revision from 12 percent to 18 percent. The brand is now teasing a new sale on Amazon, where it’s announed a new price drop for the entry-level M-series device.
The special sale for the Galaxy M01 will start from August 18th and it’s not known how long will the sale last or if the price drop is permanent. All that the brand has revealed is the new pricing of the affordable device. Notably, the smartphone is also available from Flipkart and Samsung’s official online store.
Samsung Galaxy M01 gets a price cut in India
The sale banner on Amazon India website reveals that the smartphone will be available for Rs 8,399 starting tomorrow on the e-commerce website. This is Rs 600 less than the launch price of Rs 8,999. The company has not revealed an end date for the sale price. As of now, there’s no word on whether the new price will be applicable on the Flipkart and the official Samsung online store as well.
Samsung Galaxy M01 specifications and features
The Samsung Galaxy M01 comes with 5.71-inch HD+ TFT Infinity-V display, which means it has a waterdrop notch on top. Powering the handset is a Snapdragon 439 processor backed by 3GB RAM. There’s 32GB storage onboard, which can be expanded up to 512GB using a microSD card. Out of the box, the Galaxy M01 boots Android 10 with Samsung’s One UI on top and is powered by a 4,000mAh battery.
Coming to the cameras, the Samsung Galaxy M01 features a dual-camera setup on the back. The primary camera is a 13-megapixel sensor backed by the 2-megapixel depth sensor. The waterdrop notch on the front is housing a 5-megapixel camera.