Samsung has quietly introduced a new affordable smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy M13.
The M13 has been officially listed on Samsung’s website but it is not available for purchase yet. Given the trend, it is likely that M13 will launch in Nepal.
So, let’s take a brief look at Galaxy M13.
Samsung Galaxy M13 Specifications
- Body: 165.1 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm, 195 g, Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.6 inches PLS LCD, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 90Hz (unconfirmed)
- Chipset: Exynos 850 (8nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
- GPU: Mali-G52
- Memory: 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM
- OS: Android 12, One UI 4.1
- Rear Camera: 50MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
- 5MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/5″, 1.12µm
- 2MP, f/2.4, (depth)
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- Front Camera: 8MP
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- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 5000mAh battery, Fast charging 15W
- USB: USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
- Misc: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, 3.5mm headphone jack
- Colors: Deep Green, Orange Copper, Light Blue
Samsung Galaxy M13 Price in Nepal: TBD
Samsung Galaxy M13 Overview
The M13 has a plastic body and it comes in three colors: Light Blue, Orange Copper, and Deep Green.
The volume rocker and power button are on the right-hand side whereas the triple card tray is on the right. So, it supports two nano-SIM and a microSD at the same time.
On the bottom, it has a single speaker, a USB Type-C port, a microphone, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The Galaxy M13 has a 6.6 inches LCD panel with a screen resolution of 720 x 1600 pixels. And, it might come with a 90Hz refresh rate given the older M12 had a 90Hz screen.
Inside, the M13 is powered by Exynos 850 chipset. It is a chip from 2020 built on a reasonably efficient 8nm LPP process.
The CPU consists of 8 Cortex-A55 cores that are capable of speeds up to 2.0 GHz. Furthermore, it comes in two variants: 4/64GB and 4/128GB. Interms of GPU, it is running a Mali-G52 GPU which is probably its weakest link in terms of performance.
For cameras, it has a triple-camera setup on the back with a 50MP main sensor, a 5MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 2MP depth sensor.
On the front, it has an 8MP sensor for selfies.
The main rear and front cameras can capture videos up to 1080p 30fps.
Battery & OS
The M13 is powered by a 5000mAh battery which can provide up to 2 days of battery life. Furthermore, it comes with a 15W fast charging support.
The M13 ships with One UI 4.1 Core on top of Android 12. Similar to the A13, it comes with Samsung Knox protection.
Samsung Galaxy M13 Price in Nepal and Availability
Samsung has not revealed the prices for Samsung M13 but it is rumored to be launched first in Europe. Plus, it is highly likely to launch in Nepal as well. Given the launch price of the Samsung M12, the Samsung Galaxy M13 price in Nepal could be around Rs. 20,000.
Samsung Galaxy M13 provides similar hardware as the Samsung A13 but it misses out on some minor things. Moreover, it has a slightly different design compared to the A13.
What do you think of the Samsung Galaxy M13? Let us know in the comments below!
Also, watch our review of the Samsung Galaxy A03 Core in Nepali.