After much of rumours & teasers, Samsung has finally pulled the curtains off from the Galaxy M40, this is the fourth smartphone launched under the M series. It is also the first phone under 20K that has an infinity O display & screen sound tech, a successor of the Galaxy M30. The smartphone competes with the likes of Realme 3 Pro & Redmi Note 7 Pro.
Samsung Galaxy M40 features a 6.3-inch PLS TFT FullHD+ Infinity O display, 19:5.9 aspect ratio with a contrast ratio of 1200:1, 480 nits for brightness, Gorilla Glass 3 for protection, Widevine L1 support. There’s no earpiece visible in the phone because this time Samsung has integrated a screen sound technology which produces sound on the handset. For performa9nce, it is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 octa-core processor with Adreno 612 for GPU, Coupled with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage, which can be expanded upto 512GB via a MicroSD card, runs on One UI on top of Android 9 Pie.
For photography -The Samsung Galaxy as they were M40 comes with a triple tear camera setup at the back, the primary sensor is a 32MP with f/1.7 aperture, a secondary 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture with 123-degree field of view and a third 5MP for depth sensing other feature include – 4K recording support, Slo-mo, hyper-lapse, AI scene optimizer, for the front there’s a 16MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture.
The handset has a 3500mah, which is unfortunate as they were rumours about a 5000mAh battery, although it supports a 15W fast charging, which the company claims is 3x faster than the normal charging speed, more of a shock the Galaxy M40 doesn’t have a 3.5mm audio jack.
Galaxy M40 comes in two colour variants – Midnight Blue, Seawater Blue, the device only comes in single storage option – 6GB/128GB internal storage & is priced at RS. 19,990, it will go on sale on June 18th at 12 (noon) via Amazon, Flipkart and Samsung Online Store.
Samsung Galaxy M40 Specifications
- 6.3inch PLS TFT FullHD+ Infinity O display
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 octa-core processor
- 6GB RAM & 128GB internal storage
- 32MP +8MP+ 5MP triple rear cameras
- 16MP front camera
- One UI on top of Android 9 Pie
- 3500mAh battery with 15W fast charging