Samsung Galaxy M01 Core Android Go Smartphone With 3000mAh Battery Launched in Nepal

Samsung has introduced a cluster of products in Nepal’s tech market, including the new Samsung Galaxy M01 Core. The company has also launched the standard model – Samsung Galaxy M01. The new Galaxy M01 Core comes in two storage options- 1GB RAM/16GB storage and 2GB RAM/32GB native storage.

Priced at NPR 8,999 for the base model, it is one of the most affordable devices in Samsung’s Android Go smartphone list. Here are the specifications, features, price, and availability details of Samsung Galaxy M01 Core smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core Specifications & Features

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core features a basic (rather dull) design with a plain rear panel. The phone is made out of plastic and has a plastic frame. It features curved edges, although the bezels are more pronounced and cover most of the front panel.

Talking about other aspects, the Samsung Galaxy M01 Core sports a 5.3-inch HD+ Infinity display with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9. Powering the phone is MediaTek MT6739 processor fabricated on a 28nm process. It has a similar A53 Cortex core found on Galaxy M01, but instead of octa-core, it is embedded in quad-core architecture. The chipset is paired with PowerVR GE8100 GPU. It runs on Android 10 OS (Go Edition).

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core Specifications - Camera

The rear camera has a single lens featuring an 8MP sensor with f/2.2 aperture and LED flash. Upfront, there is a 5MP camera that has an f/2.4 aperture. The camera on the phone is capable of recording 1080p videos at 30fps.

The smartphone sports a semi-textured back cover with a pill-shaped camera module placed at the top left corner. The SIM tray and microSD slot are put on the left edge. At the same time, the power button and volume buttons sit at the right edge. Below you will find the micro-USB port and 3.5mm audio jack. The phone doesn’t have a fingerprint reader, nor it has face unlock feature, but that’s understandable given it’s a budget phone.

The Galaxy M01 Core packs a decent 3000mAh battery and offers a dedicated microSD slot with expandable storage support of up to 512GB.

Key Specs of Samsung Galaxy M01 Core

  • Display: 5.3-inch HD+ Infinity (TFT) display with 720 x 1480 pixels
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6739 (28nm) chipset
  • Operating System: Android 10 (Go Edition)
  • RAM: 1GB/2GB
  • ROM: 16GB/32GB
  • Rear camera: 8MP (f/2.2), LED flash, 1080p@30fps
  • Front camera: 5MP (f/2.4)
  • Battery: 3000mAh
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS, GLONASS, 3.5mm audio jack
  • Sensors: Accelerometer
  • Dimensions: 141.7 x 67.5 x 8.6 mm
  • Weight: 150g
  • Color options: Black, Blue, Red

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core Specifications and Features

Samsung Galaxy M01 Core price and availability in Nepal

The official price of Samsung Galaxy M01 Core in Nepal is NPR 8,999 for the 1GB RAM/16GB storage variant and Rs. 9,999 for the 2GB RAM/32GB variant. The handset is available for purchase from Samsung offline stores and partnered retail stores across the country.

Model Name Price in Nepal Availability
Samsung Galaxy M01 Core (1GB/16GB) NPR 8,999 September 27
Samsung Galaxy M01 Core (2GB/32GB) NPR 9,999 September 27

As mentioned, Samsung has launched a few other products besides the entry-level Galaxy M01 Core handset. The list includes the budget Samsung Galaxy M01 phone and the new Samsung TU8000 series 4K UHD TVs. The 4K TV models bundle offer price as well for a limited period.