Recently, a new Samsung smartphone under M-series was spotted online on Geekbench. The device with the model number SM-M205F appeared online and is most likely the alleged Samsung Galaxy M2. As for the price and features, the Samsung Galaxy M2 will be placed at a higher level than the Galaxy On series smartphones that was later named after Galaxy J series. Despite being the entry-level smartphone, it is designed intending the mid-range and thus coming up with the modest specifications. It seems like Samsung is all geared up to fight against Xiaomi and other similar range smartphone manufacturers. Here, let us discuss more the rumored Samsung Galaxy M2 release date, specs, and price.
It is still unsure of when the Samsung Galaxy M2 will be released in the market. Even there is no official statement or leaks that suggest the launch. However, it is predicted that the Samsung Galaxy M2 release date UAE may happen in the first quarter of 2019. As we are into 2019, we could expect this M-series smartphone at any time in the near future.
All the Samsung Galaxy M2 specs that were leaked online are basic. According to the listing, this Samsung smartphone will be powered by Exynos 7885 SoC accompanied by 3GB RAM. Geekbench listing also reveals that the device will run on Android 8.1 Oreo. The device with the model number that is rumored to be Samsung Galaxy M2 fetched a Geekbench score with a single-core of 1319 points and with a multi-core of 4074 points. This score puts the Samsung device on par with the smartphones that hold the chipset, Helio P60 and Snapdragon 660. This Exynos 7885 chipset is manufactured using the 17nm process and even supports eMMC 5.1. This is the latest standard on the chips that features a maximum sequential read speed of up to 250 MB/s and the write speeds of up to 125 MB/s. Additionally, this latest chipset is capable enough to support 21.7MP front or rear camera. Overall, the Exynos 7885 is a capable chipset and it is now we need to wait and see, how Samsung utilizes it on the upcoming Samsung Galaxy M2 smartphone. Other details of the Samsung Galaxy M2 are unavailable.
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Going along with the rumors, the device will be built upon cost-effective formula and may come in a notch display. It is unsure of which type of notch it may prefer. It is likely to sport 6.0-inches IPS LCD display of 2340 X 1080 pixel resolution and 19:5:9 aspect ratio. Recently, the South Korean giant showcased three different infinity display designs- Infinity U, Infinity V, and Infinity O. As for the optics, this mid-range device gets a dual rear camera of 16MP that can be featured both on the front and back. Other connectivity options include WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, LTE and more.
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There is no information about the Samsung Galaxy M2 price in the UAE. Considering its features, the device may get the mid-range price tag. The price could be around AED 993. Since it is expected to come in two storage variants, the price differs depending on the variant chosen.
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