Samsung is all to launch the Galaxy M40 in India today. This is the fourth smartphone in the Galaxy M series and follows the Galaxy M10, Galaxy M20 and Galaxy M30 smartphones. The Galaxy M series has been quite successful for Samsung this year and the company will look to continue its streak with the Galaxy M40.
The Galaxy M40 will be the first in the series to come with an Infinity-O display. The company has said that the Galaxy M40 will cost around Rs 20,000, although the exact pricing will be revealed later today at 6pm IST. This means the Galaxy M40 will be the only phone in its segment to offer a punch-hole display.
The Galaxy M line is an online-only series, which means the Galaxy M40 will be available on Amazon India and Samsung’s online store. Samsung will announce the availability of the Galaxy M40 later today along with the official specs and price. You can watch the live webcast of the Galaxy M40 launch right here.
Samsung Galaxy M40 expected specifications
From what Samsung has revealed so far, the Galaxy M40 will come with an edge-to-edge screen and will be employing an Infinity-O display like the Galaxy S10. This means the Galaxy M40 will come with a small circular hole cutout on the top left corner to house the selfie camera while offering thin bezels and a large screen real estate.
From what rumours tell us, the Galaxy M40 will come with a 6.3-inch display with a possible FHD+ resolution. We can als expect a Super AMOLED panel considering the Galaxy M30 got it too. The rear panel will include a fingerprint sensor and a triple camera setup.
Samsung has revealed that the Galaxy M40 will be powered by a Snapdragon 675 chipset that will be paired with up to 6GB of RAM. This also means the Galaxy M40 will be the first Galaxy M-series phone to use a Qualcommm chipset.
As for the cameras, the Galaxy M40 will sport a 32MP primary camera for detailed shots. We expect to see an ultra wide-angle lens and depth sensor in the mix as well. The front camera will see a 16MP sensor.
Samsung will reveal the official specifications of the Galaxy M40 along with its price in India and release date today at 6pm.