Samsung has added two devices to the Galaxy A-series dubbed A12 and A02s, these devices are the first members of its Galaxy A (2021) lineup.
Both devices, Galaxy A12 and A02s share similar features as they both have a 6.5″ HD+ Infinity-V display having a notch for the 8MP, 5MP selfie shooter respectively, feature a matte finish on the backpack, and a 5000mAh battery with support for 15W adaptive fast charging.
Under the hood, the Galaxy A12 has an octa-core processor of CPU cores clocked at 2.3GHz and 1.8GHz with a possibility of being powered by the Helio P35 SoC. The Galaxy A02s also has an octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz, which could be a part of the Snapdragon 450.
Going back to the photography features, the Galaxy A12 retains the ultrawide and depth sensors, swaps the 13MP camera with a 48MP module, and gets a 2MP macro unit. These are arranged in a square formation. As for the A02s, you get a 13MP primary camera on the back joined by 2MP macro and 2MP depth units.
Samsung Galaxy A12 comes with 3GB, 4GB, or 6GB RAM onboard and has three storage options – 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB. You also get a microSD card slot for storage expansion by up to 1TB while the Galaxy A02s comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage onboard, and it also has a microSD card slot, which allows storage expansion by up to 1TB.
The Galaxy A12 features a side-mounted fingerprint reader, comes with the Samsung Knox security platform, and is offered in Black, Blue, White and Red colors. The Galaxy A02s has Black and White color options and will go on sale from February 2021 for €150.