Samsung Galaxy M23 5G launched
The Samsung Galaxy M23 features a rectangular-shaped camera island with a vertically aligned triple camera setup. The front holds a flat display with thick bezels and a waterdrop notch. The device measures 165.5 x 77 x 8.4mm and weighs 198 grams.
The Galaxy M23 has a 6.6-inch TFT LCD 1080 x 2408P display. Although the press release doesn’t specify, the display is said to offer up to a 120Hz refresh rate.
As for Optics, it features a 50MP f/1.8 main camera sensor, coupled with an 8MP f/2.2 ultrawide camera and a 2MP f/2.4 depth sensor. The main camera sensor is said to come to support optical image stabilization (OIS). For selfies, we get an 8MP f/2.2 camera.
Under the hood, the Galaxy M23 houses an octa-core (2.2GHz + 1.8GHz) SoC said to be the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G. The SoC gets paired with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The 5G smartphone also offers storage expansion of up to 1TB via a microSD card slot. The device gets a 5000mAh battery and runs Android 12 based One UI 4.1 out of the box.
For security, Samsung has provided a fingerprint sensor likely mounted on the side of the smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy M23 5G Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM only)
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
- 4G bands: LTE
- 5G bands: SA/NSA
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
- Announced: 2022, March 04
- Status: Exp. release 2022, March
- Dimensions: 165.5 x 77 x 8.4 mm (6.52 x 3.03 x 0.33 in)
- Weight: 198 g (6.98 oz)
- Colors: Deep Green, Light Blue
- SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: TFT
- Size: 6.6 inches, 104.9 cm2 (~82.3% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 1080 x 2408 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~400 ppi density)
- Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- Android 12, One UI 4.1
- CPU: Octa-core (2.2 GHz & 1.8 GHz)
- Storage: 128GB 4GB RAM
- Memory Card slot: microSDXC
- eMMC 5.1
- Main Camera: Quad
- 50 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
- 8 MP, f/2.2, (ultrawide), 1/4″, 1.12µm
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Features: LED flash, panorama, HDR
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Selfie Camera: Single – 8 MP, f/2.2, (wide)
- Video: 1080p@30fps
- Radio: Unspecifications
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
- WLAN: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- NFC: Unspecified
- USB: USB Type-C 2.0
- Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity
- Virtual Proximity Sensing
- Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
- Charging: Fast charging
Samsung Galaxy M23 5G Price and Availability
The device will be available to purchase in Deep Green and Light Blue colors. The price of the device is yet to be revealed.