Samsung Galaxy F12 tipped to launch in India soon, could be the rebranded Galaxy M21

Samsung is working on a device with model number SM-F127G, which might be Galaxy F12 or Galaxy F12s.


Samsung, earlier this month, launched the Galaxy F41, the first phone in the new mid-range F series, in Indian market. Now, as per a report by Sammobile, Samsung is working on another device with model number SM-F127G. Sammobile also claims that it will be a Galaxy F series device and the commercial name for it might be the Samsung Galaxy F12 or Galaxy F12s. The new smartphone with model number SM-F127G might be an entry-level device and could be priced lower compared to the Galaxy F41.

To those unaware, the first device in the Galaxy F series, F41 is very similar to the Galaxy M31 in terms of specifications. There are speculations that the new upcoming Samsung device might be a rebadged version of Galaxy M21.

Samsung Galaxy M21: Price, and Specifications

Samsung Galaxy M21 is priced at Rs. 12,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant in India. While the 6GB RAM and 128GB storage variant costs Rs. 14,999.

Samsung Galaxy M21 features a 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2340×1080 pixels, and 420nits brightness. The smartphone has a water-drop notch, which the company refers to as Infinity-U notch. Under-the-hood, the smartphone packs an octa-core Exynos 9611 with Mali-G72MP3 GPU. The SoC on the Galaxy M21 gets coupled with up to 6GB LPDDR4x RAM, and up to 128GB UFS 2.1 storage, which can be further expanded via micro-SD card.

Coming to the optics, the smartphone features a 48MP triple rear camera setup with an LED flash. The primary sensor on the smartphone gets accompanied by an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 123° field of view. There is also a 5MP depth sensor with f/2.2 aperture on Galaxy M21. For the selfies, it offers a 20MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The battery unit on the Galaxy M21 is a 6000mAh unit, which supports 15W fast charging support. For the charging and data transfers, it has a Type-C port. The smartphone has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Unfortunately, there isn’t much known about the SM-F127G for now apart from the model number. Although, it is reported to launch soon in India. If that’s true, the Galaxy F12 should appear on certification websites in the coming weeks. Rest assured, if and whenever that happens, we will update our readers with the developments.