Samsung quietly launched the Galaxy A21 Simple SCV49 in Japan, available thru carriers au, NTT DoCoMo, UQmobile and J:COM. As the name suggests, this phone was designed to be simple to make exhaust of and is aimed at older users.
There’s a lanyard eyelet on the instrument, something we haven’t considered in years, but is a sincere way to halt accidental drops. The phone is also IP68/IPX5 rated, so it is mud, water and water jet resistant.
The Osaifu-Keitai cellular payment machine is supported, which simplifies paying at the store and for public transport.
The UI is place of abode up with great, easy to inspect icons and keeps probably the most repeatedly dilapidated features apt a few taps away. The customized launcher runs on high of Android 11.
The Galaxy A21 Simple is powered by an Exynos 7884B chipset, an conventional 14 nm part with an octa-core processor (with two Cortex-A73 cores at 1.6 GHz), a Mali-G71 MP2 GPU and a 4G LTE modem.
This phone comes equipped with 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB storage, which can be expanded thru the microSD slot. The FM radio receiver, which works thru the 3.5 mm headphone jack, offers additional entertainment.
The phone has a small 5.8” display with 720p+ decision (19.5:9 aspect ratio), it appears to be a basic LCD panel. There’s no fingerprint reader on board, so the single biometric lock is face recognition using the 5 MP camera on the entrance. The rear camera has a 13 MP sensor and can file 1080p video.
The A21 is powered by a 3,600 mAh battery, which can last over 24 hours of continuous talk time. Charging is gradual, taking around 2 hours depending on what charger you have (there isn’t one in the sphere).
The Samsung Galaxy A21 Simple SCV49 will develop to be available on September 9. This may be available in Black and White. The value of 1 is JPY 22,000 ($200/€170), though that is in case you accumulate it SIM-free.
We may aloof detached that this is a assorted instrument and may aloof now no longer be at a loss for words with the Galaxy A21 or A21s, each of which have weaker chipsets but better cameras and larger batteries (and are available begin air of Japan too).