If any brand is giving competition to Chinese companies in the smartphone market, then it is Samsung. The company has launched its phone in almost every budget. If you are looking for an entry level 5G handset, then the cheapest phone of the brand will be Samsung Galaxy M13 5G. This phone with dual camera setup comes in two configurations.
This Samsung device has been launched in an initial budget of around Rs 12,000. You get mostly Chinese options in this budget. As a non-Chinese and trusted brand, this Samsung phone is one of the cheapest 5G options. Has Samsung been able to take care of its brand value in this phone? Let’s know what kind of phone is the Galaxy M13 5G in this review.
How is the design?
Galaxy M13 5G comes with dual rear camera setup. It has a 6.5-inch display, but still the phone is quite compact. The handset weighs up to 195 grams. The bezels of the device come with rounded corners.
Type-C charging port, 3.5mm audio jack, speaker and microphone are available at the bottom of the phone. At the same time, volume rocker and fingerprint sensor have been given in the right side. Overall the design of the phone looks compact and handy. However, the device is by no means small.
display and camera
The smartphone has a 6.5-inch HD+ resolution display. The PLS LCD display has been given in the phone, which comes with 90Hz refresh rate support. The screen of the handset is very bright. You can easily use it in sunlight or in low light both conditions.
The colors look quite vibrant and you will not find any complaints according to the budget. Yes, it will not get flagship level experience, but according to the budget the display is good.
Dual rear camera setup has been given in the handset, whose primary lens is 50MP. Apart from this, you get a 2MP depth sensor. The performance of the rear camera is good. In this you will get a decent photography experience.
However, very good photos are not clicked in low light or night mode. There is a 5MP selfie camera in the front, from which decent photos can be clicked. Camera performance will be average.
Performance and Battery
MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor has been given in the phone, which is mostly seen in budget 5G handsets. You can do almost all the everyday tasks on this processor. In this, you can also do multi tasking easily. The device comes in 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM options.
In this you will get 128GB storage, which you can expand with the help of micro SD card. If you want a phone for gaming, then this handset is not for you. In this, you can easily do minor gaming, but this device is not right for Hi-Fi gaming.
Talking about UI Experience, One UI 4.1 based on Android 12 is available in it. Although, many bloatwares are also available in it, but you can delete them. Single speakers have been given in it, which are of decent quality. No problem has been found in network reception and call quality.
To power the smartphone, a 5000mAh battery has been provided, which supports 15W fast charging. You can easily use it throughout the day. But it does take a little longer to charge. There are 11 5G bands available in it.
Galaxy M13 5G: bottom line
If you want a cheap 5G phone, then you can try this phone. In the cell, you can buy this handset in a budget of about 10 thousand rupees. This smartphone is one of the best options in that budget.
In this you get decent camera and performance. Battery capacity is also good and the design is compact and has a handy feel. Overall, Samsung’s cheapest 5G phone is the best option for those who want a non-Chinese phone in the entry-level budget.
Aaj Tak Rating – 8.5/10