Samsung Galaxy M12 (aka Galaxy F12) gets BIS certification; India launch expected soon

Highlights
  • Samsung Galaxy F12 is expected to be a rebadged version of the Galaxy M12
  • The Galaxy M12 specifications are expected to include a 7,000mAh battery and a 6.7-inch display
  • Samsung Galaxy M12 was recently spotted getting Bluetooth certification as well

Samsung Galaxy M12, which could be rebranded as Galaxy F12 in some regions, has received BIS certification in India. The Galaxy M12 has been listed on the BIS certification with a model number SM-M127G/DS, whereas the Galaxy F12 can be seen with model number SM-F127G. As the Galaxy M12 has now received the BIS certification, we can expect the handset to launch in India really soon. The handset was recently spotted on the Bluetooth certification website as well, which also confirmed the Galaxy M12 moniker for the model number. Earlier, the leaked renders of the Galaxy M12 showcased the handset’s design in its full glory as well.

As you can see in the screenshot below, the Galaxy M12 (SM-M127G/DS) and Galaxy F12 (SM-F127G) were granted BIS certification on Wednesday, i.e. December 9th. As is the case with BIS certification, the listing doesn’t reveal much about the smartphone. However, the Galaxy M12 has received its fair share of leaks till now and we know most of the handset’s specifications as well as its design.

Samsung Galaxy M12/ F12 specifications (rumoured)

  • 6.7-inch display
  • 7,000mAh battery
  • Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
  • USB Type-C charging port

Samsung Galaxy M12 is expected to pack a 6.7-inch display with a hole-punch design. The handset has been tipped to come with a side-mounted fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C charging port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. As we reported earlier, the Galaxy M12 will pack a massive 7,000mAh battery, which should easily manage to last more than two days for most users. The dimensions of the Galaxy M12 are said to be 163.9 x 75.9 x 8.9mm. Unfortunately, other details about the phone, including chipset, camera sensors, memory variants, and more are unknown at the moment. Also, the Samsung Galaxy M12 price in India is not known as of now. Stay tuned in for more updates about the phone.

Key Specs

Samsung Galaxy M12
Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 850 | 3 GBProcessor
6.5 inches Display
13 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP + 2 MPRear camera
8 MPSelfie camera
6000 mAh Battery
Samsung Galaxy M12 Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 10,499
Release Date: 06-Feb-2021 (Expected)
Variant: 3 GB RAM / 32 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Rumoured