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Samsung Introduces the New Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s

Featuring long-lasting battery, big immersive display and powerful cameras with advanced capabilities Samsung Malaysia Electronics today introduced
Featuring long-lasting battery, big immersive display and powerful cameras with advanced capabilities



Samsung Malaysia Electronics today introduced the latest additions to the Galaxy A series family - the new Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s. Both smartphones boast a large immersive display, coupled with a versatile range of cameras to capture any moments that matter, along with a long-lasting battery to get you through the day.

“The Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s stay true to the ethos of our Galaxy A Series line-up, delivering awesome innovation in an affordable package. As the new entertainment powerhouses of our outstanding A-Series family, both smartphones pack large display screens and long-lasting batteries that allow for hours of immersive video entertainment and mobile gaming,” said Edward Han, President of Samsung Malaysia Electronics.

“From close-up macro shots to capturing the scenic view, or even taking beautiful portraits with bokeh effects, the Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s come equipped with an array of cameras to ensure that you never miss the memorable moments.”

Large, Immersive Displays and Long-Lasting Power to Keep You Entertained for Hours
Whether you are gaming or watching your favourite shows, get drawn into the action with the most immersive displays in the Galaxy A line-up. Both the Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s bring uninterrupted viewing with a 6.5-inch [1] HD+ Infinity-V [2] display, providing vivid clarity at your fingertips. In addition, both Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s feature Dolby Atmos® that takes immersion to another level as you game or consume multimedia content, delivering a captivating full range of surround sound experience.

The long-lasting 5,000mAh battery [3] also means you can now binge-watch your favourite shows without ever missing a moment, while on the move.

RAM that fuels your performance and efficiency

The Galaxy A series continues to push its limits to offer improvements so you can enjoy awesome and smooth smartphone experiences. Spend more time doing the things you love seamlessly with Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s as it comes with an advanced Octa-Core processor of up to 6GB RAM (128GB internal storage) and 4GB RAM (64GB internal storage) respectively – an exceptional value for its price and feature that you can checkmark off when purchasing a smartphone. To top it off, both devices enables a MicroSD support up to 1TB to capture and save all your spectacular content.

Capture unforgettable moments the way you experience it
The Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s come equipped with a powerful array of cameras that make taking that perfect shot easier than ever.

Galaxy A12 comes with multi-purpose quad rear cameras, which includes a Main camera, Ultra Wide camera [4], Depth camera [4] and Macro camera [4].

From picturesque photos of a sunrise, to capturing the bustling nightlife of the city, the Galaxy A12’s 48-megapixel main camera brings these moments to life in a digital format. Never compromise again between taking a particular subject from another, as the 5-megapixel Ultra Wide camera4 with a 123-degree viewing angle allows more of your world to fit in a single shot – all within the field of vision similar to the human eye.

Galaxy A12 is also equipped with a refined 2-megapixel Macro camera4 to reveal the close-up, mouth-watering details in your food photography, along with a 2-megapixel Depth camera4 that enables you to focus in on what matters most. With an 8-megapixel Selfie camera, instantly capture a post-worthy picture to express your most confident self.

Separately, the Galaxy A02s features a triple rear camera set-up, which includes a 13-megapixel main camera, a refined 2-megapixel Macro camera4, and a 2-megapixel Depth camera4. On its front, it comes with a 5-megapixel selfie camera.

Peace of mind with the Galaxy A12
The Galaxy A12 also benefits from our defence-grade Knox security platform, allowing users to set the processes, apps and data sharing activities that can function on their device.

Ultimately, Galaxy A12 users can have peace of mind 24X7 knowing that they have a defence-grade mobile security platform that has safeguarded more than 1 billion Samsung consumer and business devices [5].

Stylish design made for comfortable use
Both Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s come with unique finishing that features a haze and matte effect that is refreshing and stylish to hold. With smooth curves around its edges, and slim profiles for Galaxy A12 at a mere 8.9mm, and Galaxy A02s at 9.1mm, both devices are sleek yet comfortable to hold for hours.

The Galaxy A12 is available from 6 January 2021 onwards with the recommended retail price of RM799 and comes in two colors – black and blue. 

The Galaxy A02s is available from 6 January 2021 onwards with the recommended retail price of RM529 and comes in two colors – black and blue.

Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s Specifications [6]



[1] Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners. Actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners and camera hole.
[2] Infinity-V Display: a near bezel-less, full-frontal glass, edge-to-edge screen.
[3] Typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 4,900 mAh. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.
[4] Ultra Wide, Depth and Macro camera features are supported for rear camera only.
[5] https://www.samsungknox.com/en/about-knox
[6] All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice.
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