After the success of Galaxy M series, Samsung introduced another similar smartphone series in India as it promised. Samsung Galaxy F41, the first smartphone in the new F series is not any different from M series phones, actually it is Galaxy M31 with one less rear camera. Also, Samsung introduced this new series for Flipkart buyers, just like the M series is Amazon exclusive. The F41 will go on sake during Big Billion Days.
If we talk about the key specs of the phone, it has a 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED display, Exynos 9611 10nm SoC, 64-megapixel rear camera, 32-megapixel front camera, and a huge 6000mAh battery with 15W fast charging. So, should you buy this new mid-range phone or not? Lets find out!
Reasons to Buy
Super AMOLED Display
The Galaxy F41 sports a 6.4-inch Full HD+(2340 x 1080 pixels) Infinity-U type Super AMOLED display. The AMOLED panel comes with 420 nits brightness.
The phone is powered by an Octa-Core 2.3GHz Exynos 9611 10nm processor paired with Mali-G72MP3 GPU. It is further paired with 6GB LPDDR4x RAM and up to 128GB UFS 2.1 storage. The storage is expandable up to 512GB via micro SD card.
64MP Camera, 32MP Selfie
The smartphone has a triple camera setup at the back that has a 64MP primary rear camera, an 8MP 123° ultra-wide camera, and a 5MP depth sensor. It has a Single Take feature that can take 7 photos and 3 videos with just a tap.
There is a 32MP front camera with Live Focus feature and Smart Beauty effects.
The phone is powered by a 6000mAh battery with 15W fast charging support via USB Type-C that can fully charge it in 2 hours 40 mins. The big battery promises 26 hours of video playback, 48 hours of calls, and 119 hours of music playback.
Apart from above-mentioned features, it also has all the necessary connectivity options including 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, Dual 4G VoLTE, triple card slots, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, and GPS + GLONASS.
Reasons Not To Buy
The phone sports a plastic body with gradient that comes in Fusion Green, Fusion Black and Fusion Blue colors. To those who expect a glass body phone in this price range, it might be a drawback.
However, the phone looks premium at first, with its two-tone finish that offers a holographic effect. The phone is also sleek with 8.9mm thickness and has only 191g weight despite having a big battery.
The smartphone runs on Android 10 with Samsung’s OneUI on top. The OneUI is good, lightweight that also offers a better user experience than others. However, there are still some bloatware related issues Samsung needs to solve.
Price, Offers & Availability
The new Samsung Galaxy F41 is priced at Rs. 16,999 for the 6GB+64GB version and its 6GB+128GB version costs Rs. 17,999.
The F41 will be available at Rs. 15,499 only as an offer price during the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale. The e-com giant will also offer an additional 10% discount on SBI cards. The sale will begin from October 16.