Samsung is reportedly seeking to widen the A collection of smartphones additional. Current stories level out that the corporate could possibly be planning to launch an entry-level smartphone dubbed the Galaxy A01 Core.
The current entry comes from the Bluetooth SIG certification. The gadget is listed beneath the mannequin identify SM-A013F_DS. Whereas the “DS” suffix within the mannequin identify could possibly be the indication of a dual SIM variant, the advertising identify is lastly out within the open.
Galaxy A01 Core
Based on the certification, the gadget will probably be referred to as the Galaxy A01 core. The Bluetooth model of the gadget is 5.0. And this offers us a touch that the SoC powering the gadget won’t be too outdated.
If we recall, Samsung launched the entry-level Galaxy A01 smartphone final yr. The gadget had a 5.7-inch HD+ display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 SoC, 6GB of RAM, and 128GB storage. It was powered by a 3,000mAh battery inside. Trying on the new itemizing, it’s unclear if the tagline ‘core’ represents an improve or a downgrade over the A01.
Nevertheless, the Galaxy A01 core shouldn’t be new to us. Earlier, an entry-level phone with comparable mannequin identify SM-A013F appeared within the radar of leaks which was considered A01’s toned-down model with a reputation Galaxy A10e.
Is that this the one with the detachable battery?
A few days again, a detachable battery of a handset was leaked that had the identical mannequin quantity. This adopted by a Geekbench itemizing which weirdly listed the handset working on a three-year-old MT6739 SoC.
The gadget scored a poor single and multi-core scores of 585 and 1665 respectively. However in accordance with Mediatek’s product itemizing, the MT6739 helps solely as much as Bluetooth 4.2. Therefore, the most recent certification guidelines out the potential for an older chipset over an SoC that’s nonetheless beneath the wraps.
We’re not positive of the opposite specs as of but however contemplating the A01, we will anticipate this to sport at the very least a dual camera setup with comparable internals. Additional, the Geekbench itemizing additionally revealed the gadget will run on Android 10 out-of-the-box.
That being stated, Samsung may have modified its thoughts to pack in upgraded internals on the A01 core because the predecessor already had internals much like the one listed on the Geekbench. Nonetheless, We must await extra leaks to get a transparent image of its specs.