Samsung today launched the Galaxy F62, the latest smartphone in the F with a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Infinity-O screen, 64MP quad rear cameras and a huge 7000mAh battery in India, same as Galaxy M51, but this is powered by the Exynos 9825 SoC that was introduced first in flagship Galaxy Note 10 series. We got to check out the smartphone, here are our first impressions.
- Samsung Galaxy F62 6GB RAM, 128GB storage version in Electric Green colour
- 2-pin 25W charger with Adaptive Fast Charging (5V-3A/9V-2.77A/11V-2.25A)
- USB Type-C to Type-C Cable
- Quick Start Guide and Warranty information
The phone comes with a 6.7-inch Full HD+ Infinity-O Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080×2400 pixels at about 392 PPI, aspect ratio of 20:9. The display looks bright, thanks to 420 nits brightness, offers good color reproduction and the sunlight legibility is good as well. Since it has an AMOLED panel, it offers true blacks. Powered by Exynos 9 Series 9825 7nm 9825 7nm processor with Mali-G76 MP12 GPU with 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4x of RAM, it has 128GB UFS 2.1 storage, and runs Android 11 with Samsung One UI 3.1 on top. It also has NFC and Samsung Pay support. There is also Knox security and Secure folder. It is a 4G phone compared to some mid-range phone that come with 5G support.
The phone has a 32-megapixel camera on the front, same as the M51. There is a tiny bezel below the screen.
Coming to the button placements, on the right there is a fingerprint sensor that combines the power button and the volume rocker. It has dedicated dual SIM and microSD slots on the left, arranged back to back in a single tray. On the bottom there is a 3.5mm audio jack, USB Type-C Port, primary microphone and a loudspeaker grill. There is a secondary microphone at the top. The phone has a plastic frame which attracts fingerprints easily.
As for the camera, it has a quad rear camera setup which consists of a 64MP Sony IMX682 sensor with LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, 12MP 123° ultra-wide angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 5MP depth sensor with f/2.2 aperture for Live Focus and a 5MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Check out some camera samples below.
The phone has a glastic back with a gradient design which attracts fingerprints easily since it is glossy. It doesn’t come with a cover in the box, so it is also prone to scratches. The phone is 9.5mm thick, mainly due to the huge 7000mAh battery, and the phone weighs 218 grams, which is decent for a phone with a huge battery.
It starts at Rs. 23,999 for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version and will be available from Flipkart, Samsung.com, Reliance Digital stores and select Jio stores across India starting from February 22nd.