Chennai – June 11, 2019: Samsung India, the country’s most trusted consumer electronics and mobile phone brand, today announced the launch of Galaxy M40, its fourth smartphone in the popular Galaxy M series. Designed for tech savvy millennials and Gen Z, Galaxy M40 is power packed with 6.3” FHD+ Infinity-O display, powerful Snapdragon 675octa-core processor and triple rear camera. The launch of Galaxy M40 comes on the back of unprecedented consumer response to the recently-launched Galaxy M10, M20 and M30 smartphones.
“Samsung’s Galaxy Msmartphones have met with unprecedented success in India. Designed for young millennials and Gen Z consumers, Galaxy M series was conceptualized in India. We are confident that the discerning millennial consumers will be delighted with the new M40 device”, said AsimWarsi, Senior Vice President, Samsung India.
“Samsung Galaxy M Series – M10, M20 & M30, was inarguably one of the biggest launches in the first quarter. The series is a great example of leveraging customer insights from Amazon.in to craft products that customers seek and value. The M40, like its predecessors, offers best-in-class features with a new Infinity O display giving customers a premium experience. With this launch, we continue to build a strong portfolio in the smartphones category providing customers with a vast selection across price points and an unmatched shopping experience,”saidManish Tiwary, Vice President, Category Management, Amazon India.
To provide superior screen experience to consumers, Galaxy M40 comes with a stunning 6.3” FHD+ Infinity-O display, the feature that’s currently found only on Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S10 line. With a contrast ratio of 1200:1 and on screen sound technology, Galaxy M40 is a 7.9 mm sleek device, weighing just 168 gm. It comes with sturdy Gorilla Glass 3.Galaxy M40 is powered with Snapdragon 675 Octa-core processor that not only enhances user experience through excellent network speed, but also allows smooth multitasking and low power consumption.
“At Samsung, we constantly challenge ourselves to innovate with latest technology to provide a holistic user experience. With Galaxy M40, we showcase our attention to details to offer an engaging smartphone experience. With its impressive infinity O display, path breaking triple rear camera and Snapdragon 675 processor, the newly launched Galaxy M40 is all about experience. I am sure our consumers will be delighted with this OMG device,”Asim Warsi added.
The new Galaxy M40 sports best-in-class triple rear camera to address the millennials’ need for capturing important moments on the go. The triple camera setup on Galaxy M40 comprises a 32 MP main camera with AI scene optimizer with F1.7 aperture for stunning daylight shots and vivid night photos. It also features a 5 MP depth camera and an ultra-wide8 MP camera. For millennials who like to communicate via videos, Galaxy M40 comes with host of video features such as 4K video recording, Slo-mo and Hyperlapse.Galaxy M40supports a 3,500mAh battery and 15W USB type C fast charging feature that ensures 3X speed as compared to the normal charging.
IMMERSIVE VIEWING EXPERIENCE
The new Galaxy M40 is designed to provide great entertainment experience with Widevine L1 certification for streaming HD content through popular apps. It comes with a premium 6.3” FHD+ Infinity O Display. The new age display delivers a 1200:1 contrast ratio with 480 Nits peak brightness.
PERFORMANCE POWER HOUSE
The new Galaxy M40 runs on a powerful Snapdragon 675 Octa-core processor with speeds of upto 2.0 GHz. Galaxy M40 proves to be an unmatched gaming device with Adreno 612 GPU. The smartphone also allows smooth multitasking and low power consumption with 6GB RAM and 128 GB Memory which is expandable up to 512 GB.
PRICE, AVAILABILITY AND OFFERs
Galaxy M40 will be priced at INR 19,990. Starting noon of June 18, Galaxy M40 will be available for sale on Amazon.in and on Samsung’s own online shop for sale in beautiful Midnight Blue and Seawater Blue gradient colours.
Galaxy M40 customers on Jio 4G would be entitled to Double-Data on Rs. 198 and Rs. 299 plans. This exclusive offer gives users on the Rs. 198 recharge, savings worth Rs. 3,110 over 10 recharges and with the Double-Data benefit, the freedom to enjoy unlimited video, music, cricket and much more.
Galaxy M40 customers on Vodafone & Idea – on recharge of Rs. 255 – would be entitled forcashback worth Rs. 3,750 (as recharge vouchers of Rs. 75 for up-to 50 recharges). They would also get additional 0.5 GB data/day for up-to 18 Months
Galaxy M40 customers on Airtel would be entitled to 100% extra data for a period of 10 months. Users on the Rs. 249 plan will get 4GB data/day – a benefit of additional. 560GB data over 10 months. Users on the Rs. 349 plan will get 6GB data/day – a benefit of additional 840 GB data over 10 months.