Samsung silently unveiled the Galaxy A41 with IP68 rating

Samsung has quietly launched a new midrange phone in Japan dubbed the Galaxy A41. This device will be succeeding the older Galaxy A40 released last year and it comes with some features that the A40 lacks which made it a good successor.

The midrange smartphone market are now very competitive but does the A41 has some features that will make it stand out from the cloud? Let’s find out. As usual, the back of the smartphone is made from plastic and it also has a plastic frame.

It has an IP68 dust or water resistant which made it to standout completely. The device is available in three colours which are Black, White and Blue. On the front, it has what Samsung calls an Infinity-U notch cut-out which is always a home for the selfie camera.

The display uses a Super AMOLED panel which measures 6.1inches in diagonal with a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 by 2400 pixels. It has 20:9 aspect ratio and 431 PPI density. Under the hood, it is powered by a MediaTek Helio P65 chipset which uses an Octa core processor clocked at 2.0GHz.

It runs on Android 10 with One UI 2 on top. For gaming or graphics, there is a Mali-G52 MC2 GPU handling the department. The device is available in one storage configuration which is 4GB of RAM and 64GB of ROM. There is a micro SD card slot where you can extend the storage even further.

Camera wise, it comes with a triple rear cameras which includes a 48MP main camera with f/2.0 aperture, 8MP ultra wide with f/2.2 aperture and a 5MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. On the front it has a 25MP camera with f/2.2 aperture. What is supplying juice to the device is a 3,500mAh battery with 15W fast charging.

For security, the device uses an under display fingerprint sensor. Samsung has not yet announced the price of this device. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS and FM radio. It has a USB Type-C cable in the box.