Samsung has rolled out the first software update for the recently launched Galaxy M40 smartphone. The update brings May Android security patch as well as bug fixes and improvements to the phone.
The firmware version for the latest update is M405DDU1ASF2/ M405FODM1ASF4/ M405FDDU1ASEB and is 152.36MB in size. In order to check for the latest update, users can go to Settings > Software Update > Download and Install.
As per the changelog which we received on our device, the update improves the security of the device. Samsung Galaxy M40 went on sale today for the first time on Amazon India and Samsung website.
The phone comes in a single variant of 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage and it is priced at Rs 19,990. Samsung Galaxy M40 is the fourth device in the M-series after Galaxy M10, Galaxy M20, and Galaxy M30. It comes in Midnight Blue and Seawater Blue colours.
Samsung Galaxy M40 features a 6.3-inch full HD+ Infinity-O display with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution, 400 nits brightness, 1200:1 contrast ratio, 91% screen to body ratio and a pixel density of 409ppi. The phone runs on Android 9 Pie operating system with One UI on top and it is backed up by a 3,500mAh battery with 15W fast charging.
Under the hood, the phone will be powered by Snapdragon 675 processor coupled with 612GPU. The phone has 6GB of RAM, 128 GB internal storage and expandable memory up to 512GB via a microSD card slot. The smartphone is also Samsung’s first model to have a “Screen Sound” technology that will produce audio without an earpiece.
For the camera, the Samsung Galaxy M40 features a triple camera setup with 32-megapixel primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 5-megapixel secondary sensor with f/2.2 aperture and an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens with 123-degree viewing angle and f/2.2 aperture. Further, it has a 16-megapixel selfie camera at the front housed inside the notch. The phone also features a rear-facing fingerprint sensor.