Samsung has launched two new M-series of smartphones in India today, the Samsung Galaxy M30s and the Galaxy M10s. Details of the two devices were leaked extensively ahead of ṭhe official launch and while we knew almost everything about them, today’s announcement reaffirms the specs, features and pricing. The Samsung Galaxy M30s is a mid-range handset that will go up against the likes of the Realme 5 Pro, Realme XT, Redmi Note 7 Pro and other phones that are similarly priced. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy M10s is a budget handset whose main USP is its display and the battery.
Samsung Galaxy M30s specifications
The Dual Sim (nano + nano ) Samsung Galaxy M30s is the successor to the Galaxy M30. It sports a 6.4-inch Full HD+ sAMOLED display with Infinity-U display with a screen-to-body ratio higher than 91 percent and a peak brightness of 420 nits and the device also has Widevine L1 certification for playing HD content from online media streaming platforms. It is powered by the octa-core Exynos 9611 processor that is touted to deliver max clock speeds of up to 2.3GHz paired with 6GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. The phone’s USP is its large 6000mAh battery that is said to deliver up to 29 hours of video playback. It comes with a Type C port and a 15W fast charger.
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In terms of optics, the Samsung Galaxy M30s comes equipped with a triple rear camera setup. It gets a 48MP primary sensor with an f/2.0 aperture, along with an 8MP ultra-wide lens that has a 123-degree field of view and a 5MP depth camera. On the front sits a 16MP sensor. Ṭhe device runs on Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box with Samsung’s new One UI. The Device Storage is expandable up to 512GB via Micro-SD Card.
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Samsung Galaxy M10s specifications
The Dual Sim (nano + nano ) Samsung Galaxy M10s is a budget handset that sports a 6.4-inch HD+ (720 x 1520 pixels) sAMOLED display with an Infinity-V display design. It is powered by the Exynos 7884B processor and comes in one variant with 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage, can be expandable up to 512 GB via Micro-SD Card. The handset features a 13MP + 5MP dual rear camera setup and sports an 8MP sensor on the front. Backed by a 4000mAh battery, the device also supports 15W fast charging. The handset will come with 15W fast charger and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
|Galaxy M10s Introductory Price at Rs. 8,999|
Samsung Galaxy M30s and Galaxy M10s price in India, availability and launch offers
The Samsung Galaxy M30s comes in two variants, one with 4GB RAM + 64GB of storage and another with 6GB RAM and 128GB of storage. It is priced at Rs 13,999 and Rs 16,999 respectively, and the company says that it is special pricing. There’s no info on when or whether these prices might change. The Samsung Galaxy M10s costs Rs 8,999 for the sole 3GB RAM, 32GB storage version.
The two devices will go on sale during the Amazon Great Indian Sale and Samsung’s official e-shop from September 29 in India. The Galaxy M30s will be available in Opal Black, Sapphire Blue and Pearl White colour models. As for the Galaxy M10s, it comes in Stone Blue and Piano Black colour options. The company has said that these Prices are Introductory for the upcoming Festive season.