Gadget / Samsung Galaxy M30 to launch in India today, to take on Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

Hindustan Times : Feb 27, 2019, 10:08 AM

Galaxy M30 is Samsung’s third phone from the series and will be the most expensive one so far. Galaxy M30 features the same waterdrop-styled notch with an edge-to-edge display. Galaxy M30 will run on Exynos 7904 processor with up to 6GB of RAM. Samsung is expected to price the Galaxy M30 around Rs 15,000 for the base model. Galaxy M30’s launch comes just a day ahead of the Redmi Note 7 debut in India.

After Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20, Samsung is gearing up to launch the M30 from its new budget series. Galaxy M30 will be available exclusively via Amazon India.

Samsung has been teasing its new phone for quite some time now. The company has also revealed its design and some key specifications. In terms of design, Galaxy M30 features the same waterdrop-styled notch with an edge-to-edge display. The fingerprint sensor and rear cameras are also placed the same way.

Specifications confirmed so far include a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED Full HD+ Infinity U display. It sports a triple-camera setup with ultra wide lens. According to reports, Samsung Galaxy M30 will sport 13-megapixel and two 5-megapixel sensors. Like the M20, this phone will also pack a 5,000mAh battery but with 3X fast charge.

Under the hood, Galaxy M30 will run on Exynos 7904 processor with up to 6GB of RAM. Exynos 7904 which also powers the M20, is said to be 80% more powerful than its predecessor, and can easily handle games like PUBG and Fortnite. Samsung is expected to price the Galaxy M30 around Rs 15,000 for the base model.

Galaxy M30’s launch comes just a day ahead of the Redmi Note 7 debut in India. Redmi Note 7 comes with features like a 48-megapixel camera, Snapdragon 660 SoC and 5,000mAh battery. Both phones are also expected to be priced around the same gap.