Samsung had confirmed the launch of Galaxy M30 earlier this month. The device is the newest addition to the M-series. The M30 follows the Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 that were launched last month. The M30 comes with a few upgrades over the M20. Let’s take a look at the technical specifications and features of the latest device:
Display & Design:
In the front, the Galaxy M30 sports an FHD+ Infinity U display measuring 6.4-inches. It is fitted with a Super AMOLED panel producing crisp output. Design-wise, the device flaunts a gradient back panel in dual tone colours which looks stylish. The rear panel also houses a triple camera setup and fingerprint scanner. The Galaxy M30 is available in two colour options – Gradation Blue and Gradation Black.
On the imaging front, the Galaxy M30 is equipped with a triple rear camera setup. The module comprises of a 13MP main camera with f/1.9 aperture, a 5MP f/2.2 depth sensor and a 5MP f/2.2 ultra-wide 120-degree lens. The device is fitted with a 16MP f/2.0 front camera for selfies and face unlock.
Hardware, OS & Battery:
Under the hood, the Galaxy M30 is equipped with the same Exynos 7904 octa-core processor as seen on the M20. However, the M30 comes in two configurations of 4GB+64GB and 6GB+128GB. The storage is expandable up to 512GB via a microSD card. On the software front, the M30 runs Android 8.1 Oreo with Samsung’s own custom Experience UI 9.5 layered on top.
The Galaxy M30 is backed by a mammoth 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 15W fast charging via a USB Type-C port. The device also comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Pricing & Availability:
Samsung has priced the base variant of Galaxy M30 (4GB+64GB) at Rs 14,990. The 6GB+128GB model retails at Rs 17,990. The Galaxy M30 will retail on Amazon and Samsung’s e-store starting 12pm on March 7th.
Do you think that Samsung’s latest Galaxy M-series is good enough against the likes of Chinese smartphones from Xiaomi, Honor, Realme etc?