Samsung launches the Galaxy M series in Brazil
Samsung has launched the new Galaxy M series in Brazil. All three Galaxy M phones, the Galaxy M10, M20, and the Galaxy M30, will be available in the country starting May 16. The devices will be sold through online retail stores only.
Galaxy M30 is the top dog in the lineup
Samsung introduced the Galaxy M series in India in January this year. The lineup so far comprises of three smartphones, all featuring a similar look, notches, multiple rear cameras, and big batteries. The Galaxy M30 (review) is the most advanced of them all. It features a 6.4-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display and is powered by an Exynos 7904 SoC.
The Galaxy M30 also gets a triple rear camera setup. The 13MP primary camera is accompanied by a 5MP depth sensor and a 5MP wide-angle lens. There is also a 16MP selfie camera with Live Focus support. The device packs a 5,000mAh battery with support for fast charging and gets a fingerprint reader on the back.
The Galaxy M10 and M20 (review), meanwhile, come with 6.2-inch and 6.3-inch LCD Infinity-V displays of HD+ (720×1520 pixels) and Full HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) resolution respectively. The former is powered by an Exynos 7884 SoC, whereas the latter gets an Exynos 7904 chipset.
Both phones get a dual camera setup on the back, with a 13MP primary camera and a 5MP ultra-wide sensor. The notch on those displays holds an 8MP selfie camera on the M20 and a 5MP camera on the M10. The Galaxy M20 also boasts a superior 5,000 mAh battery, whereas the M10 gets a 3,400mAh battery. The Galaxy M10 also lacks a fingerprint reader. All Galaxy M phones run Android 8.1 Oreo with Samsung Experience 9.5 and are slated to get Android Pie later this year.
Samsung is selling the Galaxy M30 with 4GB+64GB memory configuration at 1,499 BRL (~$375) in Brazil. The 3GB+32GB Galaxy M10 is priced at 899 BRL (~$225), whereas the 4GB+64GB Galaxy M20 costs 1,199 BRL (~$300). Color options include blue and black for all three phones.