Redmi 7A effect? Samsung reduces prices of Galaxy M10
In a bid to attract more buyers, Samsung has reduced the price of its Galaxy M10 smartphone in India by Rs. 1,000. After the price revision, the handset now starts at Rs. 6,990. Notably, the price cut has been announced just days before the launch of Xiaomi's budget-range Redmi 7A, which is expected to be priced at around Rs. 6,000. Here's more.
At a glance
Up front, the Samsung Galaxy M10 sports a V-shaped notched display with a noticeable bezel at the bottom. On the other hand, the matte finished polycarbonate back houses dual rear cameras with an LED flash and a speaker at the bottom. Moreover, the handset comes with a 6.22-inch LCD display with 1520x720 pixels resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
In terms of optics, the Samsung Galaxy M10 houses a dual rear camera setup comprising a 13MP (f/1.9) primary camera and a 5MP (f/2.2) secondary camera. Up front, the phone sports a 5MP (f/2.0) shooter for selfies. Meanwhile, both the main as well as selfie cameras are capable of recording 1080p videos at 30fps.
Under the hood
The Samsung Galaxy M10 is fueled by an Exynos 7870 chipset, paired with 2GB/3GB RAM and 16GB/32GB of expandable storage. The handset runs on Android Pie-based One UI and packs a 3,400mAh battery. Further, the smartphone offers all standard sensors and connectivity options including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, micro-USB port, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
And, what about the pricing?
After the latest price revision, the Samsung Galaxy M10 is priced at Rs. 6,990 (launch price: Rs. 7,990) for its base-end 2GB/16GB storage variant and Rs. 7,990 (launch price: Rs. 8,990) for its top model with 3GB/32GB configuration. At this price point, the handset will lock horns with Xiaomi's Redmi 7A which is set to launch in India on July 4.