As a more premium addition to its brand-new, budget-friendly Galaxy M series, Samsung has launched the M30 in India today.
It features a full-HD+ Infinity-U display, triple rear cameras, mid-level internals, and a massive 5,000mAh battery.
The phone comes at a starting price of Rs. 14,990 and will go on sale in the country starting March 7.
Here's our roundup.
Design & Display
Samsung Galaxy M30: At a glance
Up front, the Galaxy M30 features a U-shaped notched display with a slim bottom bezel. On the back, the plastic casing houses a triple camera setup and a fingerprint sensor.
Further, the Galaxy M30 sports a full-HD+ 6.4-inch Super AMOLED Infinity U display and comes with Widevine L1 certification that allows streaming of HD content from Netflix and Amazon Prime among others.
For the shutterbugs and selfie lovers
The Galaxy M30 offers a triple rear camera setup comprising a 13MP (f/1.9) main sensor, a 5MP (f/2.2) ultra wide-angle camera (123-degree field of view) and another 5MP (f/2.2) depth sensor.
Up front, the phone sports a 16MP (f/2.0) selfie snapper.
Notably, both cameras offer a bunch of photography features such as portrait mode, wide-angle shots, and scene detection among others.
Under the hood
The Galaxy M30 is powered by an Exynos 7904 chipset, coupled with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB of storage (expandable up to 512GB).
Under the hood, the phone packs a massive 5,000mAh battery with support for 15W fast charging via USB Type-C port.
Lastly, it runs Android Oreo 8.1-based Samsung Experience 9.5 UX, supports dual SIMs with VoLTE and comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Pricing and availability
The 4GB RAM/64GB storage variant of Galaxy M30 is priced at Rs. 14,990 while the top-end 6GB RAM/128GB storage model comes at Rs. 17,990. Notably, both the models will go on sale starting March 7 via Amazon and Samsung India e-store.