17 February 2019
After weeks of teasers and building hype, Samsung has officially unveiled its much-awaited Galaxy M lineup. It has launched Galaxy M20 and Galaxy M10 smartphones under the series which are being touted as devices meant for millennials. Both are quite similar devices in all aspects except that the M20 is slightly more feature-rich for being more costly between the two.
Starting with the Samsung Galaxy M20, it sports a 6.3-inch Full HD+ (2340 x 1080 pixels) Infinity-V display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, it has the octa-core Exynos 7904 processor with Mali-G71 GPU. It features a 13-megapixel and 5-megapixel (ultra-wide sensor) dual rear camera setup with f/1.9 aperture and LED flash. On the front, it has an 8-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture.
It has been launched in two configuration variants: 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage and 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage. There is support for microSD cards to expand storage on both the variants. The whole package is powered by a 5000mAh battery with 15W fast charging. It features USB Type-C port, fingerprint scanner, face unlock, and 3.5mm headphone jack. It will be running Samsung's One UI 9.5 based on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box.
On another hand, the Galaxy M10 features a 6.2-inch HD+ (1520 x 720 pixels) Infinity-V display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It has the octa-core Exynos 7870 processor coupled with 2GB and 3GB of RAM. These variants feature 16GB and 32GB of onboard storage respectively with microSD card support. The camera setup on the phone is exactly the same one as the Galaxy M20.
It comes with a 3430mAh battery to keep the lights on and will be shipping with One UI 9.5 based on Android 8.1 Oreo. It also has a fingerprint scanner, face unlock and 3.5mm headphone jack.
Samsung has priced the Galaxy M20 at Rs. 10,990 and Rs. 12,990 for 3GB/32GB and 4GB/64GB variants respectively. As for the Galaxy M10, the pricing has been set at Rs. 7,990 and Rs. 8,990 for 2GB/16GB and 3GB/32GB variants. Both of these phones are online exclusive with sales via Amazon India.