In an attempt to take on Xiaomi‘s budget Redmi series, Oppo‘s Realme and Nokia‘s mid-range segments in India, Samsung India launched their budget phones, Galaxy M20 and M10 in the country on Monday. Announcing their prices at Rs 10,990 and Rs 7,990, respectively, the new Galaxy M series will be available to customers on Amazon India from February 5, apart from being available on samsung.com.
Designed for young millennials, the new series comes with a best-in-class infinity-V display and powerful features such as the dual camera with ultra-wide lens, long-lasting battery, high-performance processors and a new Samsung Experience UX. Touted with great battery life, the M20 being the first Samsung phone to offer a 5,000mAh capacity and the company claimed that the power management feature has a multi-layered technology system that ensures low power consumption. Both M10 and M20 are the first Samsung phones to sport the new Infinity-V waterdrop display.
While the 4GB+64GB variant of Galaxy M20 will be priced at Rs 12,990, the 3GB+32GB variant will be priced at Rs 10,990. On the other hand, while the 3GB+32GB variant of Galaxy M10 is priced at Rs 8,990, the 2GB+16GB is priced at Rs 7,990.
Asim Warsi, Senior Vice-President, Samsung India, said in an interview to IANS, “Today’s millennials want a smartphone that is lighting fast, runs longer and comes loaded with the latest innovations. Customer-centric approach forms a part of our DNA and the new Galaxy M series is an embodiment of that commitment.”
While both the devices come with Widevine L1 certification for seamless HD content streaming via popular apps, Galaxy M20 comes with an FHD+ 6.3-inch FHD+ infinity-V display whereas Galaxy M10 has an HD 6.2-inch HD+ screen.
Powered by Samsung’s latest Exynos 7904 octa-core processor, the devices come with a type-C fast-charging with a 15W in-box charger. The Galaxy M20 and M10 sport dual rear cameras with an ultra-wide feature. Both the Galaxy M phones are online-only models where the customers of Jio 4G would be benefitted with a double-data offer on Rs 198 and Rs 299 plans.