The affordable android smartphone segment is undoubtedly the most lucrative segment in the Indian smartphone space. And, we have seen some latest entrants in the space from several smartphone manufacturers. The South Korean tech giant - Samsung recently launch the new Galaxy M30 in India on Rs 14,990 while Xiaomi's sub-brand - Redmi introduced Note 7 Pro with a starting price of Rs 13,999. The Chinese smartphone maker also launched Redmi Note 7 in India which is pitted against Samsung Galaxy M20. To proffer more insight about the new smartphones, we decided them to pit them against each other. Samsung Galaxy A50, Galaxy A30 & Galaxy A10 Smartphones Launched in India.
Samsung Galaxy M30: Samsung's new Galaxy M30 sports a 6.4-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U display with a water-drop notch and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Exynos 7904 processor which is mated with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of internal memory storage. The phone runs Samsung's Experience v9.5 which is based on Android 8.1 Oreo. The dual-SIM smartphone also supports external memory expansion of up to 512GB via microSD card. In the camera department, the phone is equipped with a triple rear camera module featuring 13MP RGB sensor, a 5MP depth sensor and a 5MP ultra-wide lens. The front camera is a 16MP sensor that also gets live focus. Xiaomi Redmi Note 7, Redmi Note 7 Pro Smartphones Launched; Priced in India at Rs 9999 & Rs 13,999.
Featuring a fingerprint scanner at the back, the security aspect of the phone is also enhanced by face unlock feature. The device also supports USB Type-C for charging and connectivity. The handset from Samsung is available in two exciting shades - Gradation Blue and Gradation Black. Packed with a massive 5,000 mAh battery, the phone also comes with 15W charger fast charger. As far as the prices are concerned, the base variant of Galaxy M30 with 4GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage is priced at Rs 14,990. The top-end variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory costs Rs 17,990.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro: Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro, on the other hand, sports a 6.3-inch FHD+ display featuring a dot-notch on the top with an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. Carrying 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass 5, the phone’s design is highlighted by a glass back with Aura Design. Under the skin, the phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC, which we saw on Vivo V15 Pro. The chipset is clubbed with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of onboard storage. The phone also supports memory expansion up to 256GB via microSD card. Samsung Galaxy Fold vs Huawei Mate X; Expected Prices, Specifications, Features & Sale Date.
In terms of optics, the phone gets a 48MP primary lens along with a 5MP secondary sensor with AI-enabled capabilities such as AI scene detection, night mode, AI Portrait 2.0 and more. At the front, there is a 13MP camera for video calling and selfies. The phone is backed by a 4000 mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0 support. The dual SIM phone comes with rear fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0 and more. Running Android Pie 9.0 with MIUI 10, the handset gets three colour options - Neptune Blue, Nebula Red, and Space Black. Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 7 Pro gets a starting price of Rs 13,999 for the 4GB RAM and 64GB inbuilt storage version. However, the 6GB RAM and 128GB internal memory version is priced at Rs 16,999.