Samsung debuts Galaxy M series for India

The Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 arrive in early February

Samsung on Monday introduced its new Galaxy M series of phones, giving the Indian market a pair of devices aimed at millennials. The Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 are highlighted by Samsung’s new “Infinity-V” teardrop display.

As successors to the Galaxy A line, the two handsets are low-cost phones with large displays and dual rear cameras. Both are offered in ocean blue and charcoal black and will be sold through Samsung’s website and Amazon.

Samsung Galaxy M10

The Samsung Galaxy M10 offers up a 6.22-inch display with a 720×1520 pixel resolution and 19:9 aspect ratio. In other words, it’s a big, narrow screen with HD quality. Indeed, it covers around 90 percent of the front side of the phone.

Powered by Samsung’s Exynos 7870 (octa-core 1.6GHz) processor, it comes in two options: 2GB RAM with 16GB storage and 3GB RAM with 32GB storage.

The rear houses a 13-megapixel F1.9 main camera with an ultra-wide 5-megapixel F2.2 camera. Rounding things out are a 3,400mAh battery, rear fingerprint sensor, USB Type C, and headphone jack.

Samsung Galaxy M20

The Samsung Galaxy M20 is just a smidge larger at 6.33-inch display with a higher (1080 x 2340 pixels) resolution.

Power comes from a Samsung Exynos 7904 octa-core chipset at 1.8GHz. Memory is also boosted a bit with 3GB RAM/32GB storage and 4GB RAM/64GB storage.

In terms of cameras, this one also has a 13-megapixel F1.9 and 5-megapixel ultra-wide setup. Around front is am 8-megapixel F2.0 camera and in-display flash.

The battery here is a generous 5,000mAh power source; also present are USB Type C, a rear fingerprint reader, and fast 15W charging.

The Samsung Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 go on sale starting from February 5 with Rs. 7,990 ($112 US) and Rs. 10,990 ($155 US) price tags, respectively. Interested customers can shop both Samsung and Amazon.