Desperate to take the combat to Chinese smartphone producers, Samsung is planning to launch a brand new vary of price range Galaxy M sequence phones in 2019, with the handsets anticipated to reach in India first, as reported by Reuters. Samsung’s choice to debut the brand new fund’s handset line in India is believed to be a direct result of the South Korean firm’s market share having just lately been overtaken by Xiaomi within the area.
Anticipated to reach in India by the tip of January (or round a month earlier than the flagship Galaxy S10 is revealed), the Galaxy M10, M20, and M30 can be bought solely via Samsung’s online retailer and Amazon’s Indian web site, with plans for a full world rollout to return shortly after. “The M series has been constructed around and incepted round Indian millennial customers,” stated Asim Warsi, head of Samsung’s mobile enterprise in India, telling Reuters that the brand new phones are anticipated to convey a few doubling in online gross sales of Samsung phones within the nation.
Although specs for the M Series are nonetheless unconfirmed, Warsi has acknowledged that the telephones will function giant batteries and quick charging, backing up earlier rumors that the M20 would characteristic a massive 5,000mAh battery – the biggest of any Samsung handset to this point. Developed and made in India, the M Series handsets can be priced from 10,000 rupees (around $142 / £110 / AU$197) to 20,000 rupees (around $284 / £220 / AU$394).