Samsung Galaxy M-Series is due to launch in India, while Redmi Note 7 — the first smartphone in the newly independent Redmi by Xiaomi brand — is all set to be launched in India. These and many more are the top news stories of the week just past. Announced earlier this month, the Samsung Galaxy M-Series of smartphones has been in rumors for a while now, with the Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 expected to launch in India early next week. Samsung revealed that it will be launching India-first smartphones targeting ‘young millennials’ on January 28 and that they would offer ‘powerful’ displays, cameras, batteries, and processors. Now, the Galaxy M10 and Galaxy M20 price in India has been leaked, just ahead of Monday’s launch.
Galaxy M Series price in India
According to a report by IANS, the Samsung Galaxy M10 price in India will start at Rs. 7990 for the 2GB RAM/ 16GB storage variant, going up to Rs. 8990 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant. On the other hand, the Galaxy M20 price in India is said to start at Rs. 10,990 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage base model, going up to Rs. 12,990 for the 4GB RAM/ 64GB model.
Redmi Note 7 India launch
Next up, is the Redmi Note 7 India launch, which can now be considered imminent thanks to a teaser by the company’s India head. Unfortunately, beyond a “soon”, not much else is known about the Redmi Note 7 India launch date. To recall, the Redmi Note 7 is the first offering in the new Redmi by Xiaomi brand and was unveiled earlier this month in China. The smartphone features a new waterdrop-style notch design compared to previous Redmi offerings and also sports a 48-megapixel sensor in its dual rear camera setup – certainly one of its biggest highlights.
Powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC and coupled with 3GB, 4GB, or 6GB of RAM, the Redmi Note 7 was priced starting at just CNY 999 (roughly Rs. 10,500) in China. It features a 6.3-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It is powered by a 2.2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 660 SoC. As we mentioned, it bears a dual rear camera setup, with the second being a 5-megapixel sensor. It sports a 13-megapixel selfie sensor. There are 32GB and 64GB inbuilt storage options, expandable via microSD card slot (up to 256GB). Another major highlight of the Redmi Note 7 is that it packs a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4 support.—Gadgets 360