Samsung Galaxy M20

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Galaxy M20

The Samsung Galaxy M20 is mid-range Android smartphone by the brand. It packs the right amount of rage that Samsung needs to survive in the competitive segment. The Samsung Galaxy M20 comes with a 6.3-inch full-HD+ Infinity-V display at 1080×2340 pixels resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The Infinity-V display denotes to a pin-hole at the top of the screen that houses the selfie camera. This design on the phone is to steer clear of the notch and offer better screen real estate to the users.

Samsung’s proprietary Exynos 7904 SoC powers the Galaxy M20 with Mali-G71 MP2 GPU and up to 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB of internal storage. The storage on the device can be further expanded up to 512GB via microSD card. On the software, the phone ships with Android 8.1 Oreo-based Samsung Experience 9.5 UX. For optics, the Galaxy M20 settles for a 13MP+5MP dual rear camera setup, wherein the secondary sensor is an ultra-wide sensor. On the front, there is an 8MP selfie snapper that supports Face Unlock. A 5,000mAh battery backs the Samsung Galaxy M20 with USB Type-C charging. The dual-SIM phone is also integrated with Widevine L1 certification, which enables it to play full HD and HD content on streaming platforms such as Netflix. There is a fingerprint sensor on the back.

Pros: The Galaxy M20 has a large screen, with minimal dot notch. There's a dual-camera on the rear and the phone lasts long, really long, on a single charge. The phone has a dedicated microSD card slot, a USB Type-C port, and a headphone jack.

Cons: The Exynos 7904 is slow for this phone's price, and the camera could be better.

Samsung Galaxy M20 Price in India


Samsung Galaxy M20 expert Review

Asif Iqbal Shaik - Last updated May 21st 2019
7.1
EXPERT SCORE
BATTERY LIFE
10.0
DISPLAY
7.0
PERFORMANCE
6.0
REAR CAMERA
6.5
SELFIE CAMERA
6.0
VALUE FOR MONEY
7.0

Summary: The Galaxy M20 is a fighting attempt from Samsung to stave off the competition. It has a large screen, a dual-camera on the rear, and a long-lasting battery. We are afraid, though, that it's not enough. The phone needs much more firepower in the processing department to keep things running on time.

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Samsung Galaxy M20 Key Specifications

  • 5000 mAh capacity
  • Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) sim configuration
  • 6.3 inches screen size
  • Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 cpu
  • Android v8.1 (Oreo) operating system
  • 32 GB internal
  • 3 GB ram
  • 13 MP + 5 MP;8 MP camera
Store Details Price
Samsung Online Shop Samsung Galaxy M20 9,990
Amazon.in Samsung Galaxy M20 10,990
Flipkart Samsung Galaxy M20 (Ocean Blue, 32 GB)(3 GB RAM) 11,090
Shopclues Samsung Galaxy M20 32 GB, 3 GB RAM Smartphone New Phone 12,999

Near Bezel-less Edge to Edge FHD+ Display

Galaxy M20The Samsung Galaxy M20 packs a 6.3-inch full-HD+ Infinity-V display at 1080×2340 pixels resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The near bezel-less edge to edge FHD+ screen on the phone offers users with the immersive viewing experience. The Infinity-V design is a smart alternative chosen by Samsung instead of a conventional notch that takes more space on top of the screen. The Infinity-V design is identical to the teardrop notch that we have seen on the phones like OnePlus 6T. The edge-to-edge design of the Galaxy M20 makes it look premium and enables more screen space for the users to watch videos and play games seamlessly.

Powered By 1.8 GHz Exynos 7904 Processor, Massive 5,000mAh Battery

Galaxy M20

Powering the Samsung Galaxy M20 is the company’s in-house Exynos 7904 processor. Based on the 14nm manufacturing process, the chipset boasts two 1.8GHz Cortex A73 cores six 1.6GHz Cortex A53 cores. The function of the two cores is to process heavy tasks such as gaming while the six cores are responsible for handling daily tasks like browsing apps and clicking pictures. Samsung has equipped the Galaxy M20 with a massive 5,000mAh battery, which is quite enough to run an entire day even on heavy usage. The phone comes bundled with a 15W USB Type-C fast charger claimed to deliver 3 hours of video playback on just 10 minutes of charge.

Surviving Cutthroat Competition in India

The Indian smartphone market has become home to a slew of worthy mid-range offerings from brands like Xiaomi, ASUS, Realme, Vivo, Oppo, Honor, and others. Earlier, Samsung was battling with its dipping share in the segment as it mid-range J-series was failing badly due to its mediocre specs. With the latest M-series, Samsung is back in the game. By equipping the Galaxy M20 with FHD+ screen, dual rear cameras, and a massive battery, it can expect a powerful comeback into the segment. Also, the pricing of the phone has also been done quite cleverly. With such improvements, we can expect the Galaxy M20 to be a success in the market. Samsung will also be benefiting from its goodwill and mighty brand name, which still matters to the Indian consumers.

 


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