Samsung is ready to launch its new set-Samsung Galaxy M30, today in India as the advanced version of previous M10 and M20 series. The device has been given a very sleek and stylish look with 6.4 inches Super AMOLED Infinity U display with Full HD viewing experience. The device boasts of three powerful rear cameras of 13-megapixel main camera and two secondary cameras of 5 megapixels. The front selfie camera has a capacity of 16 megapixels.  

The ultra wide lens helps users to capture high-quality pictures with amazing clarity and Blur control for extraordinary professional portrait shots. The device is backed by a 1.6 GHz Octa Core processor and has an internal memory space of 64GB. The external storage capacity of the device is 512 GB which can be extended with the help of an external SD card.

It has a powerful battery capacity of 5000 mAh and also provides fast efficient charging facility. It is a dual sim device featuring two slots for nano sim cards and runs on Android 8.1 Oreo software. It is available in both 4GB and 6HB RAM. The set having 4GB RAM has a price range of Rs.14, 990 while the set having 6GB RAM has a price range of Rs.17, 990.

Device Features

  •  Display

Samsung Galaxy M30 features a display screen of 6.4 inches with a water drop notch at the top. It has a full HD Infinity-U AMOLED display and an aspect ratio of 19:5:9 providing extensive viewing experience to the users. It is Widevine L1 certification approved which lets users’ stream direct HD videos from Netflix and Amazon Prime. The device has a dimension of 159×75.1×8.4 mm and weighs 175 grams.  

Specification Display
Screen Size 6.40 inches
Touchscreen Yes (Full HD)
Aspect ratio 19:5:9
Dimension 159×75.1×8.4 mm
Sensor Fingerprint( rear-mounted), accelerometer, Proximity
  •  Camera

The device comes with three rear cameras and 1 front camera. The primary rear camera is of 13 megapixels with RGB sensor, the two secondary cameras are of 5 megapixels, one having a depth sensor of f/2.2 aperture and another one having ultra wide angle lens of 123-degree FOV with an aperture of f/2.2. The front selfie camera provides a high-quality selfie capturing experience having 16 megapixels powerful camera with a sensor and also gives an amazing video calling and gaming experience. The capacity of 4 packed in cameras helps users capture pictures like a professional.

Specification Camera
Rear Camera 13 megapixels(f/1.9),  megapixels(f/2.2), 5 megapixels(f/2.2)
Front Camera 16 megapixels (f/2.0)
Image Resolution 4128×3096 Pixels
Shooting Mode HDR, Panorama
Flash LED
Video Resolution 2160@30 fps, 1080@30fps
Selfie Video Resolution 1080@30fps
Geo-Tagging Yes
Digital Zoom Yes
Autofocus Yes
Touch focus Yes
Face Detection Yes
  • Hardware and Software

Samsung Galaxy M30 is backed by 1.6 GHz Octa-core Exynos 7904 processor and runs on Android 8.0 software. The device comes in 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM and an internal storage space of 64GB and 128 GB. The external memory capacity of the device is up to 512 GB. The battery back of the device is quite powerful having a capacity of 5000 mAh and when it is supported with 15W type C charger, the charging speed increases to 3X times more. A full one day charge of the device can let you enjoy more than 25 hours of continuous video streaming, 105 hours of continuous music and 31 hrs talk time.

Specification Hardware and Software
Processor 1.6 GHz octa-core Exynos 7904 ( 2×1.8 GHz + 6×1.6 GHz)
Internal Storage 64 GB
External Storage 512 GB
Micro SD slot Yes
Operating System Android 8.1 Oreo
Skin Samsung Experience v9.5
Battery 5000 mAh


The device has two micro slots for 4G nano-SIM cards. It also supports other kinds of connectivities like Bluetooth, Wifi, GPS, Mobile Hotspot, C-Type USB support, and headphones.

Specification Connectivity
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi standards 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
USB Type-C Yes
Micro USB Yes
SIM Slot 2(Nano SIM)
Network 4G, 3G, LTE, GSM/CDMA
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
Headphones 3.5 mm jack with Dolby Atmos sound and Active noise cancellation dedicated microphone
Mobile Hotspot Yes


The device is the perfect choice for the young generation due to its extremely powerful battery backup and high-end camera quality. The device has got all the latest Smartphone features at a moderate price range.


images credit = Third party


Xiaomi Series have become highly popular in the mobile industry from the past few years due to its advanced features and great hardware support in budget-friendly price. A lot of Android users have shifted from other brands to Xiaomi series. The most recently launched device of the Xiaomi series is the Xiaomi Note 6 Pro.

image credit: 91mobiles

The device displays a 6.5 inches full touch screen with 4GB Ram a and a resolution of 1080×2280 pixels. It is a dual sim device backed by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor and a battery capacity of 4000 mAh. The device is available in three attractive colors- Black, Blue, and Rose Gold.

If the markets trends are to be compared up to January 2019, Xiaomi has left Samsung behind in shipping total number of smartphones till date. Hence with the recent launch of Samsung Galaxy M20 in January 2019 with an affordable budget starting from Rs.10, 990 onwards, the device has given a tough competition of Xiaomi Note 6 Pro.

The following charts state the comparison between the features and specifications of both the devices for better observation.

Comparison between Xiaomi Note 6 Pro and Samsung Galaxy M20

  1.  Display

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro is the advanced version of Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 pro.  The device features an extremely glamorous alluring display of 6.26 inches screen with a bezel less design having a boat-shaped notch at the top. The aluminum body accompanied by Gorilla Glass protection gives the device a stylish sleek matt finishing. It features a full HD display having an aspect ratio of 19:9 and screen to body ratio of 81%.

Samsung Galaxy M20 is the advanced version of Samsung Galaxy M10. The device features a sleek stylish display having 6.3 inches display screen with a V-shaped notch at the top. The device has a polycarbonate coated body with glossy finishing portraying a classy look. The display is full HD quality having 19.5:9 as the aspect ratio and 83.44% screen to body ratio.

Specification Xiaomi Note 6 Pro Samsung Galaxy M20
Screen Size 6.26 inches 6.3 inches
Technology LCD (Touch screen) LCD(Touch screen)
Screen Resolution 1080×2280 pixels 1080×2340 pixels
Colors Black, Blue, Rose Gold Charcoal Black, Ocean Blue
Aspect Ratio 19:9 19.5:9
Sensors Fingerprint, Proximity, Accelerometer Face Unlock, Finger Print, Proximity, Accelerometer
  1.  Camera

Xiaomi Note 6 Pro features two powerful rear cameras each of 12 megapixels and 5 megapixels with rear sensors. The front one is a whopping 20-megapixel selfie came with a 2-megapixel front sensor. The device is excellent for Skype calls, professional selfies, video chats, and high defined gaming experience.

Samsung Galaxy M20 also has two rear cameras at the back each of 13 megapixels and 5 megapixels with rear sensors. The device has a solid front camera of 8megapixels with no front sensors. It provides outstanding video streaming and gaming experience.

Specification Xiaomi Note 6 Pro Samsung GalaxyM20
Back Camera 12mp(f/1.9 , 1.4-micron) + 5mp 13 mp(f/1.9) + 5mp( f/2.2)
Rear Flash Yes Yes
Rear Autofocus Yes Yes
Front Camera 20mp(f/2.0, 1.8-micron) + 2mp 8 mp(f/2.0)
Video 1080@30fps 1080p@30 fps
Panorama Mode Yes Yes
HDR Yes Yes
Geo-Tagging Yes Yes
Front Flash No No

 Hardware and Software

Xiaomi Note 6 Pro runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor having 4GB Ram. The software used in the device is Android Oreo 8.1 customized with MIUI 10. The battery back-up of the device is pretty good having a capacity of 4000 mAh with Quick 3.0 fast charging. It has 64GB internal memory storage and can be extended by micro SD card up to 256 GB.

Samsung Galaxy M20 runs on 1.6 GHz octa-core processor having 3GB RAM. The device uses Android 8.1 Oreo software and has an internal storage capacity of 32 GB. The extended memory capacity here with a slot for micro SD card is up to 512GB. The battery back up here is very powerful having a capacity of 5000 mAh.

Specification Xiaomi Note 6 Pro Samsung Galaxy M20
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 1.6 GHz Octa Core(2×1.8GHz+ 6×1.6GHz)
Operating System Android Oreo 8.1 Android 8.1 Oreo
Internal Storage 64GB 32GB
External Storage 256GB 512 GB
Micro SD Slot No Yes
Skin MIUI Samsung Experience 9.5 UX
  1.  Connectivity

Xiaomi Note 6 Pro is a dual sim supported device that includes, Wifi Connectivity, Bluetooth Support, Micro-USB, FM Radio, Hotspot, and GPS. It supports 4g, 3G, LITE, and GSM connectivity.

Samsung Galaxy M20 is also a dual nano sim supported device having Wifi support, Hotspot Support, FM Radio, GPS support, and Volte Support.

Specifications Xiaomi Note 6 pro Samsung Galaxy M20
Sim type Nano Sim Nano Sim
Sim Slots Dual Dual
Network 4g, 3g, GSM, LTE 4g, 3g, GSM, LTE
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Micro USB, USB on the Go C type
GPS Yes Yes
Wifi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 802.11 b/g/n
Micro USB Yes No
Headphones 3.5 mm jack 3.5 mm jack


Xiaomi Note 6 pro: – Rs. 13,744 onwards

Samsung galaxy M20:- Rs. 10,990 onwards.

Wrapping Up

As per the above observations, it can be concluded both the above device are equally powerful in different aspects. Hence both of them makes good affordable solutions for Android users.