Galaxy M10 and M20 officially launched

Smartphone with Samsung’s first water drop screen, ultra wide-angle dual camera, price from 2.6 million VND  Today, Samsung officially launched the Galaxy M smartphone line in India. The first two representatives to be released are Galaxy M10 and M20. This is also the first Samsung smartphone equipped with Infinity-V screen, or water drop screen. Samsung’s Galaxy M smartphone line will start replacing the previous Galaxy J series. Galaxy M10 has 6.2 inch LCD screen, with HD + resolution and frame rate of 19.5: 9. Thanks to the Infinity-V design, the size and screen ratio can increase. You can see the top edge of the smartphone is very thin.

Samsung has equipped the M10 with an Exynos 7870 processor with 1.6GHz clock speed, 2GB or 3GB RAM, 32GB of storage and can expand up to 512GB with a microSD card.

The smartphone is not equipped with a fingerprint sensor on the back, but supports unlocking by face detection. The rear dual camera has a 13MP + 5MP resolution, with a super wide-angle lens. 5MP selfie camera.

3.4000 mAh battery capacity, pre-installed Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with Samsung’s Experience UI 9.5.  Galaxy M20 is equipped with 6.3 inch LCD screen, with FullHD + resolution and frame rate of 19.5: 9. The screen size and resolution of M20 is slightly higher than M10, in addition the Infinity-V design is similar to M10.

The hardware configuration of M20 is also more advanced than M10, with Exynos 7904 processor chip with two high-performance cores of 1.8GHz and 6 1.6GHz power-saving cores, thus operating more efficiently. 3GB or 4GB RAM memory and 64GB storage capacity, can also expand up to 512GB thanks to a microSD memory card.

Among other highlights, the Galaxy M20 is Samsung’s first smartphone equipped with a 5,000 mAh battery, and also supports 15W fast charging. M20’s dual camera system is similar to M10, but the selfie camera has an 8MP resolution.

Galaxy M20 has fingerprint sensor on the back, while still supporting the unlock feature by face detection. Both Samsung’s new smartphones support 2 SIMs.  Galaxy M10 RAM version 2GB / 16GB capacity has a selling price of VND 2.6 million.  Galaxy M10 version 3GB RAM / 32GB capacity has a price of 2.9 million.  Galaxy M20 version of 3GB RAM / 32GB capacity priced at 3.5 million.  Galaxy M20 4GB RAM / 64GB capacity version priced at 4.2 million.

Unlike some other brands that focus mostly on one or two price segments, Samsung has decided to stretch its products from cheap to high-end. This makes Samsung easily reach many users, suitable for many industries as well as the purpose of using smartphones of customers and significantly increase sales.  Moreover, the launch of devices in all price segments of Samsung also helps users have many options, from price to features. Customers can consider which products to buy based on their economy as well as their own needs.

It is undeniable that the mid-range segment is now gradually dominating the market. With an amount of between VND 6 and 7 million, users can also access new technologies similar to those on the high-end segment.  According to information from Zing.vn, mid-range segment products are the focus of the market, Vietnamese users are tending to move up to higher-end smartphones when the average selling price of smartphones in March 2018 was 6 million VND, increased from 5 million in 2015.  In addition, Zing’s article also offers 7 million price statistics, which are the most exciting segment and focus on the most competition from manufacturers. In particular, Samsung is increasingly dominating the market with mid-range products becoming more and more powerful.  The product line of the cheap segment also focuses a lot of customer attention. In order to maintain its market share, Samsung must increasingly launch more products in different price segments.


Thanks to this strategy, Samsung has owned top-selling phones in all price segments from cheap to high-end in both Vietnam and international markets. According to statistics from Counterpoint, in Vietnam market in quarter III / 2017 Samsung has occupied 43% market share. Not only that, Samsung also contributed to 4 products on top 5 best selling devices in quarter III / 2017. An article in Mobile World 2 weeks ago about the top 10 products (including smartphones, tablet and laptop) selling well in one famous retailer said Samsung owned 4 devices in the top 5 smartphones. With the tablet list, Samsung’s Galaxy Tab A tablet is also top selling. From the information and data mentioned above, it can be seen that sales as well as strategies covering the entire price segment of Samsung are operating very effectively. With the Galaxy Note 9 scheduled to be released in the next few months, Samsung’s remaining 6 months promises to continue to implement the company’s strategy and bring a large market share in the smartphone market in the world. in general and in Vietnam in particular.