Happy new year 2020 everyone and on this occasion, Samsung and Xiaomi Nepal have dropped their prices of two smartphones. Both phones are getting a substantial drop compared to previous MRP. Redmi Go is an entry-level phone and it is one of our favorites as it has Android Go. Then there is Galaxy M30s which is the heavy-duty mid-range phone with a massive 6000 mAh battery and 6.4″ AMOLED screen.
Both smartphones are popular in their respective segments. The Redmi Go is famous in budget range because it has basic hardware but lean software that makes it agile. Next, there is M30s which are in the upper budget and mid-range category. But this provides excellent battery life and screen quality. Both phones are one of the best options for the price tag. Moreover, after the price drop, they are even better options. The New Year 2020 price reduction on these smartphones makes them much more value-oriented.
Xiaomi Redmi Go Latest Price and Specs
The new price of Redmi Go is in Nepal is Rs 7,499 for the 8 GB model. And the price of the 16 GB model is Rs 7,999. The old prices were Rs 8,999 and Rs 9,999 respectively. Both variants have the same 1 GB RAM so we see higher value in purchasing 16 GB model because price delta is very small. This is an entry level phone with very basic hardware so here are the specifications.
- 5″ IPS LCD Screen
- 720×1280 Screen resolution
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC with 1.4 GHz quad-core processor
- Adreno 308 GPU
- 1 GB RAM
- 8/16 GB storage space
- 3000 mAh Lithium-Ion battery
- 8 Megapixel f/2.0 rear camera
- 5 Megapixel front camera with f/2.2 aperture
The specialty of this smartphone is its software or the operating system. It uses the Android Go edition. At launch, it had Android Oreo Go. This is a very light OS that is made for low power phones. It helps the phone to work better by decreasing the software load. These tactics work very well for an entry-level phone. Users can install lite and go edition of apps to pair with their software and have a good experience.
Samsung Galaxy M30s new price, specs
There are two models of Galaxy M30s in the market. One has 4 GB RAM and another has 6 GB RAM. But both of them have 128 GB of internal space. The new price of Samsung Galaxy M30s for 4 GB model is Rs 24,899 and for 6 GB variant is Rs 30,99. The old price of these models were Rs 27,990 and Rs 33,590. This is a spectacular phone for the price. It is mainly due to the battery and screen. Samsung made positive changes to some phones in 2019. This made them climb up in the market. To know more let’s see the hardware specifications of Galaxy M30s here.
- 6.4″ Super AMOLED Display
- 1080×2340 FHD+ Screen resolution
- Exynos 9611 Chipset with octa-core processor
- 4/6 GB RAM
- 128 GB UFS 2.1 Internal Storage
- 6000 mAh battery with 15W fast charging
- 48 Megapixel f/2.0, 8 Megapixel f/2.2 and 5 Megapixel f/2.2 back cameras
- 16 Megapixel f/2.0 front camera
This smartphone has a massive battery and a top-notch AMOLED screen. The processor is also octa-core with two sets of quad-core chips that are clocked at 2.3 GHz and 1.7 GHz. The memory and storage page is also very good. For many people, 4 GB is still enough but if you want more there is 6 GB available as well. In terms of the camera, there are three cameras at back. The 48 MP sensor is wide-angle, 8 MP is for ultrawide and 5 MP is for depth sensing.
Both of these phones have a good value proposition and if you are planning to buy a new one. It is a good time to consider. Actually these are permanent price reduction so think clearly and then make a decision.