Samsung Galaxy M31s 6GB 128GB
The Samsung Galaxy M31s comes with a large 6.5-inch display and a waterdrop notch at the top. It weighs 191 g which is attributed to its large 6,000mAh battery. It is equipped with an Exynos 9611 and contains 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM. It has a dual SIM service supporting 4G and VoLTE. The phone is run by Samsung OneUI 2.0 on top of Android 10. The device has a quad-camera set up at the back with its primary being a 64MP shooter. It also contains an 8MP(ultra wide) camera, a 5MP (macro camera), and a 5MP(depth sensor)
Galaxy M31S is quite identical to the Galaxy A51 in terms of design with the only difference being that the device contains a different gradient design at the back. The device weighs 203 g and is 9.3mm thick. It has thin bezels around its AMOLED display as well as good ergonomics which make it stand out amongst other M-series devices. The phone comes in a super solid build which is in a unibody design form factor. It feels premium and has a glossy finish at the back panel while coming in the shades of Mirage black and Mirage Blue. The back is also designed in a manner that makes the colors transition horizontally from deep black to light grey. Similarly to the A51, it has a slightly raised rectangular quad camera on the top left corner and a protruding camera bump. The cameras are aligned in an L-shaped manner while the same encasement also houses the LED flash. The Samsung branding is sat the center towards the bottom of the phone. The fingerprint sensor has been moved to the chassis where there is also the volume rocker keys and power button. The SIM card tray is placed at the left and at the bottom lies a 3.5mm audio port, speaker grill, and USB Type-C port.
A monster display is what is promised by the Galaxy M31s and true to this, it provides a remarkable display with its 6.5 –inch super AMOLED screen with a Full HD+ resolution which is further stretched to a 20:9 aspect ratio. The screen has an Infinity-O display and a punch hole at the top front side that allows you to have a wider viewing experience. The screen ratio which is greater than 91% has a resolution of 10802400 pixels and can provide up to 16m+ Colors. With this type of display, users can get stunning and vivid colors with greater resolution as well as obtain a captivating viewing experience with minimal interruption. You can also have an on-display mode with this device as it shows relevant notifications on the locked. There is also support for high definition content streaming on platforms such as Netflix and Amazon.
For the first time in the Galaxy M series, you can finally experience the zeal of getting shots with the Samsung Galaxy M31 camera module that features: 64 MP, f/1.8,6mm (wide), 1/1.72" 0.8µm, PDAF 12 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide)5 MP, f/2.4, (macro) and 5 MP, f/2.4, (depth). On the front, there a 32MP selfie camera of any f/2.2aperture. The whooping 64MP quad-camera makes every shot frame-worthy while its Sony Sensor IMX682 ensures that you get details and clarity like never experienced before. The phone takes amazing shots across light conditions and straightens the barrel effect without softening or cropping the frame edges. The rear camera support scene optimizer mode and automatically spots scenes while adjusting them to suitable frames. The single-shot feature is an upgrade that is found in the camera and allows up to 10 photos to be taken in just one take. The feature works effortlessly and takes limited time to create a file of multimedia. The 32MP front camera is designed for great selfies and low flies and has features such as Front single take, Front slow-mo, front 4k AR Doodle, and AR Emoji. The rear cameras have been supported by the night mode to support low-light conditions. The device can further support videos of up to 4K.
With the Samsung M31s, you can have a blazing and fast processor that provides unmatched performance. The device is powered by an Exynos 9611 system on chip and ships with the Google Android 10 operating by a system that is based on the OneUI 2.1 user interface which is a toned-down version of One UI and is easier to use. It is encompassed with several new features that are systemized to improve the user’s experience. Some of the improvements include a built-in messaging app and a phone search. The processor of the phone is based on an Octa-Core:(4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) and is further run by GPU: Mali-G72 MP3. The phone is superb for daily operations. Performance is on the high end with this hone is the processing system allows multitasking and the playing of several games while under high display settings. Game users can comfortably rest assured that they will find a marvelous experience with the high-end capability mode that the device has to offer.
Samsung Galaxy M31s is powered by a powerful Li-po 6000 mAh non-removable battery which is an improved capacity from the previous versions. The battery can last up to 2 days straight while under average performance making it to be one of the best battery capacitated devices in the market. The charging time is also comparatively fast which is a good factor that is not mostly witnessed with other devices with the same range battery. The device has a 25W fast charger that takes 1h 30 minutes to obtain a full charge. It also supports reverse charging.
The connectivity features of this phone include: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS, NFC, FM radio with RDS recording, USB 2 .0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
With a newly featured side fingerprint scanner, you can be able to unlock your phone in a quick span of just three seconds. The fingerprint scanner also allows one to lock certain apps and files.
You can trust your files to be well -secured with the Integrated face unlock and a fingerprint scanner that comes with the device. Both features only give access to the device once they detect a match of enrolled fingerprints or facial features.
- Screen Size: 6.5”
- Resolution: 11080x2400p
- Refresh Rate: 90Hz
- Dimensions: 75.8×156.9×7.8mm
- Weight: 168g
- OS: Android 10.0 One UI 2.0
- Chipset: Exynos 9611 Octa
- GPU: Mali-G72 MP3
- RAM: 6GB
- ROM: 128GB
- Back Camera: 64MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MP quad
- Front Camera: 32MP
- Video resolution: 4K 30fps
- USB: Yes
- 3.5MM Jackpin: Yes
- Wifi: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac/6
- Bluetooth: 4.2
- Type: Non-removable Li-po
- Capacity: 6000mAh
Samsung Galaxy M31s Specifications
|Release date||30th July 2020|
|Launched in India||Yes|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||6000|
|Colours||Mirage Black, Mirage Blue|
|Screen size (inches)||6.50|
|Processor make||Samsung Exynos 9611|
|Rear camera||64-megapixel (f/1.8) + 12-megapixel (f/2.2) + 5-megapixel (f/2.4) + 5-megapixel (f/2.4)|
|Front camera||32-megapixel (f/2.2)|
|Operating system||Android 10|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 5.00|
|Number of SIMs||2|
|Supports 4G in Kenya (Band 40)||Yes|
|Supports 4G in Kenya (Band 40)||Yes|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|