The Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime is a new device announced in India and it’s a special edition of Galaxy M31 developed with Amazon.in for consumers this festive season. it comes with free 3 months Amazon Prime membership.
It also has some Amazon ecosystem apps pre-installed. The Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime packs a single RAM and storage configuration and has three color options to choose from.
Samsung Galaxy M31 Key Specs & Features
- 6.4 inches Super AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi)
- Android 10, One UI 2.1
- Octa-core Exynos 9611 (10nm)
- 6GB RAM
- 64GB, 128GB Built-in Storage up to 256GB Memory Card
- 64 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 5 MP Quad Rear Cameras
- 32 MP Front Cameras
- Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
- 4G LTE Network
- Fast Charging 15W
- Non-Removable Li-Po 6000 mAh Battery
Design and Display
On the body, there is nothing special here. You are getting the same body design on the original Galaxy M31. A smooth panel featuring plastic coupled with a quad cameras housing and a fingerprint scanner.
The color availability is three namely – Ocean Blue, Space Black, and Iceberg Blue.
It has a size of 6.4-inch full-HD+ Infinity-U Display. The screen resolution is 1080 x 2340 pixels and 403 PPI density which will deliver clear visuals. There is also a display protection of glass 3 and 84.1% screen-to-body ratio.
In terms of photos and video shooting, you get a quad cameras setup that includes a 64-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel secondary sensor, a 5-megapixel tertiary sensor, and a 5-megapixel Quaternary sensor.
The main camera, ultrawide shooter, macro lens, and depth sensor are paired with 4K video recording support and they also have LED flash for bright photos. You will also get a 32-megapixel selfie shooter housed inside a small notch on the display.
Hardware and Software
The Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime shared the same specifications as the Galaxy M31. It has an Exynos 9611 SoC with an octa-core processor that has a frequency of 2.3 GHz and a Mali-G72 MP3 graphics card.
The processor comes with 6GB RAM and inbuilt storage of 128GB that is expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB). It’s powered by Android 10 OS with One UI 2.1 mounted on top.
Battery and Network
There is a massive 6000 mAh battery booting the handset and it comes with support for Fast charging 15W. The premium mid-range smartphone has a dual 4G LTE network with Wifi, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, FM radio, and USB Type-C 2.0.
Just as mentioned above, it comes with some Amazon apps like Always On’ Amazon shopping app which offers quick access to products on Amazon with just a right swipe on the home screen.
There is also a dedicated folder that contained popular Amazon ecosystem apps such as Amazon Prime Video, Amazon Prime Music, Amazon Shopping, Kindle, and Audible. No wonder the phone is called “Prime Edition”.
Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime will cost 190 EUR around Rs. 16,499 in India.
In Nigeria, it will sell at 95,000 Naira, 1,400 Ghs in Ghana, and 28,000 Ksh in Kenya.
Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime Specs
Here are a few specs of the Samsung Galaxy M31 Prime:
- Platform: Android 10, One UI 2.1
- Processor: Exynos 9611 (10nm), Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
- GPU: Mali-G72 MP3
- Memory: 6GB RAM
- Colours: Ocean Blue, Space Black, Iceberg Blue
- Dimension: –
- Weight: –
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.4 inches Super AMOLED Display, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi)
- Screen Protection: Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 64 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 5 MP (macro) + 5 MP (depth) Quad Cameras, [email protected], [email protected], gyro-EIS
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, panorama, HDR
- Front Camera: 32 MP Camera, HDR, [email protected], [email protected]
- Built-in Storage: 64GB, 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, microSDXC (dedicated slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: Yes
- 2G GSM: Yes, GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: USB Type-C 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: Yes
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: No
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: Fast charging 15W.