1. Verified droid
  2. Smartphones
  3. Samsung

Samsung Galaxy A30

From $250 From 19 113 ₽ From 7 038 ₴
Status: Unavailable.
Announced: February 2019.OS: Android 9 Pie → 10. VDRD caring review: It is better not to buy!
  • Screen 6.4" Super AMOLED
  • Rear сamera 16 MP Wide 2 modules
  • Selfie camera 16 MP Wide
  • CPU 8 cores Exynos 7904
  • Memory 3/4 GB RAM
  • Storage 32/64 GB ROM
  • Memory cards microSDXC
  • Battery 4 000 mAh
  • Thickness 7.7 mm
  • Sim Cards 2 items dual sim
All characteristics

Short description Samsung Galaxy A30

This is a smartphone on Android 9 Pie with a very fast and productive processor, with a huge touchscreen size, with a great camera that has 2 modules (16 MP Wide, 5 MP UltraWide), and the front camera here turned out to be very high quality, which can make beautiful selfies. And Samsung Galaxy A30 has such features: a slot for two SIM cards, cut-out notch above the screen (so that a selfie camera, speakers and additional sensors are placed there).

Versions: SM-A305F/DS (Global); SM-A305FN/DS (Europe); SM-A305G/DS (LATAM); SM-A305GT/DS (Brazil); SM-A305GN/DS (APAC); SM-A305YN (AU/NZ).

Disclaimer. The table shows the main technical characteristics of the device. For a full list of features and capabilities of this model, see the manufacturer’s website. We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.

Loading reviews about Samsung Galaxy A30...

Important update: this model is updated to Android version 10.
Check the availability of the update version in your region on the manufacturer’s website.

Android version and market relevance

Samsung Galaxy A30 is a novelty of 2019, which was officially announced in February the world′s electronics manufacturer — the company Samsung. In addition, this smartphone supports the work of two SIM cards, here you are, and please, the first reason for buying this model (or any other dual-smartphone from the catalog).

In 2019 this new model works out of the box running the Android operating system 9 Pie. But in the market of android-smartphones an important factor when buying a new device is the possibility of updating it to a fresh version of the OS. So Samsung Galaxy A30 can be updated to version 10, therefore, we believe that it can be added to the candidates for purchase.

And also it is worth mentioning that the manufacturer did not implement support for 5G networks in Samsung Galaxy A30. Therefore, if this is an actual requirement for a smartphone for you today, we advise you to choose any 5G smartphone from this list of models.

Screen, body and battery

Super AMOLED edge to edge touchscreen with a diagonal 6.4″ mounted on the front panel Samsung Galaxy A30, thickness 7.7 mm.

The battery in Samsung Galaxy A30 is installed on 4 000 mAh. It can be said that by today′s standards, such a volume is a very good indicator, of course there are models with even more volume, but they will probably be more expensive.

In addition to the described features of the body of this smartphone, we will add an important detail. To increase the screen area on the front panel, the producer added a drop-like notch in the screen to fit in a selfie camera and several additional sensors.

Main camera and selfie camera

A few words about the cameras that have Samsung Galaxy A30. The main camera, located on the back, received several modules (dual camera smartphones): 16 MP Wide + 5 MP UltraWide. And by the way, the camera’s multiple lenses are an interesting feature. What does it give you? Additional modules also take a picture during the «shutter release». And then the smartphone, using special algorithms, processes images from all cameras to optimize and improve the final photo. And with several cameras, you can shoot more interesting photos, for example, with the bokeh effect (this is when the subject in the foreground is in focus, and the background is blurred). The main camera we would rate her 4 out of 5.

The frontcamera is also in Samsung Galaxy A30. It is located in front of the screen and has one module: 16 MP Wide. These characteristics you will definitely have enough to make your selfie photos in different lighting conditions. This model does not really stand out in terms of body design (in the context of the front camera). Therefore, I would like to tell you that there are smartphones with pop-up front camera. How it works? The front camera is located inside the body and slides up only when you activate the front camera mode. You take a selfie photo or video, exit the «Camera» application and the camera panel begins to slide down into the body. Everything is simple and interesting enough.

Processor and Internal Memory

The speed of the smartphone affects not only the optimized software (the newer Android, the better), but also the characteristics of the hardware: the processor and the amount of RAM. Samsung Galaxy A30 has 8-core Exynos 7904. You can select the RAM 3 GB or version 4 GB.

Available versions Samsung Galaxy A30 with different amount of built-in memory: 32/64 GB. Note that the more memory, the more expensive the smartphone. And if there was not enough internal memory, then you can save the necessary data on the memory card microSDXC .

Price for Samsung Galaxy A30: buy or not to buy?

So we told about not very cheap powerful smartphone Samsung Galaxy A30 with a huge screen, very good main camera and very good selfie camera, and still there is a great capacious battery.

All these characteristics in 2019 may be good, but the time goes by and the smartphone will somehow become obsolete in half a year of the beginning of sales. And by the way, to sell it start in March 2019 at a price of $250. This is the official price from the manufacturer without taxes and fees, so it can differ in each country, and not only for different sellers.

Before you buy Samsung Galaxy A30, be sure to check out all the photos and video reviews on it, or better still go to the offline store (electronics supermarket) and twist it in your hand. And already then, based on the emotions received from the smartphone, make the decision to buy.

And if Samsung Galaxy A30 is not already sold, when you are reading this text, then do not be upset. We advise you to always visit the page DROID smartphones, where we collect only the most current models on new versions of Android OS.

[EN] Samsung Galaxy A30 Review

[EN] Samsung Galaxy A30 In 2020! (Still Worth It?) (Review)

[EN] Samsung Galaxy A30 Review

31 May 2021
Low-cost Samsung smartphones have started receiving an update to Android 11: find your model in the list
Low-cost Samsung smartphones have started receiving an update to Android 11: find your model in the list

The One UI Core 3.1 update will be available on all smartphones from the list. The manufacturer will gradually expand the geography of availability, so check the «OS Update» section in the settings for new notifications. It is important to install this update, because with the new interface it contains the April security patch.

Read all news

We picked up these models at a similar price.

View all Droids in the catalog
View all models from the series Samsung Galaxy A
×

Select site language

×