The Samsung Galaxy M31 is an excellent mid-range smartphone that offers a lot of features at an affordable price point. The phone has a good design, smooth performance, and a versatile camera setup. The battery life is one of the best in its class and makes it an ideal choice for users who prioritize battery life.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 43,299 Expected|
|Other Countries||$149 €138 £120 ¥1082 ₹12340 ﷼558 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Bands||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 26, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66|
|Announced||2020, February 25|
|Status||Available. Released 2020, March 05|
|Dimensions||159.2 x 75.1 x 8.9 mm (6.27 x 2.96 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||191 g (6.74 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, plastic frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||6.4 inches, 100.5 cm2 (~84.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|OS||Android 10, upgradable to Android 12, One UI 4.1|
|Chipset||Exynos 9611 (10nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Card Slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM|
|Triple||64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.72", 0.8µm, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.2, (depth)
|Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
|Video||4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS|
|Single||32 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.8µm|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|Positioning||GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|NFC||Yes (market/region dependent)|
|Radio||FM radio, RDS, recording|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, compass|
|Type||Li-Po 6000 mAh, non-removable|
|Colors||Ocean Blue, Space Black, Red|
|Models||SM-M315F, SM-M315F/DS, SM-M315F/DSN|
Design and Display
The Samsung Galaxy M31 features a polycarbonate back panel with a glossy finish. The phone features a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340. The phone is available in different colors: Ocean Blue, Red, and Space Black. The phone has a slim profile and is easy to hold in one hand. The build quality is good and the phone feels sturdy in the hand.
Performance and Storage
Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy M31 is powered by an Exynos 9611 processor paired with up to 8GB of RAM. It is available in two storage variants: 64GB and 128 GB. The phone runs on Samsung’s One UI 4.1 based on Android 10. The user interface is smooth and responsive. Apps open quickly and there is no lag when multitasking.
The Samsung Galaxy M31 features a quad-camera setup on the back that includes a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5MP macro lens, and a 5MP depth sensor. The camera app is feature-rich and offers a variety of shooting modes. The primary sensor captures good detail and color accuracy in daylight conditions. The phone also has a 32MP front-facing camera that takes good selfies.
Battery and Connectivity
The Samsung Galaxy M31 is equipped with a massive 6,000mAh battery. The phone also supports 15W fast charging via USB Type-C. The phone provides support for 5GHz Wi-Fi networks, and Bluetooth 5.0, and also features a 3.5mm headphone jack for easy audio connectivity.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the Samsung Galaxy M31 in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.