Galaxy M55 Switches to Qualcomm Snapdragon from Exynos

What you should know


  • The Galaxy M series, including the Galaxy M54, is designed for budget-conscious consumers, offering a blend of performance and value with features like large batteries, decent displays, and capable cameras.
  • In comparison to the Galaxy A54, the Galaxy M54 boasts better specifications in several areas, including a larger 108-megapixel main camera and a bigger 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus display, but it suffers from limited availability.
  • The upcoming Galaxy M55 is expected to feature a 6.7-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED+ screen with a 120Hz refresh rate, a triple-camera setup including a 50MP main camera, and a 5,000mAh battery with 45W Super Fast Charging 2.0.
  • Unlike its predecessor, the Galaxy M55 is rumored to be powered by the Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 chipset, offering a significant upgrade over the Galaxy M54’s Exynos 1380 processor.


Full Story

Ah, remember the buzz around Samsung‘s Galaxy M series? Feels like just yesterday, doesn’t it? Well, exactly a year back, the Galaxy M54 rolled out, making some waves. This line, it’s kinda the middle child, nestled right between the Galaxy A series and what used to be the Galaxy J lineup. Aimed at folks watching their wallets but still craving some solid tech. You get the gist – hefty batteries, screens that don’t disappoint, and cameras that snap pretty decent shots for the dough you’re dropping.

Now, the Galaxy M series, it’s got its eyes on places where folks are all about snagging a good deal on smartphones. Think India and the likes. And hey, selling mostly online? Smart move to slash those extra costs.

But here’s the kicker – on the surface, everything seems standard. Yet, the Galaxy M54 kinda outshines its A54 sibling in a couple of areas. Almost every spec got a boost, except the chipset. But (yep, there’s always a “but”), snagging an M54 isn’t a walk in the park. It’s like finding a four-leaf clover.

Diving into the nitty-gritty, both the A54 and M54 rock an Exynos 1380 processor. They’re buddies with 8GB RAM and offer a choice between 128 or 256GB of storage. The plot twist? The M54 flaunts a beefier 108-megapixel main shooter, complete with optical image stabilization. Plus, it throws in a couple more sensors for good measure. The A54? It sticks to a trio of cameras that, while decent, don’t quite match up.

Screen-wise, the M54’s display is a tad larger, stretching to 6.7 inches of Super AMOLED Plus goodness. And the battery? It’s like the Hulk – a whopping 6,000 mAh powerhouse with 25W charging support. Talk about staying power.

Oh, and guess what’s creeping around the corner? The Galaxy M55. MSPowerUser spilled the beans, even though Samsung’s lips are sealed. Renders are floating around, showcasing this beauty in Light Green and Black. Despite packing a hefty battery and a sizeable display, it’s staying light on its feet at 180 grams.

This upcoming star boasts a 6.7-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED+ screen, with eyes popping at a 120Hz refresh rate and brightness maxing out at 1000 nits. The camera setup? It’s sticking to a familiar trio but doesn’t skimp on quality.

Underneath that sleek exterior, there’s a 5,000mAh battery ready to go the distance, with 45W Super Fast Charging 2.0 to boot. And for the brains of the operation? The M55 might just be flexing a Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 chipset, leaving the A55 and its Exynos 1480 in the dust.

So, there you have it. Samsung’s Galaxy M series, always ready to throw a curveball or two. Stay tuned, folks.

Derrick Flynn
Derrick Flynn
With over four years of experience in tech journalism, Derrick has honed his skills and knowledge to become a vital part of the PhonesInsights team. His intuitive reviews and insightful commentary on the latest smartphones and wearable technology consistently provide our readers with valuable information.


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