The Chinese manufacturer TCL presented a total of five new devices at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, one of the largest trade fairs for mobile devices . In Europe, TCL was previously known for its price-conscious smart TVs . A similar approach is now being used with smartphones. The devices presented especially for the European market are in the entry-level segment with prices between €139 and €249 .
Below we have summarized the most important information about the new models for you:
The best equipped device is the TCL 30 5G. It is the only smartphone in the series that supports 5G . It also comes with a 6.7-inch Full HD (1080p) display with OLED technology, which houses a 13-megapixel teardrop- shaped front camera. A triple camera system with a 50 megapixel main camera , a 2 megapixel depth sensor and a 2 megapixel macro camera is used as the main camera. The MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset provides the necessary computing power for the mobile device equipped with a 5,010 mAh battery. From Aprilthe phone will go on sale at a price of €249 .
The TCL 30 Plus (RRP €199 ) and the TCL 30 (RRP €179 ) have a lot in common . Both have the same 6.7-inch display and triple camera as the TCL 30 5G. In contrast to the manufacturer's top device, they are not 5G-capable . The TCL 30 also has a selfie camera with a lower resolution of 8 megapixels . There are also differences under the hood: both smartphones are powered by a MediaTek Helio G37 processor , which is weaker than the Dimensity 700. The battery stays with you5,010 mAh but the same size . Both model variants are available immediately .
The two devices have smaller and lower-resolution 6.52-inch 720p (HD) displays , less powerful Helio G25 processors , and the TCL 30 E also lacks the 2-megapixel macro camera found in the other models in the range can be found. However, the battery capacity of 5,000 mAh in both versions should be noted. In addition, a USB-C connection is used and, as with all new TCL devices , Android 12 as the operating system for the end user. The TCL 30 SE is available now for €149 and the 30 E from April for€139 .
For all those who are looking for a new smartphone in the premium segment , it is worth taking a look at the new Samsung Galaxy S22 devices .