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TCL Australia launches four TCL 30 series smartphones

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TCL Australia has released four 30 series smartphones – interestingly, they’re all 4G, have triple rear cameras and range from $199 to $399. The latter even has a 6.7-inch OLED display.

Four new smartphones led by the TCL 30+ and 30 SE (with more to come). These strengthen our position in the market by offering a host of features at an affordable price.

Joseph Corrente, Channel Director for TCL Communication Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands.

TCL replaces the Alcatel name in Australia.

TCL 30 Series (All 4G, Dual SIM, Hybrid) Overview

The same applies to the left column. TCL website (Specs not on site on 4/12/22)

TCL 30+ TCL 30SE TCL 306 TCL 305
6.7 inches 2400 x 1080 60Hz OLED 6.52″ 1600 x 720 LCD 6.52″ 1600 x 720 LCD 6.52″ 1600 x 720 LCD
Tech Black Muse Blue Atlantic blue space gray same same
MediaTek Helio G37 12 nm Helio G25 12 nm Helio P23 MT6762 16 nm Helio A22 MT6761 12 nm
TCL UI 34.0.0 Update
Android 12
same Unknown UI Android 12 TCL and Alcatel UI,
Android 11 GO 32-bit
4GB LPDDR4x 128GB eMMC
MicroSD to 1 TB
The same MicroSD to 512 GB 3 GB RAM 32 GB ROM
same
2 GB RAM 64 GB ROM
same
Rear: 50MP + 2MP + 2MP
1080p@30fps
same 13 mega pixel camera + 2 mega pixel camera + 2 mega pixel camera same
Front: 13 MP, 1080p@30fps Front: 8 MP same Front: 5 MP same same
Wi-Fi 4 N
BT 5.0
NFC
same same same
same
Unavailable
Steady Snap, High Pixel, Portrait Mode, Movie Mode, Stop Motion, Art Effects, AI Scene Detection 2.0 Portrait mode, Macro, Pro mode, High pixel mode, Panorama mode, AI scene detection Macro, Bokeh, Still shot, Face tracking, HDR, PANO, AI detection, Gesture shot Facial beauty, HDR
face unlock
fingerprint (side)
face unlock
fingerprint (rear)
same
same
same
same
5010 mAh 5000 mAh same same
9V/2A/18W charger
2.1 hours
5V/2A/10W charger
3 hours
same
3.2 hours
same
3.5 hours
165.54×75.24×7.74×184g 165.2 x 75.5 x 8.9 x 190 grams 165.2 x 75.5 x 8.9 x 190 grams 165.2 x 75.5 x 8.8 x 190 grams
$399
Harvey Norman
Officeworks (late May)
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targeting
Amazon
$329
same
$229
yes
number
number
number
yes
$199
number
yes
yes
yes
yes
Vodafone

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