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TCL 30 V 5G
TCL 30 V 5G
TCL 30 V 5G

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The TCL 30 V 5G currently has an Informr score of 6.6 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 6 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2 GHz
2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
50+ MP
50+ MP
4500 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

PC Magazine
PC Magazine

The TCL 30 V 5G for Verizon looks promising on paper, but other phones in the $300 range offer better battery life, cameras, and performance.

- Dave LeClair, PC Magazine
Tom's Guide
Tom's Guide

Get the TCL 30 V 5G if you're a Verizon customer who wants a long-lasting 5G phone. But the OnePlus Nord N20 5G is a better buy for people looking to get a cheap phone.

- Philip Michaels, Tom's Guide
The Verge
The Verge

The TCL 30 V 5G is not a bad phone. It does just about everything I need it to do: make calls, run apps, take pictures, and wake me up in the morning. It’s just not very good, and there are enough better options at this price point that it’s very hard to recommend it to anyone. TCL is well-known for...

- Allison Johnson, The Verge
The Gadgeteer
The Gadgeteer

The TCL 30v 5G is a real value phone with some great features that used to only be available on higher-priced phones. There are a few items, such as NFC and wireless charging that you will have to do without, but if these things aren’t dealbreakers then the TCL 30v 5G is a valuable way to get 5G spe...

- Howard Sneider, The Gadgeteer

The TCL 30V 5G is an all-around excellent budget-minded smartphone with plenty of features and performance packed in. Its biggest fault is the bloatware, but you can disable or delete much of it. The other issue is that it is only available on Verizon. But if you’re a Verizon customer, you can proba...

- Alex Hernandez, Techaeris

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Common Questions

The 30 V 5G price will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. You can compare TCL 30 V 5G prices from around the web here on The Informr.

TCL backs up the 30 V 5G with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your 30 V 5G has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact TCL support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find TCL's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The TCL 30 V 5G's screen size is 6.67 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM4350 Snapdragon 480 5G (8 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 11 operating system (OS).

50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

128 GB

Internal memory is 128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4500 mAh battery.

30 V 5G Specs

Release Date January 31, 2022
Regions Available USA
Operating System Android 11

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Processor Qualcomm SM4350 Snapdragon 480 5G (8 nm) Octa-core 2 GHz
Internal Storage 128 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.1
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, Wide
5+ Megapixels, Ultrawide
2+ Megapixels, Macro
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
16+ Megapixels, Wide
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 395 pixels
Size 6.67 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4500 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Up to 18 W
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Midnight Gray
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.59 x 7.6 x 0.91 cm (6.5 x 3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 200 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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