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TCL 30 SE
TCL 30 SE
TCL 30 SE
TCL 30 SE
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5/10
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The TCL 30 SE currently has an Informr score of 5 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 3 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Android
Operating system
Operating system
Android
2 GHz
Processor
Processor
2 GHz
6.52"
Screen Size
Screen Size
6.52"
50+ MP, f/1.85
Camera
Camera
50+ MP, f/1.85
5000 mAh
Battery


What the Critics Are Saying...


Tech Advisor
Tech Advisor

The TCL 30 SE is a highly affordable Android that offers a good camera and great battery for the price. But while its software and design also deserve some praise, it’s let down by subpar performance and poor update support.

- Simon Chandler, Tech Advisor
Tech News Century
Tech News Century

The TCL 30 SE doesn’t do that much wrong, but it is difficult to suggest something beyond the basics that we are sure potential buyers already know. The screen does not stand out at any level, there is no ultra-wide sensor, and charging is very slow. On the other hand, the software tries to help and...

- Chris, Tech News Century
Ausdroid
Ausdroid

I do think the 30SE is worth its price tag, while there are cheaper phones out there, the performance delivered versus the cost of this unit is amazing – it works smoothly with no real ‘deal breaking’ issues, it takes great photos and is affordably priced. Overall it’s great value for money and you...

- Jo Tann, Ausdroid


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Common Questions


The 30 SE 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 SE prices from around the web here on The Informr.


We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the TCL 30 SE user manual here.


TCL backs up the 30 SE with a 2 Years parts & labour warranty.


If your 30 SE 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
6.52"

The TCL 30 SE's screen size is 6.52 inches with 720 x 1600 pixels resolution.

Processor
2 GHz

There is a MediaTek MT6762V/CB Helio G25 Octa-core 2 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android 12 operating system (OS).

Camera
50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.85 camera.

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

Storage
64/128 GB

Internal memory is 64/128 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
5000mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 5000 mAh battery.

30 SE Specs

Overview
Release Date April 1, 2022
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 12

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Processor MediaTek MT6762V/CB Helio G25 Octa-core 2 GHz
Internal Storage 64/128 GB
RAM 4 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
TTY/TDD Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.126 W/kg
Body: 1.300 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 2 Years
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Cellular
Networks
GPRS, EDGE, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Mobile / Cellular Data
4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Nano-SIM
Dual SIM Yes
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
GPS Type A-GPS
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB)
NFC Yes
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Camera
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.85, Wide
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Depth
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Macro
Zoom
Yes
Flash
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, ISO, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer, White balance, HDR
Video Recording Formats
MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
8+ Megapixels, f/2.0
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels
Pixel Density 269 pixels
Size 6.52 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Up to 15 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 Space Gray, Atlantic Blue, Glacial Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.52 x 7.55 x 0.89 cm (6.5 x 3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 190 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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Manual (PDF)
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