The Samsung Galaxy A80 with rotating camera unveiled in India
Samsung Galaxy A80 finally arrives in India with rotating camera lens, Full-HD+ Super AMOLED display, powered by an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SoC, and a 3,700mAh battery capacity.
The Galaxy A80 was first unveiled in April this year, but arrived in India recently. It comes with impressive specs on paper, and the Smartphone is definitely a huge innovation from Samsung. It is aim to compete with devices in India such as Nokia 9 PureView, OnePlus 7 Pro, and Oppo Reno 10x Zoom.
Samsung Galaxy A80 is the company’s top-end smartphone in the ‘A Series’ And the rotating camera lens brings almost a bezel-less display experience. Aside from that, the handset is a perfectly top-notch device in the Galaxy A-series.
The device was unveiled with amazing launch offers, which includes pre-booking customers will have a one-time screen replacement and consumers who purchase Galaxy A80 are eligible for a 5% cashback on Citibank credit cards.
Samsung Galaxy A80 Specs
*. Display: 6.7-inch (2400 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 20: 9 New Infinity Super AMOLED display
*. Dimensions: 165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3mm
*. Colors: Angel Gold, Ghost White and Phantom Black colors
*. Processor: Octa-Core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.8GHz Hexa) Snapdragon 730G Mobile Platform
*. GPU: Adreno 618
*. RAM: 8GB
*. Storage: 128GB Storage
*. OS: Android 9.0 (Pie) with Samsung One UI
*. SIM: Dual SIM
*. Cameras: 48MP front / rear cameras with LED flash with f/2.0 aperture, 8MP 123° ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, 3D Depth camera
*. Fingerprint sensor : YES (In-display)
*. Network and connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
*. Battery: 3700mAh battery capacity with 25W super-fast charging
The Samsung Galaxy A80 sports a 3D glass body with a metal frame, comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner. Along with a 6.7-inch full-HD+ (1080×2400 pixels) Super AMOLED ‘New Infinity Display’ with a 20:9 aspect ratio. It is also available in Angel Gold, Ghost White, and Phantom Black colour options.
Coming to optics aspect, the mobile phone comes with a primary 48-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture, secondary, 8-megapixel 123° ultra-wide-angle lens and a 3D Depth camera for Live Focus by scanning objects for measurement and depth. The cameras are equipped with many features, such as Super Steady mode to reduce video shake, Scene Optimiser that recognize and enhance up to 30 scenes, Flaw detection and many others.
The real deal is its rotation, whenever you want to take a selfie shoot, launch the camera app and the three cameras will automatically pop-up from the back of the phone and rotate. This is practically using a 48-megapixels as your selfie shooter. Which isn’t much different from the ASUS Zenfone 6 with the same rotating camera lens.
It is powered by the latest Octa-Core Snapdragon 730G SoC with 8GB of RAM and runs Android Pie with Samsung One UI. Comes with 128GB of onboard storage, and you can’t expandable the storage via microSD card. Network and connectivity features includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C. And it is completely backed by a 3,700mAh battery capacity that supports 25W fast charging.
The Samsung Galaxy A80 8GB RAM + 128GB storage is priced at Rs. 47,990 in India. While pre-booking of the handset begins from July 22 to July 31 and will officially starting hitting shelves of stores from August 1st such as e-Shop, Samsung Opera House and all major leading online channels.