“Samsung Galaxy A70 is the latest A series offering and comes with a 6.7-inch display, Snapdragon 675 SoC, and triple rear cameras”
After confirming the launch a couple of days ago, Samsung has finally launched the Galaxy A70 in India. The latest A series mid-ranger comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor, Snapdragon 675 processor, triple rear cameras, and a big 4,500mAh battery with support for 25W fast-charging. The smartphone packs a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED display and runs One UI-based on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box.
Samsung Galaxy A70 price and availability
The Samsung Galaxy A70 is priced at Rs 28,990. It will be available in India from May 1st in three colour options of Blue, Black, and White. Those who pre-book the smartphone between April 20th and 30th will also be able to purchase the U Flex Bluetooth headphones worth Rs 3,799 for just Rs 999.
Samsung Galaxy A70 specifications
The Samsung Galaxy A70 (first impressions) flaunts a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1,080 x 2,400 pixels and a waterdrop notch to accommodate the selfie snapper. There is an optical in-display fingerprint sensor underneath the screen for biometric security. The device comes powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC clocked at 2GHz octa-core processor with Adreno 612 GPU. The handset boots One UI, which is based on Android 9.0 Pie. It packs 6GB RAM and 128GB storage onboard that is further expandable up to 512GB via microSD cards.
In terms of optics, Samsung’s Galaxy A70 features a triple rear camera setup on the back, which consists of a 32MP f/1.7 primary sensor, an 8MP f/2.2 ultra-wide snapper, and a 5MP f/2.2 aperture depth unit. There’s a 32MP shooter on the front for selfies and video calls. The handset packs a 4,500mAh battery with 25W fast-charging technology. Like the Galaxy A50 (review), the new Galaxy A70 is made using the same 3D Glasstic material. Connectivity options include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C. The phone measures 164.2×76.7×7.9mm and weigh 183g.