The Samsung Galaxy A70 which was announced last month has finally landed in India. It has Dual SIM slots and supports Dual 4G VoLTE.
The phone runs on Android 9.0 Pie with Samsung One UI. The handset measures 164.2 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm and weighs 183 grams. It has In-display fingerprint sensor for fast unlocking and sports 3D glasstic body with gradient finishing.
The Samsung Galaxy A70 specifications include 6.7-inch multi-touch Infinity-U AMOLED display with 2400 x 1080 pixels resolution and 20:9 aspect ratio.
Inside is 2GHz octa-core Snapdragon 675 Mobile Platform with Adreno 612 GPU and is backed by 6GB RAM and 128GB ROM. It also allows further expansion up to 512GB using MicroSD card.
The Galaxy A70 features in 32MP (F/1.7) + 5MP (depth, F/2.2) + 8MP (123-degree ultra wide, F/2.2) triple camera setup with LED Flash. At the front side is 32MP selfie shooter with F/2.0 Aperture.
The hardware jacks up by 4500 mAh (typical) / 4400 mAh (minimum) battery and supports 25W super fast charging as well. Connectivity wise, it has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V5.0, USB Type-C, GPS/GLONASS, FM Radio and 3.5mm Audio Jack.
The Samsung Galaxy A70 price in India is Rs. 28,990 (US$ 418 approx.) and comes in Blue, White and Black colors. The mobile will be up for pre-order from April 20th to April 30th. Those who pre-order can buy Samsung U Flex Bluetooth headset (worth Rs. 3799) for Rs. 999. The smartphone will be available at Samsung e-Shop, Samsung Opera House, retail stores and Online at Flipkart from May 1st.
Update: Galaxy A70 is now available at Flipkart.
Ranjivjit Singh, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Samsung India, said:
Our recently launched Galaxy A line has seen an unprecedented success since its launch. It has reached a milestone of USD 500 million in sales within 40 days of launch. We are confident that we will make Galaxy A line a $4 billion brand by the end of 2019.
At Samsung, it’s our endeavour to deliver new experiences to our consumers. We are witnessing a change from an era of static to an era of live and Galaxy A70 is built for this era of live which allows them to capture experiences, connect and share it with the world in real time. With its best in class display, revolutionary Samsung Pay, path breaking triple rear camera and top notch processor, the newly launched Galaxy A70 is all about experience. I am sure our consumers will be delighted with this ultimate powerhouse.