Galaxy A70s arrives as Samsung's first smartphone with 64MP cameraLast updated on Sep 28, 2019, 12:10 am
Expanding its portfolio of premium mid-range smartphones, South Korean tech giant Samsung has launched the Galaxy A70s in India.
The camera-centric handset has made its global debut in the country at a starting price of Rs. 28,999.
The key highlights of the phone include its AMOLED display, 64MP rear camera, 32MP selfie snapper, and mid-level internals.
Here's our roundup.
Design and display
Samsung Galaxy A70s: At a glance
Up front, the Galaxy A70s features an Infinity-U styled notch design with a prominent bottom bezel. On the rear, the polycarbonate panel with geometric graphic patterns houses a triple camera setup.
The phone offers a 6.7-inch AMOLED display with a full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) resolution and 20:9 aspect ratio.
Further, it gets an under-display fingerprint sensor for secure unlocking.
What's the camera like on Samsung Galaxy A70s?
For photography, the Samsung Galaxy A70s houses triple rear cameras including a 64MP primary sensor, paired with an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and another 5MP camera to capture depth details. Up front, it houses a mighty 32MP snapper for selfies, video calling, and face unlock.
Here's a look at the internals
Powering the Galaxy A70s is a Snapdragon 675 octa-core processor, upto 8GB RAM, and 128GB of expandable storage.
Under the hood, it runs Android Pie-based One UI and packs a solid 4,500mAh battery with 25W fast-charging support.
Lastly, the phone offers all standard sensors and latest connectivity options including dual-SIMs (Nano), dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, and Type-C port.
And, what about pricing and availability?
The Galaxy A70s costs Rs. 28,999 for the 6GB/128GB variant and Rs. 30,999 for the 8GB/128GB model.
The phone will go on sale in India via all major online and offline retail channels starting today.
Lastly, Vodafone Idea, Reliance Jio, and Airtel customers can avail double data benefits on select plans.