Samsung has today launched its new smartphone under A-series – Samsung Galaxy A80 for Rs 47,990. The smartphone will be available for pre-book from July 22 to July 31. Consumers who pre-book can avail one-time screen replacement. Additionally, as part of the launch offer, consumers who purchase Galaxy A80 are eligible for a 5% cashback on Citibank credit cards.
Samsung Galaxy A80 will go on sale from August 1 across all retail stores, e-Shop, Samsung Opera House and all major leading online channels. It will be available in three colours- Ghost White, Phantom Black and Angel Gold.
The Samsung Galaxy A80 is the company’s first smartphone to come with the New Infinity display. It features a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) Infinity display with 20:9 aspect ratio screen. Under the hood, the phone is powered by Octa-core Snapdragon 730G processor which has two cores clocked at 2.2GHz and six cores clocked at 1.8GHz along with an Adreno 618 GPU. It comes in a single variant with 8GB of RAM along with 128GB of internal storage.
Samsung Galaxy A80 is the world’s first phone to feature a triple rotating camera module.The triple camera setup on the back of the Galaxy A80 rises up and rotates to the front when using the selfie camera. On enabling the selfie mode in Galaxy A80, the triple camera setup slides up and rotates. The camera has 48-megapixel as a primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle camera with a 123-degree field of view and a 3D TOF depth sensor for Live Focus. Also, the ultra-wide images can be captured on both front and rear. With other intelligent camera features such as Scene Optimizer that can recognize and enhance up to 30 scenes, and Flaw Detection that automatically identifies glitches before a picture is clicked.
Galaxy A80 is backed up by a 3700mAh battery with 25W Super Fast Charging support over Type-C. The phone also comes equipped with Samsung Pay that is secured by Samsung Knox. It runs on Android 9 Pie with Samsung’s One UI out of the box and also features an in-display fingerprint scanner.
Connectivity features include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C. The dimensions are 165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3mm.