Samsung Galaxy A70 is the ugraded version of the Samsung Galaxy A20 and Samsung Galaxy A30. Samsung a70 was launched in April 26, 2019. The Samsung A70 is a powerful well-equipped smartphone with interesting features.
The new smartphone features a 6.7-inch Infinity-U Full HD+ Super AMOLED display which also houses the fingerprint scanner at the front. The on-display fingerprint scanner also supports the Samsung Pass which can be used to log into websites or protect app content and files or even media stored on the smartphone.
The device also comes with minimal bezels and a 20:9 aspect ratio. The Samsung Galaxy A70 features a 3D glassy plastic build with a strong powerhouse of up to 4500 mAh battery capacity which supports super-fast charging at 25W.
For the camera aspect of the Samsung Galaxy A70, it sports a robust 32MP camera which is mounted on the front for taking quality selfie shots and also a triple rear camera which comprises the 32MP primary sensor, 8MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 5MP depth sensor behind the smartphone.
Samsung Galaxy A70 is quite an impressive phone for taking amazing photography. The Samsung Galaxy A70 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor paired with a Mali G71 MP3 GPU. This 10nm chipset enabled device combines two high-performance Octa core CPU 2.2 GHz Kryo 460 + 1.7 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 460 cores designed to improve the efficiency of the device. Samsung Galaxy A70 also runs One UI 1.1 on Android 9.0 Pie right out of the box coupled with the processor.
The smartphone is backed up by a 6GB/ 128GB and a 8GB/216GB internal storage. Although, the device internal storage memory can be expanded up to 512GB using the dedicated microSD slot. The device accepts either single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
Also, the power and volume keys are located on the right side in an easy to reach position, while at the base, the Samsung Galaxy A70 packs a headphone jack. There’s also a speaker and a USB-C port for charging, while the SIM tray is found at the top of the left side. The Samsung a70 device comes in various colours; Coral, Blue, Black, White.
Samsung Galaxy A70 Price in Nigeria
The Samsung Galaxy A70 price varies depending on the storage capacity, deals, location and types of the device available. The Samsung Galaxy A70 price ranges from between N125,000 Naira to N130,000 Naira in Nigeria. The Samsung a70 smartphone can be purchased from both online and offline leading phone stores in Nigeria.
Samsung Galaxy A70 Key Features
- 7-inch Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels (393 ppi)
- Android 9 Pie One UI
- Qualcomm SDM675 Snapdragon 675 Octa-core (2 x 2.0 GHz, 6 x 1.7 GHz)
- Dimension 3 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm
- 6GB RAM / 8GB RAM
- 64GB / 128GB Built-in Storage (expandable to 512GB
- 32MP Front Camera
- 32MP + 8MP + 5MP Triple Rear Camera
- Under-screen Fingerprint Sensor
- 25W Fast Charging
- Network 2G/3G/4G/5G
- 4500 mAh Li-Po Non-Removable Battery
- Colour; Coral, Blue, Black, White
Samsung Galaxy A70 Reviews
Display and Design
The Samsung a70 smartphone is built with a great design and the screen measures about 6.7 inches, which is good for watching movies and playing video games. With a screen to body ratio of 86% and a 20:9 aspect ratio, the super AMOLED Infinity-U display with a resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels promises a solid viewing experience.
Samsung Galaxy A70 is built with plastic materials in the front coupled with the rear having a glassy build. It also shares similar design with the Galaxy a50. Behind this Samsung a70 device is a triple camera panel and also the flash, there’s no fingerprint scanner at the rear instead it is found in the front, under the screen.
Samsung Galaxy A70 has 164.3 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm dimensions with four different color variants of Blue, Black, Coral, and White. The smartphone has an internal storage capacity of 16/8GB and 128GB which can also be expanded to 512GB using the microSD card. The samsung a70 smartphone supports either the single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
The Galaxy A70 smartphone comes with a large 4500 mAh non-removable Li-Po battery is incredibly smart, ensuring enough battery life to ensure your phone is with you and can be used for the long time. The smartphone can last a full day for light phone users and it also supports the fast-charging technology having 25W charging capacity. The smartphone does not support or have the wireless charging feature.
Performance and Connectivity
Samsung Galaxy A70 is an excellent smartphone with performance. The device comes in only two storage; one with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage capability and the other with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage capacity. This storage can be expanded up to 512GB with the use of a memory card in order to save more files on the device.
The Samsung Galaxy a70 runs on one UI 1.1 on Android 9.0 Pie right out of the box coupled with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor paired with a Mali G71 MP3 GPU. This smartphone 10nm chipset enables the device and also combines with two high-performance Octa core CPU 2.2 GHz Kryo 460 + 1.7 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 460 cores which is particularly designed to improve the efficiency of the smartphone.
The Samsung a70 also supports night mode on the phone as it helps the users to maintain the amount of light entering the eyes in a low or no light environment. The Samsung Galaxy A70 also features the; Bixby, Google Assistant, Samsung Health, and Samsung Pay, although the Bixby button is not included yet.
Samsung Galaxy A70 Specifications
Here are a few specs of the Samsung Galaxy A70
- Platform: Android 9 Pie (One UI)
- Processor: Octa-core Processor 2.0 GHz dual-core and 1.7 GHz hexa-core (Qualcomm SDM675 Snapdragon 675)
- GPU: Adreno 612
- Memory: 6GB RAM / 8GB RAM
- Colours: Blue, Black, Coral, and White
- Dimension: 164.3 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm
- Weight: 183 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM
- SIM Count: Dual-SIM
- Display: 6.7 inch Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display, 1080 x 2400, 20:9
- Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 32MP + 8MP (ultrawide) + 5MP (depth) Triple Camera, 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/240fps
- Rear Camera Features: PDAF, HDR, panorama, AI, portrait mode, night mode
- Front Camera: 32MP Camera, HDR, 1080p@30fps
- Built-in Storage: 64GB / 128GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes (expandable to 512GB via SD card)
- Bundled Cloud Storage:
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 5.0
- NFC: Yes
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: USB Type C
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol:
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: Yes
- Heart Rate Monitor:
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Under Screen, Optical)
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: No
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: Samsung Pay
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4,500 mAh Li-Po Non-Removable Battery
- Internet Usage Time: up to 14 hours (3G), up to 16 hours (LTE and Wi-Fi)
- Video Playback Time: up to 24 hours
- Fast Charging: Yes (25W Charging Capacity)