Samsung Galaxy A80 is yet another flagship smartphone from the South Korean tech giant, Samsung. With a lot of eye-catching features, Galaxy A80 (a.k.a. Samsung Galaxy A90) won’t disappoint the galaxy fans. It offers an interesting take on camera setup for smartphone, also offers 8GB RAM and powerful processors. Now, let’s unveil the full details.
Samsung Galaxy A80 Key Specs & Features
- 6.4-inch, Super AMOLED Infinity Display, 1080 X 2400 pixels (393 ppi)
- Always On Display
- Octa-core QualComm SDM730 Snapdragon 730
- All-in-One, Triple 48MP + 8MP + 3D Camera with Motorized popup and rotate function
- Same Camera Doubles as Rear and Front Camera
- Android 9 (Pie), One UI
- 128GB built-in storage and 8GB RAM
- 4G LTE (with download speeds up to 600 Mbps)
- Under Screen Fingerprint Scanner
- Fast Charging (up to 25W)
- 3700 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
So in 2019, after seeing a lot of launched Samsung Phones, like the Galaxy S10 and the Galaxy A30, we are now offered in unique design in the Samsung Galaxy A80.
Just like the Oppo F11 Pro you don’t get an infinity display without any cutouts for the front camera. However, the design of the Galaxy A80 is not exactly the same as the F11 Pro.
While the F11 Pro has a separate motorized popup-camera for the selfie camera, the rear camera doubles as the front camera in the A80.
The smartphone offers a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Infinity display with small tiny bezels. It sports 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution rounding off at 393 ppi.
The device weighs 220g and measures 165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3 mm in dimensions. Behind the phone is the rotating camera lying at the center top while the brand name is found below.
Samsung Galaxy A80 has an on-screen (under-display) fingerprint scanner. Three colour options of phantom black, angel gold and ghost white are available.
Samsung Galaxy A80 has just the one camera module on the back. The camera can also be made to face the front for taking selfies, thanks to its motorized popup and rotating feature.
The camera module offers triple camera setup. You get a 48 megapixels wide-angle camera, an 8 megapixels ultrawide-angle camera, and a 3D depth camera.
There are many things to get attention with on the Samsung Galaxy A80 camera, the built-with features like live focus, quick measure, scene optimizer, Panorama mode, night mode, slow motion, hyper-lapse.
When taking selfies, the rear camera pops up and the front camera shows up (by rotating outwards). The front camera offers almost what the front offers with its 48MP + 8MP + 3D, live focus, live focus video and hyperlapse.
Battery And Performance
Samsung Galaxy A80 battery capacity is 3700mAh which can last throughout the day for a standard user. The smartphone has a super-fast 25W charger that charges from 0 to 100 within 1 hour 20 minutes.
Samsung Galaxy A80 is powered by the Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon processor, which dual-cluster architecture with a dual-core processor clocked at up to 2.2GHz and hexacore processor clocked at up to 1.8GHz.
Combined with the Adreno 618 graphics processor and 8GB RAM, the Galaxy A80 promises to be great with playing games and watching movies. It runs the Samsung OneUI OS on Android 9 Pie. The smartphone offers 128 storage capacity enough to store files but doesn’t support an SD card.
Samsung Galaxy A80 has a dual 4G SIM network connection, it also uses the USB type-C as its charging port and for data transfer.
The smartphone has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth version 5.0 but no infrared port.
Samsung Galaxy A80 Price and Availability
Samsung Galaxy A80 price in Nigeria ranges from 208,000 Naira to 220,000 Naira in Nigeria depending on your location or the deals available. The Galaxy A80 price starts at around 58,000 KSh in Kenya.
You can buy the smartphone at leading online stores in your country.
Samsung Galaxy A80 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Samsung Galaxy A80:
- Platform: Android 9 Pie (Samsung One UI)
- Processor: Octa-core 2 x 2.2GHz + 6 x 1.8GHz (Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730)
- GPU: Adreno 618
- Memory: 8GB
- Colours: Phantom Black, Angel Gold and Ghost White
- Dimension: 165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3 mm
- Weight: 220g
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Dual
- Display: 6.7-inch Super AMOLED, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 393 ppi, 20:9 aspect ratio, Always on Display
- Screen Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3 (with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 on the back)
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 48MP + 8MP + 3D Depth sensor (With Motorized Popup and rotate function)
- Rear Camera Features: PDAF, LED Flash, Night, Panorama, Slow motion, 2160p 4k videos
- Front Camera: Same as Rear Camera (Thanks to the Motorized popup and rotate function)
- Built-in Storage: 128GB
- Memory Card Support: No
- Bundled Cloud Storage:
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
- 5G: –
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO:
- 4G LTE: Yes, Cat11 (up 600Mbps downloads)
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes v5.0
- Infrared Blaster:
- 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 Display / On-Screen)
- Iris Scanner: Yes
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging:
- 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: 3,700 mAh Li-Po Battery (Non-Removable)
- Standby Time:
- Fast Charging: Yes 25W