Samsung Galaxy A80 (Photo Credit: Twitter)
Samsung Galaxy A80 was launched in India last month and few days later, the smartphone went up for pre-orders. However, the pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy A80 ended on July 31. And now, the smartphone has gone on sale from today onwards. The key features of Samsung Galaxy A80 include a rotating camera, a bezel-less display experience, full-HD+ Super AMOLED display, octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SoC and a 3,700mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy A80: Price & Sale offers
There is only one variant of Samsung Galaxy A80 i.e. 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant and it costs Rs 47,990. Samsung Galaxy A80 is available on Amazon India, Flipkart and the Samsung India website. According to the NDTV’s Gadgets 360, the smartphone will also be made available via retail stores and the Samsung Opera House later today.
Samsung is offering a 5 per cent cashback for customers purchasing the Galaxy A80 using Citibank credit cards. In the meantime, Samsung India website is offering Rs 3,000 additional exchange discount on the smartphone. On the other hand, Flipkart is offering 5 per cent cashback on the Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card. Amazon is also offering 5 per cent cashback on HDFC Bank debit cards.
Samsung Galaxy A80: Specifications & Features
Samsung Galaxy A80 features a 6.7-inch full-HD+ (1080x2400 pixels) Super AMOLED 'New Infinity Display' with a 20:9 aspect ratio. It further houses an in-display fingerprint sensor.The smartphone has a dual-SIM (Nano) and runs Android Pie with One UI on top. Also, there us ab octa-core Snapdragon 730G SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM.
On the imagining front, Samsung Galaxy A80 comes equipped with a rotating camera setup that includes the 48-megapixel primary sensor and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor. On the front, the camera setup of the Galaxy A80 slides up and rotates once selected the selfie mode.
The device comes with a 128GB of onboard storage. However, it is not expandable as there is no dedicated slot for microSD card. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C. The newly-launched smartphone packs a 3,700mAh battery that supports 25W fast charging. The phone will come with Angel Gold, Ghost White and Phantom Black colour options.
Samsung Galaxy A80: Competition
In the Indian market, Samsung Galaxy A80 will compete against Nokia 9 PureView, OnePlus 7 Pro and Oppo Reno 10x Zoom.
It is worth mentioning here that the Samsung Galaxy A80 was unveiled back in April with a global price tag of EUR 649 (approx. Rs 50,300).