Samsung has announced the sixth smartphone of its A-series, the Galaxy A70, in India today.
Our recently launched Galaxy A line has seen an unprecedented success since its launch. It has reached a milestone of USD 500 million in sales within 40 days of launch. We are confident that we will make Galaxy A line a $4 billion brand by the end of 2019 – Ranjivjit Singh, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Samsung India
To begin with, the device features a premium 6.7” FHD+ Infinity-U display along with Widevine L1 Certification that allows for streaming of true HD content. Samsung’s proprietary Super AMOLED technology fills the display with vivid and crisp videos, while its Dolby Atmos speakers account for a 360 degree surround sound experience.
Coming to the camera department, the Galaxy A70 boasts of an impressive 32MP triple rear camera setup with the ability to shoot stunning super slow-mo and ultra-wide videos. Its 32 MP low-light lens with f/1.7 allow shutterbugs to click the perfect shot in every lighting condition. Besides this, the device also features an 8MP Ultra-wide lens with a field of view of 123 degrees enabling the clicking of ultra-wide images and the shooting of ultra-wide videos; while its 5 MP depth lens captures impressive portrait shots, with the Live Focus feature adjusting the field depth before and after taking a shot.
Samsung’s intelligent Scene Optimizer, which has been installed in the device, analyses a scene across 20 modes to adjust the color, contrast, and brightness of an image to instantly optimize its quality. On its anterior, the A70 flaunts a 32MP front camera equipped with features like AR-Emoji and Selfie-Focus.
Like most other Galaxy devices, the Galaxy A70 is also equipped with Samsung Pay to allow consumers to carry their wallets on their phones. The app, secured with military-grade security, Knox, provides consumers with a safe payment getaway every time.
Regarding this, Rajivjit Singh has commented, “At Samsung, it’s our endeavor to deliver new experiences to our consumers. We are witnessing a change from an era of static to an era of live and Galaxy A70 is built for this era of live which allows them to capture experiences, connect and share it with the world in real time. With its best in class display, revolutionary Samsung Pay, path-breaking triple rear camera and top-notch processor, the newly launched Galaxy A70 is all about the experience. I am sure our consumers will be delighted with this ultimate powerhouse.”
Under the hood, the A70 is being powered by Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor, which has been coupled with a 6GB RAM, Samsung One UI interface, and Android Pie, making it an optimum device for a power packed performance. And to ensure that the power lasts long, the device has been equipped with a 4500mAh battery that can last up to two days and recharges by means of 25W Super-Fast Charging technology and USB Type- C port.
Priced at INR 28,990 the Galaxy A70 shall be available for pre-book between April 20 and April 30, and consumers pre-booking the smartphone will be able to avail Samsung U Flex, a premium Bluetooth device worth INR 3,799 at INR 999 only. And starting on 1st May, the device shall be made available in shades of White, Blue and Black across all retail stores, and online on Samsung eShop, and Samsung Opera House, and Flipkart.