Explore the world with Samsung Galaxy A70’s big screen and high-quality performance! It is an affordable mid-ranger with a lot of trendy features and exciting qualities.
Design & Display
The design of the Galaxy A70 is simple yet classy. The body has a Gorilla Glass3 front accompanied by a polycarbonate back and frame with 3d design. The screen is a 6.7, FHD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display. It has a 1080 x 2400 px resolution with an aspect ratio of 20:9. The high-quality display brings a cinematic view experience and enables you to immerse yourself in the screen while playing games or watching videos.
The colors that this phone comes in are black, white, blue and coral.
Operating System & UI
The operating system on A70 is One UI 2.0 on Android 9, which is upgradable to Android 10 and comes with tons of features and customizations.
Secure Folder enhances your security by creating an encrypted space to store your content under an additional layer of protection.
One-handed use is a big deal in this device. All system menus have been moved to the bottom half of the screen for better access.
The Always-On Display feature gives you plenty of options like different clock styles, font colors, notification settings, and a lot more.
It features an array of apps such as the new Gallery app, Play Music, dedicated My Files file manager app, System Night Mode, Navigation Gestures, Digital well-being and Widevine L1.
As for Biometric security, you can use the Optical On-Screen Fingerprint scanner.
Internal design, UI and Performance
The Chipset used in this device is an Octa-core Qualcomm SDM675 Snapdragon 675 (11 nm) paired with an Adreno 612 GPU, which runs perfectly smooth and lag-free. It's great for gaming, daily operations and browsing the internet. A great point is that it remains cool while executing heavy tasks.
As for the memory, the Galaxy A70 offers 6/8GB RAM with 128GB storage.
The camera setup is fantastic, offering an impressive triple Camera. The main 32MP camera delivers high-quality images with good dynamic range. Then we have the 8MP ultra-wide camera that offers a 123° field of view and delivers epic landscape shots.
Finally, there is the 5MP Depth Camera that offers beautiful, noise-free images and a great bokeh effect.
The selfie camera has an impressive 32MP lens that delivers stunning, high-resolution photos with great colors and brightness.
As for recording videos, With A70, you can shoot UHD 4K smooth videos at 30fps.
The Super Steady Stabilization Mode offers highly stabilized and high-quality videos even when you or the subject is moving, which is available at Full HD resolution.
There is also the portrait mode or Live Focus that features a lot of effects and can be used for both pictures and videos.
Flaw Detection beautifies your images by catching Eye blinks, Facial blurs, and backlighting to help you get the best possible shot.
Some other features of the camera setup are AI Scene Optimizer (with 20 modes), Mask Mode, AR stickers, stamps and frames for photos, Digital Zoom up to 8x, Autofocus and Pro Mode.
The battery capacity in the A70 is extraordinary. It offers 128 hours of audio playback with its powerful Li-Po 4500 mAh battery. As for charging options, it supports Super-Fast Charging up to 25W to help you spend less time charging and more time exploring the world with your phone!
The Galaxy A70’s loudspeaker offers low-frequency response and high audio quality.
It is noteworthy to mention that A70 supports a dual-SIM slot along with a microSD slot. A70 has features like Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, accelerometer, ANT+, NFC, and compass.
The Galaxy A70 is a solid mid-ranger and a reliable daily driver with a great camera setup, fast performance, and an excellent battery. Its vast and bright display makes this smartphone a joy for gamers and binge-watchers, making it worth every penny.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Announced||2019, March 26|
|Weight||183 g (6.46 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, plastic frame|
|Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.7 inches, 108.4 cm2 (~86.0% screen-to-body ratio)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Kryo 460 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 460 Silver)|
|Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|NFC||Yes (market/region dependent)|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Bixby natural language commands and dictation|
|Charging||Fast charging 25W|
|Colors||Coral, Blue, Black, White|
|Models||SM-A705F, SM-A705FN, SM-A705GM, SM-A705MN, SM-A7050, SM-A705W, SM-A705YN, SM-A705X|
|SAR||0.33 W/kg (head) 0.70 W/kg (body)|
|Performance||AnTuTu: 167750 (v7) GeekBench: 6584 (v4.4) GFXBench: 7fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 68dB / Noise 69dB / Ring 81dB|
|Audio quality||Noise -93.5dB / Crosstalk -92.4dB|
|Battery life||Endurance rating 103h|