The Samsung Galaxy A80 became a part of the tech world in May 2019 and was manufactured as a high-end device. It is available at high prices in Pakistan and was launched in Angel Gold, Ghost White, Phantom and Black colours.
Pros & Cons
Huge and vibrant display
Astounding 48MP camera
Metal framework with 3D glass
Smooth and seamless performance
No memory card slot
Lacks and IP certification
Small battery for its huge display
Display & Design
With its front and back glass as well as an aluminium frame, the Galaxy A80 is as premium to hold as the insanely expensive smartphones in the market. Galaxy A80 boasts a 6.7 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen. The Settings menu holds a range of options that let you adapt the screen quality to your liking such as turning up the dark mode, adding a blue light filter or altering the RGB colours of the screen.
Performance, Platform & RAM
It runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) and uses the Octa-core Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730 (8 nm) chipset, with 2 cores clocked at 2.2GHz and 6 cores clocked at 1.7GHz. The phone has 8GB RAM. This all combined gives great seamless and smooth performance even while playing highly intensive games like PUBG without any heating or lagging issues.
The phone houses a Triple camera setup on the rear, the first 48 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), second 8 MP, f/2.2 (ultrawide) and the third TOF 3D camera with f/1.2 aperture. The rear setup also houses an LED flash and allows for Panorama, Autofocus and HDR shooting. With the Samsung Galaxy A80, you can shoot High-quality 4K videos at 30 frames per second. The selfie camera is a motorized pop-up rotating main camera module with an LED flash and HDR shooting capabilities. The front camera is good enough for filming 4K videos at 30 frames per second and 1080p videos at 30/60fps (gyro-EIS).
Storage & Battery
The internal storage capacity is 128GB that is non-expandable. The device accepts Nano-sim while offering Dual Standby and Dual SIM options. The phone holds a Non-removable Li-Po 3700 mAh battery, has an endurance rating of 9h and is capable of Fast Charging.
Connectivity & Sensors
Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy A80 are Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, FM radio and USB 2.0. Sensors include Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass and ANT+ sensors.