Samsung has introduced a new mid-range smartphone for the Indian market. The new Galaxy A71 comes as an update to the Galaxy A70 offering a premium design including an Infinity-O AMOLED display and a glossy finish at the back. The smartphone comes with a quad-camera setup at the back and features a large 4,500mAh battery.
The smartphone was launched in Vietnam back in December in 6GB RAM and 8GB RAM variants. However, it will only be offered in 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant priced at Rs 29,999. It will be available in Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush Silver, and Prism Crush Blue colour variants. The smartphone will be available from February 24 via Samsung Opera House, Samsung.com, and various e-commerce portals.
The smartphone features a 6.7-inch full-HD+ (2400x1080 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity-O Display with a 20:9 aspect ratio. The handset is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 processor, paired with 8GB of RAM. At the back, there is a quad-camera setup that makes use of a 64-megapixel sensor with an f/1.8 aperture lens, a 12-megapixel secondary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture ultra-wide-angle lens, a 5-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.2 aperture lens and a 5-megapixel sensor with an f/2.4 aperture macro lens. At the front, there is a 32-megapixel selfie camera with an f/2.2 aperture lens.
There is 128GB of onboard storage with the option to add a microSD card of up to 512GB. Rest of the features include an in-display fingerprint sensor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, 4G LTE and a USB Type-C port. There is a large 4,500mAh battery with support for 25W fast charging.