Samsung Electronics has of the new Galaxy A80 available for purchase online and in-stores in select markets starting from July.
Targetted towards live streamers, the Galaxy A80 has a bit of a feat of engineering by being the first phone with the first rotating triple camera. It also comes with a new Infinity Display.
“Galaxy A80 is created for the Era of Live – a world where digital natives are capturing, sharing and connecting in the moment,” said DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung Electronics. “The latest innovations in the camera, design and performance of Galaxy A80 bring a new mobile experience that fits the needs of today’s generation: always on and always ready.”
A new flip camera
In a first for Galaxy devices, Galaxy A80 is equipped with Samsung’s revolutionary rotating triple camera which provides the same lens, front and rear. The rotating triple camera also lets you record footages continuously, no matter if shot on front or back camera. The 48MP main camera has an ultra wide lens with a 123 degree viewing angle.
Galaxy A80’s 3D Depth Camera allows you to capture your subjects with more depth, letting you create movie-like clips of your favorite moments with features such as Live Focus Video mode. Additionally, Super Steady Video mode reduces bumps or shakes for pro-level action videos.
A New Infinity Display
Galaxy A80 features Samsung’s first New Infinity Display, an edge-to-edge, 6.7-inch FHD+ Super AMOLED screen. With a 20:9 display ratio, the New Infinity Display should make your multimedia viewing experience even better and it also comes with Dolby Atmos when using earphones or Bluetooth speakers.
As part of the Galaxy experience, Galaxy A80 also features Samsung Knox, Samsung’s defense-grade security platform protection for chipset to software. In addition, Samsung Pass will allow you to securely and conveniently access apps and websites through the fingerprint sensor. With Galaxy A80’s Intelligent Performance Enhancer, its AI-powered performance optimization software maximizes the device’s CPU, RAM and battery capacity. Galaxy A80 comes in three colors: Angel Gold, Ghost White and Phantom Black. The Angel Gold and Ghost White options come with hints of pink and blue respectively.
Samsung Galaxy A80 Product Specifications
Display: 6.7-inch FHD+ (1080×2400) Super AMOLED, New Infinity Display
Rotating Camera: (Front/Rear) Main: 48MP, F2.0 Ultra Wide: 8MP, F2.2 (123°) 3D Depth sensor
Body 165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3 mm
AP: Octa Core (2.2GHz Dual + 1.8GHz Hexa)
Memory: 8 GB RAM, 128 GB Internal Storage
Battery: 3,700mAh (25W Super Fast Charging)
OS: Android 9.0 (Pie)
Biometric Authentications: On-Screen Fingerprint
Colors: Phantom Black, Angel Gold, Ghost White
Samsung launches the Galaxy A80
Published: 7 July 2019 - 7:40 a.m.