Samsung Galaxy A80 with a rotating camera, Snapdragon 730G announced

Samsung Galaxy A80
Samsung Galaxy A80

Samsung has announced its new top-end smartphone in the ‘A Series’ of smartphones at an event in Thailand. This new smartphone is Samsung Galaxy A80. The phone comes with a unique kind of rotating camera unit that makes the phone special.

The phone has 3D Glass body with a metal frame. It comes in Angel Gold, Ghost White and Phantom Black colors.

Samsung Galaxy A80 features a 6.7-inch Full HD+ 20:9 New Infinity Super AMOLED display. The phone runs on Samsung One UI based on Android 9 Pie.

The phone is powered by recently announced octa-core Snapdragon 730G Soc with Adreno 618 GPU. It comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage.

The phone has a triple camera setup that acts as both rear and front camera. This setup includes 48 megapixels primary camera with f/2.0 aperture, 8 megapixels 123° ultra-wide angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, and 3D Depth camera for Live Focus by scanning objects for measurement and depth. When you select the selfie mode in the camera app, the three cameras automatically pop from the back and rotate to become the front camera.

Samsung Galaxy A80 also has In-display Fingerprint sensor. It features Dolby Atmos for good audio experience.

The phone offers Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, and USB Type-C connectivity. It packs 3700 mAh battery with support to 25W super fast charging.

It is priced at 649 Euros and will be available in Europe from mid-May.