The Samsung Galaxy A70 is in my opinion a flagship but with a mid-range price. The picture quality is unbelievably awesome while watching movies.It has a bright display that you can see without any problems while outside on a bright sunny day! The fingerprint scanner is not all that fast but the facial recognition is pretty fast. It's has a really great camera that you'd expect in the higher end phones. I've put the phone through some really demanding games and it handles that without any lag it's fast and very responsive.The battery is big and long lasting. I could probably watch 10 movies back to back and still have some battery left. When it comes to charging it's fast real fast. The only thing I didn't like about the phone is the built-in apps that I don't use and can't uninstall. If it weren't because of that I'd definitely have given the phone 5 stars. I would highly recommend this phone to anyone that's looking for a great phone but can't afford those sky high prices.
This phone has proven to me that cheap phones are nearly as good as the flagships. The only feature I miss is waterproofing. But seriously this phone has everything. The underscreen fingerprint reader can be finicky at times, but still works most of the time. Never going back to flagships, especially since they eclipsed $1000. And yes, it works perfectly in the US. I was worried it wouldn't, since it says international, but it works great, I'm on T-mobile also, so mileage may vary for Verizon or sprint users. Also, 128gb internal on a phone that's $300??? I'm just so impressed.Pros:-Strong enough to play any game I've thrown at it, (*cough* dolphin works fairly well too, astonishingly, all emulation below that power wise works flawlessly)-Amoled screen, in a freaking budget phone-128gb internal with expandable storage!-Works in the US on GSM-Wide angle lens, that's fairly good.-Pretty good speakers-Underscreen Fingerprint reader-Near bezelless display, (the tear drop camera doesn't bother me, and I forget it's there.)-INCREDIBLE BATTERY LIFE. I seriously cant kill this thing in a day of heavy use. Playing games all day while recovering after getting my wisdom teeth removed was the lowest it's gotten, to around 8%. But then...-Suuuuper fast charging! I plug it in, and within half an hour I could use it for another day.-Platic back that doesnt look plastic, so if something does come up with the battery like my old flagship, I can just easily remove the back and replace it, it doesnt pop off, you still need the heat and stuff, but it wont shatter like glass when you try to remove it.-Headphone JackCons:-Camera is so-so. It's great in outdoors pictures. But definitely shows its midrange price if you dont have the flash on. You also can't take the highest resolution settings and have the flash on, it at most can be auto.-Fingerprint reader doesnt always work. I'd say 1/10th of the time it doesnt read on the first try. And 1/30th of the time I just have to type in my passcode. I do have a glass screen protector on (registered thumb after putting it on though), so maybe that's the problem.If you're reading reviews and considering a phone, this is the one to get. Price is fantastic. Battery is astounding. Screen is vivid and bright. Can play fairly intensive games at max settings. AND IS $300 DOLLARS. This is the phone to buy!
Well this phone works perfectly well at 4G LTE speeds on FreedomPop which uses AT&T's towers. This version of the A70 has the most cell frequencies of any other version of the A70. I can't imagine this phone not working on ANY GSM carrier in the USA. The battery life is just amazing because it not using top tier CPU and GPU's of the Note 10 and S10 yet the performance is fine. I'm guessing this phone could easily Standby for at least 4 days on a single charge as Samsung states based on what I've noticed. On screen Fingerprint reader works fine but you have to hold it on there a bit longer is all. Face detection unlock is quick as well. The 6.7" screen is just huge, bright and responsive. The single speaker is definitely a budget speaker but it's loud enough though a bit tinny sounding. Phone has NFC but can't use Samsung Pay on it which makes no sense. There is no wireless charging. The good things of the A70 far outweighs the bad on this phone including the price. It's so good for the price and that's why it's conspicuously not listed on Samsung's USA website yet the lower A series models are.
This phone is the truth. There is a reason why Samsung will not officially release this phone in the United States. Nobody would pay for their flagships.Screen is great.....Dual sim.....plus Micros SD slot. Plus headphone jack.....25w USB type C fast charging - battery life is excellent.I am still learning the features such as Bixby and Samsung One UI....but so far so good.I am on AT&T in the DFW....excellent coverage...If you are like me and have financial goals.....dont want to pay $1,000 for a phone, this is your logical choice.Only 2 minor things.....fingerprint sensor is a little slow and no wireless charge. But I am very satisfied with my purchase at this price point.
Awesome phone for a Awesome Price! If you can afford the $350 you will be very pleased with this phone! The pictures are awesome and great video too. You won't be disappointed.
Samsung A70 A705MN 6.7" Dual SIM 128GB ROM 6GB RAM Factory Unlocked GSM (No CDMA), International Version (No Warranty in The USA) - (White)
A display that gives more room to play
The Galaxy A70’s maximized 6.7-inch screen brings you even closer to the things you love by bringing it all to life on the FHD+ sAMOLED Infinity-U Display. Whether streaming or watching your favorite shows, the expansive 20:9 aspect ratio is a viewing experience that takes you to new worlds.
Designed for you, designed for live
The Galaxy A70 has a minimal look thanks to its integrated sensors and the On-Screen Fingerprint. And with a 3D design and glasstic back, it’s easy to hold as you go to work or dinner. Choose from black, white, blue or coral to match with your personality.
Three ways to capture more, share more
The Galaxy A70’s Triple camera consists of an Ultra Wide Camera with a 123-degree field of vision like the human eye, as well as a 32MP (F1.7) camera for bright, clear photos all day. The third is a 5MP Depth Camera for adjusting the depth of the field.
The 123-degree Ultra Wide Camera lets you capture the world without any restrictions. Capture epic scenes at angles like the human eye. Naturally, go from wide to ultra-wide to get more opened and easy panorama shots that will make your images look ultra-epic.
More focus, less distraction
The 5MP Depth Camera lets you adjust the depth of the field before and after you nail the shot. The advanced 5MP Depth Camera knocks out unwanted background noise from your images to make them look more professional.
Pro photo assistant in your pocket
One shot is all you need. Whether taking a photo of food, your pet or the things you love, Scene Optimiser recognizes and enhances it using artificial intelligence. So you get optimum levels of brightness, saturation and more, capturing the moment as you remember it.
Flaw Detection to get the right shot
Flaw Detection catches blinks, blurs, and backlighting and lets you know to try again. So you can get the right shot at the right moment
A camera to keep you center stage
Selfies mean you are in the spotlight. And with a 32MP front camera, your photos come out bright and clear all day so you stay looking your best. Use Selfie focus to adjust background depth and blur the background.
Let your personality shine through
Now you have even more ways to express yourself. Make and personalize your AR emoji, then take a selfie in Mask Mode to bring your emoji into the real world. Or decorate your shots with AR stickers, stamps and frames for photos that speak louder than words.
Your fingerprint is the key
The revolutionary on-screen biometric authentication automatically recognizes and verifies your fingerprint to get personalized access. You’ll have peace of mind knowing that your data is fully secure and that you can have access to your phone when you need it. Simply tap and go.
Super Fast Charging so you are always on
The Galaxy A70 comes equipped with a 4,500mAh (typical)* battery that can handle more video, more of the time. The efficient 25W Super Fast Charging technology gets you fully powered and ready to go without being tied down. Now, you can charge less and do more.
Do more with Bixby
The faster way to get more accomplished. Bixby’s intuitive voice control interface lets you manage phone settings and complete tasks more efficiently without having to spend time navigating through your device. Simply speak and let Bixby do the rest.
- Bixby Home
Quickly access what you need with a simple touch or swipe. Bixby Home learns your habits and curates useful apps and content based on your usage patterns. From message notifications to news updates Bixby pulls relevant information from different apps, so you can accomplish more within a single screen.
- Bixby Vision
Widen your perspective and live life the smart way. Bixby Vision is built right into your camera app, allowing you to search for items, translate documents with ease and see how those sunglasses look before buying simply by taking a photo of them to make life more efficient for you.
*Bixby service availability requires Samsung Account login and data connection. Available functions and features may vary by country, region, and language.
**Some Bixby features may not be available depending on the country, region, devices, features or language.
***All specifications and descriptions provided herein may be different from the actual specifications and descriptions for the product. The contents within the screen and images are simulated for illustrative purposes only. All functionality, availability, features, specifications, GUIs and other product information provided herein are subject to change without notice or obligation.
Less clutter, better usability
One UI helps you focus on what really matters to you. Hardware and software work together with content and features at your fingertips so you can get to them faster. Use Night Mode for a comfortable experience in the dark, and with clear and intuitive visuals using your phone is like second nature.
Data protected from the inside out
- Hidden for your protection
Samsung’s Secure Folder is a powerful security solution that lets you create private and encrypted space to store content such as photos, documents and voice recording files under an additional layer of protection.
- Personalized protection
Now you can unlock your phone instantly by simply holding it to your face. Face Recognition technology grants mobile access for you alone to ensure your personal data does not fall into the wrong hands.
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Versions: SM-A705F/DS, SM-A705FN/DS (Global); SM-A705GM/DS, SM-A705MN/DS, SM-A7050 (China, Hong Kong)
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G bands||LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)|
|Status||Available. Released 2019, April|
|BODY||Dimensions||164.3 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm (6.47 x 3.02 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||183 g (6.46 oz)|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|DISPLAY||Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.7 inches, 108.4 cm2 (~86.0% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~393 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 9.0 (Pie); One UI|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM675 Snapdragon 675 (11 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (2x2.0 GHz Kryo 460 Gold & 6x1.7 GHz Kryo 460 Silver)|
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||128 GB, 6/8 GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Triple||32 MP, f/1.7, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide)
5 MP, f/2.2, depth sensor
|Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Single||32 MP, f/2.0, 0.8µm|
|Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic|
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|NFC||Yes (market dependent)|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery|
|Charging||Fast battery charging 25W|
|MISC||Colors||Coral, Blue, Black, White|
|Models||SM-A705F, SM-A705FN, SM-A705GM, SM-A705MN, SM-A7050|
|SAR EU||0.35 W/kg (head) 1.48 W/kg (body)|
|TESTS||Performance||Basemark OS II: 2814 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 2737
Basemark X: 19341
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 68dB / Noise 69dB / Ring 81dB|
|Audio quality||Noise -93.5dB / Crosstalk -92.4dB|
Endurance rating 103h
|1pcs||Samsung A70 A705MN|
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