Samsung Galaxy A71 is the latest offering from Samsung Galaxy A-series which looks like and has almost the same features with its sibling; Samsung Galaxy A51 but with a little bit more here and there.
For a start, it has a bigger 6.7-inch Super AMOLED display with a punch-hole, a Snapdragon 730 SoC, 6GB or 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
It also has a quad-camera setup at the rear, a slightly bigger 4,500mAh battery on the inside which also comes with slightly faster fast charging. Let’s see what Samsung Galaxy A71 has in store.
Samsung Galaxy A71 Key Specs
- 6.7-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2400 pixels
- Android 10, 6GB/8GB Of RAM
- Snapdragon 730, Octa-core 2.2GHz
- 128GB built-in storage
- 64MP + 12MP + 5MP +5MP camera and 32MP selfie camera
- 4,500mAh non-removable battery
Samsung Galaxy A71 Design And Display
Samsung Galaxy A71 flaunts a really big and beautiful 6.7-inch Super AMOLED display with a punch-hole cutout at the top of the device housing the front-facing camera. The display itself has an FHD+ resolution and a 393 pixel per inch density. Underneath that display hides the fingerprint sensor; which is an optical sensor for biometric unlock.
At the top lies the slim forehead with a slightly thicker chin down below. Turning the device over the back reveals the quad-camera setup along with an LED flash all wrapped in a neat little standing rectangular bump. Below that towards the bottom lies the Samsung name.
The body of the device including the frame is made of plastic, perhaps to make it affordable. Meanwhile, the display is protected with a slab of glass – a Corning gorilla glass 3 to be exact.
The whole device including the battery weighs 179grams and measures 7.7mm in thickness. You can get this device in the following colours; Prism, Crush Black, Silver, Blue and Pink. It also comes in both a single SIM and dual SIM variant, both of which come with a dedicated microSD card slot for additional storage.
Samsung Galaxy A71 Camera Review
Similar to the Samsung Galaxy A51, We have a total of fives camera on this Samsung Galaxy A71; one of which is at the front for selfies while the remaining four are located at the back. Starting off with the one at the front is the same 32MP sensor on the A51 with an f/2.2 aperture and HDR, capable of shooting 1080p videos at 30fps.
However, At the rear, the combination is taken up a notch. The rear camera on the Samsung Galaxy A71 consists of a 64MP main camera with an f/1.8 aperture and PDAF, a 12MP ultrawide camera with an f/2.2 aperture, a 5MP telephoto lens with an f/2.4 aperture (which can also be used as a dedicated macro camera) and lastly, a 5MP depth sensor with an f/2.2 aperture for Portrait shots.
The quad rear camera setup is equipped with an LED, Panorama and HDR. It is also capable of shooting 2160p videos at 30fps and 1080p videos at 30/60/120/240fps with gyro-EIS.
Hardware and Software
Running the show inside the Samsung Galaxy A71 is the Snapdragon 730 SoC which has an octa-core processor clocked at 2.2GHz alongside an Adreno 618 GPU for games and graphics. This is hooked up to either 6GB or 8GB of RAM depending on the variant you opt for.
Regardless of the one you opt for, Both of them comes with 128GB of in-built storage as well as a dedicated microSD card which can accommodate up to 1TB of additional storage. As expected, it runs Samsung’s own One UI 2.0 out of the box which is based on the latest Android 10.0 operating system.
Battery and Connectivity
Bringing the device to life is a 4,500mAh battery on the inside equipped with a 25W fast battery charging through its USB Type-C port. It also comes with NFC for payments in certain regions.
4G LTE connectivity which can be used on both SIM slots is present on this device. It also has Bluetooth, WiFi, WiFi hotspot, GPS, FM radio and a 3.5mm jack.
Samsung Galaxy A71 Price and Availability
Samsung Galaxy A71 is also available on various online and offline stores with a price tag of about $520.
Samsung Galaxy A71 Full Specifications
- Dimension: 163.6 x 76 x 7.7 mm
- Material: Plastic back and frame, Glass front (Corning gorilla 3)
- Weight: 179grams
- SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: Super AMOLED Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.7-inch
- Screen Resolution: 19:9, 1080x 2400 pixels, 393ppi
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 10, One UI 2
- Chipset: Snapdragon 730, Octa-core 2.2GHz
- RAM: 6GB/8GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 128GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 1TB (Dedicated Slot)
- Rear: 64MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MP – LED flash
- Front: 32MP – LED flash
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G: 2100 MHz
- 4G: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes,
- USB: Yes, Type-C
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (under-display)
- NFC: Yes
- GPS: Yes
- Sensors: Gravity, accelerometer, gyro, proximity and light Sensor
- Capacity: 4,500mAh Non-removable
- Type: Li-Po
- Fast Charging: Yes, 25W
- OTG Support: Yes