The Samsung Galaxy A31 is now official as the company’s latest budgeted phone, and as part of its Galaxy A-series. It sports a 48MP QUAD-camera, 5000mAh battery and powered by MediaTek Helio P65 chipset.
During its introduction, Samsung Galaxy A31 pricing and availability isn’t yet official. But the company confirmed that they will announce the pricing later on.
Before the Galaxy A31, Samsung recently announced the Galaxy A41 and Galaxy M21. Although the Galaxy M31 is much more similar to the A31, the major differences include the cameras, battery and memory configuration.
Samsung Galaxy A31 Specs
*. Display: 6.4-inch (2400 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ Infinity-U Super AMOLED display
*. Back cameras: 48-megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, 8-megapixels 123° ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, 5-megapixels depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture and 5-megapixels macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture
*. Front cameras: 20-megapixel front camera with f/2.2 aperture
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES (in-display)
*. Colors: Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush Blue, Prism Crush Red and Prism Crush White colors
*. Processor: Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P65 12nm processor
*. GPU: ARM Mali-G52
*. RAM: 4GB / 6GB LPDDR4x RAM
*. Storage: 64GB / 128GB internal storage, expandable up to 512GB via micro SD card
*. OS: Android 10 with One UI 2.0
*. SIM: Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
*. Network and connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, Dolby Atmos
*. Battery: 5000mAh battery capacity with 15W fast charging
The Galaxy A31 features a glasstic body with a dual-tone finish, a 6.4-inch 1080 pixels Full HD+ Infinity-U Super AMOLED display and available in Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush Blue, Prism Crush Red, and Prism Crush White colors.
On the back panel holds a QUAD camera setup, which includes the main 48-megapixel camera, 8-megapixel 123° ultra-wide-angle camera, 5-megapixel depth sensor, and a 5-megapixel macro camera.
The Infinity U-shaped notch on its top edge houses the 20-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture. It comes with dedicated dual SIM and microSD slots, Dual 4G VoLTE, FM Radio, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, and GPS.
Fortunately, it retains the 3.5mm audio jack, and support Dolby Atmos. Instead of a rear fingerprint sensor, the Galaxy A31 packs an in-display fingerprint sensor scanner.
The new phone is powered by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio P65 (MT6768) with two Cortex-A75 CPU cores 12nm processor, along with ARM Mali-G52 GPU.
You can find the phone in 4GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB internal storage and 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB internal storage. Thankfully, you can expand the memory up to 512GB via a micro SD card.
It runs on Android 10 with One UI 2.0 out of the box. Under the hood, the phone is fueled by a 5000mAh battery with 15W fast charging via USB Type-C. The price and availability isn’t yet announced by the company.