The Samsung Galaxy A40 is a mid-range smartphone running Android 9 Pie-based Samsung One UI software. It features a 5.9-inch Super AMOLED Infinity U display with Full HD+ resolution. There’s a 16MP+5MP dual-camera at the rear and a 25MP selfie camera at the front. The phone uses Samsung’s own Exynos 7885 chipset with an octa-core CPU and ARM’s Mali-G71 MP2 GPU. There’s 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage, with further expansion (up to 512GB) be possible through a microSD card. It has a capacitive fingerprint reader at the rear. It is a dual-SIM phone, with 4G LTE and VoLTE compatibility. The phone also supports GPS, FM Radio, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The Galaxy A40 is powered by a 3100mAh battery and it can be fast-charged with 15W power.
Samsung Galaxy A40 Expected Price in India
The Samsung Galaxy A40 will cost EUR 249 (INR 20,100, approx.) in most European countries. In India, the phone is likely to be priced around the INR 18,000 price point. This assumption is based on how the Galaxy A30 and Galaxy A50 are priced in the country.
Samsung Galaxy A40 Release Date
|Launch Date||30th January 2020|
|Updated On||17th January 2020|
|Disclaimer: The price and Release Date shown may be different from Actual, we can not guarantee that the information above is 100% correct.|
Samsung Galaxy A40 Key Specifications
- 4000 mAh capacity
- Dual, Nano-SIM sim configuration
- 6.4 inches screen size
- operating system
- 64 GB internal
- 4 GB ram
- Dual (16 MP + 5 MP);16 MP camera
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5.9-inch Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display & Modern Looks
The Samsung Galaxy A40 sits between the Galaxy A30 and the Galaxy A50, but it appears to have a smaller screen than both the other phones. It has a 5.9-inch Super AMOLED Infinity-U display with Full HD+ resolution (2340×1080 pixels), 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a U-shaped notch for the selfie camera. In terms of looks, the Galaxy A40 uses a “glasstic” (essentially, plastic) body. It is available in four colors: Black, Blue, Coral, and White. The Black colored variant has shimmers of rainbow colors when light strikes against the Galaxy A40’s back.
16MP+5MP Dual-Camera, 25MP Selfie Camera
In terms of imaging, the Galaxy A40 uses three cameras, two on the rear and one at the front. There is a 16MP+5MP dual-camera setup at the rear, with the 16MP sensor featuring phase-detection autofocus, f/2.0 aperture, and 4K video recording at 30fps. The 5MP sensor merely acts as a depth sensor. The rear-facing camera can capture background blur effect using the Live Focus mode. The front-facing 25MP selfie camera has a fixed-focus lens and can record Full HD 1080p videos at 30fps.
Runs Android 9 Pie, Uses Exynos 7885 Processor
Samsung’s One UI software, which is based on Android 9 Pie operating system, runs on the Samsung Galaxy A40. The phone’s software is optimized for large-screen phones so that it is easier to reach content without adjusting the grip of your palm. There’s Night Mode, too, which darkens the UI of almost all stock apps that come pre-loaded with the phone out of the box. The Galaxy A40 uses Samsung’s Exynos 7885 chipset, which has an octa-core CPU (2x ARM Cortex-A73 CPU cores + 6x ARM Cortex-A53 CPU cores) and ARM’s Mali-G71 MP2 GPU. There’s 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. There’s a microSD card slot for storage expansion.
3100mAh Battery Can Be Fast Charged
The Samsung Galaxy A40 is powered by a 3100mAh battery, which can be charged faster with a supplied 15W Adaptive Fast Charge compatible charger. In terms of connectivity, the Galaxy A40 features a dual-SIM card slot, and the phone is compatible with 4G LTE and VoLTE features. Other connectivity features include GPS, A-GPS, FM Radio, dual-band Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth 4.2 (with LE), NFC, USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.