Samsung Galaxy A71: all-rounder mid-range smartphone with quad rear camera setup

Samsung has launched many new smartphones which are both attractive and dependable mid-range options. In that series, the company has come up with another new Samsung smartphone ‘Samsung Galaxy A71’. This is a well-rounded mid-range smartphone that has many features in it. The best part of this phone is a single punch-hole display and the smaller bezel.

This smartphone has a price range of Rs. 35,599 for 8GB/128GB. It was launched on the 24th of February, 2020. It comes with three different colors such as Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush Silver, and Prism Crush Blue colors. This phone runs on runs on the Android v10 (Q) operating system.

Last year Samsung has launched Samsung Galaxy A50 and Samsung Galaxy A70. Compared with those phones, this phone is bigger and include a Super AMOLED Plus display, Snapdragon 730 SoC, 64MP quad cameras and Android 10 out of the box.

Display:

Samsung Galaxy A71 comes up with a 6.70-inch touchscreen display and has a screen resolution of 1080×2400 pixels and an aspect ratio of 20:9. This phone has Super AMOLED Plus display Plus color technology and it remains stunning as ever. The screen of this phone is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass v3 which avoids the phone getting scratched. This phone has a Bezel-less display with a punch-hole display. It has a Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch on it.

Screen Size6.7 inches (17.02 cm)
Screen Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels
Aspect Ratio20:9
Bezel-less displayBezel-less display with punch-hole display
Pixel Density393 ppi
Display TypeSuper AMOLED Plus
Screen ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass v3
Touch ScreenCapacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Design:

Samsung Galaxy A71 measures at the height of 163.6 mm, weight of 179 grams, width of 76 mm, and a thickness of 7.7 mm. The back of this phone is made up of plastic material. This phone is not waterproof.

Height163.6 mm  
Width76 mm
Thickness7.7 mm
Weight179 grams
Build MaterialBack: Plastic
ColorsPrism Crush Black, Prism Crush Blue, Prism Crush Silver

Performance:

Samsung Galaxy A71 delivers smooth and efficient performance. This runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 chipset. It is powered by a powered by Octa-core (2.2 GHz, Dual-core, Kryo 470 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 470) processor. This processor offers good performance and is similar to the Snapdragon 730G chipset. It is built up with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage space. There is an option to expand storage by up to 512 GB. The user available storage is up to 105GB. It has Adreno 618 graphics.

Using this storage memory, you can do multiple tasking and play games for a long time.

ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 730
ProcessorOcta core (2.2 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 470 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Kryo 470)
Architecture64 bit
GraphicsAdreno 618
RAM8 GB
Internal Memory128 GB
Expandable MemoryExpandable Memory up to 512 GB
User Available StorageAvailable up to 105 GB
USB OTG SupportAvailable

Camera:

Looking into the camera, Samsung Galaxy A71 has a quad-camera setup. On the rear packs a 64-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 12-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture; a third 5-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a fourth 5-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera setup has autofocus. This phone is good at close-up, an ultra-wide shot, a nighttime photo, or some artistic Bokeh blur and delivers pro-level quality images. There is no optical image stabilization on the rear part. The image resolution is 9000 x 7000 Pixels. It supports Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR).

It sports a 32-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.2 aperture. It captures stunning ‘Slow-motion’ selfies using this front camera. It produces clear and high-resolution slow-motion videos.

The phone includes features such as features like 8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus.

Rear Camera:

Camera SetupQuad
Resolution64 MP f/1.8 (upto 8x Digital Zoom) Primary Camera
12 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
5 MP f/2.4 Camera
5 MP f/2.2, Depth Camera
SensorISOCELL Plus
AutofocusAvailable
Physical ApertureF1.8
Optical Image StabilisationNo
FlashLED Flash
Image Resolution9000 x 7000 Pixels
SettingsExposure compensation, ISO control
Shooting ModesContinuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Camera Features8 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus
Video Recording3840×2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera:

Camera SetupSingle
Resolution32 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera
AutofocusNo
Physical ApertureF2.0
FlashNo
Video Recording1920×1080 @ 30 fps

Battery:

Samsung Galaxy A71 offers excellent battery life. This phone packs in a Li-ion 4500mAh where it lasts for a whole day. This battery capacity is similar to Galaxy A70s and Galaxy A70 before. You get USB Type-C charging with support for 25W fast charge. There is no user-replaceable. With heavy usage such as playing graphic-intensive games and streaming videos, this phone will last for a whole day.

Battery Capacity4500 mAh
TypeLi-ion
User-ReplaceableNo
Quick ChargingFast, 25W
USB Type-Cavailable

Network and connectivity:

Samsung Galaxy A71 has has two trays. Both accept nano sim cards (GSM and GSM). It supports 4G, 3G, 2G.

Connectivity options on the Samsung Galaxy A71 include Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, USB Type-C, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). GPRS and EDGE are available in both the sims and NFC is available on this phone.

SIM SizeSIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano
Network Support4G, 3G, 2G
VoLTEAvailable
SIM 14G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS: Available
EDGE: Available
SIM 24G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS: Available
EDGE: Available
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11, ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz
Wi-Fi Features
Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot
Bluetoothv5.0
GPSwith A-GPS, Glonass
USB ConnectivityMass storage device, USB charging
NFCavailable

Multimedia:

FM RadioAvailable
SoundLoudspeaker, 3.5 mm Dolby Atmos audio

Sensors:

Samsung Galaxy A71 has fingerprint optical sensors and it is available on-screen of the phone. There are other sensors available such as accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, in-display fingerprint sensor, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor.

Fingerprint SensorAvailable
Fingerprint Sensor PositionOn-screen
Fingerprint Sensor TypeOptical
Other SensorsLight sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Samsung Galaxy A71 FAQs:

1. What is the price of Samsung Galaxy A71 in India?

Samsung Galaxy A71 in India price is Rs. 35,599 for 8GB/128GB.

2. When was Samsung Galaxy A71 launched in India?

Samsung Galaxy A71 was officially launched in India on the 24th of February, 2020.

3. What is the camera quality of Samsung Galaxy A71?

Samsung Galaxy A71 on the rear has a 64-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 12-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture; a third 5-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 aperture and a fourth 5-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture. On the front, it features a 32-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.2 aperture.

4. Is Samsung Galaxy A71 waterproof?

No, Samsung Galaxy A71 is not waterproof.

5. What is the screen resolution of Samsung Galaxy A71?

The screen resolution of Samsung Galaxy A71 is 1080 x 2400 pixels.

6. What is the battery capacity of Samsung Galaxy A71?

Samsung Galaxy A71 has a 4,500mAh battery with support for 25W fast charging.