Samsung Galaxy A40 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy A40 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy A40 Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2019, March
  • Dimensions: 144.4 x 69.2 x 7.9 mm
  • Weight: 140 g
  • Screen: 5.9", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Dual, 16 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 25 MP
  • Memory: 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 3100 mAh
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy A40
Release date 2019, March
Dimensions (HxWxD) 144.4 Х 69.2 Х 7.9 mm
Weight 140 g
Body build Front glass, plastic body
Colors Black, White, Blue, Coral
Battery 3100 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Battery life
Talking time- Up to 9 (3G)
Music play - Up to 62 h
Approximate price220 EUR
Screen
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 5.9" inc
Screen area 85.5 cm2
Screen format 19.5:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio85.5%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2340 px
PPI /points per inch/ 437 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 16 MP, Dual
Camera specs
-16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), PDAF
-5 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide)
Functions LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Front camera, selfie 25 MP, Single
Specifications 25 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide)
Video 1080p@30fps
Performance
Operating system OS Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset - Exynos 7904 Octa (14 nm)
Processor CPU
- Octa-core (2x1.77 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.59 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-G71 MP2
External memory microSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)
Internal memory 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu 8 score127724
Antutu 7 score109789
GeekBench 5 Single Core263
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core960
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation

SAR EU - 0.49 W/kg (head) 1.34 W/kg (body)
Music and Audio
Radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- ANT+
- Fast battery charging 15W
- Versions: SM-A405F/DS, SM-A405FN/DS (Global), SM-A405FM/DS

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy A40 was around 220 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2019, March.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy A40 is 140 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy A40 is 5.9" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy A40 is 144.4 x 69.2 x 7.9 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
No, it is not waterproof.
Yes, it supports fast charging.
No, it does not support wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Dual main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.
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