Samsung Galaxy A70s officially released: a direct competitor to Redmi Note 8 Pro

ByGoraud Mazanec 2019-09-30 660

The company Samsung officially introduced the mid-price smartphone Galaxy A70s. This is the successor of the Galaxy A70, and a direct competitor to the Redmi Note 8 Pro. Both the phones come with 64MP main camera sensor and other similar specs. Will the new Samsung Galaxy A70s be better than Redmi Note 8 Pro? Let’s show you more details.

Samsung Galaxy A70s design

Samsung Galaxy A70s specs and features

Samsung Galaxy A70s front equipped with 6.7-inch AMOLED screen, resolution 2400-1080, using Infinity-U comprehensive screen design, left and right frame is very narrow, the chin is relatively wide, support screen fingerprint, the overall visual effect is still good. The back of the mobile phone uses a 3D edge gradual design, with a rear three-shot lens module. There are three colors in black, white and red.

In terms of configuration, the Samsung Galaxy A70s features a Snapdragon 675 processor, up to 8 to 128 gigabytes of storage, a battery capacity of 4500mAh and a 25W fast charge.

In terms of camera, Samsung used its GW1 64 million-pixel sensor on the A70s for the first time, a 8 million-pixel wide-angle camera, a 5 million-pixel depth camera, and a 32 million-pixel camera on the front of the phone.

Samsung Galaxy A70s

Samsung Galaxy A70s price

In terms of price, the Samsung Galaxy A70s 6+128GB sells for 28999 rupees (about $410) and 8+128GB costs 30999 rupees (about $439). The new Samsung Galaxy A70s has been officially launched in India and is expected to hit the global market soon.

Samsung Galaxy A70s vs Redmi Note 8 Pro: specs comparison

Smartphone name

Samsung Galaxy A70s

Redmi Note 8 Pro


6.7-inch Infinity-U FHD+ screen

6.53-inch water drop screen


Snapdragon 675

MTK Helio G90T

Rear camera

64MP + 8MP + 5MP

64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MP

Front camera




8+128GB, 6+128GB

6+64Gb, 6+128GB, 8+ 128GB

Battery capacity

4500mAh battery


Fast charging

25W fast charging

18W fast charging

Operating system

Samsung One UI based on Android Pie

MIUI 10 based on Android Pie

Fingerprint sensor

On-screen fingerprint sensor

Rear fingerprint sensor


6+128G: $410

8+128GB: $439

6+128GB: $357 on Gearbest

8+128GB: $391 on Gearbest

According to the specs above, the Redmi Note 8 Pro offers better chip, more rear cameras and cheaper price. While the Samsung Galaxy A70s offers larger screen, better front camera, hier speed fast charging and on-screen fingerprint sensor. So, you can choose according to your needs. Personally speaking, the Redmi Note 8 Pro offers better value for money than Samsung Galaxy A70s.

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