Samsung Galaxy A40 unlocked version upgrade specs, PUBG, Fortnite and COD gameplay, Battery Life, and Camera Dxo

 Samsung Galaxy A40 unlocked version upgrade specs, PUBG, Fortnite and COD gameplay, Battery Life, and Camera Dxo

The Samsung Galaxy A40 smartphone runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system. The phone is powered by Exynos 7904 processor. It runs on the Exynos 7904 (14 nm) Chipset. It has 4 GB RAM and GB internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy A40 smartphone has a Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors display. It measures 144.4mm x 69.2mm x 7.9mm and weighs 140 grams. The screen has a resolution of 1080x2340 pixels and 437 ppi pixel density. It has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and screen-to-body ratio of 85.5 %.

The main camera is a 16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), PDAF 5 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide). It features LED flash, panorama, HDR and for video, it is capable of [email protected] For the front selfie camera, it offers a 25 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide). The device is backed by a 3100 mAh battery.

Samsung Galaxy A40 Price

The Samsung Galaxy A40 smartphone price is around $ 242. Samsung Galaxy A40 was launched on April 2019 (Official). As for the colour options, the Samsung Galaxy A40 smartphone comes in Black, White, Blue, Coral colours.

Device Name Samsung Galaxy A40
Release Date April 2019
Price $ 242.0
Weight 140 g
Internal Storage 64 GB
RAM Memory 4 GB
Screen Size 5.9"
Display Panel Type LED
Pixel Density 437 ppi
Main Camera 16 MP
Battery Performance 3100 mAh
CPU Exynos 7904
Processor Speed 1.8 GHz
Performance Index 1804 points
Game Performance 853 points
Selfie Camera 25 MP
Audio Jack 3.5mm Yes
Fingerprint Yes
Iris Scanner No
Face ID No
Waterproof No
Expandable Storage Yes
USB Version Version 3.1
Battery Performance 7h 44min
Average 1080p Game Performance 13.8 FPS
Average 1440p Game Performance 5.3 FPS

Samsung ’s Galaxy A series have always been defined by entry-level prices with performance that knocks on the door of mid-range mobile phones. After taking the time to fully test the mobile phone inside the Samsung Galaxy A40, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend.

Samsung Galaxy A40 Specifications

Samsung Galaxy A40 Battery Performance

ChargingFast battery charging 15W
Non-removable Li-Po 3100 mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy A40 Body

BuildFront glass, plastic body
Height (mm)144.4
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Thickness (mm)7.9
Width (mm)69.2

Samsung Galaxy A40 Communications and Connectivity

Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
RadioFM radio
USB Version3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
WirelessWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Samsung Galaxy A40 Display Panel Type

Aspect Ratio19.5:9
Vertical Pixels2340
Horizontal Pixels1080
Pixel Density437
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3
Screen to Body Ratio85.5
Screen Size5.9
Screen Panel TypeSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy A40 Features

SensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

Samsung Galaxy A40

Date Announced2019, March
AvailabilityAvailable. Released 2019, April

Samsung Galaxy A40 Main Camera

Camera16 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), PDAF 5 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide)
FeaturesLED flash, panorama, HDR
Video[email protected]

Samsung Galaxy A40 Memory

Memory Card SlotmicroSD, up to 1 TB (dedicated slot)
Internal Storage (GB)64
RAM Memory4

Samsung Galaxy A40

ColorsBlack, White, Blue, Coral
ModelsSM-A405F, SM-A405FN, SM-A405FM
PriceAbout 220 EUR
0.49 W/kg (head)     1.34 W/kg (body)    

Samsung Galaxy A40 Network

2G BandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G BandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G BandsLTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps
TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE

Samsung Galaxy A40 Platform

ChipsetExynos 7904 (14 nm)
CPUOcta-core (2x1.77 GHz Cortex-A73 & 6x1.59 GHz Cortex-A53)
CPU Cores8
CPU Speed1.77
GPUMali-G71 MP2
Operating SystemAndroid 9.0 (Pie)

Samsung Galaxy A40 Selfie Camera

Camera25 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide)
Video[email protected]

Samsung Galaxy A40 Sound

Audio Jack (3.5mm)Yes
SoundActive noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Samsung Galaxy A40 Tests

Noise -91.0dB / Crosstalk -85.9dB
Endurance rating 73h
Main Camera Photo / Video
Display Panel Type Contrast ratio: infinite
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 68dB / Ring 73dB
Basemark OS II: 1804 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 1723Basemark X: 12098

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Critics Reviews

Early Verdict. Stuck in the middle with a whole lot of Galaxy A series handsets, the A40 may get lost in crowd. It's a solid, if simple smartphone which doesn't have anything to really shout about.
Samsung Galaxy A40 review: Early verdict. It’s obviously too early to tell whether or not the Samsung Galaxy A40 is going to be worth your money, but at £220 it does seem to have everything you ...
Galaxy A40 verdict. The Samsung Galaxy A40 is a phone that meets the basic requirements of a smartphone and adds a couple of extra features on top, like an ultra-wide camera. It looks nice but not spectacular, the battery is big enough unless you’re a power user, photos from the cameras are perfectly fine for sharing on social media, and the ...

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