Samsung Galaxy A01
Display: PLS LCD
Camera: Dual, 13 MP, f/2.2, 28mm (wide), 1/3.1", 1.12µm, AF 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Storage: 16GB, 32GB
CPU: Octa-core (4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.45 GHz Cortex A53)
OS: Android 10, upgradable to Android 11, One UI 3.0
Battery: Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable
The Samsung Galaxy A01 is a budget-friendly smartphone that punches above its weight, delivering an impressive experience without breaking the bank. Let’s dive into its key features and why it’s an excellent choice for budget-conscious users.
Samsung Galaxy A01 Price and Accessibility Review
The Galaxy A01 is priced attractively, making it highly accessible for users who are seeking a reliable smartphone without spending a fortune. Its affordability ensures that everyone can enjoy the benefits of owning a Samsung device without compromising on quality.
Samsung Galaxy A01 Performance Review
Despite its affordable price tag, the Galaxy A01 doesn’t skimp on performance. Powered by a capable Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and backed by 2GB or 3GB of RAM, depending on the variant, this phone offers smooth multitasking, effortless app switching, and lag-free performance for everyday tasks. Whether you’re browsing the web, streaming videos, or using social media, the Galaxy A01 keeps up with your demands.
Samsung Galaxy A01 Design Review
The Galaxy A01 boasts a sleek and modern design that looks and feels more premium than its price suggests. Its compact form factor and ergonomic design make it comfortable to hold and use with one hand. The 5.7-inch Infinity-V display maximizes screen real estate, providing an immersive viewing experience for your favorite content.
Samsung Galaxy A01 Camera Review
Equipped with a dual-camera setup, the Galaxy A01 captures impressive photos. The 13-megapixel main camera delivers sharp and detailed images, while the 2-megapixel depth sensor enhances portrait shots with a pleasing bokeh effect. The camera app is intuitive and easy to use, allowing you to capture and share memorable moments effortlessly.
Samsung Galaxy A01 Software Review
Running on Samsung’s user-friendly One UI, based on Android, the Galaxy A01 offers a seamless software experience. One UI is designed to enhance usability, with a clean and intuitive interface that makes navigation a breeze. Samsung regularly provides software updates, ensuring that your device stays secure and up to date.
Samsung Galaxy A01 Battery Life and Charging Review
The Galaxy A01’s battery life is impressive, easily lasting a full day on a single charge. With its 3,000mAh battery, you can enjoy hours of uninterrupted usage, from browsing and messaging to streaming your favorite content. While it doesn’t support fast charging, the battery charges efficiently and reliably, ensuring you’re ready to go in no time.
The Samsung Galaxy A01 is a fantastic budget smartphone that offers excellent value for money. Its affordable price, solid performance, sleek design, capable camera, user-friendly software, and reliable battery life make it a compelling choice for those seeking an accessible and reliable smartphone experience.
|Announced||2019, December 17|
|Model||Samsung Galaxy A01|
|Versions||SM-A015F, SM-A015F/DS, SM-A015G, SM-A015G/DS, SM-A015M, SM-A015M/DS, SM-A015T1, SM-S111DL, SM-A015V, SM-A015A, SM-A015AZ|
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 &amp; SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - SM-A015M
1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 28 - SM-A015M
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Dimensions||146.2 x 70.9 x 8.3 mm (5.76 x 2.79 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||149 g (5.26 oz)|
|Build Type||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame|
|SIM <strong>SIM</strong> (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display Type <strong>Display Technology => </strong> A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)||PLS LCD|
|Size||5.7 inches, 81.6 cm2 (~78.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~294 ppi density)|
|RAM (Memory) <strong>RAM</strong> (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.||2GB|
|Internal Storage <strong>Internal Storage</strong> is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.||16GB, 32GB|
|Card Slot <strong>Memory Card Slot</strong> is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Call Record Memory||Yes|
13 MP, f/2.2, 28mm (wide), 1/3.1&quot;, 1.12µm, AF
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Camera Features||LED flash|
|Camera Dimension||5 MP, f/2.2, 1/5&quot;, 1.12µm|
|Chipset <strong>Chipset</strong> is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.||Qualcomm SDM439 Snapdragon 439 (12 nm)|
|CPU <strong>CPU</strong> (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.||Octa-core (4x1.95 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.45 GHz Cortex A53)|
|GPU <strong>GPU</strong> (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.||GPU Adreno 505|
|Operating System <strong>OS => </strong> Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.||Android 10, upgradable to Android 11, One UI 3.0|
|Java Support <strong>Java</strong> for Mobile Devices is a set of technologies that let developers deliver applications and services to all types of mobile handsets, ranging from price efficient feature-phones to the latest smartphones. Java is currently running on over 3 billion phones worldwide, and growing. It offers unrivaled potential for the distribution and monetization of mobile applications.|
|Facebook <strong>Facebook</strong> is a popular free social networking website that allows registered users to create profiles, upload photos and video, send messages and keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues. The site is available in 37 different languages.|
|Youtube <strong>Youtube</strong> is a popular free video-sharing website, Youtube is the largest video sharing site in the world, Millions of users around the world have created accounts on the site that allow them to upload videos that anyone can watch.|
|Bluetooth <strong>Bluetooth</strong> is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|Infrared <strong>Infrared</strong> connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.|
|Wi-fi <strong>Wi-Fi</strong> is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|GPS <strong>GPS</strong> The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|NFC <strong>NFC</strong> (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.|
|HDMI <strong>HDMI</strong> (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a compact audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from a HDMI-compliant source device to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device.|
|Audio Jack Type||3.5mm|
|SMS <strong>SMS</strong> (Short Messaging Service) is a text messaging service component of phone, Web, or mobile communication systems. It uses standardized communications protocols to allow mobile phone devices to exchange short text messages over the networks.||Yes|
|MMS <strong>MMS</strong> (Multimedia Messaging Service) is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content (audio clips, video clips and images) to and from mobile phones over wireless networks using the WAP protocol.|
|Email <strong>Email</strong> (Electronic Mail) is a system for receiving, sending, and storing electronic messages, Similar to a letter, email is text messages that may contain files, images, or other attachments sent via the internet to a recipient by using applications and software prograps. An email address is required to receive email, and that address is unique to the user.||Yes|
|IM <strong>IM</strong> (Instant Messaging) is an exchange of text messages through a software application, it enable you to create a kind of private chat room with another individual in order to communicate in real time over the Internet.||Yes|
|Battery Type <strong>Battery Type => </strong> Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.||Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)|
|Capacity <strong>Battery Capacity</strong> is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.||3000 mAh|
|Sensors <strong>Sensors</strong> are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.||Accelerometer, proximity|
|Colors||Black, Blue, Red|
- A Samsung Galaxy A01
- A USB Type-C Cable
- A printed setup guide and instructions
- A SIM card tool.