Press Releases

Samsung Canada Announces New Galaxy A Series Canadian Availability

TORONTOMay 31, 2019 /CNW/ – Today, Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. announced the Galaxy A Series lineup will be available in-stores nationwide on June 7, 2019.  The Canadian line will include the Galaxy A20, A50 and A70, designed to provide industry wide innovations at an accessible price-point.  All three Galaxy A models offer improvements to the essential device features that matter most, including offering an immersive viewing experience, longer lasting performance and a camera which captures the world as you see it.

The Galaxy A Series offers consumers choice without compromise within the mid-tier portfolio and was designed for the way that people are connecting today – sharing, capturing and consuming live content. The new mobile line includes diverse, powerful devices that can keep up with these spontaneous, collaborative interactions.

“We are committed to providing Canadians with meaningful innovations for a better mobile experience – at all price points,” said Jennifer Safruk, Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung Canada. “People are changing the way they connect and our new Galaxy A Series offers the essential features that will support these live interactions, with diverse options to meet their ever-changing needs.”

With the Galaxy A Series, consumers can seamlessly experience the Galaxy ecosystem using key services such as Samsung Health, Samsung Pay, Bixby, and more.1

The upgraded Galaxy A Series is being introduced in Canada with the following models:

Galaxy A20
Stream live, watch videos and always be on with the Samsung Galaxy A20.

Enjoy the distraction-free design of a 6.4″ Super AMOLED Infinity V-Display with a large 4,000 mAh (typical)*2 battery that lets you enjoy your phone for a long time. Dual cameras let you capture life’s most epic moments and the 120-degree Ultra-Wide camera lets you capture memories just as you see with your own eyes.

  • Immersive Viewing Experience – Super AMOLED Infinity-V Display offers an enhanced viewing experience.
  • Long-Lasting, Fast-Charging Battery – 4,000 mAh (typical)* battery lets you enjoy your phone longer.
  • Dual Camera – Dual camera lets you capture professional grade photos.
  • Fingerprint Scanner – With an easy access rear scanner, unlock your phone one-handed with intuitive fingerprint technology.

Galaxy A50 
Offering premium camera features, a long-lasting, fast-charging battery and Infinity-U display, the Galaxy A50 keeps you connected to your world.

  • 6.4″ Infinity U-Display  Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display offers an enhanced viewing experience.
  • Triple Rear Camera – Triple camera lets you capture professional grade photos.
  • Long-Lasting, Fast-Charging Battery — 4,000 mAh (typical)*3 battery lets you enjoy your phone longer.
  • On-Screen Fingerprint Scanner – Unlock your phone one-handed with intuitive fingerprint technology.

Galaxy A70
Do more, capture better and always be on with the Samsung Galaxy A70. Enjoy an enhanced viewing experience with a 6.7″ Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display.  Three cameras allow you to capture brilliant shots and the Scene Optimizer automatically enhances colour tones for professional results. Enjoy your phone for a long time with a large 4,500 mAh (typical)4 battery and spend more time streaming, playing games and sharing stories.

  • 6.7″ Infinity U-Display – Super AMOLED Infinity-U Display offers an enhanced viewing experience.
  • Triple Rear Camera – Triple camera lets you capture professional grade photos.
  • Long-Lasting, Super Fast-Charging Battery – 4,500 mAh (typical)* battery lets you enjoy your phone for a long time.
  • On-Screen Fingerprint Scanner – Unlock your phone one-handed with intuitive fingerprint technology.

The Galaxy A20 and A70 will be sold with a black finish, while the Galaxy A50 will be available in both black and white. MRSP is as follows: $629.99 (A70), $449.99 (A50), $349.99 (A20), (average retail price).

Customers can purchase their Galaxy A Series device at Samsung Experience Stores, Samsung.com/ca or at all national carrier and retailer partners starting June 7, 2019. Terms, conditions and pricing will vary by participating carrier and retailer partner.

For more information about the Galaxy A Series, visit www.samsung.com/ca/smartphones/galaxy-a-series/.

Galaxy A Series  Specifications

Galaxy A20

Galaxy A50

Galaxy A70

  Display

Size (Resolution)

6.4″ HD+ (720 x 1560)

Super AMOLED

6.4″ FHD+ (1080 x 2340)  

Super AMOLED

6.7″ FHD+ (1080 x 2400)  

Super AMOLED

Infinity Display

Infinity-V Display

Infinity-U Display

Infinity-U Display

  Dimensions

158.4 x 74.7 x 7.8 mm

158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm

164.3 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm

  Design

3D Glasstic

3D Glasstic

3D Glasstic

  Processor

Exynos 7 Series (7884)

Octa-Core, Up to 1.6GHz

Exynos 7 Series (9610)
Octa-Core, Up to 2.3GHz

Snapdragon 675 
Octa-Core, Up to 2.0GHz

  Camera

Rear

Main 13 MP (f/1.9)
Ultra Wide 5 MP (f/2.2)

Main 25 MP (f/1.7)
Ultra Wide 8 MP (f/2.2)
Depth 5 MP (f/2.2)

Main 32 MP (f/1.7) 
Ultra Wide 8 MP (f/2.2)
Depth 5 MP (f/2.2)

Front

8 MP (f/2.0)

25 MP (f/2.0)

32 MP (f/2.0)

  Memory

RAM

3 GB (LPDDR4x)

4 GB (LPDDR4x)

6 GB (LPDDR4x)

Internal Storage

32 GB

64 GB

128 GB

MicroSD

Up to 512 GB

Up to 512 GB

Up to 512 GB

   Battery

4,000 mAh

4,000 mAh

4,500 mAh

  Other Features

Fingerprint Scanner

15W Fast Charging

On-Screen Fingerprint

15W Fast Charging

Samsung Pay, Bixby

On-Screen Fingerprint,

25W Super-Fast Charging

Samsung Pay, Bixby

______________________________________

1 Features and services differ between regions and models.

2  4,000 mAh typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 3,900 mAh. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.

3 4,000 mAh typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 3,900 mAh. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.

4  4,500 mAh typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 4,400 mAh. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.

About Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. 
Samsung Electronics Canada inspires Canadians to reach their full potential through a transformative ecosystem of products and services that deliver innovation and distinct design to every aspect of their connected lives. The company is redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, virtual reality and wearable devices, tablets and digital appliances. In 2017, Samsung ranked top 10 in Interbrand’s “Best Global Brands” list, Ipsos Canada’s Most Influential Brands in Canada, and Leger Marketing’s Most Admired Brands in Canada. Dedicated to helping make a difference in the lives of Canadians, Samsung’s award-winning Hope for Children corporate giving initiatives supports public education, sustainability and health-related issues in communities across the country. To discover more, pleasevisit www.samsung.com.

Follow Samsung Canada at facebook.com/SamsungCanada, or Instagram @samsungcanada or Twitter@SamsungCanada

SOURCE Samsung Electronics Canada

Tags
Show More

boaks

I am the owner of Cerebral-overload.com and the Verizon Wireless Reviewer for Techburgh.com. Ben’s love of gadgets came from his lack of a Nintendo Game Boy when he was a child . Ben vowed from that day on to get his hands on as many tech products as possible. Ben’s approach to a review is to make it informative for the technofile while still making it understandable to everyone. Ben is a new voice in the tech industry and is looking to make a mark wherever he goes. When not reviewing products, Ben is also a 911 Telecommunicator just outside of Pittsburgh PA. Twitter: @gizmoboaks Hangouts: Beavercountyemt Skype: Ben.Oaks

Related Articles

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button
Close
Close
%d bloggers like this: