Samsung Galaxy A31 launch imminent as support page goes live

Samsung launched the Galaxy A51 and Galaxy A71 in January and February respectively. Now the brand is planning to unveil a new member in the 2020 A-series dubbed as the Galaxy A31. The device recently bagged Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Alliance certification. Additionally, the Geekbench listing revealed key specifications and hinted at the smartphone’s imminent arrival. Now, the support page for Galaxy A31 also went live on Samsung’s official website in Russia. To recall, Samsung had launched the Galaxy A30 in February last year. Going by Samsung’s 2020 Galaxy A-series launch timeline, we expect the Galaxy A31 to debut later this month. 

The Galaxy A31 will come with upgraded specifications compared to the Galaxy A30. The support page doesn’t reveal much about the smartphone apart from the model number SM-A315F. However, according to the Geekbench listing, the device will be powered by MediaTek MT6768V/CV which could be Helio P65 chipset. The processor will be paired with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The device could arrive in more configurations as well. The Galaxy A31 is expected to be backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit. It will run on Android 10 OS out of the box with OneUI 2.0 on the top. In the camera department, the Galaxy A31 is rumoured to sport a 48MP triple camera setup and a 25MP front camera. Other specifications such as display size and design is not known yet. 

Meanwhile, the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Alliance certifications revealed dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 and dual-SIM slot. Apart from the Galaxy A31, Samsung’s 2020 A-series also includes Galaxy A41, Galaxy A21 and Galaxy A11 smartphones that are expected to debut in the coming months. 


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