It’s been a long time, but Galaxy A01 finally announced for Brazil, four months after the call original opening. It will be available for purchase at the end of the week, but it was not registered at the company’s online store at the time of this writing. After that appears, potential buyers will see a price of 1,099 Brazilian Real ($ 210), which is quite a premium compared to the usual asking price of ~ $ 120 in other regions.
Even though the price is relatively high compared to other markets, the Galaxy A01 is undeniably a budget solution. Powered by Snapdragon 439 chipset, as disclosed by Samsung Vietnam a few months ago, and SoC was paired with 2GB RAM. This device has 32GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 1 TB and relies on a 3,000 mAh battery.
5.7 inch TFT screen and two cameras
The Galaxy A01 has a 5.7 inch TFT screen that follows Samsung’s Infinity-V design language. The V-shaped notch accommodates a 5MP camera with an f / 2.2 aperture, while the main-facing rear camera arrangement consists of a 13MP main shooter paired with a 2MP depth sensor.
This phone does not have a fingerprint sensor, but on the bright side, it has a 3.5mm headphone jack – a feature that has been removed on almost all Samsung smartphones (and not the only OEM that does it). But for budget devices, the inclusion of a 3.5mm connector fits perfectly, as a pair Galaxy Buds + in Brazil the price is almost the same as the smartphone itself (999 Real / $ 191).
Samsung Brazil releases the Galaxy A01 in black, blue and red.