The Blackview A80 Pro is a low-cost smartphone that features a refined look, that may have you mistaking it for a mid-ranger. It houses an array of quad rear cameras, capable low budget hardware, a big battery and lots more. In this article, we explore the Blackview A80 Pro specs and price.
Blackview A80 Pro Key Specs & Features
- 6.49-inch, IPS LCD Display, 1560 X 720 pixels
- Always On Display, HDR10
- Android 9.0 (Pie), One UI
- 4GB RAM
- Octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757V) Processor
- 64GB / 512GB built-in storage and supports memory card up to 256GB
- 13MP + 2MP + 0.3MP + 0.3MP Quad Rear Camera
- 10MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE
- Fingerprint Sensor (Rear-Mounted)
- 4,680 mAh Non-Removable Li-ion Battery
The Design and Display
The Blackview A80 is an all-plastic smartphone built to suit a low budget. Despite being in the low-cost category, the smartphone is a low-cost Android phone that tries its best to look premium. It may be difficult to ascertain what category to place this smartphone if you take a distant look.
On the rear of the smartphone, there is a quad-camera setup, featuring a camera flash. A rear-mounted capacitive fingerprint sensor. Below you will find the Blackview branding as well as brief information on some particulars.
On the front of this mobile phone, there is a 6.49-inch display with a dewdrop notch. This display is an IPS LCD display, with a screen resolution of 1560 x 720. Inside the drop notch on its display, is the front-facing camera and earpiece.
Bezels surrounding the screen are quite noticeable, as there isn’t any observable effort to shrinking them, something that may have been facilitated by budget.
In terms of color variants, the Blackview A80 Pro comes in substantial amount of color variants. There is nothing like a dilemma here. You have the option of selecting either a smartphone with a coral red color, Gradient Blue, Jade Green or midnight black.
The cameras on the BlackView A80 Pro is pretty much the main gist here. The Blackview is a low-end /low-cost smartphone that features a quad-camera system.
Despite the fact that some of the features of this Quad camera system may end up being a gimmick, it is nice to see that Blackview made an effort.
As at the time this article was written and published, data on the individual features of the primary cameras device wasn’t known. Blackview has chosen to keep them secret, as the features weren’t listed on their website.
What you have on the Blackview A80 Pro, is a 13MP primary camera, and a set of secondary camera sensors that includes a 2MP, 0.3MP sensor, and another 0.3MP sensor.
For selfies, the smartphone houses an 8MP sensor with a Sony IMX239 sensor.
Hardware and Software
As hinted in the preceding paragraphs, the Blackview A80 Pro is a low-end smartphone, and this means one thing. Hardware specs on a smartphone are directed at satisfying basic smartphone tasks.
The cell phone features an Octa-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor, clocked at 2.6GHz. Comparing the processing power of this processor, to that high-end or mid-range processors, you immediately discover this processor falls in the low-end category.
Also on the Blackview A80 Pro, is 4GB of RAM, 64GB of internal storage, with up to 256GB for Micro-SD expansion. This smartphone features a non-removable 4,680mAh battery. This smartphone supports charging maxed out at 5V and 2A.
Comparing the hardware on this smartphone, to others in the same price range, you find that the smartphone does feature a very sweet deal, as it offers more value for the price.
On the software side, the Blackview A80 pro runs its user-interface on top of the Android 9.0 (Pie) operating system.
The BlackView A80 Pro features a 3.5mm headphone jack, USB Type C, dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2.
The Blackview A80 Pro’s internet connectivity is capped at 4G LTE. Nigerian users would able to use the 4G network from all the major telecommunication networks, which include MTN, GLO, Airtel, and 9Mobile.
BlackView A80 Pro Price and Availability
The Blackview A80 Pro price in Nigeria is around 46,600 Naira. Price starts at around $91 at global online stores.
The smartphone is currently available for purchase and can be purchased from retails stores near you, as well as from online retail stores that ship to your region.
Blackview A80 PRO Specs
Here are a few specs of the Blackview A80 Pro:
- Platform: Android 9.0 (pie)
- Processor: Octa-Core 2.6GHz MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757V)
- GPU: ARM Mali-T880 MP2 1GHz
- Memory: 4GB RAM
- Colours: Coral Red, Gradient Blue, Jade Green, Midnight Black
- Dimension: 162.75 x 77 x 8.8 mm
- Weight: 180g
- SIM Type: Micro SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.49-inch, IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, 1560 X 720 pixels
- Screen Protection: –
- Rear Camera: 13MP + 8MP + 0.3MP + 0.3MP Quad Camera
- Rear Camera Features: Dual-LED Flash, face ID recognition, auto Focus, face detection, geotagging, HDR, dual LED flash
- Front Camera: 8MP Camera ( SonyIMX239)
- Built-in Storage: 64GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 256
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/18/19/20/25/26/28A/66
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- WLAN: Yes,
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: –
- NFC: –
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: USB Type C
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GPS
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: –
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes (Rear-Mounted)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: –
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: –
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: –
- Dust Resistant: –
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4,680 mAh Removable Li-ion Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: No