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Blackview A80 Pro

Specifications

Blackview A80 Pro
Blackview A80 Pro (A Series)
Processor
Mediatek Helio P25 8 x 2.6 GHz, Cortex-A53
Graphics adapter
Memory
4096 MB 
Display
6.49 inch 19.5:9, 1560 x 720 pixel 265 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes, 60 Hz
Storage
64 GB eMMC Flash, 64 GB 
, 55 GB free
Connections
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD up to 256 GB, 1 Fingerprint Reader, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: Acceleration sensor, Proximity sensor
Networking
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4), Bluetooth 4.2, 2G (850/​900/​1800/​1900), 3G (B1/​B2/​B4/​B5/​B8), 4G (B1/​B2/​B3/​B4/​B5/​B7/​B8/​B12/​B13/​B17/​B18/​B19/​B20/​B25/​B26/​B28/​B38/​B40/​B41/​B66), Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.8 x 162.8 x 77 ( = 0.35 x 6.41 x 3.03 in)
Battery
4680 mAh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Android 9.0 Pie
Camera
Primary Camera: 13 MPix Phase comparison AF, LED flash, videos @ 1080p (camera 1); 2.0MP (camera 2); 0.3MP (camera 2); 0.3MP (camera 4)
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix
Additional features
Speakers: Mono speaker at the lower edge, Keyboard: Virtual, Silicone case, Charger, USB cable, SIM tool, Headset, FM radio, Notification LED; LTE Cat. 6 (300 MBit/s download, 50 MBit/s upload), fanless
Weight
180 g ( = 6.35 oz / 0.4 pounds), Power Supply: 47 g ( = 1.66 oz / 0.1 pounds)
Price
125 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 74.5% - average
Average of 1 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 32%, features: 37%, display: 83% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 77%, ergonomy: 79%, emissions: 95%

Reviews for the Blackview A80 Pro

74.5% Blackview A80 Pro Smartphone Review – Inexpensive with Good Running Time | Notebookcheck
The Blackview A80 Pro wants to convince us with a huge battery, numerous LTE bands and a quad-cam on the back. Because the whole thing should only cost 125 euros, we are suspicious, but maybe the smartphone will surprise us positively.
Recensione Blackview A80 Pro: 4680 mAh, Quad Camera ed Helio P25 a 120 euro
Source: Pianeta Cellulare Italian IT→EN
Positive: Nice quad cameras; decent processor; low price; long battery life; support dual SIM.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/19/2020
Blackview A80 Pro - Зачем бюджетному смартфону четыре камеры и есть ли они на самом деле?
Source: Helpix RU→EN
Positive: Good price; decent hardware; USB-C; nice connectivity; great display.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/29/2020

Comment

Model:

While it is undeniable that the Blackview A80 Pro has won the hearts of millions with its very affordable price, is that enough to cater for a larger market? At the end of the day, the price does not determine the true capability of the smartphone. Of course, it is true that Blackview has its own signature mark when it comes to manufacturing rugged phones, and by introducing the A series, it was clear that the company intended to produce great phones in an affordable price range. So, the A80 Pro is definitely meeting the signature need of its series by having a reasonably cheap price.

This phone comes with a 6.49-inch display with Full-HD+ for an absolute viewing pleasure. It also incorporates IPS technology, one of the leading LCD technologies in the world. Any image or video viewed on such a screen is definitely worth it for its greater details and image sharpness as well as a more immersive experience. Blackview has definitely worked hard to really reduce the edges and the overall size of the phone with this particular A-series variant.

Even though the display is attention-worthy, the true attraction of the A80 Pro lies on the back of the phone. The fingerprint reader at the back minimizes the time needed to access the phone, as it recognizes and reacts to the reading in such an accurate manner that users will definitely fall in love with this feature. Apart from that, the Quad Camera System situated next to the reader also needs to be noted for its function. It incorporates four cameras that work together in detecting the type of scene involved in image or video capturing and prepares to deliver the result with brighter colors and more details. The main sensor in this system is a 13-megapixel Sony IMX258. The A80 Pro also includes a drop-type notch on the front with an 8-megapixel Sony IMX239 sensor which allows users to activate facial unlocking and also to create blurred portraits.

Another surprise with this model is the inclusion of a Type-C USB port, which is quite rare in smartphones in this price range. Well, the A80 Pro has just proven otherwise by including the port and still keeping an affordable price. As far as the battery is concerned, the A80 Pro comes with a large 4,680-mAh battery that is definitely long-lasting after a full charge and reduces the need for frequent recharging. This not only reduces the time wasted on recharging but also increases overall productivity. Despite the cheap price, the Blackview A80 Pro does not disappoint users in terms of the choices available. This model comes in four different colors, namely black, red, blue and green for users to choose from based on their personal taste and interest.

Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam

ARM Mali-T880 MP2: Mobile graphics solution for tablets and smartphones, which can be found in ARM SoCs (for mostly Android based devices). The Mali-T880 can be built with 1 to 16 clusters, where the MP2 version features 2 clusters/cores.

Non demanding games should be playable with these graphics cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Helio P25: ARM based octa core SoC (8x ARM Cortex-A53) clocked at up to 2.6 GHz. The chip also includes a Cat.6 LTE modem. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


6.49":

Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.18 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


Blackview:

This brand from the Blackview International Group was created in Hong Kong in 2013. Smartphones are the focus of marketing.

However, there are only few reviews and the market shares are very low (2016).


74.5%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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