• 5.9" (2340x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 4GB
    Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 16-MP, f/1.7 Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 3100 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy A40 phone has a 5.9-inch (2340x1080) Super AMOLED screen, a 16MP main camera and a 25MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3100 mAh and the main processor is a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy A40 (2019), Price: 270 USD at Amazon
Display5.9" 2340x1080 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 16-MP f/1.7 (Primary)
  • 5-MP f/2.2
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 25-MP f/2
Computing
  • Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery3100 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 140g (4.9oz), 69.2x144.4x7.9 mm (2.72 x 5.69 x 0.31 inches)
Price (Market)$270
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.9"
Display/Body Ratio85.5%
Resolution2340x1080
Sharpness (PPI)437 PPI
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • Always-On
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
NameRear Camera
Megapixel16-MP
Aperturef/1.7
Sensor Pixel Size1.12 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
Hardware Features
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • HDR Photo
Software Features
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geo Tag
  • Face Detect
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)3100 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Talk Time18 hours
Computing
Processor NameSamsung Exynos 7 Octa 7904
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)1.8 GHz
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 9.0
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT12 603 Mbps
LTE Bands38,40
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • DIP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • HSP
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PAN
  • PBAP/PAB
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 2.0
  • USB OTG
SAR EU Head0.49 W/Kg
SAR EU Body1.34 W/Kg
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Sim Card 1
NameSIM1
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • H.265
  • MP4
  • VC-1
  • VP8
  • VP9
  • WMV7
  • WMV8
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou

Galaxy A40 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy A40 waterproof?

No. Our data shows that the Galaxy A40 is NOT water-tight an has no IP-Rating rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy A40 Dual-SIM?

Yes, the Galaxy A40 is known to have two-SIM version(s), however that could change depending on the phone carrier.

Is the Galaxy A40 4K?

No, the Galaxy A40 2340x1080 screen resolution is not 4K. 4K is typically defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on handsets, but it has even more variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy A40 feature Wireless Charging?

No, the Galaxy A40 is not capable of Wireless Charging.

Does the Galaxy A40 operates on 4G networks?

Yes, the Galaxy A40 is a 4G handset that is rated 4G LTE CAT12 (603 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy A40 a 5G device?

No, the Galaxy A40 does not work on 5G networks.

Is the Galaxy A40 USB-C?

Yes, the Galaxy A40 has a USB Type C connector. The USB Type C connector runs on the USB 2.0 protocol.

If the battery of the Galaxy A40 removable?

No, the Galaxy A40 does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy A40 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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