At its second Unpacked occasion of the year, Samsung officially revealed three of its next A-series phones: the Galaxy A52, A52 5G, and A72. While the business isnt sharing United States rates or availability yet, it has confirmed European rates: EUR349 for the A52 (about $415), EUR429 for the A52 5G (about $510), and EUR449 for the A72 ($ 534).
Secret specs across the board include IP67 water and dust resistance, brighter screens with faster refresh rates, and a 64-megapixel main video camera with optical image stabilization. All three models include a microSD card slot for expandable storage and will deliver with a charging brick in the box– features that you wont discover in the S21-series flagships.
The A52s display will use a 90Hz revitalize rate, while the A52 5G will have a 120Hz screen
Each is built on an undefined octa-core (dual 2.3 GHz + hexa 1.8 GHz) processor and will ship with Android 11 and Samsungs One UI 3.0. Storage versions of 128GB and 256GB will be provided for all models, with RAM setups that will vary by region. The gadgets satisfy the hardware requirements to get 3 generations of Android OS platform updates, and, like all recent Galaxy phones, are guaranteed a minimum of four years of security updates.
The Galaxy A52 and A52 5G will both feature 6.5-inch Super AMOLED screens. As reported, the A52s screen will provide a 90Hz revitalize rate, while the A52 5G will have a 120Hz screen.
Last years A51 and A51 5G were presented at $400 and $500, respectively, with the 5G variation of the A71 coming in at $600.
The Galaxy A52 and A52 5G will both feature 6.5-inch Super AMOLED screens. As rumored, the A52s display will provide a 90Hz revitalize rate, while the A52 5G will have a 120Hz screen. The A72 is an LTE-only model; a 5G version is most likely to come however Samsung hasnt confirmed this.
We ought to discover out United States rates and schedule for these gadgets– and possibly other A-series models– in the next few weeks. In 2015s A51 and A51 5G were introduced at $400 and $500, respectively, with the 5G variation of the A71 can be found in at $600. If this years designs are priced similarly, these gadgets will be well-positioned to tempt midrange consumers with features like quick refresh rate screens, supported main electronic cameras, and IP ratings, which arent typical in this class.
Update March 17th, 10:50 AM ET: Added info about Android platform OS updates.
Samsung says the A52 designs include brighter screens– approximately 800 nits as compared to in 2015s 600– and 4,500 mAh batteries capable of 2 days use on a single charge. And naturally, the A52 5G consists of 5G connection, though Samsung hasnt validated yet which frequencies it will support in the US.
The Galaxy A72 provides a somewhat bigger 6.7-inch Super AMOLED screen with a 90Hz revitalize rate. It offers the same fundamental rear camera array however includes an 8-megapixel f/2.4 3x telephoto video camera instead of the depth sensor. The A72 is an LTE-only model; a 5G version is likely to come but Samsung hasnt confirmed this.