Samsung Galaxy A52 5G review

Read our full review to find out how the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G differs, what our opinion of it is and whether it's worth the money.
Added by on 03.18.21 | Last update 03.05.22
Samsung Galaxy A52 5G ревю
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Samsung a52 5g is a smartphone that came to light along with Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72. A distinctive point in its features is the support of 5G network, as well as the fact that it is not inferior to the Galaxy A52 version. Moreover, it surpasses it. You can make sure of this by looking at the display refresh rate. It is higher. In addition, the Samsung a52 5g has several additional features.

Before reading the full review, you can familiarize yourself with the detailed Samsung Galaxy A52 5G specs or watch the video below the article.

The main change in the device compared to the older Galaxy A51 is the chipset. It runs on a chip from Qualcomm instead of Exynos. In addition, it has more RAM and faster internal memory. Battery capacity is increased. In addition to all these advantages, we must mention the protection against moisture according to the IP67 standard - you can immerse the device to a depth of 1 meter for a maximum of 30 minutes.


  • Release date: 2021, March 17
  • Colors: Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Violet, Awesome Blue
  • Dimensions: 159.9 x 75.1 x 8.4 mm.
  • Weight: 189 g.
  • Screen: 6.5" inc, 1080 x 2400, Super AMOLED
  • Camera : Quad, 64MP
  • Chipset: Qualcomm SM7225 Snapdragon 750G 5G (8 nm)
  • CPU: Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Kryo 570 & 6x1.8 GHz Kryo 570)
  • Memory: 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM
  • Battery: 4500, Li-Po, non-removable
  • Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
  • Operating system: Android 11, One UI 3.1
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass


Samsung a52 5g is heavier than its predecessor, which is due to its battery. On the back panel we see a beautifully shaped camera module. The device itself is almost 1 cm thick. The manufacturer has tried to make the model attractive at first glance - Samsung a52 5g is sold in several body colors.

The beautiful display and the quality of workmanship also contribute to the good impression of the smartphone. If you can hold the Samsung a52 5g in your hand, you will feel that it lies in it firmly and reliably. A clear plus are the protection against dust and water, as well as the protective glass Corning Gorilla Glass 3.


This Samsung model has a 6.5-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. The brightness of the display is impressive. The manufacturer has stated 800 cd / m2. As a result, you can enjoy hours of different content, no matter what time of day it is. On a sunny day outdoors, you can read text without any problems, and in the evening, you can adjust the display for comfortable reading by adjusting the brightness.


Samsung a52 5g is a smartphone that enjoys its performance. Beneath its sleek body is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G chipset, combined with 6 or 8 GB of RAM, depending on the configuration you're looking at. The Adreno 619 processor is responsible for the graphics. In everyday use, this device will not give you any headaches. You will open attached without a moment's delay. Combined with the big screen, the performance will meet the expectations of gamers.


Samsung a52 5g is equipped with a 32-megapixel front camera. By default, however, it shoots in 8M. Video recording is at 1080 pixels at 60 frames per second and 4K at 30 frames per second. Tests show that in good lighting the camera impresses with tolerable shots. The less light there is around you, the more noise and blur you will notice.

As for the main camera of Samsung a52 5g, it is 64 MP. To everyone's delight, she is able to overcome the challenges of dim light. So it turns out that with it the photos are obtained on a level, even when there is not enough light around you. Samsung has also provided a special night mode, which makes the shots even better.

Additionally, it should be noted that the camera has all the standard features known in the Galaxy 21.

The main camera is complemented by 3 more modules. The frame depth sensor and macro camera do a great job. The third module is 12-megapixel. It is ultra wide angle.

With the main camera of Samsung a52 5g you can shoot video at a resolution of 1080 pixels at a frequency of 60 frames per second and 4K at a frequency of 30 frames per second. In this case, the parameters are identical to the previous one, but with one difference - here you already have optical stabilization.

Autonomous work

Samsung a52 5g is equipped with a non-removable battery with a capacity of 4500 mAh. To enjoy a recharged phone as soon as possible, the manufacturer has provided 25W fast charging technology. This way you can recharge up to 50% in 30 minutes.


There are several reasons why the Samsung a52 5g is worth having. This model is among the successful additions to the Galaxy A series. It is significantly better than its predecessor. It has moisture protection, is available at a more competitive price and has an improved display. The latter is brighter and more accurately conveys colors. It also supports HDR10 +.

The even greater battery capacity and the 64-megapixel rear camera, with which you will take photos worthy of sharing on social networks, deserve a good rating.

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G video review

Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by Samsung.

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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