A few months after the appearance of the original model, Samsung introduced an improved version - Samsung A52s 5G. At first glance, it may seem that it offers just a more powerful chipset, but this is not the case. The device belongs to the middle class phones and provides support for 5G networks. It also has a better camera, which is a key factor for many users.
Before reading the full review, you can familiarize yourself with the detailed Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G specs or watch the video below the article.
- Release date: 2021, August 17
- Colors: Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Purple, Awesome Mint
- 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 SM7325 Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (4x2.4 GHz Kryo 670 & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo 670)
- Memory: 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 6GB 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
Visually, the Samsung A52s 5G can be confused with its predecessor, as there are no major design changes. Even the weight and dimensions of the case are preserved. The smartphone is available in four colors - black, purple, white and mint green. It features a sturdy body and impeccable workmanship.
The display is covered with protective glass Gorilla Glass 5, and in the case is embedded quality plastic, which in the area of the frame strongly resembles metal. It is time to emphasize that the Samsung A52s 5G is protected against moisture and dust according to the IP67 standard.
Samsung knows how important it is for a modern device to have a quality display. That's why the Samsung A52s 5G is equipped with an AMOLED display with FHD + resolution and very high brightness. With the help of organic LEDs, individual pixels can be turned on and off. Thus, the contrast of the screen is quite high. According to the manufacturer, the display complies with the HDR10 + standard.
Samsung A52s 5G with a large 6.5-inch display that occupies almost 85% of the front panel. The ratio of the parties is 20: 9. The pixel density per inch is 405.
Under the beautiful and elegant case of Samsung A52s 5G lies Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G. This is a new mid-range chipset and contributes to the higher performance of the smartphone. The Adreno 642L is responsible for the graphics, which is much better than the Adreno 619, which has its predecessor.
Tests show that this Samsung model will be highly appreciated by fans of mobile games. Its performance and graphics are on par.
The smartphone comes with 6 or 8 GB of RAM and internal storage, depending on the modification - 128 or 256 GB. It can be expanded using a MicroSDXC memory card. The device comes with Android 11 operating system and UI 3.1 company interface.
Samsung A52s 5G, like its predecessor, has a 64 MP main sensor in the rear camera. It uses pixel binning to improve light sensitivity. By default, the module creates 16 MP photos.
The quality of the shots with the rear camera is at a high level. They look bright and beautiful, with slight flaws in terms of detail. The night photos are characterized by a lack of enough light, but the color rendering is up to standard.
The other modules of the rear camera are a 12-megapixel ultra-wide sensor, a 5-megapixel macro camera and a 5-megapixel sensor for measuring the depth of the frame. There is no hybrid approximation between the main and ultra-wide-angle cameras.
The South Korean company has provided an interesting Fun Mode, with which you can create interesting photos and videos. To do this, use AR filters to decorate them. This is a great way to express your uniqueness and capture unforgettable moments.
The front camera is a single, 32-megapixel camera, with which you will take remarkable and modern selfies.
With the Samsung A52s 5G you can shoot 4K videos at 30 frames per second and FHD at 60 frames per second. You can switch between cameras during shooting. Autofocus and exposure work quickly and accurately.
Overall, the Samsung A52s 5G will surprise you with its economy. This is shown by tests of energy consumption. The good result is due to the new chipset. Only at maximum load can you notice the consumption of more charge.
The battery capacity of the Samsung A52s 5G is 4500 mAh. It takes a little over an hour and a half to fully charge it with the charger included. The smartphone supports fast charging technology.
At first glance, the Samsung A52s 5G is identical to the Samsung A52 5G. They are similar in that they have the same body, camera, display, speakers and almost similar autonomous operation. Upon closer inspection, the differences make an impression. In the first place is the new chipset, which provides higher performance and better graphics.
Among its advantages is the IP67 protection, which provides durability in contact with water and dust. The smartphone can survive immersion to a depth of 1 meter for 30 minutes.
Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G video review
Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Samsung Galaxy A52s 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.