Samsung Galaxy A50s and A30s with triple cameras and in-display fingerprint scanners announced

On: August 22, 2019

Samsung had launched the Galaxy A50 and A30 back in February this year. Today, the South-Korean company has announced upgraded versions of these devices dubbed as the A50s and A30s. The main differences between the two versions is in terms of camera and design. 

Technical Specifications:

Both the Galaxy A50s and A30s flaunt a redesigned back panel with a geometric pattern and holographic effect. The smartphones can be availed in four colours – Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush White, Prism Crush Green and Prism Crush Violet. Both the Galaxy A50s and A30s are equipped with in-display fingerprint scanners. Notably, the Galaxy A30 had a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. 

On the camera front, the Galaxy A50s’s primary 25MP unit has been upgraded to a 48MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture. However, the 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens and with 5MP depth sensor have been retained from the A50. The selfie camera is fitted with a 32MP f/2.0 snapper compared to 25MP on the A50. 


The Galaxy A30s on the other hand sports a triple camera setup instead of dual as found on its predecessor. It comprises of a 25MP main sensor (16MP on the A30), a 8MP ultra-wide lens and 5MP depth camera. Up front, the selfie camera remains unchanged at 16MP.

Both devices sport a 6.4-inch super AMOLED display. However, the former bears an Infinity-U display with FHD+ resolution, while the latter offers an Infinity-V display with HD+ resolution, which is a downgrade from the 1080p panel on the A30. The A50s and A30s house the Exynos 9610 and Exynos 7904 chipsets respectively. The former is offered in 4GB and 6GB RAM options, paired 64GB and 128GB storage respectively. The A30s can be availed in 3GB + 32GB, 3GB + 64GB and 4GB + 128GB variants. The onboard storage on both the devices can be expanded up to 512GB via microSD card slot. 

Both the Galaxy A50s and A30s are powered by a 4,000mAh battery unit with support for 15W fast charging via USB Type-C port. 

Pricing & Availability:

Samsung hasn’t announced the pricing & availability yet. We will update this post as soon as we get the details. 

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.