Samsung Galaxy A52 5G will feature water-resistance, leaked render reveals

On: February 25, 2021

  • Popular tipster Evan Blass has leaked a new render of the Galaxy A52 5G
  • The render reveals that it will be a water-resistant device
  • It is expected to launch in March in Europe

Samsung is likely to announce the Galaxy A52 5G smartphone in March. The rumour mill has already spilled a lot of information about the device. A recent leak had claimed that the Galaxy A52 will be the first A-series phone in recent years to arrive with a water-resistant chassis. Now, reliable tipster Evan Blass has shared a leaked render of the smartphone, which reveals that it will indeed come with a rating for water resistance.

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The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G will be arriving as a successor to the Galaxy A51 5G phone from last year. It is expected to arrive with some other attractive features like a high refresh rate display, 64-megapixel quad cameras, a Snapdragon 7-series chipset, and a decent battery with fast charging support.

Galaxy A52 5G to feature water-resistance

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G IP67 rating

Leaked render reveals Samsung Galaxy A52 will be a water-resistant phone

Blass did not share the exact IP rating of the Galaxy A52 5G. A week ago, an Indian tipster had shared a leaked video that revealed that the smartphone will come with an IP67 rating. Hence, the Galaxy A52 5G will be water-resistant up to 1 meter for up to 30 minutes. It is unclear whether the 4G version of the device will come with an IP67 rating.

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G specifications and features (expected)

The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G has a 6.5-inch AMOLED display that delivers a 1,080 x 2,400 pixels Full HD+ resolution. It is speculated to carry support for a 90Hz refresh rate. The handset runs One UI 3.1 based on Android 11.

For snapping selfies, it has a 32-megapixel front-facing camera. Its rear camera setup has a 64-megapixel primary lens, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 5-megapixel macro camera, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.

The Snapdragon 750G chipset fuels the 5G version of the phone. Its 4G variant has the Snapdragon 720G SoC. The handset is expected to arrive with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It has a 5,000mAh battery with 25W fast charging support. The other features of the A52 include a microSD card slot, an in-screen fingerprint reader, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G pricing (expected)

The Galaxy A52 5G could be priced at €429 (~Rs 38,000) in Europe. Its 4G model may cost €349 (~Rs 30,900). It will come in four colours like Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Violet, and Awesome Blue. The 4G variant of the Galaxy A52 is. expected to launch alongside the Galaxy A72 4G in India in March.


Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.