- Samsung Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 are tipped to launch in India in March
- Both phones have already bagged BIS certifications in India
- Specifications and renders of both phones have already leaked
Yesterday, Samsung announced the Galaxy A12 as its first A-series phone of the year in India. The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has recently approved the Galaxy A32 4G, Galaxy A52 5G, and Galaxy A72 4G smartphones. Hence, the rumour mill has been speculating that these devices will soon arrive in India. Today, 91mobiles revealed that the Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 will go official in India in March.
Recent leaks have revealed that the Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 have an identical design. The Galaxy A52 is expected to arrive in 4G and 5G versions, but the Galaxy A72 could be available only in a 4G version.
Samsung Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 specifications and features (expected)
The Samsung Galaxy A52 is expected to arrive with a 6.5-inch S-AMOLED display that offers a Full HD+ resolution of 1,080 x 2,400 pixels and a 20:9 aspect ratio. A 32-megapixel selfie camera could be available in the top-centered punch-hole of the display.
Its rear-facing camera module is expected to house a 64-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 5-megapixel macro shooter and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. It is expected to house a 4,500mAh battery with 25W fast charging support. Its 4G version could be powered by the Snapdragon 720G chipset, whiles its 5G sibling may feature the Snapdragon 750G SoC.
The Galaxy A72 4G has a 6.7-inch S-AMOLED display that offers an HD+ resolution and a 20:9 aspect ratio, and a 90Hz refresh rate. For photography, it has a 32-megapixel front-facing camera and a quad-camera setup on its back, which includes a 64-megapixel primary shooter, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 5-megapixel macro shooter, and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. It has a 5,000mAh battery with 25W rapid charging support.
The Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 are expected to arrive with other features such as up to 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM, up to 256GB of native storage, a microSD card slot, an in-screen fingerprint reader, and One UI 3.1 based Android 11. Moreover, both devices are expected to arrive as the first A-series smartphones from Samsung to offer high refresh rates and IP67 certified dust and water resistance.
Samsung Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 pricing (rumored)
The 4G and 5G versions of the Galaxy A52 could be priced at €349 (~Rs 30,700) and €429 (~Rs 37,700) in Europe, respectively. The Galaxy A72 4G may cost €449 (~Rs 39,500) in Europe. Both phones are expected to arrive in four colours such as black, white, blue, and violet.