Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G launched: price, specifications


  • Samsung has launched two new Galaxy A-series phones 
  • The Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G are mid-range offerings 
  • The smartphones come with a high refresh rate and quad-cameras

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and Galaxy A33 5G have been launched today. The South Korean brand announced the Galaxy A13 and Galaxy A23 earlier this month and is now adding two new models to its A-series. 

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The Galaxy A53 5G and Galaxy A33 5G arrive as the successors to last year’s Galaxy A52 and A32 respectively. The latest offerings come with nearly identical specifications apart from a few differences. Read on to know what the smartphones offer out of the box. 

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G specifications and features

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G

Both the Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G come with identical design

Beginning with the Samsung Galaxy A53 5G, it comes with a 6.5-inch sAMOLED display with an Infinity-O punch-hole design. It features an FHD+ resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. On the other hand, the Galaxy A33 5G has a 6.4-inch FHD+ Infinity-U screen with a 90Hz refresh rate. Both smartphones come with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and IP67 rating for dust and water-resistance. The devices are equipped with an in-screen fingerprint scanner and sport an elevating camera module that rises from the back panel.

On the optics front, the Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G sport quad-rear cameras. The setup on the former comprises a 64MP main sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens, 5MP depth and 5MP macro lenses. The Galaxy A33 has a downgraded camera setup consisting of a 48MP primary shooter, an 8MP ultra-wide lens, 2MP depth and 5MP macro units. Up front, the Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G feature 32MP and 13MP selfie snappers respectively. 

Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G are powered by an unspecified octa-core processor. However, it is expected to be the Exynos 1280 chipset. They are offered with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage with support for a microSD card slot up to 1TB. The devices come with RAM extension technology. Both smartphones are backed by a 5,000mAh battery unit with support for 25W fast charging. 

In terms of software, the Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G run on OneUI 4.1 based on the latest Android 12. The South Korean brand said that the latest smartphone will receive four years of OS and five years of security updates. Both devices come with 5G LTE, USB-C port, 3.5mm headphone jack, WiFi, and Bluetooth. 

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G pricing and availability

The Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G are offered in Awesome White, Awesome Blue, Awesome Black, and Awesome Peach colours. The former starts at €450 (~Rs 37,841) whereas the latter starts at €369 (~Rs 31,025). The Galaxy A53 5G will be available in select markets starting April 1 whereas the A33 5G will go on sale from April 22nd. 

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.