23 September 2021
UPDATE (September 1st, 2021):
The Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G is now officially available in India as well. The phone has been launched in both 6GB/128GB and 8GB/128GB configuration models. The pricing is set at INR 35,999 and INR 37,499 respectively. The available color options include Awesome Black, Awesome White, and Awesome Violet.
Original (August 18th, 2021)
Samsung has debuted a new affordable mid-range smartphone named Galaxy A52s 5G in the United Kingdom. It is a slightly upgraded version of the Galaxy A52 5G that debuted globally earlier this year. The major difference between the two smartphones is that the new model comes with a more powerful processor.
The Galaxy A52s 5G sports a 6.5-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity-O display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It has a centered punch-hole that houses a 32-megapixel sensor with f/2.2 aperture. Under the hood, it has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G processor which is a significant upgrade over the Snapdragon 750 used in the previous model. The phone comes with 6GB of RAM and 128GB onboard storage with support for microSD cards up to 1TB.
The quad rear camera setup includes a 64-megapixel main sensor with f/1.8 aperture, a 12-megapixel sensor with f/2.2 aperture, a 5-megapixel sensor with f/2.4 aperture, and a 5-megapixel sensor with f/2.4 aperture. The whole package is powered by a 4,500mAh battery with 25W Super Fast charging. Other features include a USB Type-C port, in-display fingerprint scanner, and IP67 rating for dust and water resistance.
Samsung has priced the Galaxy A52s 5G at £409 in the United Kingdom. It will be sold in Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Violet, and Awesome Mint color options. The pre-orders will begin on August 24th with sales set to kick off September 3rd.