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Samsung Galaxy A52 5G And A72 Announced With Quad Camera System

Samsung has announced the new Samsung Galaxy A52 5G and A72, both smartphones feature quad cameras, mid-range prices, and IP67 water resistance.

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Samsung has announced two new mid-range smartphones, with quad camera systems on the back, with the A72 featuring an ultra-wide, wide with OIS, macro, and telephoto with OIS, and the A52 5G featureing a depth camera instead of telephoto. Both smartphones are IP67 rated giving them water resistance, and feature a 32mp f/2.2 selfie camera, and large Super AMOLED touch-screen with fast refresh rates. They are available now in Violet, Blue, Black or White colours:

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G:

  • 64mp f/1.8 main wide-angle camera, with OIS
  • 12mp f/2.2 ultra-wide
  • 5mp f/2.4 macro
  • 5mp f/2.4 depth
  • 6.5inch FHD+ Super AMOLED, 120Hz
  • £399 RRP

Samsung Galaxy A72:

  • 64mp f/1.8 main wide-angle camera, with OIS
  • 12mp f/2.2 ultra-wide
  • 5mp f/;2.4 macro
  • 8mp f/2.4 telephoto, with OIS
  • 6.7inch FHD+ Super AMOLED, 90Hz
  • £419 RRP



The new Samsung Galaxy A52 5G and Galaxy A72 enables everyone to experience awesome technology at a price that suits their needs

LONDON, UK, 17th March 2021 - Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd today unveiled the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G and A72, making powerful innovation accessible to everyone. The latest Samsung Galaxy A Series lets you communicate and express yourself with an awesome camera, immerse yourself in a clear viewing experience with a smooth scrolling display, and enjoy greater peace of mind with innovative Samsung Galaxy foundation features including water resistance[1] and a long-lasting battery life. Samsung Galaxy A52 5G[2] will also expand your mobile experience by providing access to the wider Samsung Galaxy ecosystem of connected devices, such as Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro, Samsung Galaxy SmartTag, and Samsung Galaxy Tab S7/S7+[3].

“At Samsung, we strive to provide our customers with innovative, industry-leading products at all price points, which is why we are delighted to launch the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G and Samsung Galaxy A72 as stellar additions to our smartphone portfolio” said Conor Pierce, Corporate Vice President for Samsung Electronics UK & Ireland.

“The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G offers cutting-edge features, including a vivid and smoother display, long-lasting battery and cameras designed to keep up with the demands of content creators. All this is powered by 5G, putting innovation in the hands of the next generation”.


Galaxy A52 5G
Galaxy A52 5G

Create, communicate and express yourself with an awesome camera

Samsung has set the bar high for camera quality, and the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G is no different. By making exciting camera innovations available, you can enjoy more fun and versatile photos and videos.

  • Versatile Camera Experience – Shoot vivid and crisp photos and videos with ease thanks to a versatile quad camera with 64MP high-resolution. Instantly turn your favourite moments from 4K videos into 8MP high-resolution images with 4K Video Snap. Scene Optimiser uses AI to shoot with optimal settings for 30 categories of images and backgrounds such as food, landscapes, and pets.
  • Stable day or night – Whether filming the latest dance trend or capturing a new skateboard trick, OIS (optical image stabilisation) ensures pictures and videos come out sharp and steady. No need to miss an important moment anymore because of low lighting. Night mode uses multi-frame processing, resulting in a bright and crisp image even in the dark.
  • Fun content capture – Add style and unique flair to content using AR Emoji and My Filter.


See and be seen with an awesome display and refined design

Samsung enhances experiences and style with a vivid display and sophisticated design to fit and reflect your life.

  • Brighter and Smoother – Enjoy your favourite show on Samsung’s beloved Super AMOLED display. Now with a 120Hz refresh rate, the scrolling experience is even smoother. Keep watching and scrolling social media posts even when outside thanks to an increased 800nits luminance.
  • Refined design – The new Samsung Galaxy A52 5G features a refreshed design that is simple yet purposeful with a soft-edge design and minimal camera housing.


Expand your experiences thanks to the power of the awesome Samsung Galaxy ecosystem

The new Samsung Galaxy A52 5G experience is enhanced by the seamless connections and new opportunities offered through the Samsung Galaxy ecosystem.

  • Stay organised and connected – SmartThings connects to and controls thousands of devices in a smart home environment right from the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G —including wearables, tablets, PCs and TVs. Additionally, SmartThings Find locates your paired devices with more intuitive and detailed directions, and Samsung Galaxy SmartTag[4] Bluetooth locator can find non-connected devices or belongings by attaching it to what matters most. So you can connect and control thousands of devices from your Samsung Galaxy A52 5G.
  • Enjoy music together without hassle – Whether participating in a joint workout at home or catching up on the latest podcast with friends, connect and listen to music together. Music Share simply syncs a phone with a friend’s device to share music without speaker pairing. Also, pair phones with two sets of Samsung Galaxy Buds devices and listen together with Buds Together.
  • Connect and share with ease – Quick Share lets you easily send pictures and videos without size limitation to nearby Samsung Galaxy devices so you can get quick approval before posting a group selfie. With Private Share[5], you can change your mind whom to share with, or revoke the photos and videos even after sharing with just one tap.


Expect more and get more with awesome Samsung Galaxy foundation

The new Samsung Galaxy A52 5G comes with the essentials that all Samsung Galaxy users deserve to have.

  • Peace of mind – Take chances and get messy without worry as the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G is water and dust resistant[6] with an IP67 By adding Samsung Care+[7], you can plan for the unexpected with instant support and guaranteed coverage for damages, breakdowns, theft, and loss. Protect the things that matter with built-in Samsung Knox—Samsung’s defense-grade security system that safeguards personal information and data in real-time.
  • Long-lasting battery life – Capture, create, and stream without slowing down with a long-lasting 4,500mAh battery capacity[8].
  • Hyper fast 5G – Life moves quickly, and phones should keep up. With power, hyper-fast speeds and strong performance, the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G makes 5G connectivity[9] accessible.
  • Enjoy premium essentials – The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G is equipped with the Samsung Galaxy essentials including stereo speakers and external memory up to 1TB[10]. Enhance the stereo speakers experience with Dolby Atmos for a rich soundscape filled with up-leveled depth and detail. Also, the redesigned One UI 3 helps enable more intuitive experiences and consistent interactions by increasing speed, reducing distractions and highlighting important information.
  • Support sustainability – Samsung regularly evaluates products, packaging and operations to discover new ways to improve our efforts to promote sustainability. The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G uses pulp mold and paper to minimise unused space and material use for the packaging[11].
  • Software updates – Samsung always aims to provide Galaxy users with an up –to-date mobile OS, and this is now expanded to the A Series. The Samsung Galaxy A52 5G will support software upgrades for three generations, and regular security updates for a minimum of four years[12].


Alongside the Samsung Galaxy A52 5G, Samsung unveiled the Samsung Galaxy A72, packing a long-lasting 5,000mAh battery7, a large immersive Super AMOLED display and a smooth scrolling experience with a 90Hz refresh rate.

With the Samsung Galaxy A72, enjoy a versatile quad camera array with 64MP high-resolution, complete with 4K Video Snap so you can turn special moments from 4K videos into 8MP high-resolution images. Scene Optimiser also uses AI to shoot with optimal settings for 30 categories of images and backgrounds such as food, landscapes, and pets. What’s more, ensure total peace of mind with water and dust resistance with an IP67 rating5.


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