Samsung today launched the Galaxy A12 and Galaxy A02s smartphones which officially represents the first members of its Galaxy A (2021) lineup.
Samsung Galaxy A02s
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The Galaxy A02s succeeds the Galaxy A01announced last December. It is built around a 6.5-inch HD+ Infinity-V display and is powered by an octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz, which could be a part of the Snapdragon 450.
The smartphone comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage onboard, and it also has a microSD card slot, which allows storage expansion by up to 1TB.
Speaking about its photography, you get a total of four cameras – a 5MP shooter inside the notch and a 13MP primary camera on the back joined by 2MP macro and 2MP depth units.
Fueling the entire package is a 5,000 mAh battery with 15W charging, which is a significant upgrade over the A01’s 3,000 mAh cell.
Samsung Galaxy A02s Specifications
- 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
- 3G bands: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
- 4G bands: LTE (unspecified)
- Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
- Announced: 2020, November 24
- Status: Exp. release 2021, February
- Dimensions: mm
- Weight: g
- Build: Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame
- Colors: Black, White, Red, Blue
- SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: TFT
- Size: 6.5 inches, 105.5 cm2
- Resolution: 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~259 ppi density)
- Android 10
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM4250 Snapdragon 450 (11 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
- GPU: Adreno 506
- RAM: 3GB
- Internal Storage: 32GB
- Memory Card slot: microSDXC
- eMMC 5.1
- Main Camera: Triple
- 13 MP, (wide), AF
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
- 2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
- Features: LED flash
- Video: [email protected]
- Selfie Camera: Single – 5 MP, f/2.2
- Video: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio 3.5mm jack: Yes
- WLAN: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- NFC: No
- USB: microUSB 2.0
- Sensors: Unspecified
- Battery Type and Capacity: Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
- Charging: Fast charging 15W
Models: SM-A025F, SM-A025F/DS, SM-A025G, SM-A025G/DS, SM-A025M, SM-A025M/DS
[SM-A025F/DS (Global), SM-A025G/DS (India), SM-A025M/DS (LATAM)]
Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy A02s comes in Black, White, Red and Blue color options and will go on sale from February 2021 for €150.