Samsung Introduces Galaxy A52 5G and A32 5G in Singapore

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Samsung Electronics Singapore announced that the newest additions to the Galaxy A series family, Galaxy A52 5G and Galaxy A32 5G, will be available from 27 March and 2 April respectively.

 

The Galaxy A52 5G and Galaxy A32 5G, Samsung’s most affordable 5G smartphone to date, 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 Galaxy foundation features. The Galaxy A series will also expand your mobile experience by providing access to the wider Galaxy ecosystem of connected devices, such as Galaxy Buds Pro, Galaxy SmartTag, and Galaxy Tab[1].

 

Create, communicate and express yourself with an awesome camera

Samsung has set the bar high for camera quality, and the Galaxy A52 5G and A32 5G are no different. By making exciting camera innovations available for the new Galaxy A series, you can enjoy more fun and versatile photos and videos.

 

Shoot vivid and crisp photos and videos with ease thanks to a versatile quad camera system on both the Galaxy A52 5G and A32 5G. The Galaxy A52 5G features a 64MP high-resolution Main camera, a 12MP Ultra-wide camera, a 5MP Depth camera to provide a touch to portrait photography, and a 5MP Macro camera to pick up the most minute of details in close-up shots; while the A32 5G boasts similar camera configurations with a 48MP Main camera, 8MP Ultra-wide camera with 123-degree field of view, 2MP Depth camera, and a 5MP Macro camera. Both smartphones also come with high resolution front camera for users to capture eye-catching selfies in high clarity – perfect for high-quality social media content.

With Scene Optimiser2, the Galaxy A52 5G uses AI to optimise all shots with optimal settings for 30 categories of images and backgrounds such as food, landscapes, and pets. Users can also instantly turn favourite moments from 4K videos into 8MP high-resolution images with 4K Video Snap.

 

Whether filming the latest dance challenges or capturing a new skateboard trickOIS[2] (optical image stabilisation) on the Galaxy A52 5G ensures pictures and videos come out sharp and steady. No need to miss any important moment because of low lighting anymore – Night mode uses multi-frame processing to combine 12 images into one, resulting in a bright and crisp image even in the dark.

 

For creative individuals, the Galaxy A52 5G features AR Emoji2 and My Filter2 to allow you to add style and unique flair to your content.

 

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.

 

Enjoy your favourite shows on Samsung’s beloved Super AMOLED display of the Galaxy A52 5G. Now with 120Hz refresh rates on the Galaxy A52 5G, and 60Hz on the Galaxy A32 5G, the scrolling experience is even smoother. Keep watching and scrolling social media posts even when outside thanks to an increased 800nits luminance.

 

The display is also ‘Eye Care’ certified[3], and automatically adjusts the display’s colour temperature based on smartphone usage patterns to reduce eye fatigue with ‘Eye Comfort Shield[4]’. 

 

The new Galaxy A series also features a refreshed design that is simple yet purposeful with a soft-edge design and minimal camera housing.

 

Experience the awesome Galaxy ecosystem with the Galaxy A52 5G

 

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

The new Galaxy A series experience is enhanced by the seamless connections and new opportunities offered through the Samsung Galaxy ecosystem.

 

SmartThings connects to thousands of devices to give users the control in a smart home environment right from the Galaxy A series – including wearables, tablets, PCs, and TVs. Additionally, SmartThings Find locates your paired devices with more intuitive and detailed directions, and Galaxy SmartTag[5] Bluetooth locator can find non-connected devices or belongings by attaching it to what matters most.

 

Whether participating in a joint workout at home or catching up on the latest podcast with friends, Music Share enables the smartphone to sync with a friend’s device to share music without speaker pairing. Also, pair phones with two sets of Galaxy Buds devices and listen together with Buds Together.

 

In the spirit of sharing, Quick Share lets you easily send pictures and videos without size limitation to nearby Galaxy devices. With Private Share[6]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 Galaxy foundation

The new Galaxy A series comes with the Galaxy essentials that all Galaxy users deserve to have.

 

  • A peace of mind: Take the chance with your Galaxy A52 5G and get messy without worry. The Galaxy A52 5G is water and dust resistant[7] with an IP67 rating. By adding Samsung Care+[8], you can experience total peace of mind with worry-free total care service, including always-on service care 24/7 via Samsung Hotline and Live Chat, 50% savings on an out-of-warranty repair[9] and more[10]. Protect the things that matter with the built-in Samsung Knox[11] – Samsung’s defence-grade security system that safeguards personal information and data in real-time.

 

  • Long-lasting battery and hyper-fast connectivity: Capture, create, and consume without slowing down with a large battery capacity that lasts two days[12] with the Galaxy A52 5G’s 4,500mAh and A32 5G’s 5,000mAh battery capacity. With power, hyper-fast speeds and strong performance, the Galaxy A52 5G and A32 5G make 5G connectivity[13] accessible for everyone to enjoy the most from their device.

 

  • Enjoy premium essentials – The Galaxy A52 5G and Galaxy A32 5G are equipped with the Galaxy essentials including stereo speakers and external memory up to 1TB[14]. Enhance the stereo speakers experience with Dolby Atmos for a rich soundscape filled with up-leveled depth and detail.

 

  • Premium mobile experience: The redesigned One UI 3 enables more intuitive experiences and consistent interactions by increasing speed, reducing distractions and highlighting important information. In addition, the in-built Game Booster software offers a fast and powerful gaming experience with improved network connectivity and lower latency by automatically adjusting settings such as battery life, temperature and memory usage for the best gaming experience. 

 

  • Support sustainability: The Galaxy A52 5G and A32 5G use pulp mold and paper to minimise unused space and material use for the packaging[15].

 

  • 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 Galaxy A52 5G and A32 5G will support software upgrades for three generations, and regular security updates for a minimum of four years[16].

 

Local Pricing and Availability

In conjunction with Lazada’s 8th birthday celebration, the Galaxy A52 5G will be available for order via Lazada from 17 March, 10pm. For a limited time only, consumers who order the Galaxy A52 5G from Lazada will be entitled to a complimentary[17] Galaxy Buds+ in Black (worth $268).

 

The Galaxy A52 5G will be available in Singapore from 27 March, while the Galaxy A32 5G will be available from 2 April. Both devices will be available at local telecommunication operators (M1, Singtel and StarHub), Samsung Online Store, Samsung Experience Stores, Samsung Official Store in Lazada and Shopee, Amazon, KrisShop, Zalora, Takashimaya Department Store, major consumer electronics & IT stores, and selected authorised mobile retailers.

 

 

The respective recommended retail prices for the devices are as follows:

 

Model

Screen Size[18]

Colour

Memory[19]

RRP

Galaxy A52 5G

6.5”

Awesome Black, Awesome Blue, Awesome Violet, Awesome White

RAM: 8GB

ROM: 256GB 

$648

RAM: 8GB

ROM: 128GB 

$548

Galaxy A32 5G

6.5”

Awesome Black, Awesome Blue, Awesome Violet, Awesome White

RAM: 8GB

ROM: 128GB 

$428

RAM: 4GB

ROM: 128GB 

$348

Smart View Cover

Black, White

$68

 

 

From 27 March to 30 April, consumers who purchase the Galaxy A52 5G will receive a complimentary16 Smart View Cover in White (worth $68). While stocks last; terms & conditions apply. 

 

 

Product Specifications

 

Specification

Galaxy A32 5G

Galaxy A52 5G

Display

6.5” HD+ PLS TFT LCD

Infinity-V Display (720x 1600), 270 ppi

60 Hz refresh rate

6.5” FHD+ Super AMOLED,

Infinity-O Display (1080 x2400), 407 ppi 

120 Hz refresh rate

* Infinity-O Display: a near bezel-less, full-frontal screen.

* Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners. The actual viewable area is smaller due to the rounded corners and camera hole. 

Dimension
& Weight

76,1 x 164.2 x 9.1mm

205g

75.1 x 159.9 x 8.4mm

189g

Camera

 

[Front]

13MP FF (F2.2, 0.8µm)

[Front]

32MP FF (F2.2, 0.8µm)

[Rear]

Main: 48MP AF (F1.8, 0.8µm)

Ultra Wide: 8MP FF (F2.2, 1.12µm)

Macro: 5MP FF (F2.4, 1.12µm)

Depth: 2MP FF (F2.4, 1.75µm)

 

*Zoom

Digital Zoom up to 10X

[Rear]

Main: 64MP OIS AF (F1.8, 0.8µm)

Ultra Wide: 12MP FF (F2.2, 1.12µm)

Macro: 5MP FF (F2.4, 1.12µm)

Depth: 5MP FF (F2.4, 1.12µm)

 

*Zoom

Digital Zoom up to 10X

AP

Octa-Core (2×2.0  + 6×2.0 )

Octa-Core (2×2.2  + 6×1.8 )

Memory

RAM: 4/8GB 

ROM: 128GB 

RAM: 8GB

ROM: 128/256GB​

* May differ by model, colour, market, and carrier.
*Actual storage available may depend on pre-installed software. 

Expandable Memory
& SIM Card

2 slots (SIM 1 + Hybrid)

Micro SD: Up to 1TB

* MicroSD card sold separately. Availability may vary depending on manufacturer.

* SIM card sold separately. Availability may vary depending on carrier. 

Battery

5,000 mAh (typical)

4,500 mAh ​(typical)

* Typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 4,860mAh for A32 5G, and 4,370mAh for Galaxy A52 5G, respectively. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns, and other factors. 

Charging

15W Fast Charging – A32 5G

25W Fast Charging – A52 5G

* Wired charging compatible with QC2.0 and AFC.

OS

Android 11

Network

5G Sub6 FDD,5G Sub6 TDD

5G Sub6 FDD,5G Sub6 TDD

* Actual speed dependent on 5G network supported and may vary for countries. SIM card upgrade and/or software update may be required. Data subscription fees apply.

Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4G+5GHz)

Bluetooth® v 5.0

USB Type 2.0-C

Location (GPS, Glonass, BeiDou, Galileo) 

* Galileo and BeiDou coverage may be limited. BeiDou may not be available for certain countries. 

Payment

NFC

MST (A52 5G KOR Only)

Available in select markets. Payment solutions and available features may vary depending on market, carrier, and service providers.

Sensors

Accelerometer, Fingerprint sensor, Gyro sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Hall sensor, Light sensor, Virtual Proximity sensor

Authentication

Lock type: Pattern, PIN, password 

Biometric lock type: Face Recognition, Side Fingerprint sensor

Lock type: Pattern, PIN, password 

Biometric lock type: Face Recognition, On-Screen Fingerprint sensor

Audio

[Stereo speakers sound by AKG]

Surround sound with Dolby Atmos technology

 

[Ultra high quality audio playback]

UHQ 24-bit

 

[Audio playback format]

MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA

[Bluetooth]

Dual Audio: Connect two Bluetooth devices to the Galaxy A52 5G, and A32 5G to play audio through the two devices simultaneously.

* The two connected devices may exhibit a slight difference in sound output.

 

Scalable Codec: Enhanced Bluetooth connection under ambient radio frequency interference.

* Available only for certain accessories made by Samsung.

* The two connected devices may exhibit a slight difference in sound output. 

* Available only for certain accessories made by Samsung and AKG. 

Video

[Video playback format]

MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM 

 

[TV connection]

Wireless: Smart View (screen mirroring 1080p at 30fps) 

Water Resistance

N/A

IP67

* Based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1 metre of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Rinse residue/dry if wet. Not advised for beach, pool use and soapy water. 

 


[1] Galaxy Buds Pro, Galaxy SmartTag, and Galaxy Tab sold separately.

[2] Only available on the Galaxy A52 5G.

[3] SGS, the world’s leading certification company, awarded Galaxy A series’ display the Eye Care Certification based on its ability to reduce thblue light. This certification can be found on www.sgs.com.

[4] Eye Comfort Shield is ‘off’ by default, and must be turned on in Settings.

[5] Galaxy SmartTag sold separately.

[6] Private Share enables more secure sharing with blockchain-based encryption technology and works between Galaxy smartphones with Android P or later. App download required to send/receive Private Share link. After sharing, senders can revoke the files from receivers.

[7] Galaxy A52 is rated as IP67. Based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1 metre of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Not advised for beach, pool use and soapy water. In case you spill liquids containing sugar on the phone, please rinse the device in clean, stagnant water while clicking keys. Safe against low water pressure only. High water pressure such as running tap water or shower may damage the device.

[9] Limited to one-time for Samsung Care+ (12-months) and two-time for Samsung Care+ (24-months).

[10] With Samsung Care+, Galaxy A series devices are covered with 50% savings on out-of-warranty repairs, personalised assistance and repair at your doorstep, hassle-free data transfer, 24/7 remote support and extended warranty.

[11] Availability varies by device.

[12] Estimated against the usage profile of an average/typical user Independently assessed by Strategy Analytics between 2021.01.20-01.31 in UK with pre-release versions of SM-A725, SM-A525, SM-A526, SM-A325, SM-A326 under default setting using LTE and 5G Sub6 networks (NOT tested under 5G mmWave network). Actual battery life varies by network environment, features and apps used, frequency of calls and messages, number of times charged, and many other factors.

[13] 5G network availability and actual speed may vary depending on network provider and user environment.

[14] SD Card sold separately.

[15] These materials are PEFC (Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification), SFI (Sustainable Forestry Initiative) and FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified.

[16] After the initial phone release. Availability of security updates may vary by device and market. The lists of security update models are subject to change and will be reviewed on a periodic basis. For further details, please refer to Samsung Mobile “Security Updates” https://security.samsungmobile.com/workScope.smsb.

[17] Complimentary gifts are while stocks last, and not exchangeable for cash or other items. Samsung reserves the right to substitute the gifts at its sole discretion without prior notice. Other terms & conditions apply; please refer to pre-order terms & conditions for more details.

[18] Display measurements are diagonal, and actual viewable area is less due to rounded corners and camera hole punch.

[19] Actual user-accessible internal memory is less than specified total memory due to storage of the operating system, the software used to operate device features, and other built-in applications, and may vary after software updates/upgrades.

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