Samsung unveiled the Galaxy A52 and Galaxy A72 models at its event today. With the A50 and A70, the first members of the revamped Galaxy A series, the company has set the bar much higher in its new models. Here are the features and price of the Galaxy A72!
The A72 does not have a 5G version, in this context it is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G processor, similar to the Galaxy A52 4G. Built with an 8 nm fabrication process and capable of reaching 2.3 GHz, this octa-core processor incorporates the Adreno 618 graphics unit.
Galaxy A72 specs: Snapdragon 720G processor, 6.7-inch display
Similar to previous models in the series, the 6.7-inch Super AMOLED screen welcomes us. In addition to the screen size, the resolution of 1080×2400 pixels is the same, this time the screen refresh rate is 90 Hz.
- Size and Weight: 165 x 77.4 x 8.4 mm and 203 grams
- Display: 6.7 inches – Super AMOLED – 90 Hz – 1080 x 2400 pixels – 800 nits
- Processor: Snapdragon 720G – 8 nm – (2 × 2.3 GHz Kryo 465 Gold & 6 × 1.8 GHz Kryo 465 Silver)
- Memory and Storage: 6 GB RAM – 128 GB Storage / 8 GB RAM – 128 GB Storage / 8 GB RAM – 256 GB Storage
Front Camera: 32 Megapixels – f / 2.2 aperture – wide angle
- Rear Camera: 64 Megapixel f / 1.8 wide – 12 Megapixel f / 2.2 ultra wide – 8 Megapixel f / 2.4 telephoto – 5 Megapixel f / 2.4 macro
- Operating System: Android 11 – One UI 3.1
- Battery: 5000 mAh – 25W fast charging
- Color Options: Wonderful Black, Wonderful White, Wonderful Purple, Wonderful Blue
- Additional Features: Fingerprint on the screen, IP68 certification, microSD card slot
Samsung Galaxy A72 camera features
The wide-angle main camera with a 64 Megapixel f/1.8 aperture at the back is accompanied by an 8 Megapixel f/2.4 telephoto and 12 Megapixel f/2.2 ultra wide angle camera, as well as a 5 Megapixel f/2.4 macro camera.
The main and telephoto camera is powered by optical image stabilization, while 3x optical zoom can be made. The Galaxy A72 can record up to 30 FPS in 4K resolution and up to 120 FPS in Full HD resolution.
IP68 certificate, 5000 mAh battery, Dolby Atmos
Thanks to the IP67 certificate, the phone can be underwater for 30 minutes at a depth of 1 meter and can connect with two wireless headphones at the same time. In addition, you can use the 3.5 mm headphone jack.
Samsung wants to keep the bar high again when it comes to sound, featuring stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos support.
Samsung has increased its battery capacity, not wanting the 90 Hz refresh rate to negatively affect battery life. In this context, the battery is 4500 mAh in previous models and 5000 mAh in the A72. The phone, which has 25W fast charging support, is allegedly capable of offering up to 2 days of battery life.
The price of the Samsung Galaxy A72 is set at 449 euros for Europe.