Samsung has introduced its cheapest 5G phone in the form of the Galaxy A22 which will be available to consumers from July.
Samsung has introduced the Galaxy A22 in both 4G and 5G versions and the two phones are quite different from each other.
Earlier, Samsung’s cheapest 5G phone was the Galaxy A32 5G, which started at 280 euros, but now the award has gone to the A22 (5G)
Galaxy A22 (5G)
Samsung did not reveal the phone’s processor but may have used MediaTek’s Dementia 700 to keep its price down.
The phone has 4, 6, and 8 GB RAM and 64 to 128 GB storage options, which can be further expanded with a microSD card.
The phone is equipped with a 6.6-inch LCD display with a 90 Hz refresh rate.
Inside the phone is a 5000 mAh battery with 15 watts fast charging support and a fingerprint scanner on the side.
There is a setup of 3 cameras on the back of the phone, the main camera is 48 megapixels with 5-megapixel ultra-wide and depth sensor cameras.
There is an 8-megapixel camera hidden in the waterdrop notch on the front of the phone.
The phone will be available in specific markets from July for 230 euros (over 43,000 Pakistani rupees), while the model with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage will cost 250 euros (approximately 47,000 Pakistani rupees).
Galaxy A22 LTE
The Galaxy A22 is quite different from the LTE 5G model.
It has MediaTek’s older Helio G80 processor, 4 to 6 GB of RAM, and 64 to 128 GB of storage, but no SD card slot.
The screen of the phone is also different and it has a 6.4 inch Super AMOLED display with a 90 Hz refresh rate.
The notch of this phone is also different which has a 13-megapixel selfie camera.
This phone also comes with a 5000 mAh battery with 15-watt fast charging support.
The back of the phone has a triple camera setup with a 48-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel Ultra Wide, and a 2-megapixel macro camera.
The company did not disclose the price or availability of the phone.