Samsung Galaxy A72 and Galaxy A52 are said to differ in display size and battery capacity.
By Tasneem Akolawala | Updated: 16 March 2021 12:05 IST
Photo Credit: Voice/ Evan Blass
Samsung Galaxy A72 is reported to support 3x optical zoom
Samsung Galaxy A52 is tipped to pack a 4,500mAh battery
Both phones may have IP67 certification for water and dust resistance
Samsung Galaxy A72 is expected to feature a larger 6.7-inch display
Samsung Galaxy A72 and Samsung Galaxy A52 marketing material and renders have leaked online, showing the differences in the specifications of the two upcoming smartphones. The new Galaxy A-series phones will launch globally on March 17, and leaks have been picking up pace as the launch event nears. The latest such leak suggests that the Samsung Galaxy A32, which has already seen a soft launch in some markets including India, will also be announced alongside the Samsung Galaxy A72 and the Galaxy A52.
Tipster Evan Blass posted on Voice to leak a chunk of marketing material and renders of the Samsung Galaxy A72 and Samsung Galaxy A52. The two phones are said to differ in display size, battery capacity, and camera features. The marketing material suggests the Samsung Galaxy A72 may feature a 6.7-inch display whereas the Galaxy A52 may feature a smaller 6.5-inch display. The Samsung Galaxy A72 is expected to have a larger 5,000mAh battery while the Galaxy A52 may integrate a 4,500mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy A72 is also said to support 3x optical zoom.
The design of the two phones seems to be identical with quad cameras at the back and an Infinity-O Display with the cutout placed in the top centre. The Samsung Galaxy A72 and Galaxy A52 are reported to be IP67 certified for dust and water resistance up to a depth of 10 metres for 30 minutes. The phones are said to support OIS and feature a Super AMOLED full-HD+ display with 800 nits of peak brightness. The battery packs of the handsets are expected to last for up to two days. Samsung could also introduce an exchange offer for more discount with the launch of the new phones.
Renders leaked by Blass suggests that the Samsung Galaxy A72 and Galaxy A52 may come in White, Black, Grey, and Light Blue colour options. The leaked marketing material of Samsung Galaxy A52 suggests an octa-core processor on board paired with 6GB of RAM. It is tipped to offer 128GB of storage with the option to expand it further (up to 1TB) using a microSD card. There is expected to be a quad camera setup with a 64-megapixel main camera with an f/1.8 aperture and OIS, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with an f/2.2 aperture, and 5-megapixel macro and depth cameras with f/2.4 apertures. It is listed to support 5G as well.