Last month Samsung introduced the 4G variant of Galaxy A22 in the Indian market. Today the company announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G in the country. To recall both 4G and 5G models were earlier introduced in the Europen market last month. The new smartphone comes with a 48-megapixel triple rear camera setup, a 90Hz display and it also supports 11 5G bands better connectivity.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G price and availability
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G has been launched in India in two variants. The 6GB RAM with 128GB storage model is priced at Rs 19,999 whereas the 8GB RAM with 128GB storage model comes with a price tag of Rs 21,999. Both these models will be offered in three colour options of Grey, Mint, and Violet. The 5G smartphone will be available for purchase across retail stores, Samsung.com and leading online portals.
The launch offers include HDFC debit and credit cardholders can avail a bank cashback of Rs 1500 on purchase of Galaxy A22 5G.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G specifications
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G features a 6.6-inch full-HD+ display offering 90Hz refresh rate support. It runs One UI Core 3.1 on top of Android 11 and is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC coupled with up to 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage options. The storage can be expanded up to 1TB using a microSD card.
For the photos and videos, Samsung Galaxy A22 5G comes with a triple rear camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel primary sensor. Furthermore, there is a 5-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Upfront there is an 8-megapixel camera lens housed inside a notch for taking selfies.
The smartphone is fuelled by a 5,000mAh battery that comes with 15W fast charging support. On the connectivity front, there is 5G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS among others. Additionally, the sensor on the phone includes an accelerometer, ambient light, proximity sensors and more. It comes with support for 11 5G bands for fast speeds and low latency that lets you stream and share content in the blink of an eye.
“With Galaxy A22 5G, Samsung reaffirms the Galaxy A philosophy of making innovation accessible to all. Galaxy A22 5G is the first 5G ready Galaxy A Series smartphone and is now the most affordable smartphone in our vast portfolio of 5G devices. Galaxy A22 5G has been designed keeping in mind evolving consumer needs and comes with segment-leading features like a smooth 90Hz display, versatile camera and a fast and efficient processor. It is a perfect choice for customers who want their device to be future-ready with its 11 bands’ support and promise of two year OS upgrades,” said Aditya Babbar, Senior Director and Head, Mobile Marketing, Samsung India.
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