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Samsung Brand New Mid-Tier 5G Smartphone — Galaxy A52 5G

Mar 18. 2021

Enjoy every moment of your wonderful life; Awesome is for everyone

Versatile quad camera, display at 120Hz fresh rate, comprehensive Galaxy ecosystem experience



Available for sale from March 24

Hong Kong – March 18, 2021 - Samsung Electronics H.K. Company, Limited today announced the launch of a new addition to the Galaxy A series 5G smartphones, the Galaxy A52 5G. It comes with a series of powerful innovations that allow consumers to enjoy the awesome mobile experience brought by the Galaxy smartphones. Going with the flow of our ever-changing lives, people are now more actively looking for a different lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for fun at home or exploring nature, no matter how you choose to live your life, the Galaxy A52 5G is here to accompany you as you enjoy every awesome moment. The brand-new Samsung Galaxy S52 5G ensures that users can express themselves via its versatile camera features, experience the smooth and quality display as well as an advanced performance series in Galaxy devices, including water and dust resistance and a long battery life, and live freely. The Galaxy A52 5G and its accessories will be available from March 24. 

“To meet consumers’ needs and preferences, Samsung is aiming to expand more of its diversified smart devices and completed Galaxy ecosystem, letting more consumers enjoy new Galaxy innovations. The Galaxy A52 5G inherits the essentials of the Galaxy devices, and provides advanced features and mobile experiences at an attractive price,” said Ms. Yiyin Zhao, Managing Director of Samsung Electronics H.K. Company, Limited. 

Versatile Quad Camera to Express Yourself Freely

The brand-new Galaxy A52 5G has quad camera, where a 64MP main camera can capture high-quality pictures. The front camera can take selfies of 32MP. With help of a range of camera features, users can record more interesting photos and videos. Instantly turn the wonderful moments from 4K videos into 8MP high-resolution images with 4K Video Snap. Scene Optimizer uses AI to shoot with optimal settings for 30 categories of images and backgrounds such as food, landscapes, and pets. 

The Galaxy A52 5G is equipped with OIS (optical image stabilization) to ensure pictures and videos come out steady. Night mode uses multi-frame processing, resulting in a bright and crisp image even in low lighting, without missing any important moment. After taking the pictures, users can edit photos using AR Emoji and My Filter. They can also apply AR Lenses from Snapchat with Fun Mode when snapping content from the native camera app. 

Upgraded Display and Refined Design Elevates Viewing Experience

The new Galaxy A series features a refreshed simple look with a soft-edge design and minimal camera housing. Available in Awesome Violet, Awesome Blue, Awesome Black and Awesome White, the device looks stylish yet elegant. 

The Galaxy A52 5G adopts 6.5-inch Super AMOLED Infinity-O Display with 120Hz refresh rate and up to 800nits of brightness, bringing smoother control and viewing experience. In addition, the display of Samsung Galaxy A52 5G is also ‘Eye Care’ certified[1], and automatically adjusts the display’s color temperature based on smartphone usage patterns to reduce eye fatigue with ‘Eye Comfort Shield[2]’. 

Galaxy Ecosystem Brings More Enjoyment to Life

The seamless connections offered through the Samsung Galaxy ecosystem further complete the Galaxy A52 5G’s user experience. SmartThings connects to and controls devices in a smart home environment right from the Galaxy A52 5G—including wearables, tablets, PCs and TVs. For example, use SmartThings Find to locate the paired devices, and Galaxy SmartTag[3] Bluetooth locator can find non-connected devices or belongings. 

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G has a range of awesome features helping users to share their everyday life. Music Share simply syncs a phone with a friend’s device to share music without speaker pairing. Also, users can pair phones with two sets of Galaxy Buds devices and listen together with Buds Together. 

Quick Share lets you easily send pictures and videos without size limitation to a friend’s Galaxy device nearby, sharing the happy moments together. With Private Share[4], users can choose who to share with, or revoke the photos and videos even after sharing with just one tap, providing them privacy. 

The Comprehensive Galaxy System Meets All Needs

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G comes with 4,500mAh battery[5]. The Adaptive Power Saving can achieve efficient battery management by analyzing your battery consumption patterns. Users can use, capture, create without worry of running out of battery thanks to long-lasting battery life[6] and the Intelligent Battery feature. Users can get a 50% charge on the phone in just 30 minutes with 25W Fast Charging[7]. Advanced Game Booster is able to shut down background apps to allow longer play time. Priority Mode blocks incoming calls and texts to avoid any interference during the game. The hyper-fast 5G connectivity and lower latency bring an immersive gaming experience[8]

The Galaxy A52 5G is water- and dust-resistant with an IP67 rating[9] to withstand challenges in everyday life. The built-in defense-grade security system, Samsung Knox[10], safeguards personal information and data in real-time, including payments, biometrics and health data, protecting all critical information. 

The Galaxy A52 5G is equipped with 8GB RAM and 256GB ROM, supporting up to 1TB microSDä card. The redesigned One UI 3 helps enable better experiences by increasing speed, reducing distractions and highlighting important information. 

Availability and Suggested Retail Price

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G will be available on the following dates with the suggested retail price:



Available Date

Suggested Retail Price

Galaxy A52 5G

(8GB RAM + 256GB ROM)



Awesome Violet

Awesome Black

Awesome Blue# 

Awesome White#

March 24, 2021


Samsung Galaxy A52 5G in Awesome Blue and Awesome White will go for preferential sales from March 24 to April 8 at Samsung Online Shop, Samsung Experience Store, authorized resellers and distributors’ online stores. 


Samsung Galaxy A52 5G Smartphones’ Covers:




Launch Date

Suggested Retail Price

Smart S View Cover

- Antimicrobial Coating to protect users’ health*

- Smart control page to get message notifications, enjoy music and pickup calls through the clear view cover

- Equipped with one card pocket for personal stuff

Black, White



March 24


Silicone Cover

- Silky and soft-touch finish with inner flexible protection

- A great variety of color choices adding fun to the users’ choice

Black, Blue, Violet

March 24


Clear Standing Cover


- High-Quality clear rear and slim design

- Detachable kickstand enables multiple viewing angles to let users enjoy viewing more


March 24



* Antimicrobial property does not completely protect users against bacteria and provides no protection against viruses including Covid-19. Antimicrobial effect may vary depending on conditions of use. Antimicrobial coating on outside of phone case only. Please refer to for more information. In case of concerns, reach out to customer support. In case of an allergic reaction, seek medical assistance.


* Products will be available at Samsung Online Shop (

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G Product Specifications:

Special Features











Infinity Display Experience:

- 6.5” Infinity-O FHD+, Super AMOLED Display (1080 x 2400)

- Super Smooth 120Hz

- Convenient One UI

Best Camera Experience:

- Rear: Quad Camera

- Main camera: 64MP (OIS) Camera with F1.8 AF

- Depth camera: 5MP with F2.4

- Ultra wide camera: 12MP Ultra-wide angle 123 degree with F2.2

- Macro camera(40mm): 5MP with F2.4

- Live Focus

- Shot suggestions

- Super steady video

- Single Take: AI processing delivers enhanced video & photo effects

- Front: 32MP Camera with F2.2

Large Storage Capacity & Smooth multitasking:

- 256GB internal storage and 8GB RAM

- Support microSD™ (up to 1TB)

- Processor:  Snapdragon 750G Octa-core (2.2GHz, 1.8GHz)

Wired Fast charging:

- 4,500 mAh long lasting battery

- 25W Wired Fast charging▲▲

Enriched Features for Convenient life:

- Support 5G in Hong Kong++

- Support 4G & 3G in Hong Kong & China (4 mode)++

- IP67 Dust and Water resistant*

- Support Samsung Pay##

- Support DOLBY ATMOS™

- Support on-screen fingerprint recognition

- Dual Messenger: Able to use two different accounts for the same IM

- Secure Folder : Hidden for your protection

Handy for travel:

- Support Hong Kong 5G & 4G & 3G & 2G networks++ 

- 5G Nano-SIM + 4G Nano-SIM (Hybrid slots)

- Dual-SIM Dual-Standby^

Operating Platform***

Android 11



5G Sub-6 FDD: N1(2100)

5G Sub-6 TDD: N41(2500), N78(3500), N79(4500)

4G FDD-LTE: B1(2100), B2(1900), B3(1800), B4(AWS), B5(850), B7(9600), B8(900), B12(700), B17(700), B20(800), B28(700)

4G TDD-LTE: B34(2010), B38(2600), B39(1900), B40(2300), B41(2500)

3G WCDMA: B1(2100), B2(1900), B5(850), B8(900), B4(AWS)

2G GSM: GSM850, GSM900, DCS1800, PCS1900


159.9 (L) x 75.1 (W) x 8.4 (D) mm


189 g


6.5” Infinity-O FHD+, Super AMOLED Display (1080 x 2400)


Snapdragon 750G Octa-core (2.2GHz, 1.8GHz)


- Internal Memory: 256GB (RAM: 8GB)

- Support microSD™ (up to 1TB)


- Awesome Black

- Awesome Violet

- Awesome White

- Awesome Blue

Battery *

4,500 mAh




- Rear: Quad Camera

- Main camera: 64MP (OIS) Camera with F1.8, with LED flash

- Depth camera: 5MP with F2.4

- Ultra wide camera: 12MP Ultra-wide angle 123 degree with F2.2

- Macro camera(40mm): 5MP with F2.4

- Front: 32MP Camera with F2.2

- Quick Launch: Double click power key to directly access to camera

- Selfie: Beautifying effect, Gesture control, Stickers, Live focus

- Beautifying Effect: Skin tone, Face, Eyes 

- Camera Modes: Food, Night, Panorama , Pro, Live focus, Photo, Video, Super Slow-mo, Slow motion, Hyperlapse

- Fliters: Original, Warm, Cool, Lolli, Pale, Blossom, Ivory, Faded, Soft, KissMe, Greyscale, Classic, B&W

- White Balance: Auto and Manual (adjustable)

- Functions: Exposure value, Face detection, Metering Modes, Location tags, Timer, ISO

- Video Recording and Playback:

- Playback:  UHD 4K (3840 x 2160)

- Recording: UHD 4K (3840 x 2160)

Music Player

- 3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack

Audio / Video Play Format


- Video Play Format: MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM


Internet Tool


- Play Store TM  

- GoogleTM (Google, Chrome, Gmail, Maps, Drive, Play Movies & TV, Duo, Photos, Voice Search, YT Music, Drive) 

- YouTube TM

- Samsung Galaxy Store


Data Transfer^

- LTE Cat.16: 1Gbps / 150Mbps

- DC-HSPA+ 42Mbps / HSUPA 5.76Mbps / 3G / EDGE / GPRS


- IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4GHz+5GHz

- Wi-Fi Direct



Data Connectivity

- USB type C

Wireless Connectivity

- GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou/ Galileo


▲▲ It must be charged by dedicated Samsung Charger and Battery.

* Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.

++ Support 5G Network in HK: Sub6 FDD and Sub6 TDD. Support 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE; 3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in China: TD-SCDMA, WCDMA. Subject to local network, data and messaging services.

# Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.

* Please visit for the Dust and Water Resistance lP67 level

^ Subject to local network, data and messaging services. Users could choose to insert both SIM cards.

▲ Actual available memory for end user usage may vary due to pre-configuration. The pre-configuration includes preloaded operating system and applications.

+ For reference only, please check with our staff for details.

GPS/A-GPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc

***Please visit for latest Operating Platform

##The use of Samsung Pay in each place is subject to the laws and regulations of the service territory and any other rules determined by the relevant merchant, payment processor, payment network, regulator, and government authority. You should check the service availability for your region before use of Samsung Pay. 

** All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation. 

[1] SGS, the world's leading certification company, awarded Galaxy A series’ display the Eye Care Certification based on its ability to reduce the blue light. This certification can be found on

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

[3] Galaxy SmartTag sold separately.

[4] 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

[5] The Galaxy A52 5G has a 4,500mAh battery

[6] 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

[7] 25W charger sold separately.

[8] 5G network availability and actual speed may vary depending on country, network provider and user environment.

[9] The Galaxy A52 are rated as IP67. Based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1 meter 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.

[10] Availability varies by device.

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