Four months ago, Samsung had announced that it will launch its Galaxy A series 5G smartphones in the US. In June, the company launched the Galaxy A71 5G in the country, and now, it has announced that the Galaxy A51 5G will be available in the US later this week.
The Galaxy A51 5G will be available in the US for $499.99. It can be purchased via Samsung and T-Mobile from August 7. Verizon will start selling the Galaxy A51 5G UW, which supports the carrier’s mmWave 5G network, from August 13. It will also be available through Metro, but the company has not revealed any release date yet. The mid-range 5G smartphone will be available in three colors: Prism Cube Black, Prism Cube White, Prism Cube Pink.
Galaxy A51 5G specs
The South Korean smartphone giant’s new 5G smartphone sports a 6.5-inch Super AMOLED Infinity-O display with Full HD+ resolution and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The phone runs Android 10 with One UI 2, and it comes equipped with the Exynos 980 processor (Snapdragon 765G in the Galaxy A51 5G UW), 6GB/8GB RAM, 128GB internal storage, and a microSD card slot.
The Galaxy A51 5G specs include a 32MP selfie camera on the front and a 48MP+12MP+5MP+5MP quad-camera setup on the rear. The 48MP sensor acts as the primary camera, while the 12MP sensor sits behind an ultrawide-angle lens. The two 5MP sensors are used for depth sensing and macro shots. The phone can record 4K videos as well.
In terms of connectivity, the upcoming mid-range smartphone features A-GPS, 5G, LTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, a USB Type-C port, and a headphone jack. The Galaxy A51 5G is powered by a 4,500mAh battery and supports 15W fast charging. It also features an under-display optical fingerprint reader. If you want an even larger screen, you can have a look at the Galaxy A71 5G, which is priced at $599.99.