Alongside the Samsung Galaxy A53 5G and Galaxy A33 5G smartphones, Samsung also introduced the Samsung Galaxy A73 5G, which serves as the high-end version of the new phones. The Galaxy A73 5G features a larger 6.7-inch Super AMOLED display along with a 108MP quad-camera set-up, and a Snapdragon 778G processor. Breakdown
The Samsung Galaxy A73 5G features a 6.7-inch Super AMOLED FHD+ Infinity-O Display with a 120Hz refresh rate, an upgrade on the 90Hz refresh rate its predecessor A72 was launched with. It also has a pixel resolution of 1080×2400, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, and an in-display fingerprint scanner.
It is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 778G processor with Adreno 642L GPU. Like the Galaxy A53 5G and A33 5G, the smartphone also has two storage options of 6GB RAM with 128GB and 8GB RAM with 256GB internal storage, both of which can be expanded up to 1TB via microSD.
Samsung Galaxy A73 5G displays its superiority in the camera department as it features a quad-camera set-up that includes a 1008MP main camera with OIS accompanied by a 12MP ultra-wide-angle camera, a 5MP depth sensor, and a 5MP macro camera with LED flash. At its front, it packs the same 32MP camera in the A53 5G within a punch-hole notch.
In terms of connectivity, the A73 5G offers 5G SA / NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, and NFC. It runs on Android 12 with Samsung One UI 4.1 out of the box and packs a 5000mAh battery with 25W fast charging support.
Samsung Galaxy A73 5G Specifications
Samsung Galaxy A73 5G
|Display||6.7-inch FHD+ (1080×2400 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity-O Display with 120Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection|
|Processor||Octa-Core (4 x 2.4GHz + 4 x 1.8GHz Kryo 670 CPUs) Snapdragon 778G 6nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 642L GPU|
|Storage||6GB RAM with 128GB / 8GB RAM with 256GB internal storage, expandable up to 1TB via micro SD card|
|Operating System||Android 12 with Samsung One UI 4.1|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)|
|Rear Camera||108MP rear camera, f/1.8 aperture, OIS, 12MP ultra-wide angle camera, f/2.2 aperture, 5MP depth sensor, and 5MP macro camera with f/2.4 aperture, LED flash|
|Front Camera||32MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture|
|Fingerprint||In-display Fingerprint sensor|
|Dimensions||163.7×76.1×7.6mm; Weight: 181g|
|Water Resistance Rating||Water-resistant (IP67)|
|Connectivity||5G SA / NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC|
|Audio||USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers with sound by AKG, Dolby Atmos|
|Battery||5000mAh (typical) battery with 25W fast charging|
Samsung Galaxy A73 5G will be made available in Gray, White, and Mint colors. Though the pricing details are yet to be announced, the smartphone rolls out globally from April 22nd.