In 2019, Samsung is going aggressive to reclaim market share. By unveiling Galaxy Fold and releasing Galaxy S10, Samsung does excellent innovations for the smartphone market. As the devices sitting one tier below from high-end flagship, Galaxy A Series is aimed at the value flagship space. Galaxy A50, as one of the newest Samsung’s budget smartphone, comes with the latest version of Android and evocative design. There are the specs and reviews for Samsung Galaxy A50.
1. Design and Display
Galaxy A50 comes with a 6.4 inch Super AMOLED Infinity-U display (403 ppi), 74.5 mm width, 158.5 mm height, and 7.7 mm thickness. When we take a look at the body of the phone, there is no rear fingerprint sensor attached. The optical fingerprint is built into the screen. Power and volume buttons are side-mounted, and 3.5mm headphone jack and USB-C on the rear of the device.
For a budget smartphone, the camera specs on Galaxy A50 are impressive. It has three main cameras, 25MP Low Light with f/1.7 aperture, 8MP Ultra-Wide with f/2.2 aperture, and 5MP Live Focus with f/2.2 aperture. With three cameras, you also get the option for blurring the background photo, continuous shooting, and HDR mode. For your selfie, it has a 25MP selfie camera with 2.0 aperture. Both front and rear cameras can record a video up to 1080p/30fps.
3. Battery and Storage
The battery capacity in Galaxy A50 is 4000 mAh, which is the same as Galaxy A30. It also supports fast charging of 15W. For storing your data, Galaxy A50 has a 64GB internal memory (4GB/6GB RAM) and expandable up to 512GB.
With the latest Android 9.0 (Pie) and Samsung One UI, Galaxy A50 user interface looks sleek and intuitive. It also comes with Exynos 9610 Octa-core chipset and Mali-G72 GPU. Pretty impressive for a budget smartphone.
5. Other Features
Galaxy A50 comes with Dual-SIM (Nano), Bluetooth 5.0, Accelerometer, Proximity, Compass, built-in GPS, IP68 standard for your activities, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 front screen, and 240fps slow-mo video recording.
Overall, Galaxy A50 is an impressive device for a low price tag. The price tag for Galaxy A50 is €349 or around $395. Samsung is doing a great job in the budget smartphone for market share. After the release of Samsung Galaxy S10 line, we think Galaxy A50 is really satisfying for a more affordable smartphone with amazing specs.
Galaxy A50 Specs
|Dimension||158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm|
|Battery||- Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh|
- Fast battery charging 15W
|Sensors||- Fingerprint (under display) |
|Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Rear||- 25 MP f/1.7|
- 8 MP, f/2.2
- 5 MP f/2.2
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Internal||- 128 GB, 6 GB RAM|
- 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
|Card Slot||microSD, up to 512 GB|