The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G was launched in India on Friday as the company’s newest 5G smartphone. The Samsung smartphone has triple rear cameras and a 90 Hz display. It uses a waterdrop style display notch for the front camera. Other important highlights of the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G are up to 8 GB of RAM, a 48-megapixel main camera and Dolby Atmos audio via wired and wireless headsets. You also get 11 5G bands for a faster connectivity experience when sharing 5G networks in the country. The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G debuted in Europe last month alongside the Galaxy A22 4G. It competes against Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, Realme X7 5G and iQoo Z3.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G price in India, availability details
The price of the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G in India has been set at Rs. 19,999 for the 6 GB RAM + 128 GB storage variant. The smartphone also has an 8GB RAM + 128GB storage version priced at Rs. 21,999. It is available in gray, mint and purple colors and will be available in various retail stores across the country starting today (July 25th). The phone will also be available from midnight on Samsung.com and leading online portals.
Introductory offers for the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G include 1,500 cashback for HDFC bank card holders and EMI options through various banking and NBFC partners.
The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G was originally launched in Europe for 229 euros (approx. 20,100 Rs.) For the 4GB + 64GB memory variant and the 4GB + 128GB memory model for 249 euros (21,800 Rs.).
Last month Samsung brought out the 4G variant of the Galaxy A22 with different specs and a price of Rs. 18,499.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G specifications
The dual SIM (Nano) Samsung Galaxy A22 5G runs on Android 11 with One UI Core 3.1 above and has a 6.6-inch Full HD + Infinity V display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC, together with up to 8 GB of RAM. The smartphone carries the triple rear-view camera setup that houses the 48-megapixel primary sensor, along with a 5-megapixel ultra-wide shooter and a 2-megapixel depth sensor.
For selfies and video chats, the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G has an 8-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front.
The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G is equipped with 128 GB of onboard storage as standard, which can also be expanded using a microSD card (up to 1 TB). Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS / A-GPS and a USB Type-C port. The phone also has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Samsung has provided the Galaxy A22 5G with a 5,000 mAh battery that supports 15W charging. The phone also measures 167.2 x 76.4 x 9 mm and weighs 203 grams.