Samsung A50 Review

  • By: Jason Tidwell
  • 05 Aug, 2020

Samsung A50 Review

The Samsung Galaxy A50 is a smartphone which was launched on 25 February 2019, internationally. The device was manufactured by Samsung Electronics. It is a part of its fifth-generation Galaxy A-series lineup. The Samsung Galaxy A50 was the best-selling Android phone in 2019, according to the declaration of Samsung Company.  Samsung Galaxy A50s predecessors are Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018), Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018), and the successor is Samsung Galaxy A51. The slogan of the phone is “Built for the Era of Live.” Let’s find out more about this device in our Samsung a50 review.

Samsung A50 Specification

Network Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 38, 40, 41
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 17, 20, 26, 29, 38, 40, 41, 66, 71
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
Launch Announced 2019, February 25
Status Available. Released 2019, March 18
Body Dimensions 158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm (6.24 x 2.94 x 0.30 in)
Weight 166 g (5.86 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, plastic frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.4 inches, 100.5 cm2 (~84.9% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Platform OS Android 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10, One UI 2.0
Chipset Exynos 9610 (10nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-G72 MP3
Memory Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot)
Internal 64GB 4GB RAM, 64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM
UFS 2.1
Main Camera Triple 25 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.2, (depth)
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie camera Single 25 MP, f/2.0, 25mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.9µm
Features HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE
NFC Yes (market dependent)
Radio FM radio
USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
Features Sensors Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Bixby natural language commands and dictation
Battery Battery Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery
Charging Fast charging 15W
Misc Colors Black, White, Blue, Coral
Models SM-A505F, SM-A505FN, SM-A505GN, SM-A505G, SM-A505FM, SM-A505YN, SM-A505W, SM-A505X, SM-A505U, SM-A505GT, SM-A505U1, SM-A505G, SM-A505N

First, let’s talk about the most highlighting Samsung A50 specification, which is the display. The device has an eye-catching gradient design. It has a sleek, seamless frame. The front part of the device is protected through the Corning Gorilla Glass 5, and the back part of the device is made of plastic. The on-screen fingerprint sensor is hidden inside of the A50’s display for quick, secure success. Besides, facial recognition can be used to unlock the phone. There are three colors available of the device – black, blue and white.

Infinity U display is the latest addition of Samsung features with a dewdrop notch design. 6.4 inches (163mm) a Super AMOLED screen offers Full HD+ resolution, which fits into the pocket and in one hand easily.

The Samsung Galaxy A50 offers amazing cameras. There is a rear camera with 25MP Wide Angle Camera+5MP Depth Sensor Camera+8MP Ultra Wide Angle Camera (triple primary cameras) that has 5288*3968 pixels and LED flash. This camera has some features such as Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to Focus etc.  There is also a 25MP front camera with no flash. The video resolution is 1280*720 pixels.

The Samsung Galaxy A50 has a Li-Poly (lithium-polymer) battery with 4000mAh capacity and 23 hours of talk-time.

This device comes with 4GB or 6GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB internal storage, and both can be expanded up to 512GB via a microSD card. The massive storage of the device means there is a lot of room for your stuff, from contacts to apps. One can store photos up to 1000000 in this device.

The Samsung A50 has an Octa-core, 2300MHz, 64 bit, 10 nm CPU system, which is powered by Exynos 9610.

The Samsung Galaxy A50 price in Bangladesh is BDT 22990, and it was launched on 23 March 2019 here. The Samsung Galaxy A50 price in India is Rs 16990, and it was launched here on 2 March in 2019.

Jason Tidwell

Jason Tidwell

Passionate writer, work at Gadgetlooks Editorial team. I have a great addiction for writing about everything Tech realted. Over 8 Years+ Experience in this Teach Area.


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