Samsung’s Galaxy A23 is a $300 5G phone with four cameras
Samsung today launched the Galaxy A23 5G in the US market. The mid-range device brings a Full HD display at 120Hz and has a micro SD slot.
Released earlier this year in other markets, Samsung is now bringing it to the United States. The version posted here is only available in one color, black. The Taiwanese market also has blue and peach colorways, though.
Galaxy A23 5G features a 6.6-inch 1080 x 2048 resolution IPS display with 120Hz adaptive refresh rate for smoother scrolling and power efficiency.
The American version has the Snapdragon 695 processoran upgrade from the Snapdragon 680 that other markets use.
$299.99 gets you 4GB of memory and 64GB of storage. Samsung has added plenty of RAM and storage options for a mid-range device. You can get 4GB, 6GB or 8GB of memory and 64GB or 128GB of storage.
All options have a microSD card slot to expand your storage capacity. It runs Samsung’s One UI 4.1 on Android 12 and has a 5,000mAh battery. You also get 25W fast charging, but the included charger is only 15W.
A single 8-megapixel selfie camera joins three rear cameras. This trio includes a 50-megapixel main camera, a 5-megapixel ultrawide, a 2-megapixel macro camera, and a 2-megapixel depth-sensing camera.
Samsung hasn’t mentioned how many years of software updates the Galaxy A23 will receive. Its flagship devices get three years operating system updates and five years security updates. Lower your expectations for ongoing support, to match the lowest price.
You can get the Samsung Galaxy A23 starting at $299.99 from samsung.comAT&T, T-Mobile and other retailers.
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