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Samsung Galaxy A22 5G was launched in India on Friday as the company's newest 5G smartphone. The Samsung smartphone comes with triple rear cameras and has a 90Hz display. It uses a waterdrop-style display notch for the front camera. Other key highlights of the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G include up to 8GB RAM, 48-megapixel primary camera, and Dolby Atmos audio via wired and wireless headsets. You'll also get 11 5G bands for a faster connectivity experience upon the release of 5G networks in the country. The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G debuted last month in Europe alongside the Galaxy A22 4G. It competes against the likes of the Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, Realme X7 5G, and the iQoo Z3.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G price in India has been set at Rs. 19,999 for the 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The smartphone also has an 8GB RAM + 128GB storage version that is priced at Rs. 21,999. It comes in Grey, Mint, and Violet colours and will be available for purchase in the country through various retail stores starting today (July 25). The phone will also go on sale via Samsung.com and leading online portals from midnight tonight.
Launch offers on the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G include a 1,500 cashback for HDFC Bank card holders and EMI options via various banking and NBFC partners.
The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G was originally launched in Europe at EUR 229 (roughly Rs. 20,100) for the 4GB + 64GB storage variant and the 4GB + 128GB storage model at EUR 249 (Rs. 21,800).
The dual-SIM (Nano) Samsung Galaxy A22 5G runs on Android 11 with One UI Core 3.1 on top and features a 6.6-inch full-HD+ Infinity-V Display with a 90Hz refresh rate. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 SoC, along with up to 8GB of RAM. The smartphone carries the triple rear 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 flaunts an 8-megapixel selfie camera sensor at the front.
The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G comes with 128GB of onboard storage as standard that is also expandable via microSD card (up to 1TB). Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port. The phone also features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Samsung has provided a 5,000mAh battery on the Galaxy A22 5G that supports 15W charging. Besides, the phone measures 167.2x76.4x9mm and weighs 203 grams.