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Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 26, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14, 20, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48, 66 - SM-A536U
  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 20, 28, 46, 48, 66 - SM-A536V
5G Network 2, 5, 41, 66, 77, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave - SM-A536U
  2, 5, 48, 66, 77, 78, 260, 261 SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave - SM-A536V
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps HSPA, LTE-A, 5G
Launch
Announced 2018, October 2022, March 17
Status Available. Released 2018, November Available. Released 2022, March 24
Body
Dimensions 162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm (6.40 x 3.03 x 0.31 in) 159.6 x 74.8 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.94 x 0.32 in)
Weight 183 g (6.46 oz) 189 g (6.67 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), plastic frame, plastic back
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)
Display
Type Super AMOLED Super AMOLED, 120Hz, 800 nits (HBM)
Size 6.3 inches, 100.2 cm2 (~80.1% screen-to-body ratio) 6.5 inches, 102.0 cm2 (~85.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~393 ppi density) 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~405 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Platform
OS Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie) Android 12, upgradable to Android 13, One UI 5
Chipset Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) Exynos 1280 (5 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver) Octa-core (2x2.4 GHz Cortex-A78 & 6x2.0 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Adreno 512 Mali-G68
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot) microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 64GB 6GB RAM, 64GB 8GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM 128GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 6GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM
 eMMC 5.1
Main Camera
Modules 24 MP, f/1.7, 27mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.9µm, PDAF
10 MP f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.9", 1.0µm, AF, 2x optical zoom
8 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/4.0", 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.2, (depth)
64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.7X", 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps; gyro-EIS
Selfie Camera
Modules 24 MP, f/2.0, 27mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.9µm 32 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.8µm
Features HDR HDR
Video 1080p@30fps 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes No
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE 5.1, A2DP, LE
Positioning GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Yes Yes (market/region dependent)
Infrared port No No
Radio FM radio No
USB USB Type-C 2.0 USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer
 ANT+
Samsung Pay
Virtual proximity sensing
Battery
Type Li-Ion 3800 mAh, non-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable
Charging 18W wired 25W wired
Stand-by
Talk time
Misc
Colors Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink Black, White, Blue, Peach
SAR 0.27 W/kg (head)     0.84 W/kg (body)     0.75 W/kg (head)     1.58 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.35 W/kg (head)     1.59 W/kg (body)     0.89 W/kg (head)     1.60 W/kg (body)    
Models SM-A920F, SM-A9200, SM-A920N, SM-A920X SM-A536B, SM-A536B/DS, SM-A536U, SM-A536U1, SM-A5360, SM-A536E, SM-A536E/DS, SM-A536V, SM-A536W
Price About 550 EUR $ 334.00 / C$ 479.14 / £ 295.00 / € 334.78 / ₹ 33,999
Tests
Performance AnTuTu: 140500 (v7)
GeekBench: 5763 (v4.4)
GFXBench: 8.3fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
AnTuTu: 329802 (v8), 379313 (v9)
GeekBench: 1891 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 19fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.220 (sunlight) Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
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Loudspeaker Voice 69dB / Noise 72dB / Ring 77dB -26.5 LUFS (Good)
Audio quality Noise -90.6dB / Crosstalk -93.8dB
Battery life Endurance rating 88h Endurance rating 113h

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