Samsung Galaxy A51 5G

Specifications
Samsung Galaxy A51 5G
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  • 6.5" 1080x2400 pixels
  • 48MP 2160p
  • 6/8GB RAM Exynos 980
  • 4500mAh Li-Po
Released 2020, April 29 187g, 8.7mm thickness Android 10, One UI 2 128GB storage, microSDXC
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Also available with 4G/LTE only
Versions: SM-A516B/DS (International), SM-A516U (USA), SM-A516F/DSN, SM-A516N (South Korea)

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - SM-A516B/DS
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41 - SM-A516B/DS
5G bands 41, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6 - SM-A516B/DS
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A, 5G
Launch
Announced 2020, April 08
Status Available. Released 2020, April 29
Body
Dimensions 158.9 x 73.6 x 8.7 mm (6.26 x 2.90 x 0.34 in)
Weight 187 g (6.60 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Display
Type Super AMOLED
Size 6.5 inches, 102.0 cm2 (~87.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~405 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Platform
OS Android 10, One UI 2
Chipset Exynos 980 (8 nm)
CPU Octa-core (2x2.2 GHz Cortex-A77 & 6x1.8 GHz Cortex A55)
GPU Mali-G76 MP5
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM
 UFS 2.1
Main Camera
Quad 48 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF
12 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide)
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.2, (depth)
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps; gyro-EIS
Selfie Camera
Single 32 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8", 0.8µm
Features HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 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
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio, RDS, recording
USB USB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go
Features
Sensors Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
 ANT+
Battery
Type Li-Po 4500 mAh, non-removable
Charging Fast charging 15W
Misc
Colors Prism Cube Black, Prism Cube White, Prism Cube Pink
Models SM-A516F, SM-A516F/DSN, SM-A516N, SM-A516B/DS, SM-A516B, SM-A516U
SAR EU 0.50 W/kg (head)     1.55 W/kg (body)    
Price $ 119.95 / £ 249.99
Tests
Performance AnTuTu: 316007 (v8)
GeekBench: 1867(v5.1)
GFXBench: 17fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker -29.5 LUFS (Average)
Battery life Endurance rating 90h
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User opinions and reviews

  • MarkS

Highly recommend this phone. Not a single problem with Android 11 3.1 UI No AMOLED issues that I have noticed with burn in that others claim. Exynos 980 SoC very efficient. Closest Snapdragon equivalent=750G

  • Anonymous

Commenting my old comment after a few months... so this is the least 5G capable phone I've ever owned. All said at my previous comment was true but, got disappointed although this phone is equipped with a 5G modem that for instance while used at...

  • Anonymous

Sorry to read this situation but, this is certainly not a phone user but the user. Did you look for other apps installed if nothing else was installed, ... sammy home app themes, backgrounds, icons, AOD are managed at the theme app and can all those ...

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