The launch date of the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G India has been set for July 23, the South Korean company announced on Wednesday. The Samsung phone debuted alongside the Galaxy A22 4G model in Europe last month. It comes with features like triple rear cameras and a waterdrop style display notch. Samsung Galaxy A22 5G also comes with up to 128GB of onboard storage. At the end of last month, Samsung released the 4G LTE variant of the Galaxy A22 in the Indian market with a 6GB+128GB storage configuration.
The official Samsung India account on Twitter announced the launch date of the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G. Without giving any concrete details, the company teased that the phone would be announced in the country on Friday, July 23.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G price in India (expected)
While Samsung has not yet provided the exact details, it was recently reported that the price of the Samsung Galaxy A22 5G in India started at Rs. 19,999 for the 6GB + 128GB storage variant. The phone may also come with an 8GB+128GB storage option which is expected to be available for Rs. 21,999.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G debuted in Europe for EUR 229 (approximately Rs. 20,100) for the 4GB + 64GB storage variant and the 4GB + 128GB storage model for EUR 249 (Rs. 21,900). The phone was also listed in 6GB and 8GB RAM options along with the same 128GB storage but their pricing details were not officially announced. In addition, it is available in the colors gray, mint, violet and white.
Last month, Samsung Galaxy A22 was launched in India for Rs. 18,499 for the only 6GB+128GB storage variant.
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Samsung Galaxy A22 5G has a 6.6-inch full-HD+ display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. The phone is powered by an octa-core SoC (probably MediaTek Dimensity 700) along with up to 8GB of RAM. There is a triple rear camera with a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens along with a 5-megapixel ultra-wide shooter and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. For selfies and video chats, the phone comes with an 8 megapixel selfie camera on the front.
Samsung has provided up to 128 GB of onboard storage that supports expansion via microSD card (up to 1 TB). The phone comes with 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS and a USB Type-C port. It also features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The phone has a battery of 5,000 mAh with a charging capacity of 15 W. The Samsung Galaxy A22 5G measures 167.2×76.4×9 mm and weighs 203 grams.