Samsung Galaxy M53 goes official: a finances A73 that retains the 108MP digicam



Samsung unveiled the Galaxy M53 5G, which is supplied with a 108 MP most important digicam and a big 6.7” 120 Hz Tremendous AMOLED Plus show. If these specs sound acquainted, it’s as a result of the M53 is mainly a finances model of the Galaxy A73 5G (somewhat than the A53, regardless of the same names).

Samsung Galaxy M53 5G

The one vital factor that separates the Galaxy M53 and A73 is the chipset – the M53 might be powered by a Dimensity 900 as an alternative of the Snapdragon 778G of the A-series telephones (“most likely” as a result of Samsung not often listing chipset particulars and we’ve to verify these for ourselves). Each are 6 nm chips (TSMC), however the Snapdragon has a greater CPU make-up (4x Cortex-A78 based mostly cores vs. 2x A78) and a extra highly effective GPU.

Additionally, there is just one reminiscence configuration, 6/128 GB, with no choices for RAM or storage upgrades. The microSD slot does make the storage state of affairs much less of a fear, nonetheless.

Samsung Galaxy M53 5G in Blue
Samsung Galaxy M53 5G in Green
Samsung Galaxy M53 5G in Brown

Samsung Galaxy M53 5G in Blue, Inexperienced and Brown

A couple of cuts have been made to the digicam division as nicely. The aforementioned 108 MP most important digicam that sits behind an f/1.8 lens, however it has misplaced the Optical Picture Stabilization (OIS). The extremely broad digicam bought a decrease decision 8 MP sensor (down from 12 MP). The remaining two modules on the again are a 2 MP macro and a 2 MP depth sensor. The 32 MP selfie digicam survived the finances minimize unscathed.

Samsung Galaxy M53 goes official: a cheaper A73 that keeps the 108MP camera

It’s punch holed into Galaxy M53’s 6.7” show, a Tremendous AMOLED Plus panel with FHD+ decision and 120 Hz refresh fee. There’s no phrase on strengthened glass, however the A73 doesn’t have Gorilla Glass (or comparable) both. The fingerprint reader did transfer to the aspect (Energy button), although not everybody will miss the in-display reader.

Samsung Galaxy M53 goes official: a cheaper A73 that keeps the 108MP camera

The cellphone is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery with 25W quick charging, matching the A73 and A53. One draw back of switching to the Dimensity chip is that Wi-Fi connectivity is restricted to Wi-Fi 5 (ac) as an alternative of 6. On the flip aspect, Bluetooth 5.2 is supported (vs. 5.0).

This was a quiet launch so we’re nonetheless ready on pricing information for the Samsung Galaxy M53 5G, together with an inventory of launch areas. It this follows the sample of the A-series launch, it could be a few weeks earlier than we discover these items out.