Samsung Galaxy A53 5G

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The Samsung Galaxy A53 5G is packed with great features and a silky smooth experience. Watch everything on the Galaxy’s 120Hz Super AMOLED display listen with Dolby Atmos enriching each sound, and explore 5G capabilities.
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    What's in the Box

    Cable supplied in box without power adapter. Starter kit can be purchased separately.

    Smooth Experience, Powerful Processing

    The Galaxy A53 is powered with a 5nm Octa-core processor, viewed on Galaxy’s 120Hz Super AMOLED display and 5G compatible making your experience as smooth as ever. Enjoy the feeling, whether you're gaming, streaming or chatting with friends. Everything is just so… smooth.

    Capture The Moment

    Make moments into memories with the Galaxy A53 5G's 4 cameras. Shoot sharp and steady and explore the latest features such as the AI Image Enhancer, helping you take your photos to the next level.

    A Battery That Lasts

    A battery that keeps going, just like you. The Galaxy A53 5G automatically saves power during your downtime, so you can keep playing, streaming and scrolling when you choose to.

    Awesome Sound. Awesome Protection

    The Galaxy A53 5G offers immersive sound with with Dolby Atmos. Hear clearly, wherever you may be. And rain won't stop play, with the A53's awesome water resistance.

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    Samsung Galaxy A53  FAQs:

    • Samsung A53 Camera Review

      The Samsung Galaxy A53 5G offers an incredible camera. With OIS, you can record smoother shots. Finer details shine through, even in low lighting. The AI image enhancer can remaster photos instantly.
    • How big is the Galaxy A53?

      The Samsung Galaxy A53 5G is 6.5 inches and weighs 189g. It is the same size as the Galaxy A13.
    • How good is the Samsung A53 battery life?

      The Samsung Galaxy A53 5G battery runs up to 2 days. The 5000mAh battery will keep you streaming, chatting, and playing. It offers incredibly fast charging, so you won’t have to wait long to be back in action. Plus, AI power management will automatically enter Power saving mode at times tailored to suit your routine.
    • Does the Samsung A53 have no headphone jack?

      The Samsung A53 5G does not have a 3.5mm headphone jack. If you would prefer a Samsung phone that does have a headphone jack you should consider the Samsung Galaxy A13 or the Samsung Galaxy A32 5G.
    • When was the Samsung Galaxy A53 5G released?

      The Samsung Galaxy A53 5G was released on March 31st, right after the Samsung Galaxy A13 which was released on the 25th of March 2022. As always, you can explore our range of Samsung phones to get your hands on the latest devices.
    • Where can I find Samsung A53 reviews?

      At Tesco Mobile, customer reviews are available for every phone we sell. To see all available reviews, you can select “Customer Reviews” when browsing a product on our website. Alternatively, you can select “Ask an Owner” to view specific questions and answers about that product.
    • Does the Samsung A53 have wireless charging?

      The Samsung A53 does not support wireless charging, although it does benefit from 25W super-fast charging.
    • How to screenshot on the Samsung A53?

      You can take a screenshot on the Samsung A53 by using the hardware buttons. Press the power button and volume down button simultaneously and wait for the screen to flash. To edit or delete, tap on the screenshot preview. Alternatively, you can wait for the preview to dismiss to automatically save your screenshot to the Gallery app.
    • How to turn off the Samsung A53?

      To turn off the Samsung Galaxy A53 5G, first press and hold the Side key and volume down button, then choose Power off. You need to tap Power off a second time before the A53 is turned off.
    Battery capacity 5000mAh
    Fast charge Yes - 25W Super Fast Charge
    Official charge rate -
    Power saving Power saving mode
    Removable battery No
    Standby time (hrs) -
    Talk time (mins) 4G LTE - up to 2520
    Wireless charging No
    Depth (mm) 8.1
    Dust resistant Yes - IP67
    Height (mm) 159.6
    Shape Candybar
    SIM type Nano
    Water resistant Yes - IP67
    Weight (g) 189
    Width (mm) 74.8
    CPU speed Octa-core (up to 2.4GHz)
    Bluetooth Yes - version 5.1
    Near Field Communication (NFC) Yes
    Personal hotspot Yes
    Samsung DeX No
    Smartwatch compatible Yes
    USB cable Yes
    USB type Type-C
    Wi-Fi (WLAN) Yes
    Wi-Fi Direct Yes
    2G Yes
    3G Yes
    4G Yes
    5G Yes
    Band Quad
    Works in the US Yes
    Email Yes
    IM Yes
    Multimedia messages Yes
    Text messages Yes
    Brightness (typical) 800 nit
    Display type Super AMOLED
    Multi-touch Yes
    Refresh rate 120 Hz
    Resolution 1080x2400
    Size (inches) 6.5
    Touch screen Yes
    Android version Android 12
    Operating system Android
    Gyroscope Yes
    Accelerometer Yes
    Ambient light sensor Yes
    Digital compass Yes
    Proximity sensor Yes
    Card max size 1TB
    Card slot microSD
    Device memory 128GB
    RAM 6GB
    Front camera
    Aperture f/2.2
    Camera type Front camera
    HD video recording Yes
    No. of cameras 1
    Resolution (max MP) 32
    HD video recording Yes
    No. of cameras 5
    Primary camera Quad rear-facing
    Secondary camera Front-facing
    Rear camera
    Aperture Main camera: f/1.8
    Ultra-Wide camera: f/2.2
    Depth camera: f/2.4
    Macro camera: f/2.4
    Camera type Main camera
    Ultra-Wide camera
    Depth camera
    Macro camera
    Flash LED
    HD video recording UHD 4K
    No. of cameras 4
    Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) Yes
    Resolution (max MP) Main camera: 64
    Ultra-Wide camera: 12
    Depth camera: 5
    Macro camera: 5
    Slow motion Yes - 240fps at HD
    Zoom 10x digital
    3.5mm headphone jack No
    A-GPS Yes
    Always On No
    Document viewer Yes
    Game mode Game Booster
    GPS Yes
    Loudspeaker Yes
    Music player Yes
    OTG compatible Yes
    Samsung Members Yes
    SAR value SAR value checker
    Smart view Yes
    Video calling Yes
    Video player Yes
    Voice activated dial Yes
    Voice recording Yes
    Web browser Yes
    Facial recognition Yes
    Fingerprint sensor Yes - in-display
    Device warranty 24 months
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