Samsung Galaxy A23 5G with Dimensity 700 SoC, 4000mAh Battery Launched: Price, Specifications

Samsung isn't bunding the charging brick in the retail box of Samsung Galaxy A23 5G.


Samsung has launched the Samsung Galaxy A23 5G smartphone in Japan. The Samsung Galaxy A23 5G Japanese variant is different compared to the Samsung Galaxy A23 5G which was launched a couple of months ago in global markets. The Galaxy A23 5G, unveiled in Japan, is powered by a MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor and 4GB of RAM. It offers a 50MP camera and a large display panel.

The Samsung Galaxy A23 5G packs a 4000mAh battery unit and a 5MP front shooter. It is waterproof as well as dustproof. Similar to recently launched A-series smartphones, the Galaxy A23 5G also doesn’t come with an in-box charger. Let us take a closer look at the Samsung Galaxy A23 5G price, specifications, and features

Samsung Galaxy A23 5G: Price

The Samsung Galaxy A23 5G comes in a single 4GB + 64GB configuration and is priced at ¥32,800 which translates to around Rs 19,000. The smartphone is available for purchase in Japan and there is no information on the device’s global and India availability yet.

Samsung Galaxy A23 5G: Specifications and Features

The all-new Galaxy A23 5G flaunts a 5.8-inch TFT LCD display panel with an HD+ (1560 × 720 pixel) resolution and a waterdrop notch.

Under the hood, the latest A-series smartphone sports an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 700 processor that brings with it an integrated Mali G57 GPU. It comes paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The handset boots OneUI 4.1, based on Android 12.

In terms of optics, the all-new Galaxy A23 5G offers a 50MP rear shooter that has an f/1.8 aperture. It gets accompanied by an LED flash. For selfies, it relies on a 5MP shooter that has an f/2.0 aperture.

The latest A-series smartphone comes equipped with a 4000mAh battery unit and 25W fast charging support. The company isn’t bundling the charging brick in the retail box. For charging and data transfers, it relies on a USB 2.0 Type-C port. On the security front, it offers a side-mounted fingerprint scanner which is embedded into the power button. The handset offers a dedicated micro-SD card slot and a 3.5mm audio jack.

The Samsung Galaxy A23 5G comes in three colour options – Red, White, and Black. It weighs 168 grams and measures 150 × 71 × 9.0mm. It features IPX5 and IPX8 ratings that make it waterproof. It is also IP6X certified, so it is dustproof as well. Connectivity options of the Galaxy A23 5G include Dual-SIM, 5G, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.2, NFC, GPS, Glonass, and Beidou.

In terms of design, the Galaxy A23 5G Japanese version looks identical to the Samsung Galaxy A23e which was leaked a few months ago. We can expect the device to make a global debut as the Samsung Galaxy A23e.

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