Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy A03s, the latest addition to its Galaxy A-line series of smartphones. The phone, which is powered by an octa-core MediaTek SoC and features a triple rear camera arrangement, is available in two RAM and storage variants.
Samsung Galaxy A03s overview
When it comes to the design of the smartphone, it is rather appealing. The front of the device is made of glass, while the back is made of plastic. It boasts an appealing hazy and matte textured body and a slim body design that is comfortable to handle. It also includes a water drop notch on the front that houses the selfie camera. The bottom of the phone has a 3.5 mm headphone jack, microphone, USB Type-C port for charging, and a speaker grille. The right side of the device has a power button and volume rockers; the left side of the phone has a SIM card tray with a dedicated microSD card slot.
The Samsung Galaxy A03s has a 6.5-inch PLS TFT LCD Infinity V display with a 60Hz refresh rate and an HD+ screen resolution of 1560 x 720 pixels. The phone also has a 20:9 aspect ratio, an 81.8 per cent screen-to-body ratio, and a density of 270 pixels per inch. The smartphone provides consumers with an immersive viewing experience. It also has a Fingerprint Scanner on the side (power button) for biometric security.
In terms of optics, the Samsung Galaxy A03s has a triple camera arrangement with a vertical rectangular camera module at the rear. A 13 MP primary sensor with an f/2.2 aperture, a 2 MP macro camera with an f/2.4 aperture, and a 2 MP depth sensor with an f/2.4 aperture make up the rear camera setup. Meanwhile, a 5 MP selfie camera with an f/2.2 aperture is located on the front of the smartphone. Both front and back cameras are capable of capturing 1080p video at 30fps.
The MediaTek Helio P35 chipset lies at the heart of the Samsung Galaxy A03s. It’s an octa-core chipset with four Cortex-A53 clocked at 2.35 GHz and four Cortex-A53 clocked at 1.8 GHz, based on 12 nm processing technology. It has a PowerVR GE8320 GPU for graphics. It has 3GB/4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB of internal storage options in terms of memory configuration. Additionally, there is a storage expansion option with a dedicated microSD card slot allowing you to expand the internal storage up to 1TB. For software, the phone uses One UI 3.1 Core on top of Android 11.
Rest of the specs
The Samsung Galaxy A03s is equipped with a massive 5,000 mAh battery. It supports 15 W charging, which is handled via a USB Type-C connector. The device has a 4G network, Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, GPS, Glonass, Beidou, Galileo, and USB Type-C 2.0, loudspeakers, 3.5 mm headphone jack as connectivity options.
|Dimensions||165.2 x 76.4 x 8.9 mm (6.50 x 3.01 x 0.35 in)|
|Weight||190 g (6.70 oz)|
|Built||Glass front, plastic back, plastic frame|
|SIM||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Display type||IPS LCD, 400 nits (typ)|
|Size||6.5 inches, 102.0 cm2 (~80.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 10, Realme UI|
|Chipset||MediaTek Helio G35 (12 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Internal||32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 4GB RAM|
|Main camera||-13 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3.06″, 1.12µm, PDAF|
-2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
-2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Selfie camera||5 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1/5.0″, 1.12µm|
|WiFi||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||Micro USB 2.0, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass|
|Battery type||Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable|
|Colours||Cross Black, Cross Blue|
Samsung Galaxy A03s price in Nepal
The Samsung Galaxy A03s is launched in India at a price of INR 11,499 for the 3/32GB variant, and INR 12,499 for the 4/64GB variant. However, upon arriving in Nepal, the phone is expected to start at a price of Rs 18,500.
|Samsung Galaxy A03s||Price in India||Price in Nepal (Expected)|
|3/32GB||INR 11,499||Rs 18,500|
|4/64GB||INR 12,499||Rs 20,500|
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