Samsung is preparing to release several mid-range smartphones, including the highly anticipated Galaxy A Series and M Series smartphones. Recently, the Galaxy A35 5G and Galaxy A55 5G have received certification from BIS India, adding to their previous certifications from the FCC and Bluetooth SIG. These certifications not only confirm the upcoming launch of these smartphones but also provide some insight into their specifications.
Galaxy A35 5G and Galaxy A55 5G Certification
The BIS India certification solidifies the upcoming launch of the Galaxy A35 5G and Galaxy A55 5G in India. However, while the listing confirms the release, it does not provide any specific details regarding the smartphones’ specifications and features.
Samsung Galaxy A55 and Galaxy A35 5G Specifications
Fortunately, the Galaxy A35 5G has made an appearance on the Geekbench benchmarks, allowing us to gather some information about its specifications and improvements compared to its predecessor. The smartphone, with the model number SM-A356U, is equipped with the Exynos 1380 chipset, which is the same processor found in the Galaxy A54 and M54/F54. The octa-core chipset consists of four cores clocked at 2 GHz and four cores ticking at 2.40 GHz. Additionally, the phone boasts 6GB of RAM and runs on the Android 14 operating system.
In terms of performance, the Samsung Galaxy A35 achieves a score of 697 points in Geekbench’s single-core test and 2,332 points in the multi-core test. However, details about the device’s display size, camera specifications, and battery capacity are still unknown.
On the other hand, the Galaxy A55 5G is expected to feature 25W wired fast charging, as confirmed by TUV Rheinland and 3C certifications. Rumors suggest that the smartphone will be launched between April and June 2024 and will sport a 6.5-inch Full HD+ OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. It is speculated to be powered by an Exynos 1480 SoC and an AMD GPU. The phone might also come with a 5,000mAh battery and a camera setup consisting of a 50-megapixel primary sensor, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 5-megapixel macro camera at the back. For selfies, the front camera is expected to have a resolution of 32 megapixels.
The Galaxy A35 is said to have curved corners and a 6.6-inch display. Both the Galaxy A35 5G and Galaxy A55 5G are expected to launch in the second quarter of 2024, although there is a possibility that Samsung might release them earlier than anticipated.