Review Samsung Galaxy A72 – The Samsung Galaxy A72 borrows a lot of specifications from the Galaxy A52 4G but is bigger. Where the successor of the Galaxy A71 features a Super AMOLED panel measuring 6.7 inches while maintaining the Full HD Plus resolution including a 90Hz refresh rate and a fingerprint sensor embedded under it.
The advantage of the Galaxy A72 is in the photography sector, it is present in a quad-camera setting by replacing the depth sensor into an 8 megapixel telephoto lens which has an f / 2.4 aperture along with OIS and supports 3x optical zoom up to 30X Space Zoom.
The three remaining cameras are still the same, namely the 64 megapixel main camera plus a 12 megapixel ultrawide lens and a 5 megapixel macro camera. There is a 32 megapixel front-facing camera for taking selfies or video calls.
The Samsung Galaxy A72 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset like the 4G version on the Galaxy A52 and is paired with a memory configuration of between 6GB + 128GB or 8GB + 256GB which again can be upgraded via the microSD slot.
Like the two siblings, the Galaxy A72 is also equipped with an IP67 rating plus Dolby Atmos-capable stereo speakers and ships running OneUI 3.1 based on Android 11 which promises to receive major OS updates for 3 years and security in the next 4 years.
Last but not least, the Galaxy A72 is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery. Of course this is bigger when compared to its brother who is said to be able to last for 2 days and it is also equipped with support for 25W fast charging technology.