Samsung Galaxy A55 Specifications, Price and Release Date

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Samsung Galaxy A55 is a premium mid-range cell phone from Samsung expected for the first quarter of 2024. Its first details have already started to appear in some leaks, indicating changes mainly in the chipset.

According to rumors, the processor expected for the successor to the Galaxy A54 has already started testing with the model number SE8845. Apparently, the SoC will be called Exynos 1480, successor to the Exynos 1380 (S5E8835).

Other information, such as processing speed and manufacturing process, was not mentioned. However, there is a lot of expectation for the debut of the AMD GPU in mid-range smartphones. Samsung partnered with AMD to deliver improvements mainly in AI.

Regarding cameras, the future A55 should maintain the 50 MP main camera of the previous one, but image quality should improve due to the new SoC.

The launch of the Galaxy A55 is scheduled for the first quarter of 2024.

Not official: The information for this phone is preliminary and could be incomplete or inaccurate.

Samsung Galaxy A55 Full Specifications

Release Date

Announced Upcoming
Status Coming Soon

Misc

Colors Black, White, Violet, Blue
Models SM-A346E, SM-A556B, SM-A556B/DS, SM-A556B/DSN, SM-A556E/DS, SM-A556E/DSN, SM-A556M, SM-A556M/N, SM-A5556M/DSN, SM-A5560
Price € 389

Body

Dimensions 165.8 x 77 x 8.6 mm
Weight 195 grams
Build Glass front, aluminum back, plastic back
Sim Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display

Type IPS LCD
Size 6.67 Inch (~ 84.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 2400 Pixels, ratio 20:9, 395 Pixels per inch
Protection

Platform

OS Android 14, One UI 5.1
Chipset MediaTek MT6833 Dimensity 700 5G (7 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4×2.2GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU Mali-G57 MC2

Memory

Card Slot microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal 128GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM

Main Camera

Triple 48 26mm (wide) megapixel, PDAF, f / 1.8 aperture 5 Megapixels, (Macro), lens f/2.4 2 Mega Pixel, (Depth Sensor), f/2.4
Features LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@480fps

Selfie Camera

Single 8 MP, f/2.2, (wide), 1/3.1″, 1.12µm
Features Dual video call, Auto-HDR, HDR10+
Video 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps

Sound

Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack No

Connectivity

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.3, A2DP, LE
GPS GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes (market/region dependent)
Radio No
USB USB Type-C 2.0, OTG

Battery

Type 6000 MAh, Lithium Polymer, Non-removable
Charging 75w wired

Samsung Galaxy A55 FAQs

When is the Samsung Galaxy A55 release date?
The Samsung A55 is available starting with 2024, March 24.

How much will the Samsung Galaxy A55 cost?
The official suggested retail price of the Samsung Galaxy A55 starts at €389 for the 128GB model. The 256GB version costs €439.

What has been improved on the Samsung A55?
The Galaxy A15 has a better main camera, an updated design, and a much faster processor than its predecessor, the Galaxy A14.

In which colors can you buy the Galaxy A55?
You will probably be able to buy the Samsung A55 in White, Blue, Gray, other colors.

How much storage does the Galaxy A55 have?
The Galaxy A55 appears in two versions: one with 128GB and one with 256GB storage.

Is the Samsung Galaxy A55 waterproof?
The Samsung A55 device is water resistant thanks to the IP67 certification. It can therefore withstand splashing water and rain, but is not officially completely waterproof.

Is the Galaxy A55 a fast phone?
The MediaTek MT6833 Dimensity 700 5G (7 nm) is one of the fastest mid-range processors.