The price of Samsung Galaxy A52 in India has been increased by Rs. 1,000, the company has confirmed to Gadgets 360. The Samsung phone launched in March this year with a 90Hz display, four rear cameras and an IP67-certified build. Samsung Galaxy A52 also comes with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC and has up to 8 GB of RAM. The Galaxy A series phone was launched alongside the Galaxy A72, although the latter has not seen a price increase in the country.
Samsung Galaxy A52 price in India
As a result of the latest revision, the Samsung Galaxy A52 is now available for Rs. 27,499 for the 6GB+128GB storage variant. The phone was launched in the country for Rs. 26,499. Like the base variant, the 8GB+128GB storage option now carries an increased price tag of Rs. 28,999, an increase of Rs. 27,999.
The price increase was initially reported by MySmartPrice. Samsung confirmed to Gadgets 360 that it applies across all retail channels in the country. The higher prices were also seen on Samsung India and Amazon online store at the time of writing.
Samsung Galaxy A52 specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) Samsung Galaxy A52 runs on One UI 3.1 with Android 11 on top. It features a 6.5-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. It is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G SoC along with up to 8GB of RAM. The phone also has a quad-camera on the rear with a 64-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.8 lens and optical image stabilization (OIS). The rear camera also includes a 12-megapixel ultra-wide angle lens, a 5-megapixel depth sensor and a 2-megapixel macro shooter.
For selfies and video chats, the Samsung Galaxy A52 has a 32 megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front. The phone has 128 GB of onboard storage as standard and has a 4,500 mAh battery with fast charging up to 25 W.
The price increase of the Samsung Galaxy A52 comes just a few days after the launch of the Galaxy A52s. Companies including Realme and Xiaomi have also recently increased the prices of their affordable phones.