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All About The Samsung Galaxy A50

author Luis Silva (Updated on: July 2021)

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What You Should Know About The Galaxy A50





Considering their rivals:

- Its performance is 29% below the average (1186 vs. 1662).

- 73% of its rivals have an AMOLED display.

- 19% of its opponents have a refresh rate of 90hz or more.

- 73% of its competitors have an ALWAYS-ON display.

- 46% of its adversaries have the ability to play HDR content.

- 8% of its rivals have a Gorilla Glass 6 or newer protection.

- Its picture quality score is 58% above the average (87 vs. 55.14).

- 15% of its adversaries have a telephoto lens.

- Fast charging is 34% slower than the average (15w vs. 23w).

- 38% of its oppositors have wireless charging.

- If you value a lightweight smartphone, then this one is 10% lighter than the average (166g. vs. 184g./5.86oz. vs. 6.48oz).

- 46% of its adversaries have a full glass body.

- 8% of its contenders are water-resistant.

- Internal storage is below the average. (64GB. vs. 84GB.).

- 85% of its rivals have a MicroSD card slot.

- 81% of its opponents have Bluetooth 5.1.

- 92% of its rivals have NFC.

- 88% of its adversaries have an headphone jack.



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 Specifications 
  • Pros 
    AMOLED
    Always-On-Display
    Fast Charging
    MicroSD Slot
    3.5mm Jack





  • Cons 
    Wireless Charging
    Glass Protection








  • Price 

    Amazon: $0

    eBay: $270

    BestBuy: $0

    Walmart: $255

  • Performance 
    Year: 2019
    Updates: 4 years
    Exynos 9610
    Mali-G72 MP3
    Android 9
    Geekbench 5: 1186




  • Display 
    6.4" 1080x2340
    402 DPI
    Gorilla Glass 3
    AMOLED
    With Always-On
    Notch: Teardrop
    550 Nits



  • Cameras 
    3 Cameras

    Without OIS
    With HDR
    1 LED flash
    1080p (Full HD)


    Dxo/Tek Score: 87

  • Main Camera 
    25 MP
    f/1.7
    26mm
    Sensor size: 1/2.8
    Pixel size: 0.9

     
    Selfie 
    25 Mp f/2.0 25 mm
  • Other Cameras 
    8 Mp f/2.2 13mm
    Wide-Angle

    5 Mp f/2.2
    Depth Sensor





  • Body 
    158x74x7 mm
    6.23x2.92x0.28 in
    166g. / 5.86oz.
    Front Glass
    86% STBR
    Looks: 6.4/10
    Fingerp.: Display


  • Colors 
    Black
    White
    Blue
    Coral






  • Battery 
    4000mAh
    Charging: 15w
    Wireless: No

    1T+1W+1V*: 82%
    1T+3W+1V*: 66%
    1T+1W+3V*: 70%



  • Storage 
    RAM: 4GB
    Storage: 64GB
    Expandable

     
    Connectivity 
    4G/5G: 4G
    3.5mm jack: Yes
    Bluetooth: 5.0
    NFC: Yes



 Top 5 
  •    Price 
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #1$215
    Redmi Note 10
    #2$218
    P40 Lite
    #3$223
    Galaxy A31
    #4$225
    Galaxy A50
    #15$265
  • Global Score 
    Poco X3 Pro
    #16.73
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #26.36
    Galaxy S9
    #36.34
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #46.08
    Galaxy A50
    #185.17
  • Performance 
    Poco X3 Pro
    #16.3
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #26.2
    6T
    #35.8
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #45.2
    Galaxy A50
    #224
  • Display 
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #18.9
    Pixel 4a
    #28.7
    Galaxy A32
    #38.6
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #48.4
    Galaxy A50
    #167.8
  • Display Size 
    Galaxy A70
    #16.7
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #26.7
    Poco X3 NFC
    #36.6
    Poco X3 Pro
    #46.6
    Galaxy A50
    #126.4
  • Dots Per Inch 
    Galaxy S9
    #1567
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #2530
    Pixel 4a
    #3444
    Galaxy A40
    #4436
    Galaxy A50
    #14402
  • Cameras 
    Poco X3 Pro
    #18
    Pixel 4a
    #27.5
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #37.5
    Redmi Note 10
    #47.2
    Galaxy A50
    #255.1
  • Camera MP 
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    #1108
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #264
    Poco X3 NFC
    #364
    Nord N10
    #464
    Galaxy A50
    25
  • Zoom (mm) 
    Mi 9T
    #153
    Mi 9t
    #253
    Mi 9 SE
    #352
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #452


  • Body 
    Galaxy S9
    #18.5
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #27.5
    iPhone 7
    #36.8
    Galaxy A40
    #44.2
    Galaxy A50
    2.8
  • Screen-To-Body 
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #189
    Galaxy A40
    #286
    Galaxy A70
    #386
    Galaxy A50
    #486
    6T
    #586
  • Looks 
    Galaxy S9
    #19.6
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #29.4
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #39.4
    6T
    #49
    Galaxy A50
    #136.4
  • Weight (g) 
    iPhone 7
    #1138
    Galaxy A40
    #2140
    iPhone 6s
    #3143
    Pixel 4a
    #4143
    Galaxy A50
    #7166
  • Size (mm) 
    iPhone 7
    #1138
    iPhone 6s
    #2138
    Galaxy A40
    #3144
    Pixel 4a
    #4144
    Galaxy A50
    #13158
  • Battery+Charg. 
    P40 Lite
    #16.9
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #26.8
    Redmi Note 10
    #36.7
    Galaxy A31
    #46.6
    Galaxy A50
    #166.2
  • Battery* 
    Galaxy A31
    #186
    Galaxy A32
    #286
    Galaxy M30s
    #386
    Redmi Note 10
    #485
    Galaxy A50
    #1682
  • Batt.:Browsing* 
    Galaxy A32
    #175
    P40 Lite
    #274
    Galaxy A31
    #374
    Galaxy M30s
    #474
    Galaxy A50
    #1766
  • Battery:Video* 
    Redmi Note 10
    #176
    Galaxy A31
    #276
    Galaxy A32
    #376
    Galaxy M30s
    #476
    Galaxy A50
    #1570
  • Fast Charging. 
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    #145
    P40 Lite
    #240
    Redmi Note 10
    #333
    Poco X3 NFC
    #433
    Galaxy A50
    15
  • Wireless Charg. 
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    #15
    Galaxy S9
    #25






  • Storage 
    P40 Lite
    #17.5
    Poco X3 Pro
    #27.5
    Nord N10
    #37.5
    Galaxy A70
    #47.5
    Galaxy A50
    #136.3
  • Int. Storage 
    P40 Lite
    #1128
    Poco X3 Pro
    #2128
    Nord N10
    #3128
    Galaxy A70
    #4128
    Galaxy A50
    #1664
  • RAM (GB) 
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #16
    P40 Lite
    #26
    Poco X3 NFC
    #36
    Poco X3 Pro
    #46
    Galaxy A50
    #214
  • Connectivity 
    Nord N10
    #110
    Poco X3 NFC
    #29
    R.Note 8 Pro
    #38.5
    P40 Lite
    #48.5
    Galaxy A50
    #108.5


 Rivals 
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Poco X3 Pro
    Poco X3 Pro
    $243   6.73

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Galaxy S9 Plus
    $305   6.36

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S9
    Galaxy S9
    $305   6.34

    Compare
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro Max
    R.Note 10 Pro Max
    $292   6.08

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy S10 Lite
    Galaxy S10 Lite
    $299   6.04

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Poco X3 NFC
    Poco X3 NFC
    $230   5.91

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite
    Mi 9 Lite
    $317   5.91

    Compare


  • Realme

    Realme XT
    XT
    $290   5.79

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A32
    Galaxy A32
    $264   5.76

    Compare


  • OnePlus

    OnePlus 6T
    6T
    $300   5.67

    Compare


  • Huawei

    Huawei P40 Lite
    P40 Lite
    $223   5.66

    Compare


  • Google

    Google Pixel 4a
    Pixel 4a
    $299   5.64

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 10
    Redmi Note 10
    $218   5.57

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A70
    Galaxy A70
    $255   5.57

    Compare
  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro
    R.Note 8 Pro
    $215   5.45

    Compare
  • OnePlus

    OnePlus Nord N10
    Nord N10
    $249   5.32

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A31
    Galaxy A31
    $225   5.2

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9t
    Mi 9t
    $270   5.14

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9T
    Mi 9T
    $270   5.14

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Pocophone F1
    Pocophone F1
    $250   5.04

    Compare


  • Xiaomi

    Xiaomi Mi 9 SE
    Mi 9 SE
    $250   5.02

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy M30s
    Galaxy M30s
    $300   4.94

    Compare


  • Samsung

    Samsung Galaxy A40
    Galaxy A40
    $240   4.76

    Compare
  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 7
    iPhone 7
    $250   3.8

    Compare


  • Apple

    Apple iPhone 6s
    iPhone 6s
    $259   3.5

    Compare


The top 5 list is based only on these rivals.

You can click on any rival to know more about it too.

These are the lowest prices found on any of these stores: Amazon.com, eBay.com, Best Buy, and Walmart.

Prices on eBay are in $US for reference but are Europe-based.

Prices marked with ! are from renewed/refurbished/carrier-locked phones (except eBay, that are from new devices, unless they are out of stock, then they can be from bids, and then from pre-owned devices).

We're only including devices that still receive security updates.

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*What's left of a full charge after 1 hour of talking, 1 (or 3) hour of web browsing, and 1 (or 3) hour of video playback.



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