Samsung Galaxy A51 is a budget friendly mid-ranger that offers an impressive battery, epic camera setup, amazing performance and incredible design.
Design & Display
The design of the Galaxy A51 is simple and elegant. This galaxy weighs 172 grams and measures 158.5 x 73.6 x 7.9mm.
The screen is a 6.5, Infinity O, Super AMOLED display. It has a 1080 x 2400 (FHD+) px resolution with an aspect ratio of 20:9. The high-quality display brings a cinematic view experience and enables you to immerse yourself in the screen while playing games or watching videos. It has a Gorilla Glass3 front accompanied by a polycarbonate back and frame.
The colors that this phone comes in are Prism Crush Black, Prism Crush White, Prism Crush Blue and Prism Crush Pink.
Internal design, UI and Performance
The operating system on A51 is One UI 2.1 on Android 10. The Chipset used in this device is Exynos 9611 that runs perfectly smooth and without any lags.
Edge panels is a popular feature for quick access to apps, actions, tools, etc. There is also Edge lighting that lights up in different colors to alert you when there is a notification.
As for the memory, the Galaxy A51 offers 4GB, 6GB and 8GB RAM with the option of 64GB, or 128GB storage.
The camera setup is fantastic in this device offering, an impresive Quad Camera. The main 48MP camera comes delivers high-quality images with good dynamic range. Then we have the 12MP ultra-wide camera that delivers epic landscape shots.
The upgraded 5MP Macro Camera produces even more high-quality and detailed close-ups.
Finally, there is the 5MP Depth Camera that offers noise-free images and a better bokeh effect. It is exciting to know that it comes with a lot of Live Focus effects.
The selfie camera has an impressive 32MP lens that delivers stunning, high resolution photos with great colors and saturation.
As for recording videos, With A51, you can shoot UHD 4K smooth videos at 30fps. The videos have ultra HD quality and supports super steady mode.
With the Night Mode, you do not need to be afraid of the dark anymore! Now, everybody can take high-quality pictures and videos in low light conditions like a pro without using a flash.
The Super Steady video Mode offers highly stabilized and high-quality videos even when you or the subject is moving, which is available at Full HD resolution.
There is also the portrait mode or Live Focus that features a lot of effects and can be used for both pictures and videos.
The battery capacity in the A51 is extraordinary. It offers a powerful Li-Po 4000 mAh battery that supports fast-charging up to 15W.
The Galaxy A51’s loudspeaker offers low-frequency response and high audio quality.
It features sensors like accelerometer, NFC, ANT+, Geomagnetic Sensor, Light Sensor, gyro, Virtual Proximity, compass and Hall Sensor.
As for Biometric security, you can use in-display fingerprint sensor and basic face-detection.
The Galaxy A51 has an excellent battery life, a high-quality camera and great overall performance. All this accompanied by a standout design and a bright display make this smartphone worth every penny.
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Announced||2019, December 12|
|Status||Available. Released 2019, December 16|
|Dimensions||158.5 x 73.6 x 7.9 mm (6.24 x 2.90 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||172 g (6.07 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 3), plastic back, plastic frame|
|Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~405 ppi density)|
|Chipset||Exynos 9611 (10nm)|
|Card slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Video||4K@30fps, 1080p@30/120fps; gyro-EIS|
|Quad||48 MP, f/2.0, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0", 0.8µm, PDAF|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS|
|USB||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Charging||Fast charging 15W|
|Models||SM-A515F, SM-A515F/DSN, SM-A515F/DS, SM-A515F/DST, SM-A515F/DSM, SM-A515F/N|
|SAR||0.80 W/kg (head) 0.67 W/kg (body)|
|SAR EU||0.37 W/kg (head) 1.59 W/kg (body)|
|Performance||AnTuTu: 113051 (v7), 175363 (v8) GeekBench: 5401 (v4.4), 1294 (v5.1) GFXBench: 5.6fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)|
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal)|
|Audio quality||Noise -93.1dB / Crosstalk -87.3dB|
|Battery life||Endurance rating 86h|