With 5G anticipated to turn out to be extra commonplace in a number of elements of the world this 12 months, Samsung could also be planning to launch a number of mid-range smartphones suitable with the newest mobile know-how. In line with SamMobile, the South Korean client electronics big is prepping to launch a 5G variant of the Galaxy A71 within the US, having initially introduced a 4G model of the gadget in Vietnam final month.
The report claims that Samsung has been engaged on two new Galaxy A71 variants with mannequin numbers SM-A716U and SM-A716U1. Each will apparently be unlocked fashions, however there’s no phrase on their tech specs simply but. As for the A71 variant introduced already, it’s powered by the Snapdragon 730, which solely ships with a 4G modem, that means the brand new variants will nearly actually be powered by a special chipset.
The weblog had earlier reported that Samsung may also launch a 5G variant of the Galaxy A51 smartphone, which was additionally unveiled final month alongside the A71. Whereas the common Galaxy A51 comes with mannequin quantity SM-A515F, the 5G variant will apparently sport the mannequin quantity SM-A516N. The A51’s Exynos 9611 Soc additionally doesn’t assist 5G connectivity, so will probably be attention-grabbing to see if the corporate will add on the Exynos 5100 5G modem to the identical chipset or change the processor altogether.
As talked about already, Samsung introduced the mid-range Galaxy A71 and Galaxy A51 at an occasion in Vietnam final month, and is anticipated to launch them in India sooner reasonably than later. Whereas the extra inexpensive Galaxy A51 is tipped to be priced beginning at Rs. 22,990 for the 6GB+128GB mannequin, the extra premium Galaxy A71 will reportedly begin at Rs. 29,990 for a similar configuration. As for the 5G fashions being prepped for the US, will probably be attention-grabbing to see in the event that they may also be launched in different markets going ahead.