Samsung Galaxy A51 UW Pros and Cons

Samsung Galaxy A51 UW Review, Pros and Cons – Samsung never lowers its user expectations, they always try something new while making the device accessible in the process. The recent UW (Ultra Wideband) series, which is designed exclusively for Verizon’s mm-wave networks, launches another Samsung smartphone with the trademark, known as Galaxy A51 UW 5G.

It is a successor to the Galaxy A51, launched a few months ago. On this phone, you’ll see the momentum of the Snapdragon 765G chipset with a better 5G connectivity option and a bigger battery, while the rest lasts the same as the previous version. Let’s start the review of the Galaxy A51 UW smartphone.

Samsung Galaxy A51 UW Review

Highlights

  1. A 6.5 inches tall Super AMOLED screen panel integrated into the front screen.
  2. The phone placed the best mid-range Snapdragon 765G chipset in its hands.
  3. In addition to the hardware configuration, it also induces support for Android 10 with One UI 2.0 interface.
  4. An advanced level quad-camera card on the rear panel and has a 32 MP selfie port.
  5. Inside the phone, a Li-Po 4500 mAh battery arrives with support for 15 W fast charging.
  6. The Samsung Galaxy A51 UW 5G costs about $550 (about 40,000 INR).

Design and Display

A stylish design return from your procedure and A51 UW achieves a brilliant color effect on your Prism Bricks Blue. Although it comes in a single color variant, it enhances the look of the phone in multiple folds by adding the glossy layout of prismatic texture and high-quality material used in the back frame.

Besides that, the aluminum frame gives a premium touch and the front has minimal bezels in each corner. It is thinner, but a little heavier than the previous version.

Speaking of the screen, a 65 inches FULL HD+ resolution screen placed on a Super AMOLED screen offers incredible features like decent pixel density, and for protection, gorilla glass 3 is intact on the front screen.

Memory and Internal

The configuration follows the example of the Snapdragon 765G chipset that provides the Adreno 620 graphics unit and works precisely with the mmWave system for a superior 5G network and also sub-latent 5G connectivity.

Compared to the previous model that only supports up to 4G LTE, the A51 5G UW is much better. In addition, the octa-core processor can provide all the requirements of the regular task, just as you can handle state-of-the-art games.

In terms of storage, a 6 GB RAM supported by 128 GB of internal storage space based on the UFS 2.1 memory type increases the speed of reading and writing data. In addition, you can add more space with the help of a dedicated Micro-SD slot, which comes with a pre-installed Nano-SIM port.

Camera

The company introduced a standard medium-range quad-camera setup that configured a 48 MP main camera, 12 MP ultrawide angle lens, 5 MP macro, and 5 MP depth sensor. With this configuration, a vast amount of features also come and offer several settings that expand the potential for recording videos and photos.

It is correct to say that the Samsung Galaxy A51 UW is the usual camera phone from Samsung. In addition to the main configuration, a small 32 MP camera with dot notch integrated into the screen. In addition, due to the small size, it did not cover much space.

Battery and Others

It is normal for Samsung devices to come with adequate fast-charging capacity. This same phenomenon occurs on the Galaxy A51 UW phone as its 15W fast charging supply power to a 4500 mAh battery, which usually takes half an hour to fill up to 40%. But, on the other hand, it equips two days of battery backup.

In addition to the battery statistics, it has a fingerprint scanner on the screen, although its speed is a little slower than the others, yet having these trendy features adds to the overall value. Next, Samsung includes regular reloading of sensors and communications and also supports 3.5mm jack.

Samsung Galaxy A51 UW

Samsung Galaxy A51 UW Specifications Detail

Down below you can see the full specifications of Samsung Galaxy A51 UW smartphone.

SpecificationsSamsung Galaxy A51 UW 5G
Network2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
AnnouncedAugust 2020
Weight188.8 g
SIMPre-installed Nano-SIM
Dimensions158.8 x 73.4 x 8.6 mm
Size6.5 inches
DisplayCapacitive touchscreen Super AMOLED, 16M colors
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels
OSAndroid 10, One UI 2
ChipsetQualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G (7 nm)
CPUOcta-core
(1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime
1×2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold
6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver)
GPUAdreno 620
Card slotYes (uses shared SIM slot)
RAM6GB
Internal128GB
Camera48MP, 12MP, 5MP, 5MP
Selfie32MP
3.5 mm jackYes
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
dual-band
Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE
GPSYes, with A-GPS
GLONASS
GALILEO, BDS
NFCYes
RadioFM radio, RDS, recording
USB2.0, Type-C, USB On-The-Go
SensorsUnder display Fingerprint
accelerometer
gyro, proximity
compass, ANT+
BatteryLi-Po 4500 mAh battery
Fast charging 15W
ColorsPrism Bricks Blue
Expected Price$ 550 (roughly 40,000 INR)

Samsung Galaxy A51 UW Pros and Cons

Down below you can see the list of pros and cons (advantages and disadvantages) of Samsung Galaxy A51 UW smartphone.

Pros

  1. Fast 5G connectivity support
  2. Increase performance with the help of the Snapdragon 756G SOC.
  3. Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  4. An adequate level of photography and selfie setup
  5. 4K videos and gyro-EIS spin
  6. Super AMOLED display
  7. Custom One UI experience

Cons

  1. Single color and storage variant
  2. Stuck in the default refresh rate setting
  3. Slightly expansive compared to other phones in the same range
  4. Only 15W fast charging support
  5. No wireless charging support
  6. Single SIM with shared micro SD Slot

Conclusion

The Samsung Galaxy A51 UW smartphone is a decent smartphone if you want fast 5G connectivity and you need to spend $ 200 more on the vanilla A51. On that note, there are not many disadvantages and, in addition, you can get a better gaming and photography experience with it. Still, compared to the competition, there are many smartphones that offer even better specs, but no one can beat the Samsung brand name for sure.

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