Samsung had already unveiled a bunch of Galaxy A-series smartphones this year. However, there is always room for new variants to come. The company introduced the Samsung Galaxy A23 with Snapdragon 680 in March. The first version only had 4G connectivity, and apparently, Samsung is seeing the need for a new version with 5G. The first clues about the 5G variant started coming out a few days back. Now, the leaks are starting to materialize! Samsung Galaxy A23 5G has passed Geekbench benchmarks.
Samsung Galaxy A23 5G Specifications
Samsung Galaxy A23 5G with model number SM-A236U passed through Geekbench in its US trim. There is also a European version in the pipeline. Under the hood, the device packs Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G. For those unaware, this chipset is an upgraded version of the SD 690 and offers an upgraded 5G chip with mmWave 5G support. The performance is 15% higher and the GPU is also 30% faster.
The device scored 674 in the single-core test and 2019 in the multi-core department. It runs Android 12 which means One UI 4.0 running on top. The device also packs 4GB of RAM, however, we can expect a variant with 6GB of RAM as well. In terms of storage, we can expect 64GB and 128GB storage in the best scenario. The device will also offer support for storage expansion via a micro SD card slot.
The leaked renders of the Galaxy A23 5G reveal that the device is basically what it proposes to be: just the 5G variant with minor changes. As per the leak, the device has a 6.55-inch diagonal versus 6.6-inch in the 4G variant. The 4G variant sports a 90 Hz LCD screen, a quad-camera setup led by a 50 MP shooter, and an 8 MP selfie snapper. The device draws power from a 5,000mAh battery with 25W fast charging.