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Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U) vs Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy A52 5G vs Samsung Galaxy M52 phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy M52 XSamsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)08Points
Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)
6.5"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

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09PointsSamsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)Compare Samsung Galaxy A52 5G X
Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)8 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)vsGalaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)9 Advantages Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vseMMC 5.1
+405 PPI3%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs393 PPI
+(quad camera) 64MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MP6%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(triple camera) 64MP + 12MP + 5MP
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+Stereo sound with dual speakersAdvantage
Better sound quality for listening to music or clearer hands-free calls
vsMono sound (not stereo)
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C reversible connector
+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
vsNot supported
+IP67 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsNot supported
2.2GHz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2.4GHz 64bit Octa-Core16%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
189 grams (6.62 ounces)vs+173 grams (6.06 ounces)9%
Lighter
8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs+7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)14%
Thinner
6.5"vs+6.7"3%
Larger screen
Android 11vs+Android 12Advantage
Android 12 is newer and safer
Virtual proximity sensorvs+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
4500 mAhvs+5000 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
vs+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOvs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster

40 Common items in both devices
6GB LPDDR4X
128GB (102GB available) / 128GB (101GB available)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front
Super AMOLED / Super AMOLED Plus
120Hz
16 million
+33 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
ModelGalaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Other model namesGalaxy A52 5G SM-A526U Single-SIM (128GB + 6GB RAM)Galaxy M52 5G SM-M526B/Dual-SIM 128GB+6GB RAM
Country or region availableUSA
USA
(Latin America)(Global, International)
(Latin America), (Global, International)
BrandSamsungSamsung
Release date3/19/2021, Announced: 3/17/202110/2/2021, Announced: 9/24/2021
Depth8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)7.4 millimeters (0.29 inches)
Size (width x height)75.1 x 159.9 millimeters (2.96 x 6.3 in)76.4 x 164.2 millimeters (3.01 x 6.46 in)
Weight189 grams (6.62 ounces)173 grams (6.06 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
System versionAndroid 11Android 11
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 12
User InterfaceOne UI 3.1One UI 3.1 / 4.1

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G (SM7225) (8nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G (SM7325) (6nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2GHz Dual-Core Kryo 570
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 570
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.4GHz Quad-Core Kryo 670
1.8GHz Quad-Core Kryo 670
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 619 (800MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 642L (550MHz)
Performance (benchmark)AnTuTu: 334981 (v8), 386474 (v9)
Geekbench: 1820 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 16fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
AnTuTu: 504424 (v9)
Geekbench: 2796 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 28fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X6GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (102GB available)
UFS 2.1
128GB (101GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)

📲 Display

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED Plus
Screen size6.5" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~86.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)405 PPI393 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Not supported
Refresh rate120Hz120Hz
Display features800nits[peak]
Always-On Display
Not supported

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload2000/1024 Mbps2000/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G, 5G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14, 20, 29, 30, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
VoLTE
LTE Cat16 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkSA/NSA/Sub6 (2, 5, 66)SA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 40, 41, 66, 78)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSAGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedLTE Cat16 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A

📷 Camera

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
64 megapixels
12MP ultrawidef/2.2123°1.12µm
5MP macrof/2.4
5MP depthf/2.4
(triple camera)
64 megapixels
12MP ultrawidef/2.2123°1.12µm
5MP macrof/2.4
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.72" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extras1080p@60fps1080p@30fps

📸 Front camera

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Front camera (secondary)32 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution6528x4896 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.8" inches1/2.8" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
LoudspeakerStereo sound with dual speakersMono sound (not stereo)
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
TV outputUSB Type-C (reversible)USB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax wifi6 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Virtual proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity4500 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts25W Fast battery charging25W Fast battery charging
Reverse charging USB between devices
Talk time autonomy35 hours (1.5 days)48 hours (2 days)
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Awesome Black, White, Violet, Blue- Colors: Blazing Black, White, Icy Blue

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526U)Samsung Galaxy M52 (SM-M526B/DS 128GB/6GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)0.74W/kg (head), 0.53W/kg (body)0.77W/kg (head), 0.8W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered0.789W/kg (head), 1.4W/kg (body)
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