Is The Samsung A72 Water-resistant? Find out now

You’ve probably heard about Samsung’s latest smartphone — the Samsung A72. The Galaxy A72 was announced on March 17, and it was released on March 26 this year.

Now, it’s an established fact that people looking to purchase premium smartphones from Samsung but cannot afford the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note series can equally settle for a device in the Galaxy A series.

The Galaxy A series feature a range of “fine and nice” smartphones. However, the features you’ll get depends on how much you have to spend.

As of this moment, the Samsung A72 is the latest addition to the Galaxy A series. And this piece aims to answer only one question — is the Samsung A72 water-resistant?

Is The Samsung A72 Water-resistant?

Yes, the Samsung A72 is water-resistant. The Samsung A72 is not an entry-level smartphone. Hence, its water-resistance is rated IP67 — up to 30 minutes in a 1-meter depth of water.

Considering that the A72 is water-resistant and features a lot more high-end specs, including 8GB RAM and Snapdragon 720G, it is not a cheap device. See its full specifications below.

Is The Samsung A72 Water-resistant?
Samsung Galaxy A72. Img Source

Samsung A72 Full Specs

Network

TechnologyGSM / HSPA / LTE
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

Launch

Announced2021, March 17
StatusAvailable. Released 2021, March 26

Body

Dimensions6.50 x 3.05 x 0.33 in
Weight203g
BuildGlass front, plastic back
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid-dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
IP67 dust/water resistant (up to 1m for 30 mins)

Display

TypeSuper AMOLED, 90Hz, 800 nits
Size6.7 inches, 107.8 cm2 (~84.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~394 ppi density)

Platform

OSAndroid 11, One UI 3.1
ChipsetQualcomm SM7125 Snapdragon 720G (8 nm)
CPUOcta-core (2×2.3 GHz Kryo 465 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 465 Silver)
GPUAdreno 618

Memory

Card SlotmicroSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
Internal128GB 6GB RAM
128GB 8GB RAM
256GB 8GB RAM

Main Camera

Quad64 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.7X”, 0.8µm, PDAF, OIS
8 MP, f/2.4, (telephoto), 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom
12 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1.12µm
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
FeaturesLED flash, HDR, panorama
Video4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps; gyro-EIS

Selfie Camera

Single32 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.8″, 0.8µm
FeaturesHDR
Video4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps

Sound

LoudspeakerYes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jackYes

Comms

WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFCYes (market/region dependent)
RadioFM radio
USBUSB Type-C 2.0, USB On-The-Go

Features

SensorsFingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
ANT+
Bixby natural language commands and dictation

Battery

CapacityLi-Ion 5000 mAh, non-removable
ChargingFast charging 25W

Misc

ColoursAwesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Violet, Awesome Blue
ModelsSM-A725F, SM-A725F/DS
PriceAbout NGN250,000

Where to Buy Samsung A72

You can buy the Samsung A72 smartphone online or from a brick and mortar store. In most parts of Africa, including Egypt, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa, Morocco, etc., you can buy Galaxy A72 from Jumia.

Jumia Nigeria — See Offers | Jumia Ghana — See Offers | Jumia Kenya — See Offers | Jumia Egypt — See Offers

More Smartphones

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Next Post

Is The Gionee S10 Waterproof? Find out now.

Wed Mar 31 , 2021
The Gionee S10 smartphones are a lineup of astonishing devices from Gionee as at 2017. In all, they include the Gionee S10, S10B, and S10C—all with variations in their features. The Gionee S10 smartphones are not high-end devices. Instead, they’re mid-range smartphones. Hence the MediaTek Helio P25 chip you’ll find […]
Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap
%d bloggers like this: