Samsung Galaxy F55 5G with 6.7″ FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 7 Gen 1, 50MP front camera launched in India

Samsung just launched the Galaxy F55 5G, the company’s latest smartphone in the F series in India, as it had promised. The phone packs a 6.7-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, and is Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 SoC, same as the Galaxy M55 5G which was launched in India last month.

It has up to 8GB of RAM, has a 50MP rear camera with 1.5˚ OIS and VDIS along with a 5MP ultra-wide and a 2MP macro cameras. There is a 50MP front camera for the phone.

The phone runs Android 14 with One UI 6, and the company has promised 4 generations of Android updates and 5 years of security updates for the phone. Samsung says that this is the segment’s slimmest and lightest vegan leather smartphone of 2024.

It has an in-display fingerprint scanner and packs a 5000mAh battery with support for 45W fast charging, but it doesn’t come with a charger in the box.

Samsung Galaxy F55 5G specifications
  • 6.7-inch FHD+ (1080×2400 pixels) Super AMOLED Plus Infinity-O Display with 120Hz refresh rate, up to 1000 nits peak brightness,
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 7 Gen 1 (4nm) Mobile Platform with Adreno 644 GPU
  • 8GB / 12GB RAM, 128GB / 256GB internal storage, expandable up to 1TB via micro SD card
  • Android 14 with Samsung One UI 6.1
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 50MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, OIS, 5MP ultra-wide angle camera with f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture, LED flash
  • 50MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • In-display Fingerprint sensor
  • Dust and water resistant (IP67)
  • Dimensions: ‎163.9 x 76.5 x 7.8mm; Weight: 180g
  • USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos
  • 5G SA / NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC
  • 5000mAh (typical) battery with support for 45W fast charging
Pricing and availability

Samsung Galaxy F55 5G comes in Apricot Crush and Raisin Black colours and is priced at Rs. 26,999 for 8GB + 128GB, Rs. 29,999 for 8GB + 256GB and the 12GB+256GB model costs Rs. Rs. 32,999.

It will be available from Flipkart, Samsung India online store as well as retail stores starting through early sale from today, May 27, 7PM onwards.

Launch offers

  • Rs.  2000 Instant Discount on multiple Bank Cards [HDFC Bank / Axis Bank / ICICI Bank]
  • As a limited period offer, consumers can avail a 45W Samsung Travel Adapter at Rs. 499 or a Galaxy Fit3, atRs. 1999.

Commenting on the launch, Raju Pullan, Senior Vice President, MX Division, Samsung India, said:

With Galaxy F55 5G, Samsung will be offering a classy vegan leather design with a saddle stitch pattern for the very first time in F series. The classy vegan leather back panel with saddle stitch pattern and the camera deco in a golden hue exudes premium aesthetics. Galaxy F55 5G will come in two mesmerizing colours – Apricot Crush & Raisin Black. In addition, the Super AMOLED+ 120Hz display, powerful Snapdragon processor combined with an unmatched promise of four generations of OS upgrades and five years of security updates and Knox security, exemplify Samsung’s prowess in delivering top-tier experiences to its consumers.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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