Considering a Samsung for your next handset? Samsung is a reliable manufacturer, with an excellent reputation for releasing phones that have impressive cameras and super high-resolution displays.
If you’re not sure which Samsung is right for you, the popular budget-friendly A series could be a great place to start. Find out all about each device in the series, right here.
Samsung Galaxy A32 5G
At a glance: 6.5-inch Infinity-V HD+ display, 48MP+8MP+2MP+2MP quad-lens rear camera, 5,000 mAh battery
If it's a cutting-edge Samsung with 5G connectivity you're after, don't overlook the Samsung Galaxy A32 5G. With its budget-friendly price tag, this Android is making next-generation 5G accessible for less.
On top of offering super-fast download speeds and an all-round more reliable network in a 5G-supported area, the Galaxy A32 5G has plenty of impressive tech specs too. The 6.5-inch Infinity-V HD+ display delivers a vivid, highly detailed picture, while the side-mounted fingerprint scanner ensures secure yet easy access.
MediaTek's Dimensity 720 5G chipset and the octa-core processor ensure a smooth performance, while Samsung's added Game Booster makes the handset perfect for gamers too. Android 11 will be yours to enjoy straight out of the box, and there's a 5,000 mAh battery to take you from day to night with ease.
And that's not all. This Samsung even comes with an amazing 48MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP quad-lens rear camera, 13MP front camera and can record 4K video. Whether you want to shoot at night, up close, from far away or try your hand at videography, the Galaxy A32 5G can do it all.
Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
At a glance: 6.6-inch Infinity-U HD+ display, quad-lens 48MP+8MP+5MP+5MP rear camera, 5,000 mAh battery
Another chance to experience 5G on an A Series handset, the Samsung Galaxy A42 5G is a handset that's sure to turn heads. With its holographic design, high-gloss frame and handy 3.5mm headphone jack tucked away at the bottom of the device, this Samsung not only looks the part, it excels when it comes to performance too.
The cinematic 6.6-inch Infinity-U HD+ screen stretches completely across the front of the device, bringing whatever's on the screen to life with vibrant colour and amazing clarity. There's a fingerprint scanner built directly into the screen to add to the already seamless design, and the 20MP front-facing camera is tucked away neatly at the top of the display.
There are four state-of-the-art lenses placed neatly on the rear camera, including a 48MP main lens and an 8MP ultra-wide lens to help you see more inside the frame. Night Mode, Live Focus and 4K video recording are all accessible too, and the 2MP macro lens and 2MP depth lens give you even more control over each shot, allowing you to really zoom in on the details without sacrificing photo quality, and you can artfully blur the background of your portrait shots.
Samsung Galaxy A71
At a glance: 6.7-inch Infinity-O Full HD+ display, quad-lens 48MP+12MP+5MP+5MP rear camera, 4,500 mAh battery
If you're after one of the biggest displays in the entire A Series line-up, then go for the Samsung Galaxy A71. The Super AMOLED 6.7-inch screen features Samsung's Infinity-O design, meaning you can view your favourites on YouTube or game with friends online on a true-to-life, Full HD+ edge-to-edge display.
Android 9 will be ready and waiting as soon as you unbox, and upgrades to the latest operating system will instantly be available. There's a Qualcomm SM7150 chipset and octa-core processor working away behind the scenes to keep everything running smoothly, and a 4,500 mAh battery to take you from morning 'to night.
You certainly won't be disappointed by the quad-lens 48MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MP rear camera system. The front-facing camera comes in at a whopping 32MP too, helping you to always catch your best side.
Samsung Galaxy A02s
At a glance: 6.5-inch Infinity-V HD+ display, 13MP+2MP+2MP triple-lens rear camera, 5,000 mAh battery
Proving affordable handsets can still offer outstanding tech specs, the Samsung Galaxy A02s has everything you could need from an everyday smartphone. Alongside a streamlined design with smooth curved edges and a modern matte finish, this device is sure to please big-screen fans with its 6.5-inch Infinity-V HD+ display.
The standout feature has to be the triple-lens camera, with the 13MP + 2MP + 2MP rear camera system making sure you can always take detailed, defined shots day or night. The 13MP main camera has built-in autofocus to boost the accuracy of your shots, while the 2MP depth lens makes Samsung's Live Focus possible, giving you control over the amount of background blur in every image. The final 2MP macro lens is a must for serious closeups too, helping you to take pictures from centimetres away.
And that's not all. The Galaxy A02s brings a long-lasting 5,000 mAh battery, advanced Snapdragon 450 chipset and Android 10 with it too.
Samsung Galaxy A12
At a glance: 6.5-inch Infinity-V HD+ display, quad-lens 48MP+5MP+2MP+2MP rear camera, 5,000 mAh battery
Bringing you a long-lasting 5,000 mAh battery, an immersive display and some seriously high-spec camera tech, it's hard not to be impressed by the Samsung Galaxy A12.
A brilliant everyday handset, this A Series model is equipped with the latest tech inside and out. An edge-to-edge Infinity-V display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3* which covers the front of the handset, while the curved, two-tone frame makes sure the Samsung looks the part and feels comfortable in the hand too.
You can unlock the handset using facial recognition or via the side-mounted fingerprint scanner, and Android 10 features like Samsung Pay make the everyday easy. As for battery, it's also equipped with a 5,000mAh cell that boots back up in next to no time thanks to the device's fast charging capabilities.
Front and back, the Galaxy A12 is kitted out with fantastic cameras. On the front there's an 8MP camera, while the rear boasts a quad-lens 48MP + 5MP + 2MP + 2MP system. The 123-degree ultrawide camera makes it possible to squeeze more of the action into the frame, with the main 48MP camera ensures every single shot looks like it was taken on a professional DSLR.
Samsung Galaxy A51
At a glance: 6.5-inch Infinity-O Full HD+ display, quad-lens 48MP+12MP+5MP+5MP rear camera, 4,000 mAh battery
An advanced A series that pulls out all the stops, the Samsung Galaxy A51 is a fantastic all-rounder. On top of a slim, sleek frame with an ergonomic design, the ** Galaxy A51** has an immersive 6.5-inch Infinity-O created with Super AMOLED technology and a detailed Full HD+ resolution. Whether you love streaming on the move or you're into gaming, images will come to life on this Samsung.
Fuelled by a 4,000 mAh battery with 15W fast charging, you can confidently go from day to night on one full charge. You won't have to wait around long to power back up either - and you can even chat to Samsung's assistant Bixby while you wait.
You can record in 4K directly, with the quad-lens rear camera system made from an amazing 48MP main camera, 12MP ultra-wide lens and two 5MP lenses. One 5MP lens specialises in depth control, enabling you to artfully create a blurred background effect, while the other helps you nail macro shots.
Samsung Galaxy A20e
At a glance: 5.8-inch HD+ Infinity-V display, dual-lens 13MP+5MP rear camera, 3,000 mAh
Another Samsung that's purse-friendly but packs a punch, the Samsung Galaxy A20e is a slightly smaller model that's perfect for anyone looking for an Android under 6 inches. Housed inside a slim, durable plastic frame, you'll find a vivid 5.8-inch HD+ Infinity-V display that's not only virtually bezel-free, it also features a 19:5:9 aspect ratio for cinematic viewing.
There's a side-mounted fingerprint scanner for secure access, or you can unlock the device using facial recognition if you prefer. Behind the scenes you'll find a host of great tech specs too, ranging from a 3,000 mAh fast charging battery to 3GB RAM and an octa-core CPU. As for the camera, you're covered for your everyday photography needs with the 13MP + 5MP rear system with Wide Shot letting you capture more of the action, and the 8MP front-facing camera with Selfie focus, ensuring you'll always be the centre of attention.