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Samsung Galaxy A2 Core Review

Staff Writer / 10-02-2020 / Reviews

After the release of their Galaxy S10 , Samsung has launched the all new A Series. This new range of smartphones provide value for money to the consumers by offering great specs and performance at much lower price points. The Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is a smartphone for users that want a seamless mobile experience without burning holes in their pockets.

Under the Hood

The Galaxy A2 Core is the entry-level smartphone in the A Series. It has an Octa-Core processor and runs Android GO, which is Google’s lightweight version of its Operating System for basic devices. It’s by no means slow and will provide you with an efficient, disruption-free experience. In terms of storage, you get 8GB of internal memory and a slot for your Micro SD card, expandable up to 256GB.

Screen and Body

With a 5-inch display, the A2 Core offers you a wider screen for a more engaging visual experience. You can get it in a variety of outstanding colours and a slick glossy back panel. It’s only 9.1 mm thick and weighs 142 grams, which makes the A2 Core very easy to handle.

Battery

The Galaxy A2 Core has a smaller 2600 mAh battery compared to other models in the A range like the A10 an d A20 . It can last a day with light to moderate use. It features a power saving mode that automatically decreases brightness and manages app and device performance in order to extend the battery life.

Camera

The Galaxy A2 core is fitted with a 5MP auto-focus rear camera with flash, while the selfie camera at the front is also 5MP sans the flash and focus.

Features

A great feature of the Galaxy A2 Core is that it is dual-SIM. That means you could have one SIM for data with the other for your usual calls and SMS. It comes standard with headphones and access to FM radio, which is great for people who like to listen to radio on the go.

Verdict

The Samsung Galaxy A2 Core is exactly what the name suggests – it is the entry-level or “core” smartphone in the A series. It gets the basics right and offers a few features that you’d generally find in more expensive phones. At its price range, the Galaxy A2 Core is perfect for students or those who just want the essentials of a smartphone without the hefty price tag.

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