The Samsung Galaxy A51 5G isn’t a full redesign of the Galaxy A51, but more like an incremental update. The subtle differences are aimed at allowing the phone to make use of 5G without sacrificing battery life.
- An aluminum frame
- A slightly different Exynos 980 chipset
- A larger 4500mAh battery
- Support for microSD cards up to 1TB
The changes aren’t much, but it offers a level of futureproofing on this mid-tier devices as 5G availability becomes more widespread.
Everything else about the phone is the same as the previous release. So be sure to check out our Samsung Galaxy A51 review for more details.
What the Critics Are Saying...
- Antoine Engels, NextPit
Personally, I don't think the Samsung Galaxy A51 remains a good choice to pick up in 2021. The smartphone is still competitive in some aspects including the screen quality and the decent performance of its 48 MP quad-camera module. Samsung's 4-year software support makes the Galaxy A51 more durable...
- Peter Ferenczi, DxOMark
With the Galaxy A51 5G, Samsung has pushed the price of a capable 5G phone into impressively affordable territory. However, it appears that affordability comes at the cost of imaging performance — to a degree. In the fiercely competitive mid-range segment, the A51 5G finds itself up against phones w...
It's the most affordable point of entry into 5G coming from Samsung. It's not as good value as what Xiaomi can give you, but competing offers from other big names like LG and Motorola come at an even larger premium if they're available at all. As such, the Galaxy A51 5G is shaping up to be an easy r...
Prices (Where to Buy)
The Galaxy A51 5G price will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. You can compare Samsung Galaxy A51 5G prices from around the web here on The Informr.
We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Samsung Galaxy A51 5G user manual here.
Samsung backs up the Galaxy A51 5G with a 2 Years parts & labour warranty.
If your Galaxy A51 5G has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Samsung support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Samsung's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.
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