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Samsung Galaxy A55
Samsung Galaxy A55
Samsung Galaxy A55
Samsung Galaxy A55
Samsung Galaxy A55
Samsung Galaxy A55
Samsung Galaxy A55
Samsung Galaxy A55

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The Samsung Galaxy A55 currently has an Informr score of 8.2 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 40 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.75 GHz
2.75 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
50+ MP, f/1.8
50+ MP, f/1.8
5000 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Amateur Photographer
Amateur Photographer

The Samsung Galaxy A55 is one of the best Samsung camera phones available for under £450, and if you can find it on offer, then it’s amazing value for money!

- Joshua Waller, Amateur Photographer

The Samsung Galaxy A55 sets itself apart from other phones in this price bracket as a mid-range phone in a premium shell. A truly beautiful – and functional – new metal and glass design, combined with a large 6.6-inch display, smooth performance and long-lasting battery life make this the perfect ha...

- Max Delaney, TechRadar
Android Authority
Android Authority

The Samsung Galaxy A55 5G brings a premium design, a few quality-of-life upgrades, and familiar Samsung strengths. But long-standing camera complaints, bloatware, and mostly incremental performance upgrades drag the package down.

- Hadlee Simons, Android Authority

I've been testing the phone for the past week. While it hasn't blown me away with its performance in any respect, it feels like a decent phone that's equipped to handle your daily essentials, with enough power under the hood for some casual gaming on your bus ride home from work.

- Andrew Lanxon, Cnet

The Samsung Galaxy A55 strikes a delicate balance between affordability and performance throughout.

- Ernest Doku, uSwitch

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Common Questions

The Galaxy A55 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 A55 prices from around the web here on The Informr.

We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Samsung Galaxy A55 user manual here.

Samsung backs up the Galaxy A55 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Galaxy A55 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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Screen Size

The Samsung Galaxy A55's screen size is 6.6 inches with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution.

2.75 GHz

There is a Samsung Exynos 1480 Octa-core 2.75 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 14 operating system (OS).

50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

128/256 GB

Internal memory is 128/256 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 5000 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 1440 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Galaxy A55 Specs

Release Date March 20, 2024
Regions Available United Kingdom
Operating System Android 14

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Processor Samsung Exynos 1480 Octa-core 2.75 GHz
Internal Storage 128/256 GB
RAM 8/12 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible No
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.68 W/kg
Body: 1.04 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.3
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 1000 GB)
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.8, Wide
12+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
5+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Macro
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, ISO, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
32+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Wide
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology Super AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel Density 390 pixels
Size 6.6 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus+
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging Up to 25 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1680 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 1440 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Up to 1500 minutes
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Awesome Ice Blue, Awesome Lemon, Awesome Lilac, Awesome Navy
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.11 x 7.74 x 0.82 cm (6.3 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 213 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 67
Headset Jack No
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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