Samsung Galaxy A22 5G has been spotted in a Geekbench listing that suggests the phone could pack MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset. The Galaxy A22 has been popping up in leaks and certifications, suggesting the phone could be launched soon, and it is expected to debut in India as well. Past leaks suggested that Samsung Galaxy A22 will be offered in a 4G and a 5G version. Additionally, some HD renders of the Galaxy A22 have also surfaced online, showing a triple camera setup and more.
A Samsung handset with SM-A226B model number has been spotted on Geekbench, and it shows some of the key specifications of this device. It is expected to come with Android 11 out-of-the-box and MediaTek Dimensity 700 octa-core SoC, along with 6GB of RAM. This model number is believed to belong to Galaxy A22 5G. The phone scored 562 points in single-core and 1,755 points in multi-core tests.
Additionally, alleged renders of the Galaxy A22 were shared by Steve Hemmerstoffer (@Onleaks) via Voice, showing triple rear cameras, 3.5mm audio jack, a notch display, and a thick chin bezel. The phone is tipped to come with a 6.5-inch display and measure 167.2 x 76.4 x 8.7mm.
This device has been in the news for quite some time now dating back to January 2020 when Samsung reportedly trademarked nine Galaxy A series phones, Galaxy A22 being one of them. Then in December 2020, a 5G variant of the Galaxy A22 was expected to launch in the second half of 2021 for KRW 2,00,000 (around Rs 13,300).
In March 2021, it was tipped that Galaxy A22 will be offered in two RAM and storage configurations as well as four colour options namely Grey, Light Green, White, and Purple. In the same month, the phone was expecting to carry a 48MP primary camera on the back, an 8MP secondary camera, and two 2MP sensors. At the front, the phone is tipped to feature a 13MP camera sensor.
More recently, the phone was allegedly spotted in a Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) listing hinting at an Indian launch. The design of the Galaxy A22 was recently leaked by purported case renders, showing a notched display and a quad camera setup at the back.