Samsung appears to be attempting to make amends for its poorly executed Galaxy F22 (Evaluate) smartphone from final 12 months with the launch of the Galaxy F23 5G. This new mannequin has a better beginning worth, however one have a look at the spec sheet and you will discover some massive updates. The Galaxy F23 5G is about to go on sale in India on March sixteenth and as we simply obtained our system, we thought we might provide you with a style of what to anticipate.
The Samsung Galaxy F23 5G is priced beginning at Rs. 17,499 for the variant with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage, which is the one I’ve. For Rs. 1,000 extra, you will get 8GB of RAM and the identical quantity of storage. The excellent news is that the interior storage is expandable due to the devoted microSD slot.
Samsung despatched me a unit within the Forest Inexperienced colour, and the Galaxy F23 5G can also be obtainable in Aqua Blue. The plastic again panel has a matte end, which hides fingerprints effectively. The darkish inexperienced tint is barely seen from sure angles within the gentle and it appears nearly black from different angles. I’ve to say, it appears fairly good and nearly makes up for the dated design of the entrance.
The Galaxy F23 5G is an enormous cellphone, because it packs a 5,000mAh battery. It helps quick charging (as much as 25W), however no charger is included within the field. Similar to Samsung’s flagships, the packaging of its funds telephones has began to get lighter. The field solely incorporates a USB Kind-C to Kind-C cable and a SIM card eject software.
The Samsung Galaxy F23 5G has a slight digital camera bump on the again and has the standard ports and buttons, together with a headphone jack. The fingerprint sensor is built-in into the ability button. Throughout my temporary stint with this cellphone, I discovered the Galaxy F23 5G comfy to carry due to the rounded sides of the body.
Design-wise, the Galaxy F23 undoubtedly appears like a funds smartphone with its chunky screens and gaping chin. Actually, it isn’t too totally different from its predecessor, however the modifications are noticeable when you begin utilizing it. The show now has Full HD+ decision and a 120Hz refresh charge, each of that are higher than what the Galaxy F22 supplied, however that got here at the price of shedding the AMOLED panel. The Galaxy F23 5G’s LCD display is first rate, however lacks the vibrancy of Samsung’s Tremendous AMOLED screens.
The following massive replace is the SoC. The Samsung Galaxy F23 5G makes use of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC, which is not significantly new, however may be very highly effective and we have seen it in dearer telephones such because the OnePlus Nord CE 5G thus far (Evaluate) and Xiaomi Mi 10i (Evaluate). I anticipate gaming efficiency to be comparatively good – that was one among our fundamental complaints with the Galaxy F22.
Samsung has additionally upgraded the Galaxy F23 5G’s main rear digital camera to a 50-megapixel sensor. I hope to see higher outcomes than what the Galaxy F22 managed, as its low gentle efficiency was very disappointing. The Galaxy F23 5G additionally has an 8-megapixel ultra-wide digital camera and a 2-megapixel macro digital camera on the again. Selfies are dealt with by an 8-megapixel entrance digital camera.
Samsung has been on the high of its recreation in the case of software program in its current launches, and it is good to see the identical stage of consideration given to funds choices. The Galaxy F23 5G runs OneUI 4.1 based mostly on Android 12, and Samsung has promised two years of OS updates and 4 years of safety updates, which is de facto good.
The worth of the Samsung Galaxy F23 5G brings it nearer to the Redmi Notice 11 Professional and the Realme 9 5G Velocity Version. The Galaxy F23 5G is at a slight drawback because the others supply higher bundled equipment, together with quick chargers. Can the Galaxy F23 5G ship a adequate person expertise to be value contemplating? We’ll be testing the Galaxy F23 5G’s efficiency, cameras, and battery life over the subsequent few days, so remember to take a look at our full evaluation forward.