Samsung Galaxy A13, A33 5G, A53 5G, A73 5G: Price, Specs, Availability in the Philippines

New awesome devices from Samsung!

Samsung launches its new Galaxy A lineup comprising of the A13, A33 5G, A53 5G, and A73 5G all sporting a refreshed design with vibrant colors, improved performance, and features designed for Gen Z’s and the youth.

“We believe everyone deserves the opportunity to experience the positive impact mobile technology can have on their lives,” said TM Roh, President, and Head of Samsung Electronics’ MX (Mobile eXperience) Business. “With the latest Galaxy A series release, we’re making it easier than ever to enjoy Galaxy’s advanced, innovative mobile experience at a great value.”   

Samsung Galaxy A13

The new Galaxy A13 is the entry-level on the new Galaxy A lineup and is the successor to the Galaxy A12. It features a 6.6-inch Infinity-V Display in FHD+ resolution, a 50MP rear camera coupled with an ultra-wide-angle lens, an expandable 128GB internal storage up to 1TB, a large 5000mAh battery, Samsung Knox security, and Dolby Atmos support.

Samsung Galaxy A13 specs

  • 6.6-inch FHD+ Infinity-V display, 1200 x 2408px
    20:9 aspect ratio
  • 2.0Ghz octa-core Exynos 850 CPU
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 128GB internal storage
    expandable up to 1TB via microSD card slot
  • Quad rear camera with LED flash
    50MP f/1.8 main camera
    5MP f/2.2 123 degree ultra wide camera
    2MP f/2.4 depth camera
    2MP f/2.4 macro camera
  • 8MP f/2.2 front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE, dual-SIM
  • Dolby Atmos
  • Side mounted fingerprint scanner
  • Samsung Knox
  • OneUI Core (based on Android 12)
  • 5000mAh battery
    15W fast charging
    Adaptive Power Saving mode
  • Available colors: Peach, Light Blue, and Black

Samsung Galaxy A33 5G

The A13’s bigger sibling, the Galaxy A33 features 5G connectivity, dust and water resistance, a larger 6.4-inch display with a 90Hz refresh rate, a large 5000mAh battery that supports 25W fast charging, and Samsung’s own Exynos 1280 CPU.

Samsung Galaxy A33 5G specs:

  • 6.4-inch FHD+ Infinity-U Super AMOLED display, 1080 x 2400px
    90Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 2.4 Ghz octa-core Exynos 1280 5nm CPU
  • 6GB/8GB RAM with RAM plus
  • 128GB/256GB internal storage
    expandable up to 1TB via microSD card slot
  • Quad rear camera with LED flash
    48MP f/1.8 main camera with OIS
    8MP f/2.2 ultra-wide camera
    2MP f/2.4 bokeh camera
    5MP f/2.4 macro camera
  • 13MP f/2.2 front-facing camera
  • 5G, 4G LTE, dual-SIM
  • WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS
  • In-screen fingerprint scanner
  • Face unlock
  • Dual stereo speakers
    Dolby Atmos
  • Link to Windows
  • IP67 dust and water resistance
  • Samsung Knox
  • OneUI 4.1 (based on Android 12)
  • 5000mAh battery
    25W fast charging
  • Available colors: Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Blue, and Awesome Peach

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G

The Galaxy A53 5G features an improved 64MP main camera now with OIS and VDIS technology compared to its predecessor. It also packs a large 5000mAh battery that supports 25W fast charging and a 6.5-inch display with a 120Hz refresh rate. On top of the classic black and white colors, Samsung introduces a new Blue and Peach color for the A53 5G.

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G specs:

  • 6.5-inch FHD+ Infinity-O Super AMOLED display, 1080 x 2400px
    120Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 2.4Ghz octa-core Exynos 1280 5nm CPU
  • 6GB/8GB RAM with RAM plus
  • 128GB/256GB internal storage
    expandable up to 1TB via microSD card slot
  • Quad rear camera with LED flash
    64MP f/1.8 main camera with OIS
    12MP f/2.2 ultra-wide camera
    5MP f/2.4 bokeh camera
    5MP f/2.4 macro camera
  • 32MP f/2.2 front-facing camera
  • 5G, 4G LTE, dual-SIM
  • WiFi 802.11ac, Buetooth 5.1, GPS
  • In-screen fingerprint scanner
  • Face unlock
  • Dual stereo speakers
    Dolby Atmos
  • Link to Windows
  • Samsung Knox
  • IP67 dust and water resistance
  • OneUI 4.1 (based on Android 12)
  • 5000mAh battery
    25W fast charging
  • Available colors: Awesome Black, Awesome White, Awesome Blue, and Awesome Peach

Samsung Galaxy A73 5G

A first in the Galaxy A series, the Galaxy A73 5G features a 108MP rear camera complemented with an ultra-wide camera, bokeh, and macro lens. Inside is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 7785G processor with 6GB/8GB RAM configuration and up to 256GB internal storage that is expandable up to 1TB via microSD card slot. In addition, a large 5000mAh battery with 25W fast charging powers the whole device.

Samsung Galaxy A73 5G specs:

  • 6.7-inch FHD+ Infinity-O Super AMOLED display, 1080 x 2400px
    120Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • 2.4Ghz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 7785G processor
  • 6GB/8GB RAM
  • 128GB/256GB internal storage
    expandable up to 1TB via microSD card slot
  • Quad rear camera with LED flash
    108MP f/1.8 main camera with OIS
    12MP f/2.2 ultra-wide camera
    5MP f/2.4 depth camera
    5MP f/2.4 macro camera
  • 32MP f/2.2 front-facing camera
  • 5G, 4G LTE, dual-SIM
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS
  • In-screen fingerprint scanner
  • Face unlock
  • Dual stereo speakers
    Dolby Atmos
  • Link to Windows
  • IP67 dust and water resistance
  • OneUI 4.1 (based on Android 12)
  • 5000mAh battery
    25W fast charging
  • Available colors: Awesom Gray, Awesome White, and Awesome Mint

Pricing and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy A13 retails for PHP 11,490 for the 6GB+128GB configuration and PHP 10,490 for the 4GB+128GB. Customers who purchase the Galaxy A13 from March 21 to April 30, 2022, will get a free cover that can be redeemed via the Samsung Redemption Management website.

Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy A33 5G will be available in all authorized Samsung Stores and online beginning April 22, 2022, with the following prices:

  • Galaxy A33 5G (8GB+256GB) – PHP 21, 990 SRP
  • Galaxy A33 5G (8GB+128GB) – PHP 19,990 SRP
  • Galaxy A33 5G (6GB+128GB) – PHP 18,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)
  • Galaxy A33 5G (8GB+128GB) White – PHP 19,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)
  • Galaxy A33 5G (8GB+256GB) White – PHP 21,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)

On the other hand, the Galaxy A53 5G will be available starting April 1, 2022, in all authorized Samsung Stores and online with the following prices:

  • Galaxy A53 5G (8GB+256GB) – PHP 25,490 SRP
  • Galaxy A53 5G (8GB+128GB) – PHP 23,490 SRP
  • Galaxy A53 5G (6GB+128GB) – PHP 22,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)

Starting March 18 to 25, 2022, those who pre-order the Galaxy A53 5G will receive gifts worth up to PHP 3,000. Customers can choose between a 3,000 Samsung E-Store Voucher or 3,000 Diamonds for Mobile Legends. The Galaxy A53 5G is also available via the Trade-In, Trade-Up promo, and get tokens worth up to PHP 4,000 until June 30, 2022.

Lastly, the Galaxy A73 5G, will also be available starting April 22, 2022, and will be available in all authorized Samsung Stores and online with the following prices:

  • Galaxy A73 5G (8GB+256GB) – PHP 29, 990 SRP
  • Galaxy A73 5G (8GB+128GB) – PHP 27,990 SRP
  • Galaxy A73 5G (6GB+128GB) – PHP 26,990 SRP (Online Exclusive)

A new Onyx color of the Galaxy Buds2 and Buds Live will also launch in April 2022, to complement the new Galaxy A series design.

Nathaniel Trillana
Nathaniel is a part-time contributor and writes for WalasTech in his free time from work. He is a tech-savvy person, a morning radio program listener, a podcast host and producer, as well as a heavy social media user.