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Samsung Galaxy A53 5G vs OnePlus 9: Should you choose the Exynos 1280 phone over the Snapdragon 888? – XDA Developers

On the market for a powerful Android phone with an immersive screen but don’t want to pay 2022 flagship prices? Buying a one-generation old flagship or a current mid-tier device is an option to save some money while still getting a good phone. Today, we’re taking a look at Samsung’s 2022 mid-tier Galaxy A53 5G and see how it compares to the OnePlus 9, a 2021 flagship that’s still quite capable today.

OnePlus 9 (left) and Samsung Galaxy A53 (right).

    Samsung’s Galaxy A53 5G is a very good mid-tier smartphone with a great screen and solid main camera.

    The OnePlus 9 is a speedy 2021 flagship that still holds up very well today.

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Samsung Galaxy A53 5G vs Apple iPhone 11: Specifications

Samsung Galaxy A53 5G OnePlus 9
Build
  • Plastic body
  • Gorilla Glass 5 front panel
  • IP67 water/dust resistance
  • Plastic body
  • Gorilla Glass 5 front panel
  • IP68 water/dust resistance
Dimensions and Weight
  • 159.6 x 74.8 x 8.1mm
  • 189 g
  • 160 x 74.2 x 8.7 mm
  • 192 g
Display
  • 6.5-inch Super AMOLED
  • 120Hz refresh rate
  • 1080 x 2400 pixels
  • 6.55-inch OLED
  • 120Hz refresh rate
  • 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution
SoC
RAM and Storage
  • 6GB/8GB RAM
  • 128GB/256GB internal storage
  • microSD card slot (up to 1TB)
  • 8GB/12GB RAM
  • 128GB/256GB internal storage
  • no microSD card slot
Battery and Charging