Cheaper Galaxy A02 arrives in Nigeria and other African countries

Samsung Galaxy A02 announced in Africa (1)

Samsung has officially introduced the Galaxy A02 smartphone in Nigeria and few other African countries. The device is the smaller version of the Galaxy A02s, and as such, comes with a cheaper price tag. Even though same PLS display with 6.5-inches dewdrop screen is used on both phone, the A02 is only given a quad-core CPU, while the A02s is based on the an octa-core CPU from Qualcomm.

Cheaper Galaxy A02 arrives in Nigeria and other African countries The Galaxy A02 is either available in 2GB RAM with 32GB ROM or 3GB RAM with 64GB ROM. There is the older MediaTek MT6739 quad-core CPU on the inside, clocked at 1.5GHz, along with PowerVR GE8100 GPU.

Camera specs includes a dual 8MP primary and 0.3MP depth lens along with an LED flash, while a single 8MP selfie is used in the notch upfront. Battery power comes from a 5000mAh juice with 7.75W charger, while Google Android 10 is available out of the box.

Cheaper Galaxy A02 arrives in Nigeria and other African countries

Samsung Galaxy A02 key specifications and features

  • Dimension; Weight: 164.0 x 75.9x 9.1 mm; 206 grams
  • Display: 6.5-inch (720 x 1600 pixels) HD+ notch display with 20:9 aspect ratio
  • CPU: Quad-Core 1.5GHz MediaTek MT6739WA with PowerVR GE8100
  • Storage and RAM: 32/64GB and 2/3GB RAM; expandable up to 128GB via microSD
  • OS: Android 10
  • Camera: Dual-rear cameras (8MP primary and 0.3 MP Depth) with single LED flash
  • Front camera: 8MP selfie with LED flash
  • Video recording: [email protected]
  • Connectivity: Daul Nano-SIM: GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • Battery: Built-in 5000 mAh battery with 7.75W charger

Cheaper Galaxy A02 arrives in Nigeria and other African countries

Galaxy A02 pricing in Nigeria

The Galaxy A02 comes in Denim Black, Denim Blue, Denim Red and Denim Gray colors with a spiral-patterned back panel. The device is now available in Nigeria and few other African countries. In Nigeria for example, the phone is priced at N42,500 and N50,500 for the 2GB RAM + 32GB ROM and 3GB RAM with 64GB ROM respectively.

Stephen Ekpa
Stephen is the Editor-in-Chief @DroidAfrica. His work on DroidAfrica is born out of pure passion for tech, especially as it relates to smartphones. When Steve is not writing tech, then he is reading tech.