The Samsung A52s 5G was announced a while back in the Nepali market and was one of the most popular premium mid-range smartphones available in Nepal. Whereas now Xiaomi has announced its Xiaomi 12 lite in Nepal on August 25, 2022, to compete with Samsung‘s midrange series smartphones. So in this article, we will compare Samsung A52s 5G to Xiaomi 12 Lite with both smartphones’ in-depth specifications, features, and prices in Nepal.
Galaxy A52s 5G vs Xiaomi 12 lite: Specs comparison
|Parameters||Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G||Xiaomi 12 Lite|
|Body||159.9 x 75.1 x 8.4 mm|
|159.3 x 73.7 x 7.3 mm|
|Built||Glass front, plastic back||Glass front, glass back, plastic frame|
|IP Certification||IP67 dust/water resistant||Not Available|
|Display||6.5 inches Super AMOLED 800 nits||6.55 inches, AMOLED|
950 nits, 12Bit, Dolby Vision, HDR10+
|Resolution||FHD+ (1080 x 2400 pixels)||FHD+ (1080 x 2400 pixels)|
|Refresh Rate||120 Hz||120 Hz|
|Protection||Gorilla Glass 5||Gorilla Glass 5|
|OS||Android 12, One UI 4.1||Android 12, MIUI 13|
|Processor||Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm)||5 Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core up to 2.4Ghz clock speed||Octa-core up to 2.4Ghz clock speed|
|GPU||Adreno 642L||Adreno 642L|
|Audio||Stereo Speakers, 3.5mm||Dual speaker|
|RAM||6/8GB RAM||6GB/8GB RAM|
|Rear Camera||64 MP, f/1.8 (wide), OIS|
12 MP, 123˚(ultrawide)
5 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
5 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|108 MP, f/1.9 (wide), |
8 MP, 120˚(ultrawide),
2 MP, f/2.4, (macro)
|Rear Camera Video Recording||4K@30fps, 1080p@60fps||4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps|
|Front Camera||32 MP, f/2.2, (wide)||32 MP, f/2.5, (wide)|
|Security||Fingerprint (under display, optical)||Fingerprint (under display, optical)|
|Colors||Black, White, Purple, Mint||Black, Green, Pink|
|Price||Rs 49,999 (6+128GB)|
Rs 51,999 (8+128GB)
|NPR 50,999 (6+128GB)|
NPR 53,999 (8+128GB)
Samsung A52s 5G vs Xiaomi 12 Lite
Built and Display
First talking about the design of the device, it gets a similar boxy design with a punch hole in the front of the display. Moreover, on the built of the Samsung A52s, 5G gets a Glass front protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 while on the back the smartphone has a plastic body. Whereas the Xiaomi 12 lite feature glass on both side of the device with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 on the front.
Furthermore, both smartphone features almost the same size display with 6.5 inches screen on the Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G whereas the Xiaomi 12 lite get a 6.55 inches display. Moreover, we can find the same 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate on both devices.
Additionally, the Xiaomi 12 lite comes with a 12-bit display, Dolby Vision, HDR+, and a peak brightness of 950 nits which all help to enhance the viewing experience of the users. Whereas in the Samsung Galaxy A52s we lack all these features.
The Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G and Xiaomi 12 Lite both pack an identical Snapdragon 778G 5G (6nm) chipset with a max clock speed of up to 2.4Ghz which is paired with Adreno 642L GPU. Moreover, both device runs on an Andriod 12 with One UI 4.1 skin on top for the Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G while Xiaomi 12 Lite gets an MIUI 13 skin on top.
Furthermore talking about the software of the device Samsung has promised 4 years of major updates to the device which means Samsung Galaxy A52s will get Android 14 as its final update. Whereas the Xiaomi 12 Lite gets 3 years of major updates that could eventually get Andriod 15 as it is almost a year newer than the Samsung Galaxy A52s.
Additionally, we can find the same configuration of RAM and internal memory which has a 6/8RAM option and 128GB internal storage in these devices. Additionally the Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G supports an expandable memory card while Xiaomi 12 lite doesn’t support an expandable memory option but features a UFS 2.2 storage.
These two smartphones differentiate from each other in the camera department. Where the Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G features a quad camera setup with a 64MP primary wide camera including OIS while we can find a secondary 12MP ultra-wide, 5MP Macro, and 5 MP depth camera.
Whereas the Xiaomi 12 lite features a triple camera setup at the back with a huge 108MP wide primary camera which doesn’t include OIS so we can say the Xiaomi 12 lite lacks in night photography in comparison to Samsung Galaxy A52s. Whereas the Xiaomi 12 lite features a secondary 8MP ultra-wide and a 2MP macro camera.
Furthermore, on the front, both device features a 32MP front camera whereas Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G can record 4K video at 30 fps and 1080P video at 60 Fps while the Xiaomi 12 lite records only in 1080P @ 60fps.
Moreover on the feature of these devices the Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G gets an IP67 dust/water resistance whereas we don’t have any IP rating on the Xiaomi 12 Lite. Moreover, we get an optical under-display scanner on both smartphones.
Furthermore, on the charging and battery capacity of the device, we can find a slightly larger 4500mAh battery capacity on the Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G whereas the Xiaomi 12 lite gets a battery capacity of 4300 mAh. Moreover, we can find that the Xiaomi 12 lite features a faster 67W charger in comparison to the 25W faster charger in Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G.
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Galaxy A52s 5G vs Xiaomi 12 Lite Price in Nepal
Both devices are available in two memory configurations. The 6GB RAM+ 128GB internal storage cost NPR 49,999 for the Samsung Galaxy A52s whereas the Xiaomi 12 lite gets a slightly higher price tag of NPR 50,999. Similarly, the 8GB RAM + 128GB is priced at NPR 51,999 for Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G and NPR 53,999 for the Xiaomi 12 Lite.