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Samsung Galaxy M23


Samsung Galaxy M23
Samsung Galaxy M23 (Galaxy M Series)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G 5G 8 x 1.8 - 2.2 GHz, Kryo 570 (Cortex-A77/A55)
Graphics adapter
4096 MB 
6.60 inch 20:9, 2408 x 1080 pixel 400 PPI, capacitive touchscreen, IPS, glossy: yes, 120 Hz
128 GB UFS 2.1 Flash, 128 GB 
, 113 GB free
1 USB 2.0, USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: 3.5mm audio jack, Card Reader: microSD up to 1 TB, dedicated, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: acceleration sensor, gyroscope, compass
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5.0, 2G (850/​900/​1800/​1900), 3G (B1/​B2/​B4/​B5/​B8), 4G (B1/​B2/​B3/​B4/​B5/​B7/​B8/​B12/​B17/​B20/​B26/​B28/​B38/​B40/​B41/​B66), 5G (n1/​n3/​n5/​n7/​n8/​n20/​n28/​n38/​n40/​n41/​n66/​n78) , Dual SIM, LTE, 5G, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 8.4 x 165.5 x 77 ( = 0.33 x 6.52 x 3.03 in)
5000 mAh Lithium-Polymer, 25W charging (Samsung AFC)
fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 12
Primary Camera: 50 MPix f/​1.8, phase comparison-AF, LED-flash, Videos @2160p/​30fps (Camera 1); 8.0MP, f/​2.2, wide angle lens (Camera 2); 2.0MP, f/​2.4, depth of field (Camera 3)
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix f/​2.2, Videos @1080p/​30fps
Additional features
Speakers: mono speaker, Keyboard: virtual keyboard, USB cable, SIM tool, Android 12, 24 Months Warranty, SAR: 0.775W/​kg (head), 1.091W/​kg (body), fanless
198 g ( = 6.98 oz / 0.44 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
289 Euro



Average Score: 77.03% - good
Average of 3 scores (from 11 reviews)
price: 70%, performance: 65%, features: 49%, display: 77% mobility: 90%, workmanship: 84%, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy M23

81.1% Samsung Galaxy M23 review - Samsung's inexpensive phone gets 5G and 120 Hz | Notebookcheck
Samsung has finally taken the step to 5G with the Galaxy M23, but the AMOLED screen has been dropped. Are the Koreans lagging behind the market or do they once again build a decent and inexpensive mid-range phone? We will find out in the review.
Samsung Galaxy M23 Review
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The phone holds 5G connectivity, an apt camera, huge battery capacity, decent performance, and doesn’t trouble you in any way. The brand name Samsung can be enough to justify the overall value of the phone. Despite this, the phone specs seem to be underwhelming as per its pricing. You get a TFT LCD display, an 8nm chipset, low 4GB RAM in the base variant. Though there are various good sides of the phone, except 5G support and the Samsung brand there is no reason to buy this smartphone. There are a lot of better options available at this pricing. Even you get a better smartphone from Samsung if you go a little high or low in your budget. Besides this, the phone fulfills your requirements in every way possible. For now, you can check alternatives once such as the Realme 9 smartphone.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/03/2022
Samsung Galaxy M23 Specifications, Pros and Cons
Source: OI Spice Tech News English
The Samsung Galaxy M23 is the latest budget range smartphone announced in March 2022. It carries a 6.6 inches TFT display and in terms of internal, you are getting 4GB RAM with 128GB internal storage. You will also get a dedicated microSDXC card slot. The Android 12 OS is supported by one UI 4.0 custom UI support. For security, the device offers a side-mounted Fingerprint sensor. The Galaxy M23 smartphone is equipped with a triple rear camera consisting of a 50MP main camera, 8MP ultrawide, and a 2MP depth lens. On the front side, the galaxy M23 has a 13MP selfie camera. Both cameras can record videos at a max of 1080p resolution at 30 frames per second. The battery inside the phone is a Li-Po 5000mAh with fast charging support. The Samsung Galaxy M23 smartphone price in India is expected to be $195 (Rs 14,999) and will be available in Deep Green, and Light Blue color variants.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 03/13/2022

Foreign Reviews

85% Ein Schnäppchen mit TOP-Akku?
Source: Basic Tutorials German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/29/2022
Rating: Total score: 85% price: 80% performance: 80% display: 80% mobility: 90% workmanship: 90%
65% Recensione Samsung Galaxy M23
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/09/2022
Rating: Total score: 65% price: 60% display: 65% mobility: 89% workmanship: 79%
3 lý do game thủ sẽ thích Galaxy M33 5G và M23 5G
Source: Zing VN→EN
Positive: Large screen; nice display; powerful processor; high performance; decent autonomy; quick charging.
Comparison, online available, Short, Date: 04/18/2022
Trên tay Galaxy M23 5G vừa ra mắt tại Việt Nam: mặt lưng lột xác, màn hình, hiệu năng nâng cấp lớn
Source: VNReview VN→EN
Positive: Impressive design; great built quality; nice display; high performance.
Hands-On, online available, Long, Date: 04/14/2022
Cận cảnh Galaxy M23 5G chạy vi xử lý Snapdragon 750G, dùng pin 5.000 mAh không đi kèm sạc pin
Source: Viettelstore VN→EN
Positive: Decent processor; large battery capacity; elegant design; good price. Negative: No charger included.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/12/2022
Không đùa: Samsung năm nay ra mắt dòng Galaxy M "ngon" phết!
Source: Genk VN→EN
Positive: Beautiful design; solid workmanship; high performance; long battery life; attractive price.
Comparison, online available, Medium, Date: 04/07/2022
Cận cảnh Galaxy M23 5G: Chip Snapdragon 750G giống Galaxy A52 5G, pin 5000mAh nhưng không tặng củ sạc, giá chưa tới 7 triệu
Source: Cell Phones VN→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; support 5G; large battery capacity; attractive price.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/05/2022
Trải nghiệm nhanh Galaxy M33/M23 5G, đúng thì hạng M mà nhìn lâu lại thấy giống A
Source: Genk VN→EN
Positive: Stylish design; nice cameras; decent performance; long battery life.
Hands-On, online available, Medium, Date: 04/03/2022
Review Samsung Galaxy M23 5G: Smartphone Snapdragon 750G, Baterai Awet dan Kamera Keren
Source: Jagat Review ID→EN
Positive: Powerful processor; high performance; support 5G; headphone jack; decent display; great cameras; long battery life; good connectivity. Negative: No accessories included; slow charging; mono speakers; unsupported waterproof.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 04/13/2022


Qualcomm Adreno 619: Integrated (in the Snapdragon 750G) graphics card based on the Adreno 600 architecture. The performance is a lot better than the old Adreno 612.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

SD 750G 5G: Fast mid-range ARM SoC with 8 CPU Kryo 570 cores (two fast ARM Cortex-A77 cores at up to 2.2 GHz and six small ARM Cortex-A55 cores at up to 1.8 GHz) and a fast X52 5G modem (up to 3700 Mbps download). The SoC is manufactured in the modern 8 nm process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

0.198 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

In 2015 and 2016, Samsung had a market share of around 24-25% in the global smartphone market and was undisputed market leader. In the laptop sector, Samsung is on the 8th place in the global manufacturer rankings from 2014-2016 with 1.7-2.7%.


In 2016 Samsung slipped into a crisis due to exploding smartphone batteries and a failed recall action.

77.03%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Oppo F21 Pro 5G
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OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G
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Xiaomi Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G
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Vivo iQOO Z6 5G
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11E Pro
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
realme V25
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
Honor Magic4 Lite
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
Oppo Reno7 Z 5G
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
Xiaomi Poco X4 Pro
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
realme 9 5G
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
realme 9 Pro
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G
Oppo A96 5G
Adreno 619, unknown
TCL 30V 5G
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 480
Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 JE
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 480
Vivo iQOO U5
Adreno 619, unknown
Nokia G300
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 480
Honor X30
Adreno 619, unknown
Nokia X100
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 480
Oppo A55s
Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 480

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Adreno 619, Snapdragon SD 695 5G, 6.00", 0.161 kg

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Samsung Galaxy M33 5G
Mali-G68 MP2, unknown, 6.60", 0.198 kg
Samsung Galaxy A73 5G
Adreno 642L, Snapdragon SD 778G 5G, 6.70", 0.181 kg
Samsung Galaxy A23
Adreno 610, Snapdragon SD 680, 6.60", 0.195 kg
Current Prices
Stefan Hinum, 2022-05-26 (Update: 2022-05-26)