Brief 5G NR FR1 variant of Samsung Galaxy A51 mid-ranger for NTT docomo
Brand Samsung
Model SM-A516D Galaxy A51 5G TD-LTE JP SC-54A
Released 2020 Nov
Announced 2020 Oct
Hardware Designer Samsung Electronics
Manufacturer Samsung Electronics
Codename Samsung A516
General Extras 

Haptic touch feedback

Device Category 

Smartphone

Width 73.6 mm
Height 158.9 mm
Depth 9.3 mm
Dimensions 2.90×6.26×0.37 inches
Mass 189 g
6.67 ounces
Platform 

Android

Operating System

Google Android 10 (Q)

One UI
Software Extras 

Voice Command
, Navigation software
, Face Recognition

CPU Clock 2400 MHz
CPU

Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G 5G SM7250-AB (Lito), 2020, 64 bit, octa-core, 7 nm, Qualcomm Adreno 620 GPU

RAM Type 

LPDDR4x SDRAM

2133 MHz
RAM Capacity (converted) 6.00 GiB RAM
Non-volatile Memory Capacity (converted) 128.0 GB ROM
Display Hole 1-hole
Display Diagonal 164 mm
6.5 inch
Resolution 1080×2400
Horizontal Full Bezel Width 6.3 mm
Display Area Utilization 86.1%
Pixel Density 408 PPI
Display Type 

AM-OLED display

Display Subtype 

Super AM-OLED

Number of Display Scales 16.8M
Scratch Resistant Screen 

Yes

Graphical Controller Qualcomm Adreno 620
A/V Out  No
Microphone(s) 

stereo

Loudpeaker(s):  

mono

Audio Output:  

3.5mm

Supported Cellular Bands 

GSM850
, GSM900
, GSM1800
, GSM1900
, UMTS2100 (B1)
, UMTS850 (B5)
, UMTS800 (B6)
, UMTS800 (B19)
, LTE2100 (B1)
, LTE1800 (B3)
, LTE1700/2100 (B4)
, LTE850 (B5)
, LTE2600 (B7)
, LTE700 (B12)
, LTE700 (B13)
, LTE800 (B19)
, LTE800 (B20)
, LTE1500 (B21)
, LTE700 (B28)
, TD-LTE2600 (B38)
, TD-LTE1900 (B39)
, TD-LTE2300 (B40)
, TD-LTE2500 (B41)
, TD-LTE3500 (B42)
, TD-NR3500 (N78)
, TD-NR4700 (N79) bands

Supported Cellular Data Links 

GPRS
, GPRS MSC33
, EDGE
, UMTS
, HSUPA
, HSUPA 5.8
, HSDPA
, HSPA+ 21.1
, DC-HSDPA 42.2
, LTE
, LTE 100/50
, LTE 150/50
, LTE 300/50
, LTE 600/50
, LTE 1000/100
, NR 1500
, NR 2600 data links

SIM Card Slot 

Nano-SIM (4FF)

Complementary Phone Services 

Voice transmission
, Voice speaker
, Vibrate
, Speakerphone
, ANC
, HD Voice
, VoLTE

Sec. Supported Cellular Networks:   No
Touchscreen Type 

Capacitive multi-touch screen

Expansion Interfaces 

TransFlash
, microSD
, microSDHC
, microSDXC

USB 

USB 2.0

USB HS (480 Mbps)

USB Services 

USB charging
, USB fast charging
, USB Host
, USB OTG 1.3
, USB PD

USB Connector 

USB C reversible

Max. Charging Power:  15.0 W
Bluetooth 

Bluetooth 5.0

Wireless LAN 

802.11a
, 802.11b
, 802.11g
, 802.11n
, 802.11ac

Wireless Services 

Wi-Fi Direct
, Wi-Fi Tethering

NFC 

NFC (A)
, NFC (B)

FM Radio Receiver  No
Complementary GPS Services 

Simultaneous GPS
, A-GPS
, Geotagging
, QuickGPS

Supported GLONASS protocol(s) 

Yes

Supported Galileo service(s) 

Yes

Supported BeiDou system (BDS) 

BeiDou-2 BeiDou receiver

Camera Placement 

Rear

Camera Image Sensor 

BSI CMOS

Image Sensor Pixel Size 0.80 micrometer
Number of effective pixels 48.0 MP camera
Aperture (W) f/2.00
Zoom 1.0 x optical zoom
8.0 x digital zoom
Focus 

PD AF

Video Recording 3840×2160 pixel
30 fps
Flash 

single LED

Camera Extra Functions 

Pixel unification
, HDR photo
, HDR video
, Red-eye reduction
, Slow motion video
, Burst mode
, Touch focus
, Panorama Photo
, Face detection
, Face tagging
, Smile detection
, Face retouch

Aux. Camera Image Sensor 

BSI CMOS

Auxiliary Camera Resolution 12.0 MP aux. camera
Aux. Camera Aperture (W) f/2.20
Aux. Cam. Min. Equiv. Focal Length 13 mm
Aux. Camera Extra Functions 

HDR photo
, Burst mode
, Panorama Photo
, Face detection
, Face tagging
, Smile detection

Aux. 2 Camera Image Sensor 

BSI CMOS

Auxiliary 2 Camera Resolution 4.9 MP aux. 2 camera
Aux. 2 Camera Aperture (W) f/2.40
Aux. 3 Camera Image Sensor 

Mono CMOS

Auxiliary 3 Camera Resolution 4.9 MP aux. 3 camera
Aux. 3 Camera Aperture (W) f/2.20
Aux.4 Camera Image Sensor  No
Secondary Camera Placement 

Front

Secondary Camera Sensor 

BSI CMOS

Secondary Number of pixels 32.0 MP 2nd camera
Secondary Aperture (W) f/2.20
Secondary Camera Extra Functions 

Pixel unification
, HDR photo
, HDR video
, Burst mode
, Panorama Photo
, Face detection
, Face tagging
, Smile detection
, Face retouch
, Face retouch (video)

Sec. Aux. Cam. Image Sensor  No
Built-in compass 

Yes

Built-in accelerometer 

Yes

Built-in gyroscope 

Yes

Additional sensors 

In-screen fingerprint sensor
, Hall
, Light sensor
, Proximity sensor

Protection from solid materials 

6 Totally protected from dust

Protection from liquids 

8 Protected against immersion beyond 1m of depth

Battery 

Li-ion

built-in

1-cell
Nominal Battery Capacity 4500 mAh battery
Estimated Battery Life 17.0 hours
Talk Time 23.0 hours
Market Countries 

Japan

Market Regions 

Asia

Mobile Operator

NTT DoCoMo

Data Integrity 

Preliminary