Samsung has today launched Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ smartphones along with Galaxy J6 and J8 smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy A6 is priced at Rs 21,990 for 32GB variant and Rs 22,990 for 64GB while the Galaxy A6+ is priced at Rs 25,990. Both the smartphones will go on sale starting May 22 with Rs 3000 cashback on Paytm Mall and ICIC Bank Credit Card payment. They will be available on Amazon India, Samsung Store and offline retail stores. Samsung Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ come in Black, Gold, Blue and Lavender colours.
Both the Samsung Galaxy A6 and A6+ phones come with Super AMOLED Infinity displays and Android Oreo. Both sport a rear-facing fingerprint sensor.
Samsung Galaxy A6 features a 5.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED with a resolution of 1480 x 720 pixels. Powered by anExynos 7 series octa-core processor that clocks in at 1.6GHz, the A6 is equipped with up to 4GB of RAM and 32GB/64GB storage option which depends upon your choice. On the imaging front, the devices come with 16-megapixel primary snapper alongside an aperture of f/1.7 and a 16-megapixel f/1.9 sensor for selfies. The phone is backed up by 3,000mAh battery and comes with support for Cat. 6 LTE with CA, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS< GLONASS, and micro USB for charging and data purposes.
The Galaxy A6+ has a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080×2220 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity Display design and an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 450 chipset with a maximum clock speed of 1.8GHz. The Galaxy A6 Plus also comes in 3GB + 32GB and 4GB + 64GB memory configurations and packs in a much bigger 3,500mAh battery. In terms of camera, the A6 Plus equips a dual rear camera setup with a 16MP primary sensors of f/1.7 aperture alongside a secondary 5MP f/1.9 sensor. The presence of a dual camera means the A6+ will feature Samsung’s Live Focus feature that adorns the high-end Galaxy S9+ and Note 8 and allows users to capture a bokeh shot and change the depth of field after an image has been clicked. For the front, it has a 24-megapixel camera sensor with a f/1.9 aperture.
The Galaxy A6 + features the same features in terms of connectivity as its stripped-down sibling with NFC, Bluetooth, CAT6 LTE, GPS, and WiFi. Both devices will sport support for Dolby Atmos for an immersive sound experience through headphones. In addition to that, the Galaxy A6 duo will also feature Samsung’s Bixby Suite including Bixby Vision, Bixby Home, and Bixby Reminder but fails to integrate Bixby Voice, which is left reserved for the company’s high-end devices.