Samsung recently launchedSamsung Galaxy A9 (2018) with quad rear cameras at an event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Now the phone will be reportedly launching in India this month.
IANS reports citing industry sources that the Galaxy A9 (2018) which is its first smartphone with quadruple primary (rear) camera setup will launch this month in India. The smartphone will be priced aggressively to take on the leader OnePlus 6T.
The report further reveals that the Galaxy A9 (2018) will launch in two variants – 6GB RAM with 128GB storage and 8GB RAM with 128GB storage. Both the variants will be expandable up to 512GB via micro sd card.
The USP of the phone is its quad rear cameras which makes it the world’s first quad camera smartphone as well. The phone has a 24-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, 10-megapixel wide-angle lens along with an f/2.4 aperture and 2x optical zoom, 8-megapixel 120 degree Ultra Wide camera with f/2.4 aperture and 5-megapixel f/2.2 depth camera for shots with artificial bokeh.Galaxy A9 (2018) phone has a 24-megapixel front camera along with an f/2.0 aperture. All the cameras are backed by the company’s own AI camera software, dubbed Intelligent camera feature.
|Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)|
|Display||6.3-inch (1080×2220 pixels) Full HD+ Super AMOLED|
|Memory||6GB/8GB RAM, 128GB storage|
|Camera||Quad Rear -24MP + 10MP + 8MP + 5MP, Front – 24MP|
|OS||Android 8.1 Oreo|
|Price||Rs 35000 (approx.)|
The phone features a 6.3-inch (1080×2220 pixels) Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity display. It is powered by Octa Core Snapdragon 660 14nm Mobile Platform (Quad 2.2GHz Kryo 260 + Quad 1.8GHz Kryo 260 CPUs) with Adreno 512 GPU which will be coupled with 6GB/8GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage. The memory can be expandable to 512GB via micro SD card. For the software, Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) runs Android 8 Oreo OS that is overlaid with Samsung Experience UI and it gets its power from the 3800mAh battery with adaptive fast charging.
The phone also features a fingerprint scanner on the backside. On the connectivity front, the Galaxy A9 (2018) features 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80, Bluetooth v5, GPS + GLONASS, NFC (Optional). The phone measures 162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm and weighs 183 grams.