Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro has been officially launched in India today. It is the latest flagship phablet in the ‘Galaxy A series’ in India that comes with a massive 6-inch display and 4GB of RAM. It was unveiled in China around 6 months back. Lets take a look at the specifications, features and pricing of the device below.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro rocks a 6-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display with 2.5D curved glass. It has a narrow bezel of 2.7 mm and the display is protected by Corning Gorillas Glass 4. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 (Quad 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.2 GHz A53) processor along with Adreno 510 GPU. It has 4 GB of RAM and comes with 32 GB of internal memory, which can be further expanded up to 256 GB via microSD card. The phablet runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS out of the box with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI on top.
The Galaxy A9 Pro features a 16 megapixel rear primary camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture and Optical Image stabilization (OIS). On the front, it has a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with f/1.9 aperture for better selfies and video calling. It comes with the same metal and glass design that is premium like the other Galaxy flagship devices. It has a fingerprint sensor embedded in the home button that supports Samsung Pay as well. It supports Dual SIM (nano), comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack. It is 7.9 mm thick and weighs 210 grams.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.1, ANT+, GPS, and NFC as connectivity options. The phablet packs in a massive 5,000 mAh battery under the hood with fast charging support, that charges the battery from 0 to 100% in just 160 minutes and a quick charge of 30 minutes will give up to 32% charge. It promises a standby time of up to 22.5 days, talk time of up to 32.5 hours, video playback time of up to 26 hours.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro is available in Gold, Black and White color variants. It has been priced at Rs 32,490 and will go on sale in India starting from September 26, 2016.
On this occasion, Mr. Manu Sharma, Vice President, Mobiles Business, Samsung India Electronics, said:
“The millennial generation is increasingly consuming content on their smartphones & the 6” sAMOLED display on Galaxy A9 Pro enhances that experience. With capabilities like multitasking with higher memory and advanced processor, one of the largest batteries in the industry for long-lasting use and an enhanced camera with Optical Image Stabilizer along-with low light photography capability, the Galaxy A9 Pro provides a Flagship experience. We are excited to expand our Galaxy A series with the new Galaxy A9 Pro which offers a differentiated experience to our consumers for their active lifestyle.”