The South Korean manufacturer has moved far this time in terms of technology. The Samsung who has created the buzz from past couple of months for a new mid-range smartphone. In the nutshell, Samsung has launched there and world’s first quad camera supported smartphone with the lens of 47 megapixels.
Recently, Samsung has already launched their first triple camera smartphone in India a month ago- Galaxy A7. Apparently, the company officially hinted about the quadruple camera to be present in the market with words -“Fun With 4X”.the Yesterday in Kula Lumpur, Samsung has organised the event in which they had launched the quad camera setup smartphone with stunning design model and colour scheme. The company officially quoted that the handset will be available in the storage option of 128 GB with the availability to extend it up to 512 GB.
Samsung Galaxy A9: Features and Specification
The Samsung’s Galaxy A9 is nicely crafted on a metal frame and protected with the glass on both sides front and back. The Samsung Galaxy A9 featured with 6.3inch Full HD+ and Super AMOLED display with the resolution of 1080X2160 pixels. The Galaxy A9 also supports always on display too. However, the back of the phone is design with gradient texture scheme which are Bubble Pink, Lemonade Blue and Caviar Black colours. The back is quite similar to Huwaei’s two flagship Honor 10 and P20. The Galaxy A9 is a taller device despite this it can be easily handled in hands.
Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by 2.2Ghz of Octa Core of Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset along with the two memory options of 6GB or 8GB RAM(depending on the markets). As, the Samsung has incorporated the 6 series chipset in the handset, on a performance basis it seems settled but it is very early to comment in the initial stage. The Galaxy A9 is topped with Android 8.0 oreo with Samsung Experience 9 UI over it. The phone is fueled with 3,800 mAh battery with USB type-C charging option.
Samsung has comprised the fingerprint sensor at the rear and facial recognition is enabled too for security purpose.
Coming to the camera department, which is its major USP- the Galaxy A9 is highlighted with Quadro camera setup at the rear. The insight includes the first and main sensor of 24 megapixels with aperture f/1.7. The second lens 8 megapixels with 120 ultra-wide angle lens, 10 megapixels of the telephoto lens along 2X optical lens and the fourth sensor with 5 megapixels with depth lens. Besides this most of the camera in-app modes are similar of Galaxy A7. While the front-facing camera has 24 megapixels of the sensor with the selfie auto-focus mode.
Samsung has also enabled the AI scene detection in the smartphone, help automatically detects the surrounding scenes and adjustment while capturing the photos.
The main motive behind Samsung is to provide a capturing improvement in every aspect with different ways.
Samsung has tried to pull its mid-range series with full of innovations and can easily create tough competition for others in same price point. Apart from this it will be interesting to see can the fourth camera innovation from the company opens the new doors in the future technology?
Samsung Galaxy A9: Price and Verdict
The Galaxy A9 has been launched at the price of 599 euros (approx 51,300) and the handset will be put on sale in November for the UK and Europe markets. However, the company officials haven’t tipped any statement for when this handset will be available for the Indian market. But precisely, the handset can be launched next month near about the festive season.
As of now, we can’t comment whether the handset is really worth or not. But we want to retain our comments until we didn’t get the handset for review. No doubt the handset looks settle and premium in terms of build quality and features too, as it has been taken from its premium handset Galaxy S9.