Samsung has scheduled a launch event on October 11th where it is expected to launch Galaxy A9 (2018) smartphone. Ahead of its official announcement, the handset was listed at company’s official site (taken down now).
The listing revealed that the Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) SM-A920F will be world’s first smartphone to pack in four rear cameras. They are vertically aligned at top-left corner and just under it is LED Flash.
These cameras include – first one is an 8MP ultra-wide camera with F/2.4 Aperture and 120-degree wide angle lens. Second rear camera is a 10MP Telephoto snapper with F/2.4 Aperture and 2X Optical Zoom. Third rear shooter is a 24MP main camera with F/1.7 Aperture which takes clear & bright photos. The last rear camera is a 5MP shooter with F/2.2 Aperture and Live Focus.
The phone will come with 19 modes to optimize pictures. They include Food, Portrait, Flowers, Interior, animals, landscapes, green, trees, sky, mountains, beaches, sunsets and sunrises, Coast, Street, Night, Waterfall, snow, birds and text.
A fingerprint sensor is also present at the back. Apart from that, Face Unlocking is supported as well. Another thing noticeable is its Elegant, bright design. It has smooth rounded body lines and its rear glass panel has 3D effects.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) is equipped with 6.3-inch Super AMOLED always-on Infinity display with Full HD+ resolution and multi-touch. The handset was recently spotted at GeekBench which confirms presence of octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC and 6GB of RAM. Some markets will get an 8GB RAM variant as well.
The listing also confirms presence of Dual SIM slots and MicroSD card slot which supports further expansion up to 512GB. By the way, the mobile will have 128GB of internal storage space. A 3800 mAh battery powers the hardware and supports fast charging as well (Using USB type-C connector).
Usual connectivity options like dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V5.0 and GPS will be supported as well.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) will come in the Black, Blue and Pink colors. It will go official tomorrow. Pricing will be out there. (Via)