Samsung’s much rumored Galaxy A9 Star and Galaxy A9 Star Lite smartphones are now up for pre-order in China.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Star is priced at 3699 Yuan (US$ 575 / Rs. 38,550 approx.) and comes in White and Black colors. The Galaxy A9 Star Lite is priced at 2699 Yuan (US$ 420 / Rs. 28,140 approx.) and comes in Black and Blue colors.
Both of these smartphones are already up for pre-order in China at Samsung Online Store (till June 14th). It will go on sale from June 15th.
Both of these smartphones comes with Dual SIM slots with 4G VoLTE support. They run on Android 8.0 Oreo OS and comes with fingerprint sensor at the back. The Galaxy A9 Star Lite is the same smartphone globally introduced as Galaxy A6+.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Star
The mobile measures 162.4 x 77 x 7.55 mm and weighs 188 grams. It has 6.28-inch Super AMOLED display with 2220 x 1080 pixels resolution and multi-touch support.
The Galaxy A9 Star features in octa-core (2.2GHz Kryo 260 x 4 + 1.8GHz Kryo 260 x 4) Snapdragon 660 Mobile Platform with Adreno 512 GPU. It has 4GB LPDDR4X RAM and 64GB ROM which is expandable up to 256GB.
The phone features in 24MP selfie camera. At the back side is 24MP + 16MP dual rear cameras with LED flash. The hardware is powered by 3700 mAH battery.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5Ghz), Bluetooth V5.0 LE, GPS/GLONASS etc.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Lite
The smartphone features in 6-inch Super AMOLED infinity display with 2220 x 1080 pixels resolution. It has 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 450 Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU.
The Galaxy A9 Star Lite specs include 4GB RAM, 64GB storage and MicroSD card slot for further expansion up to 256GB. It is powered by 3500 mAh battery.
The mobile has dimensions of 160.2 x 75.7 x 7.9 mm and weighs 191 grams. It has fingerprint sensor which supports Samsung Pay Mini. There is 24MP selfie shooter with LED Flash and F/1.9 Aperture. At the back side is 16MP (F/1.7 Aperture) + 5MP (F/1.9 Aperture) dual cameras with LED Flash.
Connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band, HT40, Bluetooth V4.2 LE and GPS are supported.