Samsung Galaxy A9 2018, a high-end smartphone launched into the market. So, check out Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, it is available in the market to buy.
Best Price: Rs.34,990(India), $475(USA)
Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 Advantages (Pros):
- Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 comes with latest Android OS, v8.0(Oreo).
- It offers 6.3-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 80.5% and Multitouch in it.
- Its display has superb pixel density for its full HD resolution(~392 PPI) with 18.5:9 aspect ratio.
- The device weighs a bit heavy to carry with 183g and 7.8 mm in thickness.
- It supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by).
- It provides 6/8 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
- Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 has equipped with powerful Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) Chipset and the performance is very smooth with no lags.
- It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 512 GPU. So gaming performance is stunning.
- Brings an internal memory of 128 GB and expandable memory is supported up to 512 GB (uses dedicated slot).
- It offers quad cameras 24 MP(f/1.7, PDAF) + 8 MP(f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide)) + 10 MP(f/2.4, (telephoto), 2x optical zoom) + 5 MP(f/2.2, depth sensor) rear camera with additional features like LED flash, HDR, panorama.
- It offers 24 MP front-facing camera with additional features like HDR.
- Supports quad HD video recording at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps.
- It has the battery capacity of 3800 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for heavy usage. Supports Fast battery charging.
- Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC.
- Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Supports FM radio.
- It is available in Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink colors to choose.
- Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 Disadvantages (Cons):
- Costly for its features.
- No wireless charging support.
- No display protection like gorilla glass.
- No water or dust resistance.
- A little bit heavy to carry.
Check out Samsung Galaxy A9 2018 Specifications:
|Model Name||Galaxy A9 2018|
|SIM Type||Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Operating System||Android 8.0|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)|
|Processor||Octa-core (4×2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260)|
|Colors||Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink|
|Accessories in Box||—|
|Display & Dimensions|
|Touch Screen||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.3 inches, 100.7 cm2 (~80.5% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~392 ppi density)|
|Dimensions||162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm (6.40 x 3.03 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||183 g (6.46 oz)|
|Other Display Features||Multi-Touch|
|Main Camera||24 MP, f/1.7, PDAF
8 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide)
10 MP f/2.4, (telephoto), 2x optical zoom
5 MP, f/2.2, depth sensor
|Other Main Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Selfie Camera||24 MP|
|Other Selfie Features||f/1.9, HDR|
|Video Recording||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps|
|RAM and Storage|
|Internal Memory||128 GB|
|Expandable Memory||microSD, up to 512 GB (uses dedicated slot)|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Ion 3800 mAh battery|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|USB Connectivity||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Additional Features & Apps||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging|
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