Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) | 4 cameras | The truth and Specifications
Samsung Galaxy A9 is all in with the world’s first Quad Camera Smartphone. The 4 cameras have been the most touted feature and Samsung is marketing pretty well with new “quad camera”.
Apart from this quad camera setup Galaxy A9 comes with a massive 6.3inch FHD+ AMOLED display. The resolution is stated as 2220 X 1080, with color depth of 16M with an 18.5:9 display aspect ratio.
Now let’s talk about the main highlight , The 4 Camera setup. the cameras are in the following order:
- Ultra Wide Lens: 8MP, With f 2.4 aperture and a 120 degree field of view. Will be helpful of group shots and wide landscape shots.
- Telephoto Lens : 10MP with f 2.4 aperture , alos consists 2X optical Zoom.
- Main Camera : massive 24MP with f1.7 aperture, loaded with AI scene Optimizer feature. AI scene Optimizer feature was recently seen in Galaxy note 9 and was pretty much appreciated.
- Depth Camera: 5 MP ith f2.2 aperture. this will promote Portriat photos with adjustable bokeh , live focus photos and other cool tricks like A Portrait Dolly.
On the Front there is a 24 MP (f2.0) camera for selfies with good amount of details.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660. The smartphone has 128GB of internal storage. The Galaxy A9 (2018) also has expandable storage up to 512GB via a microSD card. It has a 3800mAh battery and supports fast charging. The Galaxy A9 (2018) has two variants — one with 6GB RAM and the other with 8GB RAM. The smartphone has a fingerprint sensor on the rear. It runs Android 8.0 Oreo, has dual nano SIM slots, and it has a headphone jack.
The Galaxy A9 (2018) is touted to recognize 19 different scenes and optimize color settings to produce shots matching the content. It also detects flaws such as closed eyes, facial blur, or back-light in the images you clicked and notifies you to re-click them. For the front camera, there are features such as selfie focus and pro-lighting. There is also an AR Emoji feature to let you create a max of 36 animated emojis.
In terms of connectivity, the phone has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (dual-band, 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, NFC. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, proximity sensor, and an RGB light sensor.
The Truth about gorilla glass
In all the details there seems one thing missing of which no one is talking about. May be majority of the customers won’t bother about it but, it matters a lot. The corning Gorilla Glass. Samsung’s official page of Galaxy a9 has no information about which gorilla glass company is using. Even asked in live chat the customer care executive also was not aware about it.
In reference to above image , it is written that Galaxy A9 has conring gorilla glass 3.
Considering the Price of ₹36990 and ₹39990 with SD660 and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 is so not good deal. The basic moto was explaining the truth. The latest gorilla glass is gorilla glass 6 and Samsung seems using 3 generations old gorilla glass. If Amazon has the right information.
Samsung officials have no information about the gorilla glass version as shown in the screenshot above
The Samsung Galaxy A9 is available for pre-booking from November 20, which can be done via Samsung offline stores, Amazon India, Airtel online store, Paytm Mall, and Flipkart. The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) price in India is ₹ 36,990 for the 6GB RAM, 128GB storage variant, and ₹ 39,990 for the 8GB RAM, 128GB storage variant. Samsung said there is a cashback offer at launch for HDFC Bank credit and debit card users, who will get ₹ 3,000 as cashback. The Samsung Galaxy A9 will be available in India from November 28.