Samsung has released the biggest model yet in its Galaxy A series, named Galaxy A9, in the Chinese market. Among the key features of the new smartphone are its 6-inch screen, 4,000mAh battery and fingerprint sensor.
The smartphone will be available in China next month, though its price has not been announced yet.
Samsung Galaxy A9 sports a Super AMOLED panel with Full HD (1080x1920p) resolution and runs on Android 5.1 (Lollipop) operating system. The smartphone packs the octa-core Snapdragon 652 chipset (four 1.5GHz cores + four 1.2GHz cores) with 3GB RAM under the hood. It comes with 16GB internal storage and has provision for storage expansion up to 128GB via microSD cards.
Galaxy A9 sports a 13MP rear camera with f/1.9 aperture, optical image stabilization and LED flash; an 8MP camera with f/1.9 aperture is in front. Connectivity options in the smartphone include 2G, 3G, 4G (Cat 7 speeds), Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC and microUSB 2.0. The battery of Samsung Galaxy A9 supports fast-charging technology.
Samsung Galaxy A9 features a fingerprint sensor and supports the company’s Samsung Pay technology.