Samsung Galaxy A8s Launched In Korea As Galaxy A9 Pro
Samsung originally launched the Galaxy A9 Pro smartphone in the year 2016. The company has now launched the Galaxy A9 Pro (2019) in Korea which is essentially the Galaxy A8s that was launched in China late last year. The Galaxy A8s aka the Galaxy A9 Pro (2019) is the worlds first smartphone to feature a punch hole for the selfie camera in the display.
The Galaxy A9 Pro (2019) has a futuristic looking design with an all-glass front and rear build. The smartphone measures 158.4 x 74.9 x 7.4 mm and weighs in at 173 grams. It has a 6.4-inch display with a screen-to-body ratio of 84.7% and a resolution of 2340 x 1080 px. The display panel has a pixel density of 403 ppi and 19.5:9 aspect ratio.
The Galaxy A9 Pro (2019) features the Snapdragon 710 SoC which consists of an Octa-Core SoC and the Adreno 616 GPU. For photography, the smartphone has triple 24 MP + 10 MP + 5 MP rear cameras and a 24 MP front camera that is housed inside the punch hole in the display. The device can also capture 1080p videos @ 30fps from both the front and rear camera sensors.
In terms of connectivity, the Galaxy A9 Pro (2019) supports 4G VoLTE, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS and a bottom mounted USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. The device powered by a 3,400 mAh lithium-ion battery and it runs on the latest Android 9.0 Pie. For safely and securely unlocking the handset, it also has a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The Galaxy A9 Pro (2019) is available in three colour options which are Blue, Black and Gray. It is available in single RAM and ROM configuration for which the price is as follows:
- 6 GB + 128 GB- 599,500 won (around Rs 38,000)