Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro is the brand’s smartphone that has been put up to compete in the (upper) mid-range segment of the market. The phone rolls out with a premium price tag but has decent hardware packed into it that justifies the cost it demands to a good extent. The company has pitched to the A9 Pro to take on the flagships offerings in the respective segment. The phone gets a phablet-sized display an enhanced camera with Optical Image stabilisation and a huge 5,000mAh battery.
|6.0 Inch Super AMOLED Display (367 ppi) with Corning Gorilla Glass 4||Octa Core 1.8 GHz MSM8976 652||4GB||32GB internal expandable upto 256GB via Dedicated MicroSD||
Front Camera: 8MP f/1.9
|Non-Removable 5000 mAh||White, Black, Gold|
Design and Construction
|Dimensions (Inches)||6.37 x 3.19 x 0.31|
|Colour Options||White, Black, Gold|
|Screen Size||6.0 Inches|
|Screen to body ratio (%)||75.9%|
|Screen Type||Super AMOLED|
|Pixel Density||367 ppi|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 4|
|System on Chip||MSM8976 652|
|CPU||4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.4 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Internal memory||32 GB|
|Expandable Memory Upto||256 GB|
|Expandable Memory Slot||Dedicated MicroSD|
|No. of SIMS||2|
|Sim 1 Type||Nano SIM|
|Sim 2 Type||Nano SIM|
|No of sensors||1|
|Camera sensor size||1/2.8|
|Autofocus type||Phase Detection|
|Flash details||Single LED|
|No of sensors||1|
|Os version||v.6.0 marshmallow|
|Talk Time||33 hours|
|Music formats||MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC player|
|Video formats||MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, H.264 player|
The Galaxy A9 Pro is a true Samsung smartphone with all the cues borrowed from the more premium segment Galaxy devices. Its slim 7.9mm thick body is crafted out of a combination of glass and metal. Its 6-inch FullHD SuperAMOLED display is surrounded by a thin bezel that measures 2.7 in thickness. The A9 Pro features a ~75.9% screen-to-body ratio and a pixel density of 367PPI. The screen and the rear panel of the phone is protected by corning Gorilla Glass 4.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro is available in the market in three colours – Gold, White, and Black.
The biggest selling point of the Galaxy A9 Pro is its huge 5,000 mAh battery that is capable of delivering a talk time of around 33 hours. The Audio and Video playback time are claimed to be of almost 109hours and 26 hours respectively. It also can keep the phone alive for more than 20 hours when used for Internet only.
Speaking of the performance hardware, the A9 Pro gets a The Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 64Bit Octa-core processor. The CPU is a combination of a 4 x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4 x 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 configuration. The graphic processing is taken care by Adreno 510 unit. The A9 Pro is packed with 4GB RAM and 32GB ROM out of which 23.5 GB is available for usage.
Coming to the camera, the A9 Pro gets a 16MP and an 8MP camera at the rear and front respectively. For low light photography, both the cameras are equipped with f/1.9 aperture. The main camera also gets Optical Image Stabilization and is capable of capturing FullHD videos at 30 fps.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro is equipped with Android v.6.0 Marshmallow that can be further upgraded.