Samsung Galaxy A9 with four back cameras launched: Specifications, features

Samsung Galaxy A9 with four back cameras launched: Specifications, features

Samsung Galaxy A9 with four back cameras launched: Specifications, features

As far as specifications are concerned, Samsung Galaxy A9 features a 6.3-inch full HD+ display with a resolution of 2220 x 1080 pixels.

The leaked details and pictures, have detailed the Galaxy A9 Star Pro, a mid-tier phone that will tout no less than four rear cameras - a 24-megapixel f/1.7 main camera, then a 10MP f/2.4 telephoto camera for 2X zoom, an 8MP f/2.4 wide-angle camera and, finally, a 5MP f/2.2 depth camera.

If four rear cameras are a little too many for you, Samsung Malaysia just announced the availability of the Galaxy A7 (2018), and this smartphone only has three rear cameras. Read on to find out everything about this new Samsung smartphone. It is followed by 10-megapixel telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture.

Weve had megahertz wars, megapixel wars and now camera count wars.

Performance-wise, the A9 model featured in the Geekbench tests managed to score 1609 points in single-core mode and 5844 in multi-core mode, results that are in-line with other handhelds powered by the Snapdragon 660 SoC.

Probably the biggest highlight of the Galaxy A9 is its quad-camera setup on a single side.

The phone will come with plenty of storage, at 128GB (6GB RAM) and up to 512GB of expandable memory.

The phone is set to sit beneath the brands devices, the flagship, Galaxy S9 and Note 9 phones which were released earlier this year as the "best of its mid-range devices". Samsung is not the first to take this route, many smartphones have offered multiple cameras including those from Huawei which featured monochrome sensors to enhance the image from the main camera and provide depth effects.

'Building on our legacy in smartphone camera development, we're introducing next-generation technology across our entire Galaxy portfolio to give more consumers the opportunity to experience cutting-edge innovation, ' said Samsung mobile chief DJ Koh to mark the launch. Samsung has also included support for Always-on Display on the A9 (2018).

For its size, the Galaxy A9 sports a generous 3,800mAh battery and is running Samsung's custom UI.

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