More than a month after it was first introduced in Malaysia, Samsung’s Galaxy A9 (2018) with rear quad-cameras is now available in the Philippines.
|The first in the world with four rear cameras|
As a quick recap, the Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) is the world’s first smartphone with a rear quad-camera system. It is composed of a 24MP f/1.7 primary sensor for clarity, colors, and low light paired with a 10MP f/2.4 2x optical zoom lens, 8MP f/2.4 ultra-wide, and a 5MP f/2.2 depth sensor. It is one of the most versatile camera system found on a premium mid-range smartphone.
For selfies, you will find a 24MP f/2.0 snapper.
The rest of the features
The Galaxy A9 also goes with a premium metal and glass construction, 6.3-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 660 SoC, 6GB RAM, 128GB Storage, 3,800mAh battery, fingerprint scanner, 4G LTE, and dual SIM slots.
Unlike the other higher-end A series phones in the past, the Galaxy A9 has no water and dust resistance.
Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) Specs
Display: 6.3-inch 2.5D curved Super AMOLED screen w/ FHD+ 2220 x 1080 resolution at 408 ppi
CPU: 2.2GHz 64-bit Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor
GPU: Adreno 512
ROM: 128GB expandable via microSD card slot up to 512GB
Back Camera: 24MP f/1.7 + 10MP f/2.4 telephoto 2x optical zoom + 8MP f/2.4 ultra-wide + 5MP f/2.2 depth sensor w/ AF and LED Flash
Selfie Camera: 24MP f/2.0 w/ screen flash
OS: Android 8.0 Oreo
Connectivity: WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80, 4G LTE Cat 9, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, dual SIM
Sensors: Accelerometer, light, orientation, proximity, gyroscope, sound, magnetic, pressure
Others: Fingerprint sensor, USB Type-C, Colors: blue, black, gold, pink
Dimensions: 162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm
Weight: 183 g
Price: PHP 32,990
Price and availability
The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) is now available nationwide at all Samsung stores and authorized partner dealers nationwide for PHP 32,990.