Samsung has launched a new device in China. Dubbed Galaxy C9 Pro, the handset comes with some impressive features and notable firsts for Samsung.
The Galaxy C9 Pro features a metal unibody design, and packs a 6-inch Super AMOLED display with full HD (1920 x 1080) resolution.
The handset is fueled by a Snapdragon 653 SoC with an octa-core CPU (4×1.95GHz Cortex-A72 cores + 4×1.4GHz Cortex-A53 cores), along with the Adreno 510 GPU for graphics.
The Samsung C9 Pro is packed with 6GB of RAM (a first for Samsung), and 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. The handset boots Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box, and houses a 4000mAh battery.
In terms of camera, the handset features 16MP f/1.9 cameras on the front and back. The rear unit also comes with phase detection autofocus and a dual-tone LED flash.
Connectivity features include Bluetooth v4.2, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac/a/b/g/n, GPS, NFC (with Samsung Pay support) and USB Type-C. The device also comes with dual-SIM support, a fingerprint sensor embedded on the home button, stereo speakers at the top and bottom, and Hi-Fi audio codec by Cirrus for better audio performance.
Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro will be available in Rose and Rose Gold for 3,199 Yuan ($470). The device will go on sale starting November 11.
When available in Nigeria, the price of the Galaxy C9 Pro is expected to range from 200,000 – 250,000.
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Key Specs of Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Display: 6-inch Super AMOLED display
- Resolution: 1920×1080 pixels
- CPU: octa-core Snapdragon 653 processor
- Rear camera: 16MP camera with PDAF, f/1.9 aperture and dual-tone LED Flash
- Front Camera: 16MP camera with f/1.9 aperture
- RAM: 6GB
- Internal storage: 64GB
- Expandable storage: yes, up to 256GB
- SIM Type: Dual SIM
- Other features: Fingerprint reader, USB Type-C
- Battery: 4000mAh battery