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Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) review

Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976
Adreno 510
4 GB / 32 GB
6 inches (1080 x 1920 px)
16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy A9 Pro smartphone in 2016. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro phone with 6 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 1920 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy A9 Pro
ModelSM-A9100
Release date2016

Body

The weight of Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro is about 7.41 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (6.37 x 3.19 x 0.31 inches).

Weight7.41 oz
Dimensions6.37 x 3.19 x 0.31 inches
Colorsgold, rose-gold, white
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72, Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPUAdreno 510

Display

The size of Galaxy A9 Pro screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6 inches Super AMOLED display of Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro with 1080 x 1920 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size6 inches
Resolution1080 x 1920 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage32 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy A9 Pro is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Galaxy A9 Pro has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera8 MP
Main camera16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy A9 Pro comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Galaxy A9 Pro phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBmicroUSB 2.0
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Galaxy A9 Pro isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Galaxy A9 Pro phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, hall, light, proximity
SpecialsDual SIM
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