Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy A9 Star and Galaxy A9 Star Lite in China. Both the smartphones run on Android 8.0 Oreo, sport a full-HD+ AMOLED display, 64GB inbuilt storage, and have a fingerprint scanner at the back.
As the name “lite” implies, it already shows that both smartphones shares some similarities and differences. Before tabling the full specifications of the phone, let’s first of all note down the similarities and differences between The A9 star and A9 Star Lite.
As mentioned above, Both smartphones runs operating system Android 8.0 Oreo, sport a full-HD+ AMOLED display. Also, the Samsung Galaxy A9 Star and the A9 star Lite is occupied with 64GB inbuilt storage, and have a fingerprint scanner at the back.
Both phones sport a 24-megapixel Front camera with 16-megapixel rear camera. Additionally, the A9 star and A9 Star Lite comes with 4GB RAM.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Star comes with a metal frame, a dual vertical camera sensor. It comes with a huge battery of 3700mAh + fast charging capability. While the Samsung Galaxy A9 Start Lite is seen sporting a metal unibody, a centre-placed vertical dual camera setup. It also comes with a 3500mAh battery capacity + fast charging capability.
Looking at both similarities and differences, you can easily note that both phones shared most similarities than differences. Using A9 star as the subject, below is the full specifications of Samsung Galaxy A9 star.
- Display: 6.28-inch
- Processor: octa-core
- Front Camera: 24-megapixel
- Resolution: 1880×2220 pixels
- RAM: 4GB
- OS: Android 8.0
- Storage: 64GB
- Rear Camera: 16-megapixel
- Battery Capacity: 3700mAh
SAMSUNG GALAXY A9 STAR FULL SPECIFICATIONS
Release date: June 2018
Dimensions (mm): 162.40 x 77.00 x 7.50
Weight (g): 188.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 3700
Colours: Black, White
Screen size (inches): 6.28
Resolution: 1880×2220 pixels
Processor make: Snapdragon 660
Internal storage: 64GB
Expandable storage: Yes
Expandable storage type: microSD
Expandable storage up to (GB): 256
Rear camera: 16-megapixel
Rear Flash: LED
Front camera: 24-megapixel
Operating System: Android 8.0
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth: Yes, v 5.00
Number of SIMs: 2
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
SAMSUNG GALAXY A9 STAR, GALAXY A9 STAR LITE PRICE AND AVAILABILITY
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Star price has been set at CNY 2,999 (roughly N170,000). It comes in Black and White colour variants. The Galaxy A9 Star Lite, on the other hand, has been priced at CNY 1,999 (roughly N115,000). The smartphone will arrive in Black and Blue colour models.
Both the handsets are available for pre-order through Samsung online store in China till June 14. The smartphones will go on sale starting June 15.