Samsung has launched Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ smartphones in India today. Like the Galaxy A8 and Galaxy A8+ that were launched in the recent past, the A6 duo are also equipped with Infinity Display design. These phones are also packed with various AI features for their cameras.
Samsung Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+ Specifications and Features
The Samsung Galaxy A6 is fitted with a 5.65-inch Super AMOLED display that supports an aspect ratio of 18.5:9 and HD+ resolution of 720 x 1480 pixels. The Exynos 7 series chipset that includes 1.6 GHz octa-core processor powers the phone along with 4 GB of RAM. The Galaxy A6 comes in 32 GB and 64 GB storage editions. For additional storage, the phone features a microSD card slot. It has a battery of 3,000mAh capacity.
It has an f/1.7 aperture rear camera of 16-megapixel. At the front lies another 16-megapixel camera with f/1.9 aperture. These cameras come with dedicated LED flash.
The Galaxy A6+ is a large sibling of the A6 phone as it houses a 6-inch display that supports FHD+ resolution of 1080 x 2220 pixels. It produces an aspect ratio of 18:9. The Snapdragon 450 chipset that includes 1.8 GHz octa-core processor powers the Galaxy A6+ along with 4 GB of RAM. It has an inbuilt storage of 64 GB and it also features a microSD card slot. A 3,500mAh battery powers the Galaxy A6+.
The dual camera setup that resides on the back panel of the Galaxy A6+ includes a f/1.6 aperture 16-megapixel primary sensor and an f/1.9 aperture 5-megapixel secondary sensor. For shooting selfies, it is blessed with an f/1.9 aperture 24-megapixel camera. Like the A6, the A6+ also features dedicated LED flash for the front and rear cameras.
The camera app present on the Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ offer features like Live Bokeh and Background Blur Shape. For enhanced selfie snapping experience, the South Korean company has included a variable selfie flash functionality that makes it possible to adjust the light exposure while shooting selfies on both phones.
The Galaxy A6 and A6+ are preinstalled with Android 8.0 Oreo and Samsung Experience UI. The “Chat over Video” is a feature available on both phones that let users to use WhatsApp or the default messaging app while viewing videos. These handsets support mobile payments through Samsung Pay Mini. The company has also included Ai camera in the Samsung Mall. The other features of the Galaxy A6 duo include metal unibody design with rear-facing fingerprint reader, 3.5mm audio jack, dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth.
Samsung Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6+ Pricing
The 32 GB and 64 GB Galaxy A6 are respectively priced at Rs. 21,990 and Rs. 22,990. The Galaxy A6+ can be availed for Rs. 25,990. Purchasing the A6 or A6+ through Paytm Mall or through ICICI credit cards will provide users with a cashback of Rs. 3,000. The South Korean company is also providing one time screen replacement offer for buyers who purchase the Galaxy A6 and A6+ until June 20.
The official sales of the Galaxy A6 and A6+ will begin on May 22 through Samsung India e-store, Paytm Mall and Amazon India. The Galaxy A6 duo will be available in colors like Blue, Black and Gold. Both phones will be also available for purchasing through offline stores.