After recently launching the Galaxy S Lite Luxury smartphone with premium design, Samsung is all set to debut all new Galaxy A9 Star and Galaxy A9 Star Lite smartphones in China. The South Korean company has already started the pre-orders of the Galaxy A9 and A9 Star Lite in China. Both the smartphones are fitted with Infinity Display design found on recently released smartphones such as Galaxy S and Galaxy A series smartphones. Moreover, they blessed with amazing rear and front-facing cameras.
The pre-orders of the Galaxy A9 Star duo will run until June 14 and both the handsets will be hitting the market on June 15. Samsung has confirmed that it will be holding a launch conference on June 7 to showcase the Galaxy A9 and Galaxy A9 Star Lite phones.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Star, Galaxy A9 Star Lite Specifications, Features and Pricing
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Star comes with a Super AMOLED display of 6.28 inches whereas the A9 Star Lite has a 6-inch S-AMOLED display. Both the smartphones support Full HD+ resolution of 2240 x 1080 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18.5:9.
The Snapdragon 660 SoC and 4 GB of RAM powers the Galaxy A9 Star. It has an inbuilt storage of 64 GB and has a microSD for additional storage. The vertical dual camera module sitting on the top-left corner of the rear shell of the phone includes a 24-megapixel primary sensor and a 16-megapixel secondary sensor. It is fitted with a 24-megapixel front-facing camera. The handset is fueled by a 3,700mAh battery. A fingerprint reader is placed at the center portion of the upper half of the back panel.
The Snapdragon 450 coupled with 4 GB of RAM powers the A9 Star Lite. It has an internal storage of 64 GB and a microSD card slot. The A9 Star Lite also features a selfie shooter of 24-megapixel. The rear panel of the phone has a vertical dual camera setup with a fingerprint reader placed below. The dual camera system has a 16-megapixel primary sensor and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. It receives power from 3,500mAh battery.
The Galaxy A9 Star and Galaxy A9 Star Lite are preinstalled with Android 8.0 Oreo that is overlaid with Samsung Experience 9.0. The other common features on both phones include dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and microUSB 2.0.
The Galaxy A9 Star has a price tag of 3,699 Yuan (~$577) whereas the A9 Star Lite has a pricing of 2,699 Yuan (~$421). The Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Lite can be brought in colors like Black and White and the color variants of the A9 Star Lite such as Black and Blue.