Electronics giant Samsung is reported to have broken their traditional naming convention boundaries recently. This time with their Smartphones as they announced a number of Smartphones with varied model numbers from the usual trends. We had Galaxy J6, Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6 Plus. They are reported to continue to do more this year as the all new Samsung Galaxy phones Samsung Galaxy A9 Star and A9 Star Lite are spotted in leaks. The Galaxy A9 Star has model number SM-G8850 and features a 6.28-inch AMOLED display with 2220 x 1080 pixels fHD+ resolution.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Star and A9 Star Lite will retain the same design as the those of the other Galaxy A Series. It also features a boxy design with Fullview Display and a glass back. A vertically aligned dual camera system on the back side. It has a fingerprint scanner unit in the back middle.
The dual camera system on the back side comprises of 12 megapixel and 5 megapixel image sensors. There is also 24 megapixel front facing camera for selfie lovers’ delight.
Running on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB onboard storage, availability is expected to be in two colour variants – White and Black. There will be also be A9 Star Lite with a slight variation on features.
Here’s a short video on the All new Samsung Galaxy A9 Star and A9 Star Lite.
Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Specifications
|Display: 6.28 inch 2280 x 1080 pixels touchscreen display|
|Pixel Density: 401 PPI|
|SoC: 1.6 GHz GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 710 processor|
|RAM: 4 GB of RAM|
|GPU: Adreno GPU|
|Software: Android 8.1 Oreo operating system|
|Dual SIM: Yes|
|Main Camera: Dual, 12 mega pixel + 5 MP rear camera|
|LED Flash: Yes|
|Front Camera: 24 mega pixel front facing camera|
|Front LED Flash: Yes|
|Storage: 64 GB total internal space|
|Expandable Storage: Yes, up to 256 GB Micro SD card|
|Battery: 3300 mAh battery|
|Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSDPA+, Bluetooth v4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi tether|
|Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0|
|Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor|
|SAR Value: N/A|