Samsung Galaxy A9 Star

Samsung Galaxy A9 Star
₨ 48,999
  • CPU Octa-core 2.2 GHz Kryo 260
  • RAM 4 GB, LPDDR3
  • Storage 64 GB storage, microSD card slot
  • Display 6.28" 2220 x 1080 pixels
  • Camera 24 MP
  • OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)

Samsung Galaxy A9 Star - Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model GM-G8850
Announced 2018, May
Released 2018, June
Status Available

Design

Type Design Type called form factor refers to a mobile phone's size, shape, and style as well as the layout and position of major components of phone. There are three major form factors seen in mobile phones => bar phones, folding phones and sliding phones. Bar
Dimensions 148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 inches)
Weight 150 g (5.29 oz)
Body Material Glass & Aluminium alloy
Colors Black, White

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE bands: 1 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 17 / 34 / 38 / 39 / 40 / 41

Display

Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor) Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Size 6.28 inches
Resolution 2220 x 1080 pixels
Display Colors Display Colors is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others. 16M
Pixel Density Pixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality. 393 ppi
Touch Screen Multitouch
Features 84.5% screen-to-body ratio
18.5:9 Aspect Ratio
Always-on display

Media

Audio Playback MP3/ WAV/ WMA/ eAAC+/ FLAC
Video Playback MP4/ MKV/ WMV/ H.263/ H.264
FM Radio Yes
Alert Types Vibration, Ringtone
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
Handsfree Yes, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Camera

Main Camera Camera is able to capture photographs and usually videos, The most important characteristics of a camera are the resolution (measured in megapixels), lens focus type (fixed or automatic), higher megapixel cameras are known to capture higher quality photos, but not always a good measurement of the photos quality. Dual (24MP f/2.0 aperture + 16MP, f/1.7 aperture, 1.12µm), OIS, 6P lens, phase detection (PDAF), autofocus
Sensor Type CMOS
Image 4608 x 3455 pixels
Video 1080p@30fps, 720@30fps
Camera Features Continuous shooting, digital zoom, optical image stabilization, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, white balance, ISO, self timer, scene mode, macro mode, HDR, panorama
Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration) LED flash
Selfie Camera 16 MP

Software

Operating System OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device. Android 8.1.1 (Oreo)
User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface. Experience 9.0

Hardware

Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming. Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone. Octa-core (4x 2.2 GHz Kryo 260, 4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion. Adreno 512
Memory (RAM) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices. 4 GB, LPDDR3
Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras. microSD, up to 256 GB
Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device. Iris scanner, Fingerprint (rear), Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass, Barometer

Connectivity

Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices. v4.2, A2DP
Infrared Infrared connectivity is an old wireless technology used to connect two electronic devices. It uses a beam of infrared light to transmit information and so requires direct line of sight and operates only at close range.
Wi-fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world. Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-fi Hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0, USB On-The-Go, USB Mass Storage
GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky. Yes, with A-GPS,GLONASS,BEIDOU
NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.

Battery

Battery Type Battery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium. Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
Capacity Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions. 3,700 mAh battery
Placement Non-removable

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Samsung is going to launch of its new premium mid-range smartphone Samsung Galaxy A9 Star with model number SM-G8850 and its double camera will go in the corner vertically, in the style of the iPhone X, while its price will be $ 545.

The Galaxy A9 Star will be sold in black and white colors, while the fingerprint sensor is also in the back, having a square design.

In the front, it has the 6.28-inch Infinity Display with Full HD + resolution, so the aspect ratio is 18: 9. Also, the panel is used for display is Super AMOLED, so there is a lot of quality in this aspect.

The Galaxy A9 Star is powered by a Snapdragon 660 processor along with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.

The main camera will have a sensor of 24 megapixels and a secondary one of 16 megapixels. It would land with Android Oreo 8.0 and with a 3700 mAh capacity battery.

Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Specifications

  • 6.28″ Super AMOLED HD+ 18.5: 9 and Infinity Display (2220×1080)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 Octa-core Processor at 2.2 GHz, GPU Adreno 512
  • 64GB internal memory, with the possibility to expand using MicroSD
  • RAM 4GB memory
  • Rear cameras 24+16-megapixel with focal aperture f/1.7 and LED flash.
  • Front camera of 16MP with focal aperture f/1.7
  • 3700 mAh battery.
  • 4G connectivity, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, Dual SIM, FM Radio; 3.5mm jack, fingerprint sensor
  • Colors White and Black.
  • Android 8.0 Oreo operating system with Samsung Experience 9.0.

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