Samsung unveils Galaxy A9

Samsung unveils Galaxy A9

Samsung unveils Galaxy A9

At its "Galaxy Unpacked" launch event in Kuala Lumpur, Samsung unveiled the Samsung Galaxy A9, also called the "World's first quad camera smartphone".

The Korean company's new Galaxy A9 device is aimed at the "Instagram generation", Samsung said on Thursday, and will go on sale in the United Kingdom in November, starting at £549.

There's another new Samsung Galaxy phone trying to grab your attention and this one comes with a very unique feature. The ultra-wide camera (120°) has an 8MP sensor and f/2.4 lens and finally there's a 5MP depth sensor for bokeh effects.

Launched late last month, the Samsung Galaxy A7 is the South Korean electronics giant's first triple camera smartphone.

The third sensor is the main camera with 24-megapixel resolution and f/1.7 aperture. The Samsung Galaxy A9 will arrive in three colors: caviar black, lemonade blue and bubblegum pink. It has quite a few features but here are some of the best Galaxy A9 (2018) features for which you may consider spending your money on this device. It is being dubbed Galaxy A9 (2018), Galaxy A9 Pro, Galaxy A9 Star. Is this practical or just a marketing ploy? It has 16 individual lenses which offers 5x optical zoom with 52mp images using the software to take in data from all of the lenses into a single photo. If you wish to expand it further, then there is a provision of 512GB microSD card expandability option on offer.

You may be wondering why the need for multiple cameras on a smartphone.

The Galaxy A9 will be available here soon. Samsung has gone all-out in the memory department because the highest specifications version of the newly announced smartphone features up to 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal memory, though this variant is going to be limited to certain markets. Keep an eye out for our full review to see how they do.

Samsung has promised an Android 9 Pie update for the Galaxy A9, but there's no details of when this might arrive. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with Samsung Experience skin on top. The device sports two 12MP modules out of which one is a telephoto lens and other is a wide angle lens.

There's also a 24MP camera at the front.

The wide-angle lens is able to capture a lot of area in a frame.

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