Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro was launched in India recently at a price of Rs. 32,490. The Galaxy A9 Pro is a “pro” version of the Galaxy A9 (2016) – a phablet that comes with a big 6 inch Super AMOLED display and runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. Other specs include an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor, 4 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage.

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro Pros

  • 6 inch Full HD display
  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out of the box
  • Premium, metallic design with a glass back
  • Dual SIM support with 4G LTE and VoLTE enabled
  • 16 MP camera, Optical Image Stabilisation, LED flash
  • Front facing 8 MP camera
  • 5000 mAh battery with Quick Charge support

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro Cons

  • Display size could be an issue for some users
  • Slightly pricier compared to other similarly specced phones

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Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro Specifications

Key SpecsSamsung Galaxy A9 Pro
Display6 inch Super AMOLED display
Screen ResolutionFull HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Processor 4 x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 4 x 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 652
RAM4 GB
Inbuilt Storage 32 GB
Storage UpgradeYes, up to 256 GB
Primary Camera16 MP with f/1.9 aperture, autofocus, OIS and LED flash
Secondary Camera8 MP with f/1.9 aperture
Battery 5.000 mAh
Fingerprint SensorYes
NFCYes
4G readyYes
SIM card typeDual-SIM
WaterproofNo, water repellent
Weight210 grams
Price Rs. 32,490

Question: Does the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro have dual SIM Slots?

Answer: Yes, it has dual SIM slots, both support nano-SIM cards.

Question: Does the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro have microSD expansion option?

Answer: Yes, the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro supports microSD expansion up to 256 GB.

Question: What are the color options?

Answer: The device will be available in White, Black, Gold color options.

Question: Does the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro have the 3.5 mm headphone jack?

Answer: Yes, the device comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack.

Question: What all sensor does it have?

Answer: The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro comes with fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, and compass.

Question: What are the dimensions?

Answer: 161.7 x 80.9 x 7.9 mm.

Question: What is the SoC used in the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro?

Answer: The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 625.

Question: How is the display of the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro?

Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro

Answer: The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro comes with a 6 inch full HD Super AMOLED display. It has a pixel density of ~367 ppi.

Question: Does the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro support Adaptive Brightness?

Answer: Yes, it supports adaptive brightness.

Question: Which OS version, OS type runs on the phone?

Answer: The device runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

Question: Does it have physical buttons or on-screen buttons?

Answer: The device comes with capacitive touch buttons.

Question: Does it come with a fingerprint sensor?

Answer: Yes, it comes with a fingerprint sensor.

Question: Can we Play 4K Videos on Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro?

Answer: No, the device can only play videos up to full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution.

Question: Is Fast Charging supported on the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro?

Answer: Yes, the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro supports fast charging.

Question: Does it support USB OTG?

Answer: Yes, it supports USB OTG.

Question: Does it come with a Gyroscope sensor?

Answer: Yes, it comes with a gyroscope sensor.

Question: Is it waterproof?

Answer: No, the device is not waterproof.

Question: Does it have NFC?

Answer: Yes, it has NFC.

Question: How good is the camera quality of the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro?

Answer: We haven’t tested the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro yet. Once we have done our testing, we will post more details in the review.

Question: Does it have Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)?

Answer: Yes, the device comes with OIS.

Question: Is there any dedicated camera shutter button on the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro?

Answer: No, it does not have any dedicated camera shutter button.

Question: What is the weight of the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro?

Answer: The device weighs 210 grams.

Question: How loud is the loudspeaker?

Answer: We are yet to test the loudspeaker quality. We will confirm this after testing the device.

Question: Can the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro be connected to a Bluetooth headset?

Answer: Yes, the can be connected to a Bluetooth headset.

Question: Is Mobile Hotspot Internet Sharing supported?

Answer: Yes, you can create hotspot to share internet from this device.

Conclusion

The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro is an excellent smartphone that ticks almost all the boxes. That being said, there is one big aspect of the phone (literally!) that is both a pro and a con – the display size. While many people use phablets as their primary device these days, the size itself can be an issue for many others. If you are looking at this phone, you don’t have to worry about the rest of the specs – your concern should lie with the display size. If you’re okay with it, you can proceed to compare it with other phones in this price range.

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Rounak is techie by heart and journalist by profession. He is responsible to take care of editing job at Gadgets To Use. Driven by curiosity and a thirst to learn new things in life, he is always intrigued by the things we can do with a gadget in our hands. A stock Android and Nexus fan, he also enjoys cricket and reading in his free time.