Samsung Galaxy C9 is certified in the U.S. by the FCC

The Samsung Galaxy C9, the top of the line handset in Sammy's Galaxy C series, has received FCC certification. The device has made the rounds recently, appearing on India's import-export site Zauba, showing up on Geekbench, and getting put through benchmark site GFXBench. On the GFXBench documentation, we see that the device carries a 6-inch screen with a 1080 x 1920 resolution. The Snapdragon 652 chipset is under the hood carrying an octa-core 2GHz CPU and the Adreno 510 GPU. 6GB of RAM is inside along with 64GB of flash storage. A 16MP rear-facing camera is on board.

Now, the SM-C9000 (aka the Samsung Galaxy C9) has made a visit to the FCC where the phone has been certified by the U.S. regulatory agency. One new piece of information that was revealed by the FCC is the 4000mAh capacity of the battery that will keep the lights on the unit. While not listed on any of the benchmark sites, nor mentioned by the FCC, we do expect a fingerprint scanner to be included with the handset. And the Galaxy C9 is said to have a code name of "Amy."

Despite the FCC certification, the Samsung Galaxy C9 is expected to join the Samsung Galaxy C5 and Samsung Galaxy C7 with availability limited to China. That means we should see at least one more stop for the phone: China's TENAA regulatory agency.

source: FCC

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12 Comments

1. darkkjedii

Posts: 30969; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Sounds pretty nice. I think the Note 8 should be a 6 incher.

19. ReticentHamster

Posts: 153; Member since: Jan 19, 2015

Yes! I whole-heartedly agree! The 5.7" screen of the note is actually the biggest turnoff for me purchasing one. Imagine a 6" Note with all the split screen functions and such. It would be easier to use the small windows, and I feel that people would get used to it much faster than they realize. After all, the actual size would be almost identical to the iPhone 7.

2. Subie

Posts: 2355; Member since: Aug 01, 2015

Why would it need FCC certification if it's only going to be released in China?

3. bossman

Posts: 264; Member since: Jan 27, 2016

6gb of ram with snapdragon 625? That seems odd.

5. Mr.C4

Posts: 64; Member since: Oct 07, 2016

Samsung mobile division is falling a parts, they need to make money!

4. Mxyzptlk unregistered

I think they should take the Note 7 and rerelease it as the Galaxy C4.

9. Nine1Sickness

Posts: 896; Member since: Jan 30, 2011

I'd ditch my my current phone for a Galaxy C4 in a heartbeat.

11. darkkjedii

Posts: 30969; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Mine was a 6S Plus, it's my backup now.

14. Kumar123 unregistered

LOL. That's a great one.

18. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

Lol I see what you did, it went over his head.

15. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2262; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

wow a 4000mah battery? this C9 IS BETTER THAN C4 one will sure make a damn big mushroom!! im ready for this next big news, anyday!,...

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