Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Description

The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) is the world's first quad-camera smartphone. The main camera has a 24-megapixel sensor, the second one is telephoto with a 10-megapixel sensor, the third one is ultra-wide and has an 8-megapixel sensor and the last one is a depth camera. Other hardware includes Snapdragon 660 SOC, 6 GB RAM, 128 gigs of storage and 3800 mAh battery. The phone runs Android 8.0 Oreo.

This device is also known as Samsung SM-A920F

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Display

Benchmarks
Size: 6.3 inches
Resolution: 2220 x 1080 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio, 392 PPI
Technology: Super AMOLED
Screen-to-body: 80.51 %
Features: Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Benchmarks
System chip: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660
Processor: Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 14 nm
GPU: Adreno 512
RAM: 6GB LPDDR4
Internal storage: 128GB, available to use: 108.9 GB
Storage expansion: microSDXC up to 512 GB
OS: Android (10, 9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), Samsung One UI Screenshots

Battery

Benchmarks
Capacity: 3800 mAh
Type: Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Charging: Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging

Camera

Benchmarks
Rear: Quad camera Camera samples
Main camera: 24 MP (PDAF)
Specifications: Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 0.9 μm
Second camera: 10 MP (Telephoto, Autofocus)
Specifications: Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.9"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Third camera: 8 MP (Ultra-wide)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 12 mm; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Fourth camera: 5 MP (Depth information)
Specifications: Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 24 mm; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Video recording: 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
Features: Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Front: 24 MP
Dimensions: 6.40 x 3.03 x 0.31 inches (162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm)
Weight: 6.46 oz (183.0 g)
Materials: Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Biometrics: 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Colors: Caviar black, Lemonade blue, Bubblegum pink

Cellular

LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3)
LTE (TDD): Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
UMTS: 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
Data Speed: LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
SIM type: Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Features: Album art cover, Background playback
Screen mirroring: Wireless screen share
Radio: FM

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 5.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
USB: Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Features: Charging, Mass storage device
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Other: NFC, ANT+, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Oct 18, 2018
FCC ID value: A3LSMA920F link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.24 W/kg
Body: 0.84 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.58 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.40 W/kg
Phablet: 3.95 W/kg

Buyers information

In The Box: Charger, USB cable, Headphones, SIM removal tool, Documentation
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Alternative variants

Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

Dual SIM

Differences from the main variant:
Dual SIM: Yes

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