According to a new report published by Fone Arena, Samsung is preparing to launch a smartphone with a gigantic 5,000mAh battery in India next month. It’s believed that the handset, which carries the model number SM-A9100, will be a part of ‘Galaxy A’ lineup and will carry a price tag of Rs. 35,000 ($520). Based on recent firmware developments and information we’ve heard from an inside source who confirmed that there is, in fact, a firmware being developed for the region, we’re confident in saying that we’re looking at the Galaxy A9 Pro.
With regards to specifications, the Galaxy A9 Pro (SM-A910F) sports a 6-inch Full HD Super AMOLED 2.5D curved display, a Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 octa-core processor, an Adreno 510 GPU, 4GB of RAM, 32GB of expandable flash memory, a 16MP rear-facing camera, an 8MP selfie shooter and, last, but not least, a fingerprint scanner embedded in the home button. The device also ships with with dual-SIM capabilities made possible by the inclusion of two nano-SIM slots.
Unfortunately, we don’t have an exact release date. However, we do know that the handset will be available to purchase in three colors — Gold, Pink and White — and will likely be up for pre-order from Flipkart in the coming weeks.