Galaxy A9 (2018) launched in South Korea

Samsung has announced the launching of the Galaxy A9 (2018) in South Korea. The world’s first quad-camera phone, which was initially unveiled in Malaysia in October, will be available in Samsung’s home country from December 21.

Along with the 24MP main shooter, the Galaxy A9 (2018) also gets a 10MP telephoto lens for 2x zoom, 8MP ultra-wide sensor, and 5MP depth sensor for Live Focus pictures. On the front, the device gets a 24MP camera with f/2.0 aperture.

Galaxy A9 (2018) hits South Korean shelves

The Galaxy A9 (2018) price in South Korea starts at 599,500 won ($530) for the 6GB/128GB variant. An 8GB/128GB variant also exists but there’s no word yet on its availability in the country. The device will be available in three color options, Bubblegum Pink, Caviar Black, and Lemonade Blue, each with a gradient.

The new A9 features a 6.3-inch Full HD+ (1080×2220 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity Display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by the Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor and comes with Android 8.0 Oreo. The battery capacity stands at 3,800mAh and supports fast charge via USB Type-C. The device has a metallic frame while the front and back is made of a 2.5D curved glass.

The Galaxy A9 (2018) does pack some amazing camera specs for photography, but it’s not the cameras that make this phone good. Read our review and find out what the new Galaxy A9 is all about.

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