Samsung India on Wednesday announced that its Galaxy A9 Pro smartphone will be going on sale via Flipkart. The company alongside also confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro will be getting a India price cut, and will now be available at Rs. 29,900, down from earlier price of Rs. 32,490, which is a price cut of Rs. 2,590. The Galaxy A9 Pro will be available via Flipkart with exchange offer under which consumers can avail a discount of up to Rs. 16,000 on exchanging an old smartphone. Apart from exchange, the Galaxy A9 Pro will be available with EMI offers.
To recall, Samsung launched the Galaxy A9 Pro in India back in September. As before, it will be available to buy in Black, Gold, and White colours. The South Korean company on Friday also announced its association with Phantom Films for Bold shorties campaign, which will have a series of short films shot using the Galaxy A9 Pro on a single charge.
The highlight of the smartphone is its large 6-inch display and its 5000mAh battery. The dual-SIM (Nano-SIM) Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow, sports a 6-inch full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) Super-Amoled display, and is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. In terms of optics, the smartphone bears a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, an f/1.9 aperture, and optical image stabilisation (OIS), apart from an 8-megapixel front camera that also bears an f/1.9 aperture. The smartphone comes with 32GB of inbuilt storage that can be expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB) with a separate slot. The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro supports 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2, USB 2.0, and NFC in terms of connectivity options. Sensors on the phone include proximity sensor, ambient light sensor, accelerometer, magnetometer, and gyroscope. The company is also touting fast charging capabilities. It bears a fingerprint sensor on the home button.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro was initially launched in China back last year in March.