Tuesday, 18 December 2018 | 03:37 WIB

Samsung Galaxy A9 Officially Available in Indonesia

Samsung Galaxy A9

JAKARTA, NNC - Samsung Electronics Indonesia officially unveiled the Galaxy A9, a smartphone sporting four rear camera launched a while ago in Malaysia.

"We realise that an image or picture is an inseparable part of us," Head of IT and Mobile Product Marketing Samsung Electronics Indonesia, Denny Galant, said at the launch in Jakarta on Wednesday.

Samsung Galaxy A9 features a quad-cam configuration not found in other smartphones. Usually the arrangement of four cameras on a phone is in the form of a dual camera each in front and back.

Samsung says the four cameras were installed so users could channel more of their creativity in snapping pictures. Samsung immediately installed a 24MP sensor for the main camera with a f/1.7 aperture.

Other lenses on the back is a 10MP telephoto, with 2x optical zoom to take pictures remotely.

The device comes with a 6.3 inch Super AMOLED display with 8MP 120-degrees ultra wide lens, AI Scene Recognition to identify the subject of the image and adjust the best photo setting.

A 5MP lens depth with f/2.2 aperture is used to give a bokeh effect and a focus that can be adjusted manually.

Samsung embedded a 24MP sensor for its selfie camera with a f/2.2 aperture.

The Galaxy A9 is powered with a Snapdragon 660 octa-core chipset with 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage that can be expanded of up to 512GB with a microSD and a battery capacity of 3,800mAh.

The device will be on sale for IDR7,900,000 starting November 22 via offline stores, citing Antara.