Samsung’s first 6GB RAM smartphone is called Galaxy C9 Pro

Samsung has finally launched its first smartphone with 6GB RAM. A variant of the Galaxy Note7 with 6GB RAM in Korea was supposed to be their first phone with 6GB RAM but we all know what happened to the Note7, so lets not go there. This is a top mid-ranged phablet known as the Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro that comes with 6GB RAM and Snapdragon 653 SoC. Lets check out the specifications, features and pricing of the massive phablet below.

The Galaxy C9 Pro from the house of Samsung features a 6-inch Full HD display, an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor with Adreno 510 GPU, 6GB RAM with 64GB ROM (expandable up to 256GB) and runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS out of the box. In the camera department, both the rear and front cameras have a 16 megapixel sensor. It has a fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button, rocks a dual speaker - one present in the earpiece and another is at the bottom. The phablet is made up of aerospace-grade aluminium unibody design, that is 6.9 mm thick and weighs 189 grams. It supports Dual SIM with 4G LTE. Other connectivity options include - 3G HSPA+, WiFi ac, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, USB Type-C, ANT+, GPS, GLONASS and more. Under the hood, we get a 4000mAh battery that supports fast charging.

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro Specifications:

  • 6.0-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED 2.5D curved glass display, 367 PPI
  • 2.0 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 processor with Adreno 510 GPU
  • 6GB RAM, 64GB internal storage, expandable up to 256 GB via microSD card
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS with Samsung’s own UI on top
  • Dual SIM (nano)
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/1.9 aperture, 1080p video
  • 16MP selfie camera, f/1.9 aperture, 1080p video
  • Dimensions: 162.9 x 80.7 x 6.9 mm; Weight: 189 grams
  • Fingerprint sensor (home button), 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio with RDS
  • 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, ANT+, USB Type-C
  • 4000 mAh battery (non-removable) with fast charging

The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro comes in Rose Gold and Gold color options. It is priced at 3199 Yuan ($473 / Rs. 31,665 approx.) in China, can be pre-ordered now but will go on sale on November 11, 2016. We are not sure if Samsung will bring it to India in the near future or not.

Samsung has recently launched the Galaxy On Nxt and Galaxy On8 in India. They are priced at Rs. 18,490 and Rs. 15,900, respectively.


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