C is for Crave in Samsung’s Galaxy C9
By Digital News Asia March 3, 2017
- Phone was previously exclusive to the China market
- Features a large Super AMOLED display, fast processor, plenty of RAM, improved cameras
SAMSUNG Malaysia has announced its new Galaxy C9 Pro smartphone that it claims would satisfy the cravings of performance-driven individuals.
Previously Samsung’s Galaxy C series were made exclusive to the China market but Samsung had decided to make the model available to the Malaysian market.
“The new Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro is a performance-driven smartphone that promises to deliver excellent performance to those who crave it and make all the difference in their day-to- day accomplishments,” said Samsung Malaysia Electronics vice president of IT & mobile business unit Lee Jui Siang,
Available in black, gold and pink, the new C9 Pro features a large six-inch full HD Super AMOLED display that is said to deliver an immersive viewing experience.
The sleek metal and 2.5D glass chassis provides a comfortable grip and only measures 6.9mm thick.
The phone comes fitted with a 1.95Ghz octa-core processor, 6GB of RAM along with 64GB of internal storage. Users have the option to expand the storage up to 256GB using a microSD card.
For the photo-taking enthusiast in all of us, the C9 Pro sport improved 16-Megapixel front and rear cameras with f1/.9 aperture lens and dual LED flash on the rear to light up scenes in low light situations.
The C9 Pro has a massive 4,000mAh battery with fast charging capabilities and it has made the switch to a USB Type-C port.
According to Samsung, the Galaxy C9 Pro will be available at all Samsung brand stores nationwide from March 10 onwards at a recommended retail price of US$517 (RM2,299).