The smartphone manufacturing industry is consistently evolving and certain “impossible” techs are now a “normal” thing. Some years ago, having a camera on a phone was just a dream. Today, we are talking about having five cameras on one phone (three on the rear, two upfront). Now, we are looking at the possibility if a smartphone with four cameras on the rear. This is coming from South Korean manufacturing giant, Samsung. It already has a smartphone with triple rear cameras now its progressing. This smartphone dubbed Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) was spotted on an Indian website and it appears that it will be official in about a month. A few weeks ago, Samsung introduced this smartphone in Malaysia and potential owners have to part with Rs. 48000 ($655) for this one.
Talking about the four rear cameras, here are their specifications
- 24MP main sensor, f/1.7
- 10MP Telephoto lens, f / 2.4 (optical zoom x2)
- 8MP f/2.4 (120°) wide-angle lens
- 5MP depth sensor f / 2.2
- 24 MP sensor for selfies
The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor (mid-range chip) coupled with 6GB/8GB of RAM (depending on your location) and 128GB of internal memory. It is equipped with a 6.28-inch full-HD+ Super AMOLED display with a pixel resolution of 1080 x 2280 and an aspect ratio of 18:9. This smartphone comes with a fingerprint sensor but it is located on the side. This smartphone runs on Android 8 Oreo and its lights are kept on by a 3,800 mAh battery with fast charge support. Other features of this device include 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, NFC, and A-GPS.