The technology giant Samsung has already got a huge market share as far as the smartphone market is concerned. However, with the entry of new rivals in the market, once again it has to prove its metal, and the company is very much prepared to carry the battle to the next level with its latest device Galaxy C9. This device is going to launch on 25th May this year. There are many features in the device that can trouble the competitors in this price range. It will be launched with Android 6.0.1 which is known as Marshmallow and the predecessor of the current version of Android7 that is Nougat. As per the market experts, it will be auto updated with Android 7, but yet official confirmation for the same is awaited.

The device architecture is really fit to meet the image of the brand. The fingerprint unlocking facility, as well as battery backup, is some of the strongest features of this device. It is a dual SIM device where Nano-Sized SIMS are supported with GSM.Samsung Galaxy

Design and Display

The curvy design of the company is now nothing less than an identity of this brand, and same is reflected on this device as well. The device has 162.9×80.7×6.9 mm dimensions, which make it of 185 grams, and hence, compared to other devices in the market, it can be considered as a little weighty one. However, as the device is more in length,obviously, the user won’t mind carrying a little weighty device. Those who love to have a variety of colours, the company has listened to them this time, and this new device will be available in rose gold, silver, and gold variants. The screen size of 6 inches is the biggest feature for those who love to operate a device with a big screen. The device has two buttons on the front side which are capacitive as well as physical one.

On the top, there is earpiece vent for the primary earpiece. There is also a front camera and proximity sensor set on the front side. If the bottom side is checked, there is a primary microphone and USB port for charging. There is also 3.5 mm jack and loudspeaker. The back side is normal as per the company practice, and there is a primary camera with LED flash. The white lines, provided by the company on the top as well as a bottom side on the back, are the point of discussion among experts as some of the experts believe that they are the escape route for the signals. If the screen resolution is checked the device has 1080×1920 pixel full HD screen. 367 PPI, pixel density, is also considered as a bright side of the screen. The ratio of body to screen for this device is 75.32% which is considered as a good ratio. It has AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display with multi-touch focus.

Performance and Storage

This device is equipped with Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 MSM8976 processor. This processor is an octa-core one with two chips. One is Cortex A72 while the other one is Cortex A53.  It has the 32-bit architecture that helps to consume the power efficiently. It is loaded with an Adreno 510 Graphics which is an obvious part of Snapdragon 652 chipset. With the help of this processor, the user can easily carry out various functions at the same moment. It has 64 GB inbuilt memory where a little part of 10 GB is used by the system. The best part is one can extend it up to 256 GB with the help of an external memory card. This device has 6 GB RAM which is much useful for those who love to have faster navigation. Those who love to have many videos, movies, songs and images, this device can prove as a wise choice.

Camera and Battery:

The device has primary as well as the secondary camera. The primary camera is 16 MP with 1.9f aperture while the secondary camera is without LED flash. The feature of dual LED can help one get quality images in the dull light also. The camera offers 4616×3464 pixels. It has autofocus and can record in the full HD @ 30 FPS. The best feature of this device is its front camera. It is alsowith 16 MP, and hence those who love to have selfies frequently will surely love this device. It is equipped with the 4000 mAh battery which is user replaceable. The Li-polymer battery can be charged faster which is a biggest positive of this device.

Network and Connectivity

This device is loaded with connectivity options. The two NANO sized SIM can obviously connect well through the network of 2 G, 3 G, and 4 G with Indian bands. Other than that, there are GPS and Wi-Fi facilities for better internet connectivity. The Bluetooth v4.2 can also help it connect to various other devices. The device has Mobile Hotspot where the network of another device can also be used. The fingerprint locking facility offers it an extra safety feature.


There are many market experts who believe that the price of this device will be on a higher side compared to the medium range as the device is loaded with many premium features. However, as the device is with a robust configuration, which can fit any requirement of the user, the price of 38000 may also be worth for it. The Samsung Galaxy C9 price in India is yet to be disclosed by the company officially. As there are many other models from different brands in this range, the device may have to face a tough completion, but with the name of Samsung, there is hardly any doubt about the success of this device. However, as it is yet to be launched, it is early to forecast the success or failure of the device at this stage, and hence, it is better to tell the verdict by the time only.