Samsung Galaxy A6 (2018) & Galaxy A6+ (2018) Smartphones – Everything You Need to Know
In the last few weeks, we have seen several leaks about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy J6 2018 smartphone. It will be the first ever smartphone in the Galaxy J-series to launch with 18.5:9 Infinity Display. The company seems to launch at least a couple more smartphones featuring Infinity Display. Now, the press renders and key specifications of the Samsung Galaxy A6 (2018) smartphones are now leaked. The Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018) are the first Galaxy A-series smartphones to launch with Infinity Display.
Samsung Galaxy A6 (2018) Smartphones Leaked
(April 24th, 2018)
We expect the company to launch both the Galaxy A6 (2018) & A6+ (2018) smartphones in the coming weeks. Both the devices with the model numbers SM-A600FN and SM-A605G recently got certified by the FCC. From the above featured image, we can confirm the device to come with the metal unibody design. Apart from different screen sizes, both the new Galaxy A6 devices are said to look exactly similar. The devices come with triple card slot for adding two SIM cards and one MicroSD card. While the power button and loudspeaker are placed on the right edge, the volume rocker is on the left edge.
Both the front and rear cameras on this device come accompanied by a LED flash. As seen on the Galaxy S9 devices, the Galaxy A6+ (2018) also sports vertically aligned dual cameras on the rear. Just below the dual camera sensors is the fingerprint sensor. The Galaxy A6+ (2018) comes with a 6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display with Full HD+ (2220 x 1080 pixels) resolution. The device will be powered by the 14nm Exynos 7870 octa-core processor coupled with Mali-T830 GPU and 4GB of RAM. On the other hand, the Galaxy A6 (2018) sports a smaller 5.6-inch Super AMOLED Infinity Display.
Unlike the Galaxy A6+ (2018), the Galaxy A6 (2018) only comes with a single rear camera. While the Galaxy A6 (2018) packs 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage, the Galaxy A6+ (2018) offers 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Connectivity options include Cat.6 LTE, Wi-Fi (2.4GHz & 5GHz), GPS, Glonass, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm audio jack, and a USB Type-C port. The devices will be available in Black, Gold, and Blue color options. We can expect the official launch event to happen in the next few days. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details!
Latest: Samsung Galaxy A6 & Galaxy A6+ Are Now Official
Samsung has officially announced the new Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ smartphones. The company hasn’t revealed the pricing or the exact availability details of these devices. However, the devices are said to be available starting early May in selected European, Asian and Latin American markets. Last year, the company introduced the Infinity display in the Galaxy A-series by launching the Galaxy A8 (2018) smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy A6 Samsung Galaxy A6+
Display 5.6” Infinity Display
HD+ (1480 x 720)
18.5:9 Aspect Ratio
6.0” Infinity Display
Full HD+ (2220 x 1080)
18.5:9 Aspect Ratio
Processor 14nm Exynos 7870
1.6GHz Octa-core SoC
Mali T830 GPU
14nm Snapdragon 450
1.8GHz Octa-core SoC
Adreno 506 GPU
RAM 3GB / 4GB 3GB / 4GB
Storage 32GB / 64GB
Expandable up to 256GB
32GB / 64GB
Expandable up to 256GB
Rear Camera 16MP
Front Camera 16MP
Battery Capacity 3,000mAh 3,500mAh
OS Android 8.0 Oreo Android 8.0 Oreo
Security Face Recognition
Dimensions 149.9 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm 160.2 x 75.7 x 7.9 mm
Price N/A N/A
Now, the new Galaxy A6 will be the most affordable smartphone to feature the Infinity display. While the Galaxy A6 comes with a single rear camera, the Galaxy A6+ sports dual rear cameras. Apart from that, both the Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ look exactly similar. The new Galaxy A6 smartphones will be available in Black, Gold, Blue, and Lavender color options.
Though there is no dedicated Bixby button, both these devices support Bixby Vision, Home, and Reminder. The curved edges of the metal body offer nice to grip to hold. Both the front and rear cameras on the Galaxy A6 & Galaxy A6+ are accompanied by a LED flash. The Galaxy A6+ with dual cameras also include the Live Focus mode for bokeh effect. Just below the rear cameras, we can also find the fingerprint sensor.
Both these devices can be unlocked securely using the face unlock or the fingerprint sensor. The devices also support Samsung Pay for making mobile payments. While the power button and speaker are placed on the right edge, the volume rocker, dual SIM card slot, and a dedicated MicroSD card slot are placed on the left edge. Stay tuned on PhoneRadar for more details!