Samsung Galaxy A9 launched: Top 5 alternatives

Samsung just unveiled the Samsung Galaxy A9 and here are some alternatives you can buy in India right now

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Samsung Galaxy A9 has a four-camera setup at the back

Samsung has just unveiled their new mid-range smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy A9. The key feature of the new phone is its four camera set up at the back and it is the world’s first smartphone to have such feature. Here are the top 5 alternatives to the Samsung Galaxy A9 that are currently available in India.

OnePlus 6

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OnePlus 6 sports a dual-camera setup at the back

If you prefer stock Android over Samsung’s custom UI, OnePlus 6 deserves your hard earned money. The OnePlus 6 sports a 6.28-inch FullHD+ Super AMOLED display. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset coupled with up to 8GB of RAM coupled with up to 256GB of onboard storage. OnePlus 6 is available in India at a starting price of Rs. 34,999 while the top of the line variant would cost you Rs. 43,999.

Asus ZenFone 5Z

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The ZenFone 5Z sports a glass sandwich design

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In case you want a flagship experience for your money, the ZenFone 5Z deserves a peek. The smartphone is another affordable flagship and comes with the latest Snapdragon 845 chipset. The device features a 6.2-inch IPS LCD display with a notch up top. The dual-SIM handset comes with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage. It is available at a starting price of Rs. 29,999.

LG G7 ThinQ

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LG G7 ThinQ comes with the company’s new AI features

If you are willing to spend a little more, the LG G7 ThinQ can be a wise choice. The G7+ ThinQ features a 6.1-inch notched display with a resolution of 1440×3120 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC coupled with 6GB of RAM. The device runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and it is priced at Rs. 39,990.

Vivo X21

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Vivo X21 features an in-display fingerprint scanner

In case you are looking for a smartphone with a distinguishing feature, the Vivo X21 is a great option. The smartphone features a 6.28-inch display with a notch upfront. The Vivo X21 comes with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor. The device packs in 6GB of RAM and 128GB of onboard storage. The Vivo X21 is available at a price of Rs. 35,990.

Samsung Galaxy S8

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Samsung launched the Galaxy S8 back in 2017 and it still holds up well in 2018. The smartphone has also received a significant amount of price drops. The performance of the smartphone should be better than the A9 Pro as it comes with a more powerful chipset inside. The Galaxy S8 is IP68 rated which makes it dust and water resistant. Other features include the Infinity Display, Always-on-Display, Samsung Pay and much more.


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