Samsung Launches Galaxy C9 Pro with Enhanced Functions

Jan 05. 2017

Expandable memory size with extra-large display, offering unparalleled mobile multimedia experience

Event photo
Galaxy C9 Pro

Hong Kong – January 5, 2017 – Samsung Electronics H.K. Co. Ltd today announced the release of its brand new Galaxy C9 Pro with stylish full metallic body. The first Samsung phone with huge memory size of 6GB of RAM offers an unbeatably smooth multimedia experience. The 16 megapixel front camera ensures clearer, better selfies, and the 6-inch extra-large display allows users to view content at a glance and handle all sorts of tasks more easily.

 

“Galaxy C9 Pro brings the best multimedia experience to users, delivering an ultra-smooth performance while playing video games or watching movies. Samsung has also enhanced its camera, battery life and audio functions, in order to present an all-in-one smartphone with more powerful specifications, and to fulfill different needs of users for work and leisure,” said Yiyin Zhao, the Vice President and Head of Information Technology and Mobile Communication Business for Samsung Electronics H.K. Co. Ltd.

 

Powerful Performance and Ultra-smooth Multimedia Entertainment Experience

Galaxy C9 Pro is the first Samsung smartphone equipped with 6GB of RAM. Users can enjoy the smoothest operation when multi-tasking or using multimedia software. Galaxy C9 Pro supports dual SIMs and microSD card simultaneously. With its huge 64GB of internal storage and support of a 256GB microSD card, users can enjoy a total storage capacity of 320GB. This means they can save more high-resolution photos and videos, giving them a more convenient, seamless mobile experience.

 

Galaxy C9 Pro supports USB Type-C that offers a faster data transfer. With fast-charging functions, its charging efficiency is largely upgraded. The device can be fully charged to 4000mAh in just 100 minutes.

 

Metallic body with a slim, lightweight design

Carrying forward the stylish design of the Galaxy C series, the Galaxy C9 Pro boasts a fashionable and elegant full metallic body. Just 6.9mm thick, the delicate design has a display made of 2.5D glass, with Micro Slit Antenna. The huge 6-inch display makes viewing mobile content easy and relaxing.

 

Super Wide Aperture Lens with High-Resolution Camera

Samsung has enhanced both the front and rear cameras of the Galaxy C9 Pro with resolution of 16 megapixel. The super wide F1.9 aperture allows users to take clear and bright images even in low light. The high-resolution front camera offers an upgraded selfie experience. An additional Auto Flash delivers super-clear and delicate selfies, even at night. Pre-installed beautifying effects to adjust skin tone, slim faces and enlarge eyes, complete the picture.

 

Premium Multimedia Experience

The brand new Galaxy C9 Pro deploys Ultra High Quality Audio techniques that analyze and fine tune an original sound track, uplifting the sound quality from 16bit/48KHz to 24bit/192KHz. This near flawless sound quality is comparable to that of Hi-Fi.

 

Galaxy C9 Pro is equipped with dual speakers, providing vivid sound with stereo effect when playing music and movies. The Game Launcher enables users to record the game while playing and enjoy a seamless and undisturbed gaming experience.

 

“Accidental Screen Damage Cover” Plan

All Galaxy C9 Pro purchases made on or before 31 January 2017 will be entitled to a 12-month “Accidental Screen Damage Cover” plan#. Customers will only have to pay a HKD100 repair fee (original price HKD800) if they accidentally break their screen within 12-months of the purchase date. Offer valid only in Hong Kong. For terms and conditions, please refer to: www.samsung.com/hk/c9pro-screen-warranty

 

#Only applicable to new Galaxy C9 Pro genuine products sold in Hong Kong (parallel import products are excluded) on or before 31 January 2017. Customers have to register with the Samsung ClubS website within 14 days of the date of purchase, registration starts from 12 noon, 7 January 2017. 

 

Availability and Suggested Retail Price

Samsung Galaxy C Series will be available on the following dates with the suggested retail prices as follows:

Model

Color

Available Dates

Suggested Retail Prices

Galaxy C9 Pro

Gold, Pink Gold

6 January

HKD3,998

Black

20 January

HKD3,998

 

Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro Specifications:

Special Features

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fast & Smooth multitasking:

•             Samsung’s first 6GB RAM smartphone

•             Snapdragon 653 processors

Brilliant camera features:

•             16MP Rear & Front Camera with F1.9 aperture (both)

•             Front: Beautifying Effect; Auto Flash

•             Rear: Phase Detection Auto-focus (PDAF); Dual LED flash

Dynamic multimedia experience:

•             Large 6.0” FHD Super AMOLED Display

•             Dual stereo speakers

•             Maximized audio quality with UHQA

Full metal Slim design:

•             6.9 mm thickness

•             Refined design in real metal

Large storage capactiy:

•             64GB internal storage and support microSDTM up to 256GB

Handy for travel:

•      Support China and Hong Kong 4G & 3G networks++

•      Dual-SIM Dual-Standby ^  (2 SIM card slots + 1 microSDTM card slot)

Operating Platform***

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)

Band++

4G FDD-LTE: B1(2100),B3(1800), B5(850), B7(2600),B8(900)

4G TDD-LTE: B38(2600),B39(1900),B40(2300),B41(2500) 

3G WCDMA: B1(2100), B2(1900),B5(850),B8(900)

3G TD-SCDMA: B34(2010),B39(1880)

3G CDMA: BC0(800)

2G GSM: GSM850,GSM900,DCS1800,PCS1900

2G CDMA: CDMA800

Dimension

162.9 (L) x 80.7 (W) x 6.9(D) mm

Weight

188g

Display

6.0” FHD Super AMOLED Display (1920 x 1080)

Processor

Snapdragon 653 processors

Memory

•            Internal Memory: 64GB (RAM: 6GB)

•            Support microSDTM  (up to 256GB)

Color+

Gold, Pink Gold, Black

Battery *

4,000mAh

Support Fast Charging (Fully charge in 100 mins) #

Camera

 

•            Rear: 16MP Auto-focus Camera with Dual LED Flash (F1.9 aperture)

•             Front: 16MP Camera (F1.9 aperture)

•             Quick Launch: Double click Home button to directly access to camera

•             Selfie: Gesture control, Voice control

•             Beautifying Effect: Skin tone, Large Eyes, Slim Face 

•             Shooting Mode: Auto, Pro, Beauty face, Panorama, Contiuous shot, HDR (Rich tone), Night, Food, Selfie, Wide selfie

•             Effect: No effect, Pastel, Deep, Retro, Film, Monogram, Nostalgia, Gold, Sunrise

•             White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent

•             Functions: Exposure value, Face detection, Location tags, Timer, Metering modes, ISO, Voice Control

•             Video Recording and Playback:

•             Playback: UHD 3840 x 2160pixel

•             Recording: Full HD 1920 x 1080 pixel

Music Player

•             3.5mm Stereo Headset Jack

Audio / Video Play Format

•            Video Play Format: MP4,M4V,3GP,3G2,WMV,ASF,AVI,FLV,MKV,WEBM

•            Audio Play Format: MP3,M4A,3GA,AAC,OGG,OGA,WAV,WMA,AMR,AWB,FLAC,MID,MIDI,XMF,MXMF,IMY,RTTTL,RTX,OTA

•            Dual stereo speakers

•            Support HiFi Music Quality (UHQA)

Internet Tool

•             Play Store TM

•             GoogleTM (Google, Chrome, Gmail, Maps, Drive, Play Movies & TV, Hangouts, Photos, Voice Search, Google Settings, Play Music)

•             YouTube TM

•             Samsung Galaxy Apps


 

Connectivity

Data Transfer^

•             LTE Cat4 (150Mbps/50Mbps) / HSPA+ 42Mbps / HSUPA 5.76Mbps / 3G / EDGE / GPRS

Wi-Fi

•            IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4GHz/5.0GHz

•            Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth#

•           v4.2 (A2DP, AVRCP, DI, HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP)

Data Connectivity

•           USB Type-C

Wireless Connectivity

•             GPSΔ / GLONASS/ BeidouΔ

•             NFC (UICC/eSE)

▲▲ It must be charged by dedicated Samsung Charger and Battery.

* Performance of the battery is subject to the network, signal strength, function, selection and profile.

++ Support 4G Network in HK and China: FDD-LTE and TDD-LTE; 3G Network in HK: WCDMA; 3G Network in China: TD-SCDMA, WCDMA and CDMA. Subject to local network, data and messaging services. If one of the SIM Card is using 4G or 3G Band, the other SIM Card supports 3G or 2G band only,, vice versa. Users can choose 4G or 3G network ^ with either SIM 1 or SIM 2 without changing the SIM card.

***Please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en for latest Operating Platform

^ Subject to local network, data and messaging services.

▲ Actual available memory for end user usage may vary due to pre-configuration. The pre-configuration includes preloaded operating system and applications.

+ For reference only, please check with our staff for details.

# Stereo Bluetooth is only applicable to specific headsets.

ΔGPS/A-GPS connection is subject to local network and data services and network providers may charge additional service fees. Additionally, connection times can be affected by external factors, such as surrounding environment, weather, etc

 

For more product information, please visit www.samsung.com/hk_en or contact Samsung customer service hotline at (+852) 3698-4698.

 

Event photo: Galaxy C9 Pro is the first Samsung phone equipped with a huge memory size of 6GB of RAM, offering an unbeatably smooth multimedia experience.

 

 

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