Samsung Introduces the Galaxy A6 and A6+

2018-05-24
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Dubai, UAE – May 22, 2018 – Samsung Gulf Electronics announced the launch of the Galaxy A6 and A6+ in the UAE. The devices combine everyday convenience and stylish design with an advanced camera for more personalized way to express yourself.

Featuring a powerful front and rear camera, a sleek premium design, super AMOLED screens and Samsung’s signature Infinity Display, the new Galaxy A series is available in three stylish colors; Black, Gold and Blue.[1]

“Here in the UAE, consumers are always looking for more from their smartphones. They are quick to adopt the best technology on the market, and we take pride in being able to consistently bring them the advanced devices they’ve come to expect,” said Tarek Sabbagh, Head of IT and Mobile (IM) Division at Samsung Electronics Gulf. “With the Galaxy A6 and A6+, we aim to provide a premium smartphone experience while still delivering on consumers’ needs for practicality and convenience at affordable prices. What’s more, we have added an impressive camera to the Galaxy A6 and A6+ that lets users capture, personalize, and share their most memorable moments.”

With the Galaxy A6 and A6+’s powerful front and rear camera, taking beautiful shots or selfies anytime, anywhere has never been easier. Featuring an adjustable front LED flash, Galaxy A6 and A6+ users can snap stylish and glamorous selfies, from day to night, even in low light conditions. The rear camera’s low-aperture lenses ensure that users can also capture sharp, clear photos in low light conditions, without sacrificing image quality no matter what time of the day.

The Galaxy A6+’s Dual Camera[2] can even further enhance the pictures and moments that matter with Live Focus mode, meaning that users can control the depth of field and bokeh effect before or even after the shot is taken. Users can enrich their pictures with unique background blur patterns in a range of shapes including hearts, stars and more.       

Users can experience a richer surround sound experience to enjoy movies, music and more with Dolby Atmos optimized audio[3]. The Galaxy A6 and A6+ provide a full range of sound from highs to lows, with outstanding clarity and true-to-life detail for a more powerful and immersive audio experience. Users can choose to turn on the Dolby Atmos effect to transform their audio with breathtaking moving sound that flows around them.

The Galaxy A6 and A6+ continue to set the standard for the ultimate uninterrupted viewing experience on the 5.6” HD+ super AMOLED screen of the A6 and the 6.0” FHD+ super AMOLED screen of the A6+. Samsung’s signature Infinity Display goes beyond the bezel, featuring an impressive 18.5:9 screen ratio[4]. Its sleek smooth curves and metal design have been engineered to offer improved durability and comfortable grip for maximum usability, without compromising on style.

Designed with practicality and everyday convenience in mind, the Galaxy A6 and A6+ integrates several popular features from Samsung’s flagship, including hassle-free security with Face Recognition and Fingerprint scanning for a quick and effortless way to unlock the device.

 

Both devices make multitasking fast and easy with App Pair, fully utilizing the Galaxy A6 and A6+’s large ergonomic screens by allowing users to pair two apps, halving time and doubling enjoyment. With the Always on Display[5] users can get information at a glance without unlocking their phone, saving on time and battery life.

The Galaxy A6 and A6+ also support Bixby Vision, Home and Reminder. Samsung’s Bixby can assist users in completing a range of everyday tasks, making the Galaxy A6 and A6+ smarter and more helpful.

The Galaxy A6 and A6+ are available across major retailers and Samsung brand shops in the UAE, as well as online at Shop.Samsung.com starting at AED1249 for the Galaxy A6 and AED1449 for the Galaxy A6+. The Galaxy A6 and A6+ will be available in Black, Gold and Blue.

Samsung Galaxy A6 and A6+ Product Specifications

 

 

Samsung Galaxy A6

Samsung Galaxy A6+

Display

5.6” HD+ (720x1480) Super AMOLED

6.0” FHD+ (1080x2220) Super AMOLED

Camera

Rear 16MP AF (F1.7) Front 16MP FF (F1.9)

Rear 16MP AF (F1.7) + 5MP FF (F1.9)

Front 24MP FF (F1.9)

Dimension

149.9 x 70.8 x 7.7 mm

160.2 x 75.7 x 7.9 mm

AP

Octa Core 1.6GHz

Octa Core 1.8GHz

Memory[6]

4GB RAM

64GB Internal Storage

Up to 256GB Micro SD  

4GB RAM

64GB Internal Storage

Up to 256GB Micro SD

Battery

3,000mAh

3,500mAh

OS

Android 8.0

Network

LTE Cat.6, 2CA

Connectivity

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4/5GHz), HT40,  Bluetooth® v 4.2 (LE up to 1Mbps), ANT+, USB Type-B, NFC(optional*), Location (GPS, Glonass, BeiDou**)

*May vary by country

**BeiDou coverage may be limited.

Sensors

Accelerometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor

Audio

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

Video

MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM


 

[1] Color availability may vary depending on region and/or carrier services

[2] Feature only available on the Galaxy A6+

[3] Dolby Atmos audio supported on headphones only

[4] Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners on A6+

[5] Feature available exclusively on the Galaxy A6+

[6] Specification of RAM/ROM may vary by country