Samsung Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ are two mid-range smartphones expected to launch soon. Both phones have already payed their visit to Geekbench, and FCC. And from what we have been hearing over the past couple of weeks, the Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ will launch in some select markets such as Russia, Europe and the Middle East.
Well, now we have got an official indication that the smartphones do exist. The Galaxy A6+ was listed on Samsung Poland's website with the model number SM-A605FN/DS. This further strengthen the speculations that the Galaxy A6+ and Galaxy A6 will be unveiled quite soon. The website also posted some details of the Galaxy A6+ by mistake.
As stated, the Samsung Galaxy A6 recently visited the Geekbench along with the Galaxy A6+. In terms of specifications specifications, the Galaxy A6 (SM-A600FN) was listed on Geekbench with an Exynos 7870 SoC which is an octa-core processor. The processor is teamed with 3GB of RAM and Mali-T830 MP1 GPU. The Galaxy A3 (2017) and many phones in the Galaxy J series are powered by the same chipset.
The Galaxy A6+ (SM-A605G), on the other hand, seems to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. The smartphone also has Adreno 506 GPU and has 4GB of RAM onboard. Both the Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ run on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system, which is quite impressive.
Do note that Samsung had not any Galaxy A6 models previously, so these models could be the first phones in the Galaxy A6 series. There are reports which claim that the Galaxy A6 series will replace the Galaxy A5 and Galaxy A7 series.
Looking at the Geekbench results, the Galaxy A6 and Galaxy A6+ will not differ much in terms of performance. The former scored 2605 points on the multi-core test and 723 points on the single core test. Whereas the Galaxy A6+ obtained 739 points in the single core test and 3469 points in the multi-core test.