After having launched the 2016 edition of the Galaxy A7, A5 and the A3 smartphones a new teaser posted on Weibo now suggest that Samsung is gearing up to launch the flagship Galaxy A9 too.
The listing on Weibo leaks details of the alleged Samsung Galaxy A9 (SM-A9000) along with press images. According to the leaked images the Samsung Galaxy A9 sports a 6 inch Full HD (1080x1920p) Super AMOLED display upfront with a pixel density of 367ppi. Below the display lies a typical rectangular button with an embedded Fingerprint sensor. Apparently this Fingerprint Sensor can be used for making Mobile Payments via NFC.
The flagship A series smartphone is powered by the latest gen Snapdragon 620 SoC coupled with Adreno 510 GPU and 3GB of RAM. This is clubbed with 32GB of internal storage along with a slot for memory expansion upto 128GB (via MicroSD card slot).
In terms of camera the Samsung Galaxy A9 comes with a 13MP f/1.9 rear camera equipped with OIS and LED Flash and an 8MP front facing selfie snapper. To power the large 6" display is a 4000mAH battery which supports the latest Fast Charging standards. Other than these connectivity features of the smartphone include WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, ANT+ and NFC.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2016) is expected to come in White, Gold and Pink colours and is expected to go on sale in China later this month.