Samsung Galaxy A6 and A6+ launch with Infinity Display, Android Oreo…


Samsung Electronics has launched its Galaxy A6 and A6+ smartphones. The new mid-range series is available in Black, Gold, Blue, and Lavender color versions and will launch from early May in select European, Asian and Latin American markets, before rolling out globally to additional markets such as South Korea, Africa, and China.

The Galaxy A6 and A6+ integrate features from Samsung’s flagship smartphones, including security with face recognition and fingerprint scanning for a quick way to unlock the device. Both devices come with App Pair, using the screens to allow users to pair two apps. With the always-on display, users also can get information without unlocking their phone, and the Samsung signature Infinity Display offers a 18.5:9 screen ratio. The NFC-enabled Galaxy A6 and A6+ also support Bixby Vision, Home, and Reminder, with Samsung Pay included.

The A6 comes with a 5.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED screen, 3,000 mAh battery and front and back 16-megapixel cameras. The A6+ features a larger 6.0-inch FHD+screen, 3,500 mAh battery, a 24-megapixel front camera and dual rear cameras of 16 and 5 megapixels. Both phones run an octa-core processor, a choice of 3 or 4 GB RAM, and 32 or 64 GB storage plus microSD cards up to 256 GB. They operate Android 8.0 and support dual-carrier aggregation with LTE Cat 6.