Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) and HTC One M9 Prime Camera are two handsets that are expected to hit the markets this month. The former is a giant phablet powered by a mid-range processor and it runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, while the latter is a mid-tier smartphone that comes preloaded with 5.0 Lollipop.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) comes with a super AMOLED display of 6-inch that supports a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels at 367 ppi and it’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 on both sides, while the frame is made of metal. Basically, it looks exactly like an extra large Galaxy S7 flagship. On the other hand, the HTC One M9 Prime Camera comes with a smaller LCD3 display of 5-inch that supports a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels and it’s protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version). Its body is made of aluminum and has the same design as the One M9, featuring a curved back with two horizontal lines at the top and bottom.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) features a Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 chipset, a quad-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.2GHz and a quad-core Cortex A72 CPU clocked at 1.8GHz, an Adreno 510 graphics card and 4GB of RAM. The HTC One M9 Prime Camera has a Mediatek MT6795T Helio X10 chipset, an octa-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 2.2GHz, a PowerVR G6200 graphics card and 2GB of RAM.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) has been released with an internal storage of 32GB, which you can expand up to 128GB using a microSD card. On the other hand, the HTC One M9 Prime Camera comes with an internal storage of 16GB, but it’s expandable up to 200GB.
The Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) sports a primary camera of 16MP with OIS, autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, face detection, panorama and a secondary camera of 8MP. The HTC One M9 Prime Camera has a primary camera of 13MP that features autofocus, dual-LED flash, OIS, face detection, HDR, panorama, touch focus, geo-tagging and a secondary camera of 4MP (Ultrapixel).
Both devices have non-removable batteries, but the Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) phablet is powered by a giant 5000 mAh cell, which outperforms the 2840 mAh battery of the HTC One M9 Prime Camera.
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