Karbonn Frames S9

Karbonn Frames S9 has been introduced by the company in India as an update to the Frames S8 smartphone previously released. The last name might make it seem like a Galaxy S9 clone, but it’s design and specs says otherwise.

Karbonn Frames S9

Although it has dual selfie shooters which is not on the latest Galaxy smartphone. It’s a budget device as far as specs go, there’s 2GB RAM, 16GB storage, a 5.5-inch massive screen and 4G LTE support. Want to know more? Stay with me.

Design

Karbonn Frames S9

The Frames S9 sports a Metallic body that’s quite attractive for a budget device. It has curved sides, edges and a smooth overall back. There’s a fingerprint scanner at its usual position for quick access to the device. The Karboon logo sits underneath the fingerprint scanner.

Karbonn Frames S9

At the top left corner, we can see the rear camera sitting above the antenna line with the LED flash right beside it. It measures 7.85mm in thickness when you turn over to the sides, there’s a power button and volume keys as well. It weighs just 139g and available in Black, Grey and Champagne colors.

Display

Karbonn Frames S9

If you are looking for bezel-less S9 smartphone, then you need to look elsewhere. The Frames S9 comes with lots of bezels, especially at the top and bottom corner. However, the narrow bezels is almost non-existent, which offers taller display in landscape mode.

Focusing on the screen, 5.5-inch FHD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen is highly brilliant for a budget smartphone. The screen has a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and 402 pixel per inch density. There’s a 2.5D glass on top doing all the protection you need.

Hardware and Software

Running the race here is the MediaTek MT6739 chip with Quad-Core processor and 64-bit CPU architecture. The 4-Cores of processor here runs at a slow speed of 1.25GHz with 28nm process technothelogy. The ARM Mali-T860 MP1 graphics processor is in charge here clocking at 520MHz.

The 2GB RAM space here is available for light multitasking with a memory speed of 533MHz. While for storage, the 16GB storage can accommodate your files, you can upgrade up to 128GB as well. The Karbonn Frames S9 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system with modified interface.

Camera

This phone has a perfect “Twinfie camera” according to the company, the dual 8MP + 8MP selfie camera takes breathtaking selfies. It helps in taking group selfies and portrait selfies as well, there’s a front LED flash to assist during the night or in low light environments. There’s an 8MP rear camera with LED flash that captures photographs with 3264 x 2448 pixels in dimension.

Battery

Powering the Karbonn Frames S9 is a 2900mAh non-removable Li-Po battery with no fast charging technology. Without the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% might take up to 2.5 hours.

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Karbonn Frames S9 Full Technical Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Karbonn Frames S9
Announced May, 2018
Released May, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: B1 2100MHz / B8 900 MHz
4G Network LTE
SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM

Design

Type Metal
Dimensions 148.4 x 72 x 7.85 mm
Weight 139g
Protection Yes
Colours Black, Grey and Champagne

Display

Display Type FHD IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.5-inch
Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 402ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 65%
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multi-touch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No

Camera

8MP
Yes
Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, LED
8MP + 8MP with LED

Software

Android 7.0 Nougat
Modified
Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

MediaTek MT6739
CPU Quad-core 1.25GHz
GPU ARM Mali-T860 MP1
2GB
Internal Storage 16GB
Yes, up to 128GB

Fingerprint (Rear)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared No
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, microUSB
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC
HDMI
Facial Identification No
No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 2900mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging No
Standby
Talk Time
Music Play

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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What is Karbonn Frames S9 Price and Availability Status?

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