Samsung Mobile has launched a new phone, the Samsung SM-G9298 in its series of premium flip phones running on the Android OS. The SM-G9298 is a successor to the Samsung SM-W2017 flip phone that was also launched last year in China.
Samsung SM-G9298 Specifications, Review and Highlights
Design & Display
The Samsung SM-G9298 features a pair of 4.2 inch Super AMOLED displays with a display resolution of 1080 by 1920 pixels. The device measures in at 130.2 by 62.6 by 15.9 mm in dimensions and weighs a huge 235g, being a flip device with two screens. It also possesses a physical T9 keyboard as you would expect a flip phone to have.
With this design and form factor, you can conveniently operate the phone at all times, even when it’s closed. It uses capacitive navigation buttons and has a 3D glass and metal design.
Storage & Processor
The Leader 8 as it is also called has 4GB of RAM coupled with 64GB of internal storage and can be further expanded to 256GB using an external microSD card (uses its SIM 2 slot).
It’s powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 821 processor running at 1.6GHz of clock speed, which is quite impressive. Its graphics are handled by the high-end Adreno 530 GPU, giving no space for lags or freezes.
The Samsung SM-G9298 features a decent setup in this department; a 12MP primary camera with LED flash and a 5MP front camera for capturing amazing personal moments.
Battery & Connectivity
The Samsung phone is powered by a non-removable 2300mAh battery which is expected to last its user more than half a day and supports wireless charging. The device supports 4G LTE networks, GPS, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth.
Software & Hardware
The Samsung SM-G9298 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box with TouchWiz UI, and it can also run on the Android OS (Nougat or Marshmallow). It sports a fingerprint sensor on its rear.
Samsung SM-G9298 Full Phone Specifications
|2G Network||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|SIM Type||Hybrid SIM.|
|SIM Count||Dual SIM|
|2G||GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE up to 236.8 kbps|
|3G||Up to 42.2 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)|
|4G||Up to 450/50 Mbps|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps|
|Web Browser||Yes, HTML5|
|Build||aluminium alloy design.|
|Display Type||Super AMOLED|
|Resolution||1080 * 1920 pixels|
|Protection||Capacitative touchscreen, scratch resistant|
|Features||Physical T9 Keys|
|1080p HD Video|
|Autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Panorama|
|Yes, LED flash (Primary)|
|Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)|
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 821|
|CPU||Quad-Core 1.6 GHz|
|Expandable up to 256 GB (microSD) [hybrid]|
|Accelerometer, Proximity, Light, Compass, Barometer, Heart rate, fingerprint|
|Yes, Bluetooth v4.1|
|Bluetooth Profiles||A2DP, LE|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct|
|USB Type||Yes; USB v2.0|
|USB On-the Go (OTG)||n/a|
|GPS||Yes, GPS + A-GPS + GLONASS + BDS|
|SMS||Yes (threaded view)|
|Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP|
|Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MIDI, WAV|
|Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player|
|Yes, 3.5mm Jack|
|MP4/H.264 player MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
Availability and Price of Samsung SM-G9298 in China
The Samsung SM-G9298 will still be available only in the Chinese market at the moment. As at now, however, there are no details as regards its pricing. It’s expected to be made available in Black colour from China Mobile.
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