Samsung had launched a slew of mid-range smartphones in India last month. The list includes the Samsung Galaxy J6, Galaxy J8, Galaxy A6 and the Galaxy A6+. Now as per reports, the Samsung Galaxy A6 has apparently received a price cut of Rs 2,000 just after a month of its launch. The device was launched in two variants with 4GB RAM and 32GB or 64GB of inbuilt storage space. While the 32GB version now costs Rs 19,990 down from the previous price of Rs 21,990; the larger 64GB version is available for Rs 20,990 down from Rs 22,990.
The news about the price cut was revealed by renowned Mumbai based retailer Mahesh Telecom on Twitter. While the new prices of the two variants of the Samsung Galaxy A6 have been updated on e-commerce site Amazon, it is yet to be reflected on the official online store of Samsung. Meanwhile, the source has also revealed that a larger 64GB variant of the Samsung Galaxy A6 will be made available in the country soon.
Talking about the specifications of the handset, the Samsung Galaxy A6 features a 5.6-inch full HD+ Infinity Display with a screen resolution of 1480 X 720 pixels and an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by Samsung’s in-house Exynos octa-core 7870 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM.
On the imaging front, the device features a 16-megapixel camera on the rear panel with autofocus, LED flash and f/1.7 aperture. On the front, the device features another 16-megapixel sensor with a f/1.9 aperture for taking selfies. Additionally, the cameras are also equipped with Bokeh Mode and Background Blur capabilities.
Connectivity options in the smartphone include 4G VoLTE, dual band WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C port for charging and 3.5mm headphone jack. It is powered by a 3,000mAh battery and runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. The device is currently available in three color options of Black, Blue, and Gold.