- Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro receives Nougat update
- The new update bumps security patch to August
- It’s currently retailing at Rs. 29,999
Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro, the company’s first smartphone with 6GB RAM, is being upgraded to Nougat. The smartphone has reportedly started receiving Android 7.1.1 Nougat with the company’s brand new UI version.
Sammobile reports that Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro users in India have started receiving the update over-the-air. Those users who haven’t received the OTA can check Settings > About Device > Software Update. Considering that the company has started the roll out the update from Wednesday, we can expect it to reach all C9 Pro users in a few days. According to the report, the latest C9 Pro update bumps the Android security patch of the handset to August, which still looks kind of dated considering the November patch is out now. The report also adds that the Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro receive a few software features that were first seen on the Galaxy S8.
In India, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy C9 Pro back in January at Rs. 36,900. It ran Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box with the company’s UI on top. The smartphone received its second successive price cut last month, and is currently available at Rs. 29,900.
To run through the specifications, the dual-SIM 4G-enabled Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro (Review) sports a 6-inch full-HD (1080×1920) AMOLED display, and is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC, with four cores clocked at 1.95GHz and the rest at 1.4GHz. In terms of optics, the Galaxy C9 Pro packs a 16-megapixel camera on both front and rear ends. The rear 16-megapixel camera comes with an aperture of f/1.9 and a dual-LED flash. The smartphone’s selfie camera too has the same aperture sans the flash module.
The Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro comes with inbuilt storage of 64GB, which is expandable via a microSD card (up to 256GB). The smartphone has a fingerprint scanner mounted on its physical home button. The Galaxy C9 Pro packs a 4000mAh battery with fast charging support.
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Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro
- KEY SPECS
- Lots of RAM and storage
- Excellent cameras
- Good battery life
- Big, vibrant screen
- Doesn’t run Android 7 yet
- No 4K video recording
- Outperformed by competitors at this price
Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro (Gold, 64GB) –Rs.29,700
Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro (Black, 64GB)Rs.29,900