We evaluated the functions and performance of the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016). We gave it a usability score based on different points of view

Created date: 09/30/2018, 13:43:08, Updated date: 04/16/2020, 11:27:42

We have evaluated the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) thoroughly based on its functions, specifications/performances, and ease of use, and provided a review on whether you should buy it. We have also summarized the pros and cons of choosing the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) so that you can see them at a glance.

Features, Performance, and Reviews for the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

The camera function of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) has a 16 MP main camera that lets you take photos and videos in a quite high resolution. You may be a little dissatisfied with it in some situations, for example when you want to capture scenery in very high resolution or print out beautiful photos, but this should not be an issue you run into very often.

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) comes with a 8 MP pixel camera, which is a standard level. It's perfectly fine for selfies, but may be not as satisfying if you wish to take photos of large numbers of people, or make printouts.

The battery performance of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) has a battery with a quite large capacity of 5000 mAh. Compared to other smartphones, the battery life of the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) is very good and will no doubt satisfy all your needs. You won't have to worry about the battery even when you use the phone to watch videos or play games for hours on end.

The CPU performance of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

The 1.8GHz+1.4GHz×8(OctaCore) processing speed of the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) is on the higher side, so it should be able to run most apps with no problems. The performance of this phone is at a high level when compared to others released on the market so far. You can play a comparatively large amount of 3D games with next to no issues.

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) has 4GB of RAM, so it has plenty of space. In rare cases this amount of RAM might not be sufficient, but there shouldn't be too much stress on the machine with this amount.

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) has the overall operating speed of a high-end smartphone, so it will hardly ever cause you trouble. But you might need to be careful when using heavy apps like 3D games a lot.

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)'s storage capacity

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) has 32GB of data storage, which is plenty for taking photos, but for people who frequently shoot videos or have lots of games installed, this may not feel like enough space.

Since the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) is compatible with SD cards, you'll be able to easily expand your storage capacity; you won't need to worry about how much internal space it has.

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)'s size

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) is 3.2 inches (80.9 mm) wide, 6.4 inches (161.7 mm) tall, and 0.3 inches (7.9 mm) thick. The size makes it a bit difficult to use with one hand. In the case of the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016), it weighs about 210 oz (210 g). It feels a little heavy when held with one hand. It may tire your hand out if you operate it for too long a time.

In giving an overall rating to the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016), while it may be slightly difficult to hold, it shouldn't be much of a problem when considering its general strengths and weaknesses.

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)'s screen

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) has a 6 inch screen. The smartphone has a large, impressive screen, which allows you to enjoy photos and videos to the fullest. It is also very good for writing business documents and doing other work.

The screen of the Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) is very clear, so you'll likely have no complaints on that front. However, you should be cautious about viewing things in 4k definition.

Overall assessment of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

The Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) is a high-performance smartphone. You're not likely to experience any inconvenience in general use.

 
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The merits and demerits of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

The merits of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

  • With the large display you can comfortably use it to watch videos and play games.
  • The screen looks nice.
  • Because of its large battery capacity, it is good for hours of watching videos and playing games.
  • The CPU specs are quite high and using ordinary apps is almost always stress-free.

The demerits of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

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Comparing the specifications of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016) against similar products

screen size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen size

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

90.0-

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

82.0

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

82.0

Galaxy J2 Prime

74.0

Galaxy C9 Pro

90.0

Galaxy A8 (2016)

85.2

Galaxy On7 (2016)

82.0

Galaxy On8

82.0

screen resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen resolution

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

68.7-

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

87.9

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

87.9

Galaxy J2 Prime

22.5

Galaxy C9 Pro

68.7

Galaxy A8 (2016)

68.7

Galaxy On7 (2016)

68.7

Galaxy On8

68.7

GPU performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoGPU performance

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

59.2-

Galaxy J2 Prime

24.6

Galaxy C9 Pro

59.2

Galaxy A8 (2016)

63.9

Galaxy On7 (2016)

49.2

Galaxy On8

24.6

Galaxy J5 Prime

24.6

Galaxy J7 Prime

27.6

RAM capacity

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoRAM capacity

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

70.0-

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

70.0

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

70.0

Galaxy J2 Prime

35.0

Galaxy C9 Pro

90.0

Galaxy A8 (2016)

60.0

Galaxy On7 (2016)

60.0

Galaxy On8

60.0

storage size

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twostorage size

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

55.5-

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

55.5

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

55.5

Galaxy J2 Prime

24.0

Galaxy C9 Pro

67.0

Galaxy A8 (2016)

55.5

Galaxy On7 (2016)

55.5

Galaxy On8

50.0

process integration

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoprocess integration

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

9.9-

Galaxy J2 Prime

9.9

Galaxy C9 Pro

9.9

Galaxy A8 (2016)

53.1

Galaxy On7 (2016)

53.1

Galaxy On8

9.9

Galaxy J5 Prime

53.1

Galaxy J7 Prime

53.1

downlink data communication speed

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twodownlink data communication speed

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

65.6-

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

69.1

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

68.9

Galaxy J2 Prime

54.9

Galaxy C9 Pro

65.6

Galaxy A8 (2016)

65.6

Galaxy On8

54.9

Galaxy J5 Prime

54.9

rear-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the tworear-camera resolution

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

68.8-

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

59.8

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

59.8

Galaxy J2 Prime

50.0

Galaxy C9 Pro

68.8

Galaxy A8 (2016)

68.8

Galaxy On7 (2016)

61.7

Galaxy On8

61.7

front-camera resolution

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twofront-camera resolution

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

58.3-

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

50.0

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

50.0

Galaxy J2 Prime

50.0

Galaxy C9 Pro

75.4

Galaxy A8 (2016)

58.3

Galaxy On7 (2016)

58.3

Galaxy On8

50.0

grip

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twogrip

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

47.4-Color:White/Black/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.2 inches (80.9 mm) x 6.4 inches (161.7 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm), Weight:210 oz (210 g)

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

61.3Color:Black Onyx/White Pearl/Pink Gold/Blue Coral, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73 mm) x 5.9 inches (151 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.2 mm), Weight:158 oz (158 g)

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

61.3Color:/ ー / ー / ー ー, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.9 inches (73 mm) x 5.9 inches (151 mm) x 0.3 inches (8.3 mm), Weight:158 oz (158 g)

Galaxy J2 Prime

61.7Color:Black/Gold/Silver/Pink, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):2.8 inches (72.1 mm) x 5.7 inches (144.8 mm) x 0.4 inches (8.9 mm), Weight:160 oz (160 g)

Galaxy C9 Pro

50.9Color:Gold/Pink Gold/Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.2 inches (80.7 mm) x 6.4 inches (162.9 mm) x 0.3 inches (6.9 mm), Weight:189 oz (189 g)

Galaxy A8 (2016)

54.6Color:Blue/Pink/Silver/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (76.8 mm) x 6.2 inches (156.6 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.2 mm), Weight:182 oz (182 g)

Galaxy On7 (2016)

58.6Color:Gold/Rose Gold/Black, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (75 mm) x 6.0 inches (151.7 mm) x 0.3 inches (8 mm), Weight:167 oz (167 g)

Galaxy On8

57.9Color:White/Black/Gold, Dimensions (width x height x thickness):3.0 inches (76 mm) x 6.0 inches (151.7 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.8 mm), Weight:169 oz (169 g)

screen cleanliness

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen cleanliness

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

77.2-Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:367 ppi

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

88.5Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2560, Pixel density:534 ppi

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

88.5Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2560, Pixel density:534 ppi

Galaxy J2 Prime

36.4Display type:PLS TFT, Screen resolution (width x height):540 x 960, Pixel density:220 ppi

Galaxy C9 Pro

77.2Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:367 ppi

Galaxy A8 (2016)

81.7Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:386 ppi

Galaxy On7 (2016)

85.0Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400 ppi

Galaxy On8

85.0Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400 ppi

screen quality

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoscreen quality

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

82.6-Display size:6 inch, Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:367 ppi

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

82.7Display size:5.5 inch, Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2560, Pixel density:534 ppi

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

82.7Display size:5.5 inch, Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1440 x 2560, Pixel density:534 ppi

Galaxy J2 Prime

61.0Display size:5 inch, Display type:PLS TFT, Screen resolution (width x height):540 x 960, Pixel density:220 ppi

Galaxy C9 Pro

82.6Display size:6 inch, Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:367 ppi

Galaxy A8 (2016)

80.9Display size:5.7 inch, Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:386 ppi

Galaxy On7 (2016)

79.9Display size:5.5 inch, Display type:IPS LCD, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400 ppi

Galaxy On8

79.9Display size:5.5 inch, Display type:Super AMOLED, Screen resolution (width x height):1080 x 1920, Pixel density:400 ppi

performance

ImageProduct nameReviewLevel of recommendation based on the comparison of the differences between the twoperformance

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

76.0-OS:Android

Galaxy S7 edge SC-02H docomo

57.6OS:Android

Galaxy S7 edge SCV33 au

57.6OS:Android

Galaxy J2 Prime

25.2OS:Android

Galaxy C9 Pro

88.6OS:Android

Galaxy A8 (2016)

74.5OS:Android

Galaxy On7 (2016)

88.2OS:Android

Galaxy On8

77.7OS:Android

Specifications of Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)

Galaxy A9 Pro (2016)
ImageGalaxy A9 Pro (2016)
MakerSamsung
Release date5, 2016
ColorWhite/Black/Gold
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)3.2 inches (80.9 mm) x 6.4 inches (161.7 mm) x 0.3 inches (7.9 mm)
Weight210 oz (210 g)
Display size6 inch
Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen resolution (width x height)1080 x 1920
Pixel density367 ppi
Battery capacity5000 mAh
ChipsetQualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652
CPU specs1.8GHz+1.4GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size4GB
Storage size32GB
Rear-camera resolution16 MP
Front-camera resolution8 MP

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