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Samsung Galaxy J6, J8, A6 and A6+ India launch LIVE updates: Prices start at Rs 13,990, sale from May 22

Samsung is expected to launch a couple of smartphones for the Indian market that flaunt its proprietary Infinity Display.

  • Updated: May 21, 2018 1:01 PM IST
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Samsung is hosting an event in Mumbai today where it is expected to launch a couple of new smartphones. If leaks are to be believed, two of the upcoming smartphones will be the Galaxy J6, and the Galaxy A6+. While the Samsung Galaxy A6+ has already been launched in select markets, the Samsung Galaxy J6 is a new device. The highlight on both the devices will be the Infinity Display, which was first introduced on last year’s Galaxy S8 smartphones.

In the run-up to the event today, we have come across numerous leaks that have given us a fair idea on what to expect from both the devices. In fact, a leak over the weekend gave us a look at how the smartphones could be priced. The MRP of the Galaxy J6 is said to be Rs 14,999, while that of the Galaxy A6+ is said to be Rs 28,000. Needless to say, the final pricing of the smartphones will be a tad different.

We are at the launch event in Mumbai, so follow us for all the updates from Samsung.

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That’s it from the launch event, for more updates, stay tuned to BGR.in

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The Galaxy A6+, A6 and J6 goes on sale starting May 22, whereas the J8 will go a little later on June 20.

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Price starts at Rs 13,990, and goes all the way up to Rs 25,990.

There is Rs 3,000 Paytm cash back on A-series, and Rs 1,500 cash back on J-series smartphones

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Here’s a look at specifications of the new Galaxy J-series and A-series smartphones

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You also get Face unlock feature.

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Front cameras come with dedicated LED flash.

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You get dual cameras on the Galaxy J8 and A6+ with live focus mode, the Galaxy A6 and Galaxy J6 comes with single rear cameras.

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Here’s a look at display specifications of the smartphones

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All 4 smartphones will come with Chat over video feature, which is Made in India, and Made for India. It lets you chat while watching a video, without interrupting it.

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So Samsung is launching 4 devices,

Galaxy J6, J8, A6 and A6+ with Infinity Displays

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Display is most used on smartphones –

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Some video consumption numbers, thanks to fast and affordable internet.

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In 2015, Samsung introduced data saver, S-bike mode in 2016, and Samsung Pay Mini in 2017.

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Since J-series launched in 2015, 60 million devices in the series have been sold till date.

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Samsung SVP Mohandeep Singh on stage to talk about the J-series smartphones in India, and the product journey.

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We are all set to see new products from Samsung.

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Samsung Galaxy J6

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Dual 16MP + 5MP with Live Focus
  • Published Date: May 21, 2018 12:12 PM IST
  • Updated Date: May 21, 2018 1:01 PM IST