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Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 arrives with Full View Display, Face Unlock

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 has been introduced by Karbonn in India. This is the latest affordable smartphone from the company for those on a budget. The device looks exactly like the NUU Mobile G2 we revealed weeks ago. We can even call it an affordable Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus clone.

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018

Design

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018

A combination of Metal and Plastic exudes at the rear, the dual rear shooters starts a vertical train at the top middle while the fingerprint reader follows closely underneath. It measures 9.35mm in thickness and weighs 144g overall, it’s only available in Blue color only.

Display

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018

The Platinum P9 2018 sports a 5.45-inch IPS LCD 18:9 full view display. The screen boasts of 480 x 960 pixels in resolution along with a 197 pixel per inch density for sharp visuals. Overall, the screen stretches up to 72.87% screen-to-body ratio.

Software and Hardware

It runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box. Under the hood, the MT6739 chipset from MediaTek sits behind the screen, it comes with 4-cores of processor clocking at 1.4GHz for a smooth ride.

The PowerVR GE8100 graphics card manages graphics. For storing files, the device packs 16GB internal storage space which is expandable up to 128GB using a memory card. It boasts of 2GB RAM space for multitasking through apps.

Camera

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018

The Platinum P9 2018 is equipped with dual 8MP + 2MP rear shooters for photography. The camera is accompanied by a dual-LED flash and other internal features. For taking selfies, there’s an 8MP selfie shooter for all your selfies as well.

Battery

Powering up the Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 is a 2500mAh battery capacity with no fast charging technology. Without the fast charging feature, charging the battery from 0% to 100% might take up to 2 hours.

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 Specs

・5.45-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 480 x 960 pixels
・Android 8.1 Oreo
・MediaTek MT6739
・Quad-core 1.4GHz
・2GB RAM
・16GB Internal Storage
・8MP + 2MP rear camera
・8MP selfie camera
・2500mAh battery

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 Features and Video Review

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 Full Specifications

General

Device Type Smartphone
Model Karbonn Platinum P9 2018
Announced October, 2018
Released October, 2018
Status Available on Shopping stores

Network

2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 /1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G Network LTE 850 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)

SIM Type

Nano + Nano

SIM Count Dual SIM

Design

Type Plastic + Metal
Dimensions 71.5 x 147.6 x 9.35 mm
Weight 144g
Water Resistant No
Protection Yes
Colours Blue

Display

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.45-inch
Resolution 480 x 960 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 197ppi
Screen-To-Body Ratio 72.87%
Aspect Ratio 18:9
Touch Screen Model Capacitive
Touch Screen Yes
Multitouch Yes
Protection Yes
Features Multitouch, Scratch Resistant
Secondary Display No

Camera

8MP + 2MP
Yes
1080p@30fps
Yes
Autofocus 
Continuous shooting 
Digital zoom 
Exposure compensation 
Face detection 
Geotagging 
HDR 
ISO settings 
Panorama 
Scene mode 
Self-timer 
Touch focus 
White balance settings
Yes, dual-LED
f/2.2
8MP
Yes
f/2.2

Software

Android 8.1 Oreo
Modified
Yes
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes

Hardware

MediaTek MT6739
Process Technology 28nm
CPU Quad-core 1.4GHz
Cores 4-Cores
Bit Architecture 64-bit
GPU (Graphics) PowerVR GE8100
GPU (Cores) 2-Cores
GPU (Frequency) 570MHz
2GB
Memory Speed 667MHz
Internal Storage 16GB
Yes, up to 128GB
Card Type microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC

Fingerprint (Rear)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Compass, Gyroscope

Controls Touchscreen, Lock Button, and Volume Key

Connectivity

Yes
Infrared
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Yes, Type C
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC
HDMI Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
Facial Identification Yes
No

Battery

Battery Type Li-Po Battery
Capacity 2500mAh
Placement Non-removable
Fast Charging No
Standby
Talk Time
Video Play
Normal Use

Media

Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Vibration, Ringtones
MP3, WAV
Yes

Yes

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 Unboxing

Inside The Box

NB: Details may vary.
– Charger
– USB Data Cable
– Earphone
– Quick Start Guide
– SIM Ejector Pin

Karbonn Platinum P9 2018 Price

Starting From $99 – $119
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