Android 9 Pie Update Is Making Its Way To Galaxy A8 & Galaxy A9 (2018)

We all know that many of the smartphone makers had been rolling out Android 9 Pie Update to their handsets in phases. It is because Android 9 Pie is one of the Major Updates that has brought an improved user experience. The tech giant, Samsung is known for releasing slow Android updates for its flagship Galaxy devices. However, this time the company is not coming slow. South Korean tech giant is testing the Android 9 Pie for Galaxy A8 & Galaxy A9 (2018). 

Galaxy A8 & Galaxy A9 (2018) Will Receive Android Pie Update In Coming April

The certification forms in the Wi-Fi Alliance have confirmed that the update will roll out to the Galaxy A8 and A9 (2018) very soon. The new Android 9 pie-update will bring some cool features that include the adaptive battery mode, tweaked navigation, improved notifications, and the new pie-gestures. In addition to that, the new pie update will also bring Samsung’s new One UI design.

Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) & Galaxy A8

Galaxy A9 (2018)

Display: 6.30-inch
Processor: octa-core
Front Camera: 24-megapixel
Resolution: 1080×2220 pixels
OS: Android 8.0 Oreo
Storage: 128GB
Rear Camera: 24-megapixel plus 10-megapixel plus 8-megapixel plus 5-megapixel
Galaxy A8
Thickness: 5.9mm thickness
OS: Android 5.1.1, up to 6.0

Storage: 32GB storage, microSD card slot

Display: 5.7″ 1080×1920 pixels

Front Camera: 16MP


Processor: Snapdragon 615

Battery: 3050mAh

Samsung has begun testing the new update on Galaxy A9 (2018) and Galaxy A8. In addition to that, South Korean tech giant also shared the Android 9 Pie update roadmap which indicates that this time Samsung might be kicking things off early. Samsung’s Android 9 Pie Schedule had been posted by the company revealing all the galaxy devices who will be getting the update in near future. According to that roadmap, these two above discussed handsets will get the Android 9 Pie update in coming April.

Laiba Mohsin

Laiba is an Electrical Engineer seeking a placement to gain hands-on experience in relevant areas of Telecommunication. She likes to write about tech and gadgets. She's is known for her love for cats, music, traveling and exploring things.
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