Cherry Mobile Aqua S9 Max now official, priced

Surprise: a bang-for-the-buck gaming phone!

Cherry Mobile is officially launching its newest line of smartphones, and the first in the pipeline is the brand-new Aqua S9 Max with powerful hardware in tow.

The Aqua line, according to Cherry Mobile, represents its new flagship segment, offering bang-for-the buck devices that are suitable for everyday use. The S9 Max features a MediaTek Helio G90T chip, a liquid cooling mechanism, and a whopping 5130mAh battery with 18-watt fast charging.

Cherry Mobile Aqua S9 Max specs:

  • 6.53-inch FHD+ TrueView Teardrop display
  • 2.05 GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio G90T
    ARM Mali G76 GPU
    Liquid Cooling Technology
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128GB UFS 2.1 storage, with microSD slot up to 256GB
  • Quad rear cameras with LED Flash:
    48MP f/1.79 Sony IMX582
    8MP f/2.2 wide
    2MP f/2.4 depth
    2MP f/2.4 macro
  • 32MP front-facing camera
  • 4G w/ VoLTE, Dual SIM (nano)
  • WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS
  • USB Type-C, rear fingerprint scanner, Face Unlock
  • Smart PA (Hi-Fi) audio chip
  • Android 10
  • 5130 mAh
    18W fast charging
  • Color: Jade Green

The Cherry Mobile Aqua S9 Max is originally priced at PHP 9,999, but will be available for a PHP 6,999 introductory price from November 26 to 27 and will be exclusively available at the Cherry Online Shop. Those who will get it on those dates will receive a wireless speaker, a game controller, and a tempered glass as freebies.

Carl Lamiel
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