Camera Reimagined – Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Finally Unveiled

The wait is over. The new flagship phones from Samsung has finally been unveiled; introducing the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+.

“The way we use our smartphones has changed as communication and self-expression has evolved,” said DJ Koh, president and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics. “With the Galaxy S9 and S9+, we have reimagined the smartphone camera. Not only does the Galaxy S9 and S9+ enable consumers to shoot the best photos and videos anywhere, it’s a smartphone that’s designed to help them connect to others and express themselves in a way that’s unique and personal to them.”

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ midnight black Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ coral blue Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ lilac purple

The S9 and S9+ looks just like its predecessor, they even have the same button locations. With a tagline of Camera Reimagined, you can well be sure that it will have an excellent camera. The rear camera has a Double Aperture system, you can choose between the f/1.5 and f/2.4 apertures. The device is also able to shoot super slow-mo footage at 960 fps. It is also equipped with an upgraded Bixby and an AR Emoji (which is just like Apple’s Animoji).

Samsung Galaxy S9 Specifications

  • Dimensions – 147.7 x 68.7 x 8.5 mm
  • Weight – 163 g
  • CPU – Octa-core Exynos 9810 (Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 for USA & China)
  • GPU – Mali-G72 MP18 (Adreno 630 for USA & China)
  • RAM – 4 GB
  • Storage – 64 GB (expandable up to 400 GB via microSD)
  • Display – 5.8-inch WQHD+, 2960×1440, Super AMOLED
  • Rear Camera – 12 MP, F/1.5 to F/2.4
  • Front Camera – 8 MP, F/1.7
  • Battery – 3000 mAh
  • OS – Android 8.0 Oreo

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Specifications

  • Dimensions – 158.1 x 73.8. x 8.5 mm
  • Weight – 189 g
  • CPU – Octa-core Exynos 9810 (Octa-core Snapdragon 845 for USA & China)
  • GPU – Mali-G72 MP18 (Adreno 630 for USA & China)
  • RAM – 6 GB
  • Storage – 64 GB / 128GB / 256GB (expandable up to 400 GB via microSD)
  • Display – 6.2-inch WQHD+, 2960×1440. Super AMOLED
  • Rear Camera – 12 MP F/1.5 to F/2.4 (dual aperture) + 12 MP F/2.4 (2x Zoom)
  • Front Camera – 8 MP F/1.7
  • Battery – 3500 mAh
  • OS – Android 8.0 Oreo

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ will be available starting March 16, 2018 and comes in Midnight Black, Coral Blue, and Lilac Purple. Pre-orders will be from February 27 to March 6, 2018. You will also get an exclusive gift along with complimentary bundles and discount on Samsung wearables if you pre-order it at Samsung Experience Stores or select Abenson’s or SM Appliance Stores Nationwide.

 

 

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