The Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus were formally unveiled at Mobile World Congress 2018. The highly anticipated flagship smartphone looks a great deal such as Galaxy S8, with most of the improvement of it is underneath the hood.
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The Galaxy S9 has at last been officially unveiled at this year’s Mobile World Congress, after weeks of leaks & rumours speculating on the specs and also options that come with the highly anticipated smartphone.
The Galaxy S9 looks almost exactly like the Samsung Galaxy S8, as anticipated, but do not be tricked. Samsung’s brand new flagship smartphone is a lot better compared to the predecessor of its, with a majority of the upgrades located under the hood.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Specs And Features
The rumour mill is loaded to the brim with stories on the Galaxy S9, though we finally possess a clear image of the smartphone’s features and also specifications from Samsung’s official announcement of the unit at MWC 2018.
The Galaxy S9 provides a couple of visual modifications, incorporating an innovative lilac color option and somewhat lesser bezels without relying on a notch like in Apple’s iPhone X. Galaxy S8 owners will welcome the action on the fingerprint scanner to below the back camera from beside it, that had been one of the greatest complaints against the predecessor.
The Galaxy S9 features a 5.8-inch Quad HD AMOLED screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio, while the Galaxy S9 Plus’s screen measures 6.2 inches. Inside, each will be driven by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, though the Galaxy S9 will have four GB of RAM when compared with the six GB of RAM for the Galaxy S9. The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus will, in addition, have a larger 3,500 mAh battery, when compared to 3,000 mAh battery of the Galaxy S9.
The largest update for the Galaxy S9 over the Galaxy S8, nonetheless, is unquestionably its camera. For the very first time in a Galaxy S device, Samsung decided to go with various camera setups for the 2 styles of a smartphone. The Galaxy S9 is going to have a single lens camera, while the Galaxy S9 will likely have a dual lens digital camera system. Much like the Galaxy Note eight, the 2nd lens of the Galaxy S9+ is a telephoto lens which is effective at zooming in even more when compared to the main lens, permitting photos of distant objects with no loss of quality or information.
The smartphones will even offer stereo speakers, expandable memory through microSD card slots, headphone jacks, wireless charging, IP68 water and dust resistance, along with Android 8.0 Oreo right away. Samsung is additionally answering Apple’s Animojis because of its own AR Emoji.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Price And Release Date
Preorders for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus will start on March two, with the starting price tag of the Galaxy S9 at $719.99 and the Galaxy S9 Plus at $839.99. The Galaxy S9 price tags are less than the speculated $799 to $849 for the Galaxy S9 and $899 to $999 for the Galaxy S9+.
U.S. carriers, meanwhile, will begin selling the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus on March sixteen, and that is when preorders devices for all the smartphones begin shipping.