Samsung launched their flagship Android smartphones galaxy s9 and s9 plus at MWC 2018. These smartphones come with the improved camera, latest processor and many more features. Will be talking about the price, specifications and availability of Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9 Plus.
Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9 Plus Specifications:
- 5.8-inch qual HD 18:9 aspect ratio display on s9 & 6.2-inch qual HD 18:9 aspect ratio display on s9+ and on both devices has the protection of corning gorilla glass 5
- Galaxy s9: 12 MP f/1.5 to 2.4, 1.4 µm sensor size, Dual Pixel, PDAF, phase detection autofocus, OIS & LED flash
- Galaxy s9 plus: Dual 12MP with f/1.5 to 2.4 aperture + 12MP camera with f/2.4 aperture and same camera features like s9
- 8MP selfie camera with f/1.7 aperture
- Android 8.0 Oreo with Samsung’s experience UI
- Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 with Adreno 630 GPU OR Exynos 9810 Octa-core processor with Mali-G72 MP18 GPU
- 4GB / 6GB Ram with 64 GB internal memory
- Sensors: Iris scanner, fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
- 3000Mah battery On s9 & 3500 on s9 plus with adaptive fast charging & fast wireless charging
- 3.5mm headphone jack, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB type C port & IP68 water and dust certified
Pretty long specifications! Afterall it’s a flagship device.
Camera, Hardware & Other Features:
This time Samsung has focused a lot on the camera as it comes with a mechanical aperture which can be adjusted from f/1.5 to f/2.4 according to your need. Also, secondary camera is only present on the s9 plus. The difference in Samsung galaxy s9 and s9 plus is that s9 come with 3000mah battery, single camera and a 5.8-inch display. Other than these 3 features both the devices are same.
The processor has been changed to snapdragon 845 which is latest by Qualcomm. Also in some markets, the processor will be Exynos 9810 which is made by Samsung itself. There’s also a feature called AR emojis which lets you make your emoji by scanning your face. Other than that Samsung still gave the 3.5mm headphone jack in 2018 which is awesome.
The battery capacity of s9 and s9 plus are same as the s8 and s8 plus which was launched last year. However, Samsung continues their adaptive fast charging which is not that fast. They should have given quick charge 4.0+. But the good thing is that Samsung now supports fast wireless charging which was not fast at the time of s8 plus.
So these are the features of these Samsung s9 and s9+ smartphones. Here the pricing and availability information.
S9 and s9 plus Pricing & Availability:
So these 2 phones will come in 4 colour options which are Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple.These smartphones will go on sale in March. Pre-bookings are open via Samsung’s official site. You can pre-book these phones in India by giving extra 2000Rs.
The regular s9 costs 720$ & the s9 plus costs 840$. However, In India, its price will be high. So that’s all about these Samsung flagships. Hope you guys find this article helpful. Thanks for reading.