What to Expect From the Samsung Galaxy S9

The Samsung Galaxy S9 officially hit shelves in March of 2018. Since its debut, it’s made headlines for its remarkable features and is quickly becoming a fan favorite. With new components and some of the tried and true specs, the S9 aims to be Samsung’s best smartphone yet. View all the details below to decide if the Samsung Galaxy S9 is the phone for you.

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With serious camera upgrades, a faster processor, and much more, there’s a lot to love about the latest Samsung smartphone.


Perhaps the Galaxy S9’s most popular feature is the camera. With an auto-switching dual-aperture camera, the S9 is a step-up from previous models. The S9 camera is designed to perform magnificently in both low-light and bright situations, so you get the perfect shots every time. Paired with other options like Super Slow-mo and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), this camera is hard to beat. See photos taken on the Samsung Galaxy S9 here.


The Galaxy S9 screen measures in at 5.8 inches and the Galaxy S9+ is slightly larger at 6.2 inches. Both models feature a cinematic-like, seamless display, so your view is never compromised. The S9 is also available in a new lilac purple color in addition to the standard color options.


Another significant upgrade from previous Galaxy models is the S9’s speakers. The newest Galaxy comes complete with Dolby Atmos technology speakers for a surround sound experience. These speakers are more powerful than ever before and are 40% louder than the speakers on the S8 model.


Safety is increasingly becoming a more sought-out element of our technology, and the Galaxy S9 doesn’t fall short in satisfying this need. With both facial recognition and iris scan capabilities, you can rest assured your smartphone will only unlock for you. In addition to these features, the S9 and S9+ also feature more traditional unlocking technologies including fingerprint, pattern, password, and PIN methods. Whichever locking method you choose, your Samsung Galaxy S9 is designed for your peace of mind.

Battery Life

This smartphone packs a powerful punch so that you won’t always be reaching for your charger. The S9 and S9+ offer 22 and 25 hours of talk time, respectively. Along with plenty of juice, the smartphone also features wireless charging capabilities for times when you don’t want to be tethered to a charging cord. To get an even quicker charging experience, the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ both feature Samsung’s fast charge ability.


Like its predecessor, the S9 received an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance. While the smartphone won’t survive serious dips, your Galaxy S9 is designed to withstand 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes. For minor spills and splashes, you can be confident you’re Samsung Galaxy S9 will remain in tip-top shape.

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