Samsung Galaxy S9 Series Specs + Pros and Cons Reviews
Date Released: Not announced yet: Rumored Date for launch is February 25
|Display||Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.8 inches, 85.4 cm2 (~84.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~568 ppi density)|
|Protection||"Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- 3D Touch (home button only)
- Always-on display"
|Body||Dimensions||147.6 x 68.7 x 8.4 mm (5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in)|
|Build||Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame|
|SIM||"Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes"
|Camera||Primary||12 MP (f/1.5, 26mm, 1/2.5", 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF), phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash|
|Secondary||8 MP, f/1.6, autofocus, 1440p, dual video call, Auto HDR|
|Features||Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, HDR, dual-video rec.|
|Memory||External Slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only|
|Internal||64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Network||Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery (11.55 Wh)|
|Platform||OS||Android 8.0 (Oreo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845|
|CPU||Octa-core Kryo 385 (4x2.8 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|Sound||Alert Types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic"
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|USB||3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Features||Sensors||Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Reviews
The Samsung Galaxy S9 is very hot topic nowadays, anticipating how the Samsung Company releases their biggest Smartphone Android device that makes it trend in the market. Many rumors and articles have been released via internet for the possibility of the design, specs, and features of the “Samsung Galaxy S9”. It said to be that the Samsung Galaxy S9 will be launch on February 25 and will be the biggest offered by the Samsung Company in this year 2018. Saying Samsung Galaxy S9 will be the response by the Samsung company to the Apple’s iPhone X that was released and launch towards the end of the year 2017.
It was then a big hit to the market when iPhone X was release, launch and available to the market. Many are giving the attention and buying the iPhone X. By the end of the February, Samsung company held their official launch event at MWC 2018 and many are anticipating to see the Samsung Galaxy S9. Along with the anticipating launch of Samsung Galaxy S9, many also expecting that there won’t be just S9 and hitting heavy rumors that Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus will also set to launch along the S9. Following the trend dual launching of the phone that started back 2015 with the Samsung Galaxy S6.
A leak news has been published in many articles, that Samsung Galaxy S9 has the slow-Mo recording modes where suggesting that the phone will be able to tell or recognize when there’s motion and start recording automatically. This feature might be new to the world of the Android smartphones. Some might tell impossible to achieve but since the technology nowadays is fast approaching and developing. Nothing is impossible when technology is involved and works for it.
As for the price of the Samsung Galaxy S9, many are expecting that the price will be the same on the Samsung Galaxy S8 for the price of the new phone. But an industry insider that Samsung Galaxy S9 price will be more upped as what the price of Samsung Galaxy S8 when it was launched. If the February 25 is the final launch date of the Samsung Galaxy S9, the possible pre-orders are likely to start on March 1 and the phone may ship in mid-March.
Possible rumors of Samsung Galaxy S9 screen
- 5.8 inches QHD screen
- Fingerprint scanner (in-scanner)
- Water-repellent coating
A report has been stated that the Samsung Company work hard for the display panels of the Samsung Galaxy S9. As rumored goes, the screen form will retain as what Samsung Galaxy S8 have as well as 18.5:9 aspect ratio. There’s also a speculation that the display will be the same with Galaxy S8 coming with the 5.8 inches. Also, a sure chance of curved design and continue the using of the Samsung trend Super AMOLED display which delivers a vibrant visual and good contrast. Possible that Samsung Galaxy S9 has the QHD screen display.
Rumors are spreading about the in-scanner fingerprint just like the new Qualcomm Fingerprint Scanner that will be applied as one of the features of the Samsung Galaxy S9 Specs. The capability of Scanning through the display for the fingerprint scanner. As for the water repellent, in late 2016 Samsung Company licensed a new glass coating technology that makes water bounce off your smartphone screen. Where some of the released Samsung smartphones already have this features for a resistant in water and dust. Samsung plans to include this tech in an upcoming phone, so Samsung Galaxy S9 will be much easier to use in during rainy days without worries of getting the phone wet.
Rumors might true and may not but the important is what will be the complete specs and features of the Samsung Galaxy S9 Specs that only Samsung company can tell and reveal. Many questions may still be seeking fact answers. But the most anticipating questions that need a fact answers are: How the Samsung Company beat the iPhone X in any aspects? Is the Samsung Galaxy S9 will be more have new features than the Samsung Galaxy S8? What will be the key features that the Samsung Galaxy S9 will outstand in all the Android Smartphone devices?