Just that Samsung in before the exhibition Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona held a presentation of two flagships - Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 +. This is one of the most expected smartphones of the year, and therefore the presentation was far from being ordinary: the audience was shown a device in augmented reality, which could be " touched " and " Twist " in hands. To do this, it was necessary to aim the camera visitor's badge - and instead of the " carton " on The 3D model of the flagship appeared on the screen.
On view of the ninth generation of Galaxy S not much different from eighth: The current flagships are a frameless design, a Super AMOLED display with curved edges and The ratio of the sides is 18.5: 9. Have Plus- screen on 6.2 inches, at junior version - 5.8 inches.
Perhaps, the main difference in appearance Is the location of the fingerprint scanner. Now he at more convenient place - under the main camera on the the rear panel. Behind Intelligent Scan technology will also be responsible - combination of the retina scanner and face recognition technology.
The case of smartphones is made of glass with metal frame and protected from dust and moisture to IP68 standard.
The emphasis in The time of presentation was made on camera. Have Galaxy S9 it will be single (12 Mn), and the Galaxy S9 + - dual (two modules for 12 Mn). Front camera at novelties are the same - on 8 Mp.
AT Samsung promise that the camera will adapt to lighting, like human eyes, so the pictures will be of high quality even at night. In addition, the Slow Motion (with effect of time dilation) on S9 are more colorful and clear: the smartphone will be able to shoot 960 frames per second. Therefore, in S9 mode called Super Slow Motion.
Flagship received the branded processor Exynos 9810, and here in The United States and China will be sold models for Snapdragon 845.
Standard Galaxy S9 is equipped with 4 GB operational and 64 GB built-in memory, and the Plus versions will be modifications from 6 GB RAM and drive on 128 GB.
Have junior version of the battery capacity of 3000 mAh, the " pluses " are a bit " tenacious " - 3500 mAh.
AT As the operating system is Android 8.0 s updated shell Samsung Experience 9.
Also Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 + can be made from your animoji portraits, which further can be used in in social networks. In addition, the capabilities of the Bixby assistant are extended.
When to expect
Flagships will be available in four colors: black, blue, gray and lilac. Pre-orders will start tomorrow, and sales will begin on March 16. Price Galaxy S9 - $ 720, Galaxy S9 + - $ 840.
TO word, Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 + are already being tested in gg , so tomorrow we share with your impressions of flagships Samsung.