The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+, as usual, have almost nothing to surprise us with, at the launch. Over the past few weeks, the 2018 flagship smartphones have been leaked in some shape or form. While the design of the devices has been leaked enough in renders and live images, the pricing is also starting to get clearer by the day. The smartphone will be launched today at MWC 2018.
The Video begins by showing the display on of the Galaxy S9, with the multi-window mode. Samsung has introduced to the Samsung Dex, which is an add-on accessory that converts the Galaxy S9 into a PC. After connecting the phone to the Dex accessories. The smartphone can also be used as a trackpad or a keyboard to edit those serious office presentations.
Then comes the camera, the Galaxy S9’s camera now offers live Bixby translation, like the one we have seen on the Honor View10. The new AR capability of the camera will be able to detect the problem with your LAN connection and will help you to fix it instantly.
The new Galaxy S9 or the Galaxy S9+ also comes with app pairing, which helps you to organize two mostly used apps together as a single entity. Like the Galaxy S7 and the S8, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ are also IP68 certified against water and dust.
The Samsung Knox 3.1 is advertised to secure your data with biometric authentication for the face unlock. However, unlike Apple iPhone X, the device also has a fingerprint scanner, located on the back of the smartphone.
There is a special enterprise edition of the Galaxy S9 and it comes with 24×7 technical support. These smartphones are covered under extended warranty support with up to 4 years of security updates. However, the standard edition is expected to receive two years of software update.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 is expected to have a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED QHD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio, with narrow bezels. Under the hood, the smartphone will be powered by either Snapdragon 845 chipset or Exynos 9810. According to a leak, the device will be offered in two storage options, 4GB RAM/64GB storage and 4GB RAM/128GB storage.
The camera on the smartphone will have a noticeable upgrade. A leak reveals that the device would have a 12 MP camera with a variable aperture from F/1.5 to F/2.4. The mobile is expected to run Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box with Experience UI on the top. In fact, the Galaxy S9+ comes with a secondary dual camera and the functionality of the camera is yet to be known.