Introducing the Samsung Galaxy S9
The Camera. Re imagined.
The revolutionary camera that adapts like the human eye.
Capture stunning pictures in bright daylight and super low light.Our category-defining Dual Aperture lens adapts like the human eye. It's able to automatically switch between various lighting conditions with ease—making your photos look great whether it's bright or dark, day or night.
* Dual Aperture supports F1.5 and F2.4 modes. Installed on the rear camera (S9)/rear wide camera (S9+).
Low light photos
The camera that's brilliant in the dark.The F1.5 aperture mode finds light even in the dark. So the low light camera delivers vibrant photos late into the night. Meaning your camera no longer has a curfew.
The camera that slows down time, making everyday moments epic.
Videos taken on Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ in 960FPS Super Slow-moImage taken on Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ in 960FPS Super Slow-moPlay Video
Super Slow-mo lets you see the things you could have missed in the blink of an eye. Set the video to music or turn it into a looping GIF, and share it with a tap. Then sit back and watch the reactions roll in.
* Super Slow-mo only supports HD resolution. Limited to 20 shots per video with approximately 0.2 seconds of recording and 6 seconds of playback for each shot.
Add music. Make GIFs. Get likes.
The camera that turns you into an emoji, so you’re not the “you” everyone else is. Create an Augmented Reality version of yourself simply by taking a selfie. Then share your real-life feelings as emoji stickers and videos.
Express your emotions with AR Emoji stickers.
Liven up your chats using AR Emoji stickers and videos.
*Apps that do not support animated GIFs may still send AR Emoji stickers as a still image.
The camera that can instantly read what your eyes can't.
Get real-time translation when you need it. Live Translation lets you see the world in a new way.
* Available functions and features may vary by country.
* Samsung Account login and data network (Wi-Fi or internet connection) required. Translation speed may vary depending on internet connection and word count. This function is limited to selected languages.
The camera that recognizes you instantly.
Intelligent Scan is a new technology that combines face recognition and iris scan to make unlocking simple even in low light.
* Image simulated for illustrative purposes.
* Accuracy of Intelligent Scan may differ depending on surrounding conditions.
Multi Device Experience
Share your screen to your other Samsung screens, hassle-free.
Easily share photos and videos you've made by syncing your devices through your Samsung Account. So you can be at home even when you're someplace else.
The phone with an uninterrupted display.
See photos and videos as you want to see them: showcased on a beautiful edge-to-edge screen.
Surround sound stereo speakers
The phone that surrounds you in Dolby Atmos sound on stereo speakers tuned by AKG.
Hear the action with clarity thanks to the pure sound of the stereo speakers tuned by AKG. The addition of Dolby Atmos delivers rich and vibrant sound, giving you a theater-like audio experience.
What we've changed in here will change how you experience everything out there
The camera that takes beautiful photos in different kinds of light.
Take photos without thinking twice—no matter the time of day. With two f-stop modes, the category-defining Dual Aperture adapts to bright light and super low light automatically, like the human eye. And you can flex your artistic side, toggling the aperture to create a mood.
Next level slow-motion: Super Slow-mo.
Shoot at incredible speed: 960 frames per second, thanks to the super speed sensor. Show off your directorial skills by adding Super Slow-mo bursts to a video or spotlighting one moment.
Instant edits. Effortless likes.
Create captivating Super Slow-mo videos to share with your friends. Add music to your video with a random selection from preloaded choices or use a song from your own playlist. You can also make it a GIF with three styles of looping: reverse, forward, or swing.
Lock in a slow-mo masterpiece.
Relive those epic Super Slow-mo moments on your lock screen.
Record at the right moment.
Get the Super Slow-mo video you want in one take. Turn on Motion Detection and the camera will automatically start filming at 960FPS when you need it to.
More action. Less blur.
When you're on a bumpy ride, your photos will still come out sharp thanks to optical image stabilization (OIS). It keeps photos clear even if you're a little shaky.
* Galaxy S9 (OIS), Galaxy S9+ (Dual OIS).
The camera is reimagined. The storage is unlimited.
Store your stunning photos, videos, and even slow-mo videos in high quality, with unlimited storage from Google Photos. Your memories are automatically organized and always easy to find and share.
* Free storage at high quality requires Google account and internet connection.
Turn your selfie into an emoji and watch your messaging come alive.
Create an animated version of yourself that shows off your inner you. Then, get your message across with an emoji that follows your movements and expressions.
* Some movements and expressions may not be recognized.
Strut your stuff, emoji style.
Show off your personal style. From hair to clothes, you can make your emoji look a lot like you—or who you want to be.
* Images simulated for illustrative purposes. Contents subject to change.
Words can’t say what your emoji can.
Say it with your AR Emoji. 18 stickers are created automatically and show a range of emotions, making it a new method of expression when you're chatting.
* Apps that do not support animated GIFs may still send AR Emoji stickers as a still
Enhance your world with an Augmented Reality assistant.
Looking for a restaurant nearby? How about the calorie count of your snack? Just open the camera or an image and bring up Bixby Vision to reveal what you need to know.
Bixby Quick Commands
A new you is a command away.
Make your AR emoji with the help of Bixby Quick Commands.
* Samsung Account log-in and data network (Wi-Fi or internet connection) required to fully operate Bixby features. Bixby Voice only recognizes select languages and accents/dialects.
See more. Hold less.
Open up your view with this grand edge-to-edge display that fits comfortably in your hand. It curves over the sides for a sight that seems boundless with minimal visual distractions.
* Infinity Display: a near bezel-less, full-frontal glass, edge-to-edge screen.
* Measured diagonally, the Galaxy S9 screen size is 5.8” as a full rectangle and 5.6" when accounting for the rounded corners, the Galaxy S9+ screen size is 6.2" as a full rectangle and 6.1" when accounting for the rounded corners.
Embrace the big screen experience.
The 18.5:9 display ratio gives you a cinematic view. While the stereo speakers tuned by AKG and enhanced with Dolby Atmos offer pure, surround sound.
Advanced Contrast Enhancement
See your photos as they were meant to be seen.
View your photos and videos vividly on this bright display. It also increases the contrast when you're outside—so even in broad daylight you and your friends will see stunning detail on-screen.
* Auto Brightness must be turned on in the Settings menu.
Completion of oneness
Invisible details make the difference.
Sleek and stunning. The screen and the bezel blend together to form a seamless design. Meanwhile, the iris scanner is hidden away within the upper bezel to highlight the Infinity Display.
Designed to be held.
Galaxy S9 and S9+ have a beautiful design that's made to fit comfortably in your hand. The camera sits flush with the back for a smooth surface. While the fingerprint sensor is ergonomically placed to let you unlock with one easy move.
Stereo speakers pro-tuned by AKG
Experience audio brilliance.
Hear the action crisper and louder on the stereo speakers tuned by AKG. They offer pure sound that's 1.4x more powerful than previous Galaxy phones.
Immerse yourself in sound.
A new dimension of audio has arrived. Dolby Atmos surrounds you with three-dimensional sound, putting you at the center of a theater-like experience.
Block bad guys at every layer.
Protect your sensitive data from prying eyes with the security of Samsung Knox. It's built into the phone from the chip up to make Galaxy S9 and S9+ secure to the core.
Instantly unlock when and where you need to.
Access your phone easily with convenient technology that combines face recognition and iris scan. When face recognition needs help, iris scan kicks in to verify you—and vice versa. So your phone can identify you even in low light.
* Accuracy of Intelligent Scan may differ depending on surrounding conditions.
Open with a look, a tap, a pattern, or a PIN. There's a wide range of options you can use to keep your phone locked until you want it.
The engineering you expect from Galaxy.
What's innovative to others is already a Galaxy essential. Convenient features like water resistance and wireless charging are the small things that make a big difference in your daily life.
Water and dust resistance
Make a splash with the remarkable water-resistant phone.
Don't be afraid to go out and get wet. Galaxy S9 and S9+ have an IP68 rating, meaning you don't have to stop texting or taking photos on account of rain.
* IP68 rating. Based on test conditions for submersion in up to 1.5 meters of freshwater for up to 30 minutes. Rinse residue/dry if wet.
Charging up won’t tie you down.
Don't fumble with charging cables when you need to recharge. Place your phone on the wireless charger to power up with ease. And because it props up your phone at a comfortable angle, you can keep streaming and texting.
* Wireless charger, power cord, and adapter sold separately.
* Wireless charger requires power connection.
AP and RAM
Switch apps in a snap.
Get your game on, watch a tutorial, or text while you stream the playoffs. Whatever you do, it's done fluidly and quickly with the powerful mobile processor and RAM combination.
Forget what it’s like to run out of space.
When you need more storage for all those photos and files, simply insert a microSD card for up to 400GB of extra space.
Wi-Fi and LTE
When speed is all that matters.
Say so long to buffering. Thanks to LTE speeds up to 1.2Gbps, you'll download quickly and watch live streams smoothly.
* Actual speed may vary by country or carrier.
Make the world your office.
For a desktop-like experience, turn your Galaxy S9 or S9+ into a touchpad by connecting it to DeX Pad and a monitor. Access the photos and files on your phone as well as check email, surf the internet, and more on a full-size screen.
* Using the original HDMI cable and charger included with DeX Pad is recommended.
* DeX Pad, accessories, and monitor sold separately.
* Available on selected Samsung smartphones running Android 8.0+.