Samsung Galaxy S9 (2018) review
The Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960) smartphone released in 2018. It is powered by Exynos 9 Octa 9810 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 runs on Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Po 3000 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 5.8 inches AMOLED display with 1440 x 2960 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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Samsung Galaxy S9 (SM-G960) specifications
- Galaxy S9
- 155 g
- 144.1 x 68.1 x 8 mm
- SIM type
- Nano SIM
The Samsung Galaxy S9 runs on Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box, but the Galaxy S9's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v8.0 (Oreo)
- Exynos 9 Octa 9810
- Octa-core, Quad-core 2.9 GHz Exynos M3 Mongoose, Quad-core 1.9 GHz Cortex-A55
- Mali-G72 MP18
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 5.8 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1440 x 2960 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- Super AMOLED
- 5.8 inches
- 1440 x 2960 px
The smartphone's memory (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the storage (64 GB) can be expanded with a microSD card.
- 4 GB
- Internal storage
- 64 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Samsung Galaxy S9 is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone. The rear camera has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake.
- Front camera
- 8 MP
- Rear camera
- 12 MP
4032 x 3024 px
optical image stabilization
- Dual LED
Galaxy S9 is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. The Galaxy S9 comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone has FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- v5.0, A2DP
- A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- USB Type-C
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Po 3000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup.
- Li-Po 3000 mAh, non-removable
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. A fingerprint sensor is one of the easiest and most secure ways to protect your smartphone. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display. The Galaxy S9 has Dual SIM capability, which means that you can insert two different SIM cards and use them both from one phone.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 5
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy S9, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
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