The Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus are now available to buy. The handset is launching worldwide today and it is already available in some countries. This includes the UK where the handset has now gone on sale.
Prices for the Galaxy S9 start at £739 for the 64GB model and for the Galaxy S9 Plus £869 for the 128GB model. The handsets are available in a choice of three colors, Midnight Black, Coral Blue and Lilac Purple.
“The way we use our smartphones has changed as communication and self-expression has evolved,” said DJ Koh, president and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics. “With the Galaxy S9 and S9+, we have reimagined the smartphone camera. Not only does the Galaxy S9 and S9+ enable consumers to shoot great photos and videos anywhere, it’s a smartphone that’s designed to help them connect to others and express themselves in a way that’s unique and personal to them.”
As a reminder the Galaxy S9 comes with a 5.8 inch display and the S9 Plus a 6.2 inch display. The two handset have the same processors, either a Snapdragon 845 or a Samsung Exynos 9810. The processors vary by region.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage as standard, the S9 Plus comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, each handset also comes with the option of 128GB or 256GB of storage. On top of that there is a microSD card slot for expansion.
Both handsets feature Samsung’s new Super Speed Dual Pixel camera, the S9 has a single camera and the S9 Plus dual cameras. You can find out more details about Samsung’s new flagships over at their website at the link below.