Samsung has officially launched their latest flagship phones, the Galaxy S9 & S9+.
The phones are available in over 70 countries including Canada, U.S., Korea, China, all of Europe. By the end of March, it’ll be available in over 110 markets.
The Galaxy S9 has a 5.8-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED Infinity Display while the Galaxy S9+ has a 6.2-inch display. Both phones have a metal and curved glass design.
It’s being powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor with 4GB of RAM in the S9 and 6GB in the S9+. There’s also 64GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot.
Both phones retain the 3.5mm headphone jack and USB Type-C. The S9 has a 3,000 mAh battery while the S9+ has a 3,500 mAh battery and both phones support Fast Wireless Charging and Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 and are IP68 water and dust resistant.
The S9 has 12-megapixel Super Speed Dual Pixel sensor and 8-megapixel front-facing camera while the S9+ has a dual camera setup with one 12-megapixel wide-angle lens and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens. Both phones can record in super slow-mo which record videos at 960fps in 6-second increments.
In terms of pricing, the Galaxy S9 in Canada goes for $960 CAD and the S9+ for $1,100 off-contract. They come in two colour options, Titanium Grey and Lilac Purple.
Also, between now and April 9th, if you trade in your smartphone, you can a minimum of $100 off your purchase of the Galaxy S9 or S9+.
The phones are available from Bell, Eastlink, Freedom Mobile, MTS, Rogers, SaskTel, Telus, Videotron and Samsung Experience Stores.