Tag Archive: Samsung


Watch: Samsung Galaxy S9+ video review

There’s no sense in pretending the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are completely new devices unlike anything we’ve seen before. These two are the textbook definition of an iterative update, building upon the solid foundations of the Galaxy S8 series and with important upgrades where necessary. The S9 brings a new main camera experience with adjustable apertures, telephoto zoom for the first time in a Galaxy S, a new biometric setup centered around a redesigned fingerprint scanner.  [Read More…]

Samsung reported to skip in-display fingerprint sensor on Galaxy Note 9

Current in-display sensors “cannot meet Samsung’s technical requirements.”

During CES this past January, one of the phones that grabbed our attention the most was the Vivo X20 Plus UD – primarily because of its in-display fingerprint sensor. This technology was later seen on the Vivo Apex during MWC in February, and we’re anticipating more and more OEMs will adopt this new tech as we go about 2018 – one of which being Samsung.

It was originally expected  [Read More…]

Honor View 10 vs. Samsung Galaxy S9: What do you get for the extra $200?

Most buyers will be happy with either of these phones — but that doesn’t mean they’re evenly matched.

Okay, this is a weird comparison, I know, but hear me out. The Honor View 10 stood toe-to-toe against the OnePlus 5T as one of the best “budget flagships” you can buy, with great dual cameras, sturdy build quality, and a compellingly low price in the range of $ 500.

On the other hand, the Galaxy S9 is the  [Read More…]

Treat yourself to a $490 Samsung Galaxy S8+ today

You want one? Buy it now!

This is easily the most affordable way to buy an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8+ today without jumping through any hoops. Samsung has the same model listed at $ 689.99 right now, and you can get up to $ 300 off that with an eligible trade-in.

This is an unlocked Verizon version of the phone, so it will work on Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T and other GSM carriers in the U.S., but not Sprint. While  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ launch in India: Everything you need to know

Samsung has launched the Galaxy S9 and S9+ in India just one week after their global debut at Mobile World Congress.

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy S9 and S9+ at Mobile World Congress nine days ago, and now the manufacturer is launching both phones in India. This is the fastest we’ve seen Samsung’s flagships make their way to India, and the launch highlights Samsung’s commitment to win back the top spot from Xiaomi. We’ve seen that earlier this  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+ giveaway! Enter now at Android Central!

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are all you’re going to be hearing about for the next few weeks, and for good reason! With this release, Samsung fixes a lot of the previous version’s issues while making drastic improvements to the camera and biometrics systems. It’s a great upgrade for anyone that currently uses a Galaxy S7 or earlier, or anyone who wants the latest and greatest. The Galaxy S9 went up for pre-order on March 2,  [Read More…]

Here are the five best Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus cases you can buy right now

Have you ordered your brand new Samsung Galaxy S9 or Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus? Here are five of our favorite cases you can buy right now!

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Did you pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S9?

Go, go, go!

Just a few short days after they were announced at MWC 2018 in Barcelona, the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are now both available for pre-order.

You can pick up the phones from a variety of different retailers/carriers, and there are a number of on-going promotions to help offset the cost of the phones.

The Galaxy S9 and S9+ are likely going to be two of the best phones of the year, and now  [Read More…]

The Samsung Galaxy S9 cash grab

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus were rumored to have close to $ 1,000 asking prices, but that didn’t happen. So why are we so upset about their pricing? Click here to find out.

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Samsung Galaxy S9+ is the best smartphone camera DxOMark has ever tested

This is a great early indication that Samsung has something special here.

Few things changed in the Galaxy S9+ over its predecessor, but the one fundamental shift was in its camera hardware. Going with an all-new sensor, physically changing aperture and a secondary telephoto lens, Samsung knew it had something worth talking about. And according to DxOMark, it worked: the Galaxy S9+ received its highest-ever mobile rating of 99.

The Galaxy S9+ got to that combined score  [Read More…]