Samsung has revealed its latest flagship smartphone: the Samsung Galaxy S9. The new phone follows its highly successful Galaxy S8 and could set the bar for Android smartphones for the year to come. The new phone features Samsung's now ubiquitous edge-to-edge display, AR emoji, a powerful camera and stylish super-slow motion video. Samsung has said the smartphone will "reinvent the camera", putting high-spec camera technology front and centre of the new handset. The Samsung Galaxy S9 will lay down a challenge to Apple's premium iPhone X. It is slightly cheaper at £739, but comes with plenty of premium specs to make it a major rival to the current Apple line up. Here is everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S9: Samsung Galaxy S9 release date and price The Samsung Galaxy S9 will be released on Friday, 16 March, with pre-orders starting on 1 March. It was announced on 25 February at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Galaxy S9 will be priced at … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S9: Release date, features, price and all you need to know
THE new Samsung Galaxy S9 is a gorgeous slab of metal and glass, but the Apple rival's gadgets weren't always so pretty. The Sun Tech is out at Barcelona's Mobile World Congress tech show, and has had a chance to check out some of the company's uglier wares from the past. Samsung SH-100 – 1988 First up is this hideous brick of a phone from the early days of mobile handsets. The SH-100 was actually Samsung's first-ever mobile phone, and it's a far cry from the svelte blowers we're used to in 2018 – including the new Galaxy S9. Notable bleeding-edge features include number buttons and a digital display. Oh how times have changed... Samsung SPH-WP10 – 1999 Move over, Apple Watch – Samsung was churning out smartwatches before the turn of the millennium. This hideous and ungainly creation was created back in 1999, and was marketed as the "world's first watch phone". Given its hulking size and confusing design, it's no surprise smartwatches are only now catching on. … [Read more...] about Check out Samsung’s most HIDEOUS retro gadgets from its past
LOOKING to buy the new Samsung Galaxy S9? The good news is that it's already available for pre-order. We've got all the details, including release date, price, and where to find the best Galaxy S9 deals. Samsung Galaxy S9 release date and price The Samsung Galaxy S9 is available to pre-order starting from Sunday, February 25, at 6pm UK time. However, it won't be properly on sale in UK stores until March 16, so you'll have to wait a little while for delivery. The smaller Samsung Galaxy S9 costs £739 if you buy it outright, while the slightly larger Samsung Galaxy S9+ is a bit pricier at £869. Best Galaxy S9 deals – where to pre-order Samsung Galaxy S9 UK Carphone Warehouse Carphone Warehouse have boosted their offers for the Samsung Galaxy S9 by offering a free memory card with each order of the S9 and the S9+ which will double the memory capacity of the handset. If you want the S9 on O2, you can get: 64GB Galaxy S9 20GB data Unlimited minutes and texts Free memory card … [Read more...] about The BEST Samsung Galaxy S9 deals, and where to pre-order now
SAMSUNG has unveiled its flagship blower for 2018, the Samsung Galaxy S9 – and The Sun has already had a chance to try it out. The pricey smartphone is a direct rival to Apple's premium iPhone X, and comes chock full of features. Here's everything you need to know. If you're settled on getting an Android phone, you can't do much better than Samsung's latest. The Samsung Galaxy S9 is the most attractive phone the firm has ever produced, boasting a svelte 8.5mm body with a huge 5.8-inch Quad HD curved Super AMOLED display that fills most of the phone's front. Check out the best pre-order deals on the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ here. It's powered by Samsung's latest Exynos processor. That's good news, because the octa-core chip is probably going to remain the fastest smartphone processor in the world for the rest of 2018. In our short time using the phone, the UI was buttery smooth and apps launched very quickly. It's a seamless experience that rivals the iPhone. It's helped by the … [Read more...] about We tried out Samsung’s NEW Galaxy S9 smartphone – a true iPhone killer?
Edoardo Maggio, provided by Published 5:31 am, Thursday, March 1, 2018 Reuters AnandTech, a publication known for its technical analyses, has put the device against Apple's latest iPhones, Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845, and Samsung's own Galaxy S8 in a series of benchmark tests. The iPhone has won in virtually every test against the newer Galaxy S9, sometimes with huge margins, but the S9 has performed worse than many other devices' chipsets, too. But Samsung suggested that the poor test results could just be down to the current software on the phone. announced the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, the latest entries in its flagship line of smartphones, at Barcelona's Mobile World Congress — but benchmark results are awkwardly showing the devices scoring significantly lower than many of their competitors. Recommended Video: Now Playing: It's the time of year for smartphone manufacturers to showcase their shiny new phones at the annual gathering in Barcelona. New and … [Read more...] about Last year’s iPhones are destroying Samsung’s new Galaxy flagship smartphone in benchmark tests (SSNLF, AAPL)