Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S9
Rs. 91,000 ($787)
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Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Rs. 111,000 ($960)

General

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Announced 2018, February 2018, February
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, March Coming soon. Exp. release 2018, March
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE LTE
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- IP68 certified - dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes

Body

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Dimensions 147.7 x 68.7 x 8.5 mm (5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in) 158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm (6.22 x 2.91 x 0.33 in)
Weight 163 g (5.75 oz) 189 g (6.67 oz)

Display

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.8 inches, 84.8 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio), 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density) 6.2 inches, 98.3 cm2 (~84.2% screen-to-body ratio), 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~529 ppi density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- 3D Touch (home button only)
- Always-on display
Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- 3D Touch (home button only)
- Always-on display

Sound

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Alert Types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm Jack Yes
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Yes
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Memory

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Card Slot microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal 64/128/256 GB, 4 GB RAM 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM

Data

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (6CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (6CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
NFC Yes Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Camera

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Primary 12 MP (f/1.5-2.4, 26mm, 1/2.5", 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF), phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash Dual: 12 MP (f/1.5-2.4, 26mm, 1/2.55", 1.4 µm, Dual Pixel PDAF) + 12MP (f/2.4, 52mm, 1/3.6", 1 µm, AF), OIS, phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, LED flash
Features Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@60fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, dual-video rec. 2160p@60fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Secondary 8 MP, f/1.6, autofocus, 1440p, dual video call, Auto HDR 8 MP, f/1.6, autofocus, 1440p, dual video call, Auto HDR

Features

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
OS Android 8.0 (Oreo) Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Exynos 9810 Octa - EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 - USA & China Exynos 9810 Octa - EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 - USA & China
CPU Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEAOcta-core (4x2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA & China Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.7 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEAOcta-core (4x2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA & China
GPU Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEAAdreno 630 - USA & China Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEAAdreno 630 - USA & China
Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Radio FM radio (USA & Canada only) FM radio (USA & Canada only)
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
Java No
Colors Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
- Qi wireless charging
- ANT+ support
- Bixby natural language commands and dictation
- MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
- Qi wireless charging
- ANT+ support
- Bixby natural language commands and dictation
- MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor

Battery

Samsung Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery (11.55 Wh) Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery (13.48 Wh)

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