The new flagship smartphones of Samsung Galaxy S9 and galaxy S9+ are here. Before the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy S series Smartphones, there is hype about the better camera capabilities and AR emojis which are inspired by iPhone-X’s Animoji. Samsung Galaxy S9 series have a huge range of upgrades as compared to Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+. If you are a user of Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+, then you need to look at some features between the two Galaxy series phones.
Display and Design
Samsung did not do any major changes in the design of Galaxy S9. The only change you will get is the place of fingerprint sensor which is now present below the lens of a camera. The display of Galaxy S9 and S9+ is same with curved AMOLED Infinity Display and has an aspect ratio of 18:9. The Galaxy S9 has a 5.8-inch display whereas galaxy S9+ has a 6.2-inch display.
Processor, RAM, and Storage
Samsung is now one of the first smartphones to launch its model with the latest Qualcomm processor. The Galaxy S9 series have Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. This variant of Samsung is only available at US market whereas in all other markets you will get the Exynos 9810 processor which is another latest chipset, while Galaxy S8 runs with Snapdragon 835 and Exynos 8895 processors.
Galaxy S9+ has storage with the support of microSD got up to 400GB. Galaxy S9 has 4GB RAM with 64GB and 256GB storage. The Galaxy S8 has 4GB RAM and 64GB storage with microSD support up to 256GB. Galaxy S9+ has 6GB RAM with 64GB and 256GB storage options.
Galaxy S9+ gets a dual –camera with 12-megapixel and 13-megapixel sensors. Galaxy S9 got a 12-megapixel rear camera. Both the Galaxy series got an 8-megapixel camera for selfies. The camera of Galaxy S8 is same as that of S9. The only difference is the cameras on Galaxy S9, and S9+ has a dual-temperature feature with f/1.5 and f/2.4 as per conditions of light. It is also laced with a slo-mo feature which can record the video at 960 frames per seconds.
The operating system, Battery, and Connectivity
Both the Galaxy S8 and S9 series have same battery of about 3,000 mAh and 3,500mAh. Galaxy S9 and S9+ run on latest OS Android 8.0 Oreo whereas galaxy S8 series runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. The connectivity of both the series remain same with Galaxy S9 comes with Gigabit LTE for 5G connection.
Price of Phone
Galaxy S9 starts with RS 57,900 for 4GB RAM with 64GB storage, while 256GB storage has a price at RS 65,900.
Galaxy S9+ with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage got a price tag of RS 64,900, and that of 256GB storage is RS 72.000.