After the long wait, Samsung’s newest flagships – the Galaxy S9 and S9+ with their gorgeous looks and powerful internals are now officially available in stores!

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Both devices feature a curved Super AMOLED display, and are powered by the Exynos 9810 octa-core processor, along with 4GB of RAM for the S9, and 6GB for the S9+, with microSD card support.

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The Galaxy S9 and S9+ are equipped with a Super Speed Dual Pixel 12MP rear camera, capable of recording 960fps super slow motion videos, and lets you create your own AR Emoji. The S9+ has a second 12MP telephoto camera that lets you zoom in on details with outstanding clarity.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Specs

  • 2.9GHz Exynos 9810 octa-core processor
  • 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage expandable via microSD card (Up to 256GB)
  • 5.8-inch 18.5:9 WQHD+ Curved Super AMOLED display, 1440 x 2960 pixels, Gorilla Glass 5
  • 12MP rear camera, (f/1.5, f/2.4)
  • Super Speed Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS, Super Slow Motion, Dual Aperture, Art Bokeh, 8x Digital Zoom
  • 8MP front camera, f/1.7
  • IP68 Certification for Water and Dust Resistance
  • Fingeprint Sensor, Iris Scanning, Face Recognition
  • USB Type-C
  • Samsung Experience UI on top of Android Oreo
  • 3,000mAh battery, Wireless Charging
  • Colors: Midnight Black, Lilac Purple, Coral Blue

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Specs

  • 2.9GHz Exynos 9810 octa-core processor
  • 6GB of RAM, 64GB/128GB/256GB of storage expandable via microSD card (Up to 256GB)
  • 6.2-inch 18.5:9 WQHD+ Curved Super AMOLED display, 1440 x 2960 pixels, Gorilla Glass 5
  • 12MP (f/1.5, f/2.4) + 12MP (f/2.4) rear cameras
  • Super Speed Dual Pixel PDAF, Dual OIS, Super Slow Motion, Dual Aperture, Art Bokeh,  2x Optical Zoom, 10x Digital Zoom
  • 8MP front camera, f/1.7
  • IP68 Certification for Water and Dust Resistance
  • Fingeprint Sensor, Iris Scanning, Face Recognition
  • USB Type-C
  • Samsung Experience UI on top of Android Oreo
  • 3,500mAh battery, Wireless Charging
  • Colors: Midnight Black, Lilac Purple, Coral Blue

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ will retail for PhP45,990 and PhP52,990 for the 64GB variant respectively. The S9+ will also be available in 128GB and 256GB variants for PhP55,990 and PhP60,990 respectively. You may check out our first impressions here.

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