Australian technology news, reviews, and guides to help you
Australian technology news, reviews, and guides to help you

Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S9
Brand: Samsung
Category: Current Smartphones

Samsung Galaxy S9 - Reviews and details


Outright price $1199


Screen size 5.8 inches
Screen resolution Quad HD+ 18:9 (2960x1440)
Pixel density 570ppi

Design and construction

Thickness 8.5mm
Weight 163g
Construction Metal, glass
Water resistant
Water resistance rating IP68


Rear camera 12 mp dual aperture camera (F1.5/F2.4)
Rear flash
Front camera 8mp (F1.7)
Front flash
Video capture (maximum) Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160)


Processor Samsung Exynos 9810
CPU tech Octa-core (8)
Memory (RAM) 4GB
Storage Multiple variations (noted below)
Storage sizes 64GB/128GB/256GB
Upgradeable storage Yes, this supports expandable storage.
Operating system Google Android (Samsung, Sony, HTC, etc)
OS version Andrpid 8.0, "Oreo"
SIM type nanoSIM


3G/4G/5G Yes, it has both 3G and 4G.
Maximum Speed Cat 18 LTE - 1200Mbps down, 150Mbps up (max)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.x (with A2DP, LE)
GPS support
Near-Field Communication
WiFi 802.11ac (supports a/b/g/n)

Ports and security

Charge / data port Type C USB
3.5mm headset jack
Biometric security Fingerprint and face/iris scanners


Wireless charging Is this product capable of wireless charging? Yes
Battery size 3000mAh