Samsung Galaxy S9

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Samsung Galaxy S9 keeps losing signal

By Harjie Hisona | November 16, 2018

There have been Samsung Galaxy S9 owners who’ve been complaining because their phones reportedly kept on losing signal. As a result, they could no longer send and receive text message, make and receive phone calls or connect to the internet via mobile data. Some of our readers said that it could be due to a […] More

How To Fix Samsung Galaxy S9 Not Enough Space On Google Photos Error

By Chadwick Buenaflor | November 14, 2018

The #Samsung #Galaxy #S9 is the latest flagship phone of the South Koran giant released this year. This device has a solid build quality consisting of an Aluminum frame and Corning Gorilla Glass on both the front and back. It uses a large 5.8 inch Super AMOLED display while under the hood is a Snapdragon […] More

Galaxy S9 screen won’t turn on after using phone in pool

By Harvey Hisona | November 13, 2018

Samsung’s “waterproof” of their top tier Galaxy devices like the Galaxy S9 is overrated. While IP68 rating may be  effective in preventing damage from occasional splashes or exposure to water and dust, many devices have failed after they’re submerged in a pool, sea or ocean. In this short troubleshooting article, we show you what you […] More

Samsung Galaxy S9 no longer turns on after a firmware update

By Harjie Hisona | November 12, 2018

The Samsung Galaxy S9 Android 9 Pie update will be rolled out starting November 15 and that’s good news for owners who have been waiting for it. Recently, new updates have been rolled out for the device in preparation for the upcoming huge update. We’ve already been contacted by some of our readers because according […] More

What to do if Galaxy S9 won’t send MMS and keeps saying invalid destination error

By Harvey Hisona | November 9, 2018

Are you having troubles sending MMS? Today’s Galaxy S9 post addressed this issue. The solutions offered below are provided in context with the case included here. Basically, a user encounters difficulty sending MMS in a group and the app keeps showing the invalid destination error. If you have a similar experience, refer to the steps […] More

How to recover data on Galaxy S9 with broken screen

By Harvey Hisona | November 9, 2018

For those who are wondering whether or not it’s possible to recover their data (photos, videos, music, contacts, etc) if their Galaxy S9 screen is damaged, read on. Before we proceed, we want to remind you that if you are looking for solutions to your own #Android issue, you can contact us by using the […] More

Specifications

Memory

  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB ROM
  • microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM model only

Display

  • Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 5.8 inches Display
  • 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~568 ppi density)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • 3D Touch (home button only)
  • Always-on display

Audio

  • comes with a loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm jack
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Battery Life

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
  • Up to 22 hours talk time (approx.)
  • Up to 72 hours music play (approx.)

OS & CPU

  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Exynos 9810 Octa – EMEA
  • Octa-core (4×2.9 GHz & 4×1.9 GHz Cortex-A55) – EMEA
  • Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 – USA & China
  • Octa-core Kryo 385 (4×2.8 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) – USA & China
  • Mali-G72 MP18 – EMEA
  • Adreno 630 – USA & China

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
  • comes with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
  • USB v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Camera

  • 12MP Rear-Facing Camera
  • Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
  • can record videos at [email protected][email protected], HDR, dual-video rec.
  • 8MP Front-Facing Camera
  • f/1.6, autofocus, 1440p, dual video call, Auto HDR

Build

  • Dimensions: 147.6 x 68.7 x 8.4 mm (5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
  • Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
  • IP68 certified – dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes