Excitement builds with Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ pre-sales


"The way we use our smartphones has changed as communication and self-expression have evolved", stated by Tarek Sabbagh, the Head of IT and Mobile (IM) Division at Samsung Gulf. While Chinese brands are disrupting the market, Samsung is now gearing up to launch India-focused smartphones across price points in the remaining part of the year. The device sports two 12MP modules out of which one is a telephoto lens and other is a wide angle lens. Both the smartphones share the same 8MP front-facing camera with F1.7 aperture.

Samsung brought its newly-launched flagships Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus to India which have multiple "Made for India" features. You can also create and edit as GIF files and share them socially. "Through our partnerships with leading operators consumers can experience data speeds like never before for faster downloads and uninterrupted streaming", said Asim Warsi, senior vice president, mobile business, Samsung India. The scanned 3D image can be presented with different expressions and personalities.

Samsung claimed the Chinese-language edition of Bixby, its voice recognition platform, is popular among Chinese consumers.

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ offer an immersive viewing experience, with its combination of an Infinity Display and Dolby Atmos stereo speakers tuned by AKG. The smartphone features a 6.2-inch Quad HD + Curved Super AMOLED screen and comes with 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphones are also IP68 certified for dust and water resistance. The handset is powered by Samsung's own Exynos 9810 processor and run Android 8.0 Oreo operating system topped with the TouchWiz UI of the company. The 64GB and 256GB variants of the Galaxy S9+ will cost you Rs 64,900 and Rs 72,900.

Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday it plans to take a larger slice of the Chinese smartphone market with the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus by focusing on consumers seeking premium models.