Samsung Galaxy S9+ Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Samsung Galaxy S9+ - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Samsung Galaxy S9+ is a 2018 smartphone. It measures 158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm and weighs 189 g. It has a Super AMOLED display measuring 6.2" inches. The resolution is 1440 x 2960 and 529 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 8 MP. The main camera is Dual with 12 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA
Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA/LATAM, China CPU with 64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM - China
128 GB, 6 GB RAM - LATAM memory. The battery is 3500 mAh.

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Samsung Galaxy S9+ specs

General specs

Brand and model

Samsung Galaxy S9+

Release date

2018, February


158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm (6.22 x 2.91 x 0.33 in)


189 g (6.67 oz)

Body build

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame


Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue, Polaris Blue


3500 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion

Approximate price620 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

6.2" inc

Screen area

98.3 cm2

Screen format

18.5:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

1440 x 2960 px

PPI /points per inch/

529 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Other - HDR10
-3D Touch (home button only)
-Always-on display

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

12 MP, Dual

Camera specs

-12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
-12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.6'', 1.0µm, AF, OIS, 2x optical zoom


LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Video 2160p@60fps, 1080p@240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
DxOMark Main Score100
DxOMark Photo105
DxOMark Video91
Front camera, selfie

8 MP, Single


8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6'', 1.22µm, AF


Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Video 1440p@30fps
DxOMark Selfie Score81
DxOMark Photo81
DxOMark Video81


Operating system OS

Android 8.0 (Oreo)


- Exynos 9810 Octa (10 nm)
- Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - USA/LATAM, China

Processor CPU

- Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA
-Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA/LATAM, China

Graphics processor GPU

- Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA
-Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China

External memory

microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only

Internal memory

64/128/256 GB, 6 GB RAM - China
128 GB, 6 GB RAM - LATAM

Antutu 8 score 320731 (Rank 303 of 1138)
Antutu 7 score 250896 (Rank 55 of 2128)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 596 (Rank 472 of 1569)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 1902 (Rank 460 of 1564)
GeekBench 4 Single Core 2292 (Rank 65 of 987)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 8306 (Rank 49 of 984)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript8586
GeekBench 4 Battery4096

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (6CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio (USA & Canada only)
Headphone jack Yes
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
-Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
-Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
-Bixby natural language commands and dictation
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
- Versions: G965F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); G965F/DS (Europe, Global Dual-SIM); G965U (USA); G965W (Canada); G9650 (China, LATAM)
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Samsung. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Samsung may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy S9+ was around 620 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2018, February.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy S9+ is 189 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy S9+ is 6.2" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy S9+ is 158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm (HxWxD).

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