4 things to know about the new Samsung Galaxy phones
Headquartered in South Korea, Samsung Inc. is one of the biggest players in the global smartphone market today. The company hit the Android smartphone market with its Galaxy series in the year 2009. The Samsung GT-I7500 was the first phone under the Galaxy series. Every year, Samsung releases new and improved versions of Galaxy phones with some of the best features and specifications that manage to leave its users in awe.
Post Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge release in 2016, Samsung made several modifications to their upcoming Galaxy phone series. Read on to know more about the company’s smartphone innovations.
Which are the popular phones under the Samsung Galaxy S series?
- Samsung Galaxy S8 – The phone comes with an impressive Infinity Display and premium design. Some of the prominent features include biometric with facial recognition, an iris scanner, and a fingerprint reader. It comes with a 12MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera. The starting price of this phone is approximately $724.
- Samsung Galaxy S8+ – Though most features of Galaxy S8 and S8+ are similar, differences occur in battery life and display size. While the Galaxy S8 comes with a Li-Ion 3000mAh battery, the Galaxy S8+ comes with a Li-Ion 3500mAh battery. The display of the Galaxy S8 is 5.8 inches whereas that of the Galaxy S8+ is 6.3 inches. The phone is priced at approximately $750.
- Samsung Galaxy S9 – The Galaxy S9 entails the latest features that include AR Emoji, improved Bixby, better biometrics, and new improved speakers. Other basic features include a 5.8-inch display, 12MP rear camera, and an 8MP front camera. The phone is available for approximately $719.
- Samsung Galaxy S9+ – The Galaxy S9+ was released along with the Galaxy S9. Though most features of both the phones are similar, the Galaxy S9+ comes with a bigger display size of 6.2 inches. One of the highlights of Galaxy S9+ is that it has a dual rear camera with 12+12 MP; the front camera comes with an 8MP resolution. The price of this phone starts from approximately $830.
What are the prominent features of the new Samsung Galaxy phones?
- Super Slow-Mo video – This feature is available in the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. The camera of these phones can slow a video clip to 960 fps (frames per second) at a resolution of 720p.
- Widescreen Infinity Display – The Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+, S9, and S9+ come with Infinity Display in various sizes.
- Dual-lens camera – The Galaxy S9+ offers dual lens camera systems that have a wide-angle shooter and a secondary telephoto lens.
- Virtual home button – The new Samsung Galaxy phones such as the Galaxy S8, S8+, S9, and S9+ come with a bezel-free display that makes no room for a home button. Therefore, the new Galaxy S series comes with a virtual home button at the center bottom of the phone.
What are the specifications of the latest Samsung Galaxy Note?
- The latest Samsung Galaxy Note is the Note9. The starting price of Note9 is approximately $1000.
- This phone comes with a 6.4-inch display that has a resolution of 1440 x 2960 pixels.
- The phone comes with the signature S Pen stylus that also works as a Bluetooth remote controller.
- Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy Note9 comes with an incredible 4000mAh battery that would make the phone last for almost an entire day.
- The Samsung Galaxy Note9 is available in two storage variants of 128GB with 6GB RAM and 512GB with 8GB RAM.
- Some features of the Note9 are iris scanner, Samsung DeX (desktop experience support), and Bixby natural language commands and dictation.
- Lastly, there are three brilliant colors this phone is available in, and they are Metallic Copper, Midnight Black, and Ocean blue.
What are some accessories one can use with Samsung smartphones?
One can always enhance the experience of using a Samsung phone by opting for the various accessories. The following are some popular accessories one can use with their Samsung phones.
- Wireless Charger Duo – It allows the user to charge two devices at the same time.
- Gear IconX – Samsung Galaxy users can buy the Gear IconX, which are the wireless earbuds to enhance their audio experience.
- Gear VR – Gear VR with controller lets its users experience virtual reality the best way possible. The Gear VR is compatible with Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, S7, S7 Edge, S8, S8 +, A8 Star, A8, A8+, S9, and S9+.