Samsung has finally introduced the Galaxy S9, and while this year is seen as more revisionistic than revolutionary, there’s actually a surprising amount of new features to be had, all of which are fun and useful. Here are 8 of the best new Samsung Galaxy S9 features. Read More: Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Galaxy S9 Plus Specs That Gorgeous Display We start with the display, which is usually always a huge bright spot for Samsung. We have a curved Super AMOLED display coming in an 18:9 form factor here. Samsung makes the best use of OLED technology here, too, with a nice always-on display that’ll keep you abreast of all your communicative happenings without having to use more than an inkling of your battery. Automatic Slow Motion Video You can now shoot at 960 frames per second slow motion mode on the Samsung Galaxy S9. In case you don’t know, shooting at such a high framerate enables slow-motion shooting that’s extremely smooth akin to what you’d see in, … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy S9 and Samsung Galaxy S9+ Features
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Samsung clearly doesn't care if everyone in the world learns everything about its forthcoming flagships ahead of their unveiling.Exhibit A: An official Samsung YouTube channel (Samsung Mobile Korea) has uploaded three teasers that strongly hint at several Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ features. One video, for instance, shows examples of when slow-mo video capture comes in handy, while another demonstrates when you might need low-light photography. Mind you, Samsung's next flagship phones are expected to be great at these tasks.And the third teaser seems to confirm the rumour that Samsung has added an Apple Animoji-like feature, thought to be dubbed 3D emoji, in which you can create an animated avatar of yourself using the phones' facial recognition technology. You can read all about that rumour here. If you want to know more about what the phones are expected to feature, be sure to browse our extensive round up of leaks here.Samsung Galaxy S9 teaser: Slow-moSamsung Galaxy S9 teaser: … [Read more...] about These Samsung videos tease 3D emoji and other Galaxy S9 features
SamCentral Android users wondering how Samsung will react to the success of the iPhone X’s Face ID technology may be happy to hear about the latest rumored Samsung Galaxy S9 feature. Called “Intelligent Scan,” the feature seems to be a new way of unlocking your phone that combines existing iris scan and face recognition technology.The new feature was initially reported by Max Weinbach over at SamCentral (via Android Police) who claims to have found it in Samsung’s settings app. On their own, both iris scan and face recognition have faced criticism over how useful and secure they are. For example, people have been able to trick certain face recognition implementations by simply using a picture of the phone’s owner. Read: What’s the safest way to lock your smartphone? While the iris scanner is much more secure, it doesn’t work faultlessly in low light which can make it impractical to use. Moreover, with a bit of effort, it can be bypassed. … [Read more...] about Rumored Galaxy S9 feature to combine iris scan and face recognition technology
Home / News / Galaxy S9 features and improvements we’re looking forward to It won’t be long before Samsung takes the stage to unveil the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, and like every year, we’ve got a pretty good idea of what to expect from the company’s next flagship(s) thanks to numerous leaks and rumors. Samsung says it is “reimagining” the camera with the S9, but there’s likely to be a lot more the Galaxy S8 successor will bring to the table. Much of the discussion here at SamMobile these days revolves around the Galaxy S9, including talk about the features that we’re hoping to see on the device.In this article, we’ve put together our thoughts on what we’re looking forward to with the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, and we want you to join in as well! Check out what we think, and get a discussion going in the comments section by telling us what you are hoping to see on the Galaxy S9.Adnan FarooquiGiven what we know about … [Read more...] about Galaxy S9 features and improvements we’re looking forward to
The Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are right behind the corner and, thanks to a plethora of leaks (nothing is sacred anymore), we have a pretty good idea what Samsung has in store for us. Sure, the manufacturer could possibly have a couple of secrets up its sleeve, but the Galaxy S9 has been churned dry by the rumor mill.So, we even have the phone's alleged retail box, giving us a clear-cut look at its upcoming features. We are quite hyped about them and if you were to ask us which one we are most excited about... we'd take a while to respond. Is it the overdue inclusion of stereo speakers? Or the variable aperture that's going to bring some cool macro shots? Or the new intelligent facial scan, which would sort of mimic Face ID?Hmmm... how about you?Please note that these are based on leaks and rumors. While it does look like the S9 will have these features, nothing is official or set in stone. Phonearena polls sort by Which of these (rumored) Galaxy S9 features are you most … [Read more...] about Which of these (supposed) Galaxy S9 features are you most excited about?