Check out Samsung's Oscar ad for the Galaxy S9

While the Super Bowl remains the most watched television program in the U.S. year after year, the Academy Awards (aka Oscars) are also considered must see TV. Tomorrow night, the Oscars will be presented to the Hollywood elite just one year removed from last year's faux pas that saw the wrong film first awarded Best Picture (LaLa Land) before the real winner (Moonlight) was announced. Ironically, that big mistake will probably increase viewership of Sunday night's show as those watching live hope to catch another momentous screw up.

With millions of eyeballs watching the show, the Academy Awards telecast is a must buy for for big name tech firm's media buyers. Earlier today, we showed you Google Nest's Oscar ad for its surveillance webcam/doorbell that also included a not very subtle message to the men of the world. Now, we can show you the Oscar ad that Samsung will have in rotation for the just introduced Samsung Galaxy S9.

Sammy's commercial continues the use of the tag line "Do What You Can't," and is about making something, anything, that you can call your own. Starring some who have made it in the industry both in front and in back of the camera, the ad's best advice includes:

  • "Make mistakes until you don't."
  • "Make them regret the day they passed on you."
  • "Make something undeniably you."

Now here is some good advice from us. Check out the ad by clicking on the video at the top of this story.

source: Samsung

Related phones

Galaxy S9
  • Display 5.8" 1440 x 2960 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Octa-core, 2800 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(31h talk time)



1. bobby84

Posts: 595; Member since: May 13, 2016

When will u post the article about the s9 screen and camera award?

12. Ciro1900

Posts: 591; Member since: Dec 17, 2017

when samsung pays them just like a fake displaymate

2. thetruthhasbeenspoken

Posts: 83; Member since: May 02, 2017

When will u post the article about the s9 having both the best screen and best camera among the real unbiased sources?

3. brownie

Posts: 7; Member since: Mar 04, 2018

Such a disappointment

6. RoryBreaker

Posts: 238; Member since: Oct 11, 2015

The Ad Company for Samsung surely understands the cultural climate of the USA right now. I'm sure it will not be the only commercial leaning towards the power of women. FOR THE RECORD, not saying this is a bad thing...only saying, it's a thing.

10. boriqua2000

Posts: 258; Member since: Mar 11, 2009

Go make me a sandwich woman.

11. Jrod99

Posts: 765; Member since: Jan 15, 2016

Stepping up there commercials. Good grief. Forgot it was even Oscar night.

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