Samsung Galaxy S9 official promo video leaks out


When it rains, it pours, at least that's what the state of the Galaxy S9 looks like right now, a day before the official announcement.

What has just leaked out is the full promo video for the Galaxy S9 detailing all of its features. And it's nobody but Samsung's own fault as somebody slipped and published the video ahead of time.

And all of the rumors seem to be true: the Galaxy S9 and S9+ will look very, very similar to the S8 series, while the main difference between them will be a new camera with a variable aperture and a bump in processor and performance. The bigger S9+ will also have a secondary telephoto lens similar to the one on the Galaxy Note 8.


The video goes over the most important features of the S9 and S9 Plus, but interestingly enough it also pays a lot of attention to the new Samsung DeX dock that allows you to connect the S9 series to an external monitor and have a desktop like experience. Additionally, the video also makes it clear that the S9 is a great phone for enterprises with advanced security features.

Interestingly enough, there is little focus on the actual consumer experience and things like the camera, which makes us think that Samsung might actually have a few promo videos out there to show us at its Galaxy Unpacked 2018 event tomorrow. This is the first one that lifts the cover off the S9 series wide open. Tomorrow, we'll learn what else there is to it.

source: SlashLeaks

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Galaxy S9
  • Display 5.8" 1440 x 2960 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Octa-core, 2800 MHz
  • Storage 256 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(31h talk time)

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35 Comments

1. Dr.Phil

Posts: 2311; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

It looks like there is more software enhancements with the S9 than there are actual hardware improvements. What’s sad is that you pretty much have to buy a new Galaxy S phone if you want the latest software considering it takes months or years to get it otherwise (unless you root your phone).

7. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

Enhancements that should've been available initially at S8. They got to pull an apple in order to sell more.

18. turboC6

Posts: 89; Member since: Feb 19, 2018

The sad fact is Samsung has become Apple. Sad, because the S1 through the S5 were the best phones in the world. Durable, Removable battery, reasonably priced, etc. Now, Samsung is just a scumbag company, just like Apple,

25. duckofdeath unregistered

I have a Galaxy S7 now. I also hate that they never update the phone after release. I mean, it was more than almost a whole week since I got the latest firmware update on it! ALMOST A WEEK!!! :)

32. BLUEBLASTER

Posts: 919; Member since: Feb 23, 2014

But they will say we are saving the big hardware changes for the S10 like Apple did.

2. twens

Posts: 1167; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

I'm getting this. Goodbye my favorite note 8.

3. Seany

Posts: 94; Member since: Sep 28, 2012

Over expensive and over rated Samsung are in my opinion. Hated my S7

19. audibot

Posts: 598; Member since: Jan 26, 2017

s7 was so so the 8 is better

4. Cat97

Posts: 1797; Member since: Mar 02, 2017

One word: boring.

5. JohnR

Posts: 145; Member since: Sep 08, 2017

Then don’t buy it idiot. Samsung isn’t forcing you

13. piyath

Posts: 2445; Member since: Mar 23, 2012

Why getting so angry??? LOL... Are you a paid Samsung fan boy or just another 12 year old on internet?

23. Tipus

Posts: 814; Member since: Sep 30, 2016

 Are you a paid Apple fan boy or just another 12 year old on internet? FTFY

24. NickHill

Posts: 388; Member since: May 07, 2016

Why you getting salty bro?

27. Zack_2014

Posts: 677; Member since: Mar 25, 2014

Why you so quick to jumping into a Samsung post you life less Indian

33. NickHill

Posts: 388; Member since: May 07, 2016

People here say I'm a racist but bro seems like you're my ultimate version. You're the real 12 year old guy here shame on you

35. Zack_2014

Posts: 677; Member since: Mar 25, 2014

Big mouths talk without proof xD Your comments make you look worse than a 12 year old lmao

6. erolva35

Posts: 20; Member since: Oct 18, 2017

For some reason, I wasn't that impressed. I personally learned over the years that I don't want to juggle two softwares in a phone with Samsung, lg, etc. It's pixel or iPhone only from here on out.

8. TangoIndiaMike

Posts: 26; Member since: Jul 16, 2017

Just my opinion but I think Samsung have dropped the ball here. Not enough innovation in the phone and some (significantly) cheaper handsets will catch up to the s9 in this annual round. I'm personally struggling to justify spending $1k+ on this versus a few hundred on say a Nokia 7 plus (Android One also so latest software faster) Samsung software updates are way too slow and with some exciting things on this horizon from Google I don't want to be stuck on 8.0 Just my thoughts...

9. ciprian.ruse

Posts: 320; Member since: May 13, 2014

The camera must be amazing to make me upgrade. I see an S8 second edition for now.

10. kevin007in

Posts: 327; Member since: Oct 28, 2015

looks promising

11. antonmassoud

Posts: 89; Member since: Oct 22, 2016

Gonna sell my S8 for this, very excited

17. Foxgabanna

Posts: 581; Member since: Sep 11, 2016

I just can't feel the hype! What I saw was an S8 with more bezel and geared more towards business users.

20. apple-rulz

Posts: 1926; Member since: Dec 27, 2016

Pretty cool.

21. audibot

Posts: 598; Member since: Jan 26, 2017

am just gonna wait and when note 9 comes ill get note 8 real cheap f the 9 series

22. maxha97

Posts: 100; Member since: Aug 28, 2012

It's just a commercial for Enterprise customers. Not for ordinary customers.

26. taki3

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 02, 2018

This is only the business version 'leak'. Looks that Samsung is advancing marketing intelligence with A/B test to streamline the official announcement based on initial reaction. Also, ideas for the Note9 as business commercial will also feedback business expectations. Apple marketing gets more chalengers. I hope the real customer feedback/expectations will be price, battery & durability. Enough of iSheepisation. We need to demand what matters to most of us.

28. Rager722 unregistered

People are being salty but the S8 was pretty much an S7 with a bigger screen so this phone seems like a better update than the S8

29. jankernel

Posts: 6; Member since: Dec 16, 2013

meh..

30. Lenny86

Posts: 301; Member since: Sep 20, 2012

What the s8 should had been.

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