Samsung has sent out media invites for the launch of the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ in India. The Galaxy 9 and Galaxy S9+ India launch event will be held today in New Delhi. The invites are the same as the one released for the Galaxy Unpacked event ahead of MWC 2018 last month.
The Indian launch date of the latest Samsung flagships is officially confirmed now as reported earlier. The Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ will also be available for pre-orders on Flipkart starting today. While the pre-order of the phones from Samsung online Store was already available since its launch.
Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Price in India
According to earlier reports, the Samsung Galaxy S9 will launch in India at a MOP of Rs. 57,900 for the 64GB model. While the Galaxy S9+ 64GB will be priced at Rs. 64,900 in India. The 256GB variant of the Galaxy S9 will cost Rs. 65,900 and Galaxy S9+ 256GB price in India is set at Rs. 72,900.
Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ Specifications
If we recall the specs, the Samsung Galaxy S9 features a 5.8-inch QHD+ Curved Super AMOLED 18.5:9 display, while the Samsung Galaxy S9+ packs a similar 6.2-inch QHD+ display. The phones come with the Android Oreo experience out of the box. They feature IP68 rating for water and dust resistance.
For imaging, Galaxy S9 sports a SuperSpeed Dual Pixel 12-megapixel autofocus camera with OIS and f/1.5-f/2.4 aperture. The Galaxy S9+ sports a dual rear camera with dual OIS. It has a wide-angle lens with SuperSpeed Dual Pixel 12MP autofocus sensor with f/1.5-f/2.4 and a telephoto lens with 12MP autofocus camera with a f/2.4 sensor. Both the phones have a similar 8MP autofocus front camera with the f/1.7 sensor.
The Galaxy S9 duo is powered by the Samsung Exynos 9810 SoC or Snapdragon 845. The Galaxy S9 packs 4GB RAM and Galaxy S9+ will pack 6GB RAM. Connectivity options include Gigabit LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB Type-C, Bluetooth 5.0, and 3.5mm headphone jack. Samsung also introduced AR Emoji. The Galaxy S9 has a 3000mAh battery, while the Galaxy S9+ comes with a 3500mAh battery.