Galaxy S9

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  1. Mark Spoonauer

    Galaxy S10 vs. iPhone XS Preview: Which Phone Will Win?

    The iPhone XS is a great phone, but Samsung's Galaxy S10 could beat it. Here's how the two flagships stack up based on rumors. Galaxy S10 vs. iPhone XS Preview: Which Phone Will Win? : Read more
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    Galaxy S9 Camera - Recording Quality

    Hello, I've purchased a new phone, Galaxy S9, G960F. Updated Android to 9.0 Pie, installed some basic apps. However, I noticed that in the Camera settings, it doesn't show the UHD (60 fps), UHD, QHD, FHD (60 fps) options in Video Size (Rear) section. Here's my screenshot, http:// and a...
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    Verizon's BOGO Sale Includes Pixel 3, iPhone XS

    Verizon's latest sale takes up to $800 off flagship smartphones. Verizon's BOGO Sale Includes Pixel 3, iPhone XS : Read more
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    What We Want from the Galaxy S10

    Samsung played it safe with the Galaxy S9. Here's how we're hoping the Galaxy S10 is different in 2019. What We Want from the Galaxy S10 : Read more
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    Act Fast: Galaxy S9 Just Dropped to $480

    Get Samsung's flagship at its lowest price of the year. Act Fast: Galaxy S9 Just Dropped to $480 : Read more
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    T-Mobile Giving Away Free Samsung 4K TV with Note 9, Galaxy S9

    T-Mobile has a 4K TV with your name on it. T-Mobile Giving Away Free Samsung 4K TV with Note 9, Galaxy S9 : Read more
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    Samsung Takes Up to $600 Off Your New Galaxy Purchase

    Samsung's Galaxy flagships are now cheaper than ever. Samsung Takes Up to $600 Off Your New Galaxy Purchase : Read more
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    Lost my Samsung Galaxy S9 out the side of my truck

    Lost my phone off the side of my truck battery dead
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    See Samsung’s Stunning New Galaxy Interface In Action

    Video shows a detailed walkthrough of the new Android Pie-based Samsung Experience 10.0 running on the Galaxy S9. See Samsung’s Stunning New Galaxy Interface In Action : Read more
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    Samsung Might Finally Start Taking Android Updates Seriously

    Samsung has been notoriously slow with Android updates over the years, but that could be changing well in time for the Galaxy S10's release. Samsung Might Finally Start Taking Android Updates Seriously : Read more
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    Friend CAN'T connect to Hotspot?!

    I have a Galaxy S9 Plus and my hotspot seems to work perfectly fine. She has a LG Stylo 3 and has always been able to connect until recently. My Amazon Firestick connects perfectly fine but my hotspot won't even show up on her list of available connections. We've made sure both of our softwares...
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    Galaxy S9 Active May Get the Axe

    Samsung's Active line has been popular for years, but it's reportedly been discontinued. Galaxy S9 Active May Get the Axe : Read more
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    Galaxy S9 Active

    Will there be a galaxy S9 active?
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    Public wifi keeps usurping my own

    I have a Galaxy S9. The phone keeps switching networks when I use it at home. The reason is that the publc "Cable-Wifi" has a very weak signal. Every time it comes into range it bumps my own wifi. I have switched off auto-reconnect and hot forget network hundreds of times but it keeps happening...
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    Samsung Confirms Disappointing Galaxy S9 Sales

    The company says that the Galaxy S9's sales have been slow, but it's placing big bets on the Galaxy S10 and foldable phones. Samsung Confirms Disappointing Galaxy S9 Sales : Read more
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    Killer Galaxy S9 Deal Includes Free Samsung Chromebook

    The best Galaxy bundle we've seen to date. Killer Galaxy S9 Deal Includes Free Samsung Chromebook : Read more
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    Galaxy S9 missing emojis

    My emoji button is not longer working. I can see it and click on it but no emojis show up. How do get them back?
  18. PhilipMichaels

    Galaxy S10 Killer Feature Confirmed in New Report

    A report out of Korea claims Samsung will drop iris scanning in the Galaxy S10 in favor of a fingerprint scanner embedded right into the display. Galaxy S10 Killer Feature Confirmed in New Report : Read more
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    This Bezel-Free Galaxy S10 Leak Is Too Good to Be True

    A new prototype has leaked online that could be the real Galaxy S10 design Samsung has planned. This Bezel-Free Galaxy S10 Leak Is Too Good to Be True : Read more
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    Found Black Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus With Case on Side of Road

    I found a black Galaxy S9 Plus with a case. No emergency contacts or anything and nobody has tried calling it. It was found on the side of a road, and so it wasn't near a notable location like a business or anything. I'm going to wait a few more days to see if anyone calls. That being said...
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    T-Mobile Sale: Buy iPhone X, Get $700 Off Another iPhone

    The sale includes the iPhone X, Galaxy S9, and LG's latest flagship. T-Mobile Sale: Buy iPhone X, Get $700 Off Another iPhone : Read more
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    Samsung Galaxy S9 Secondary Camera

    Hi Planning to buy S9 plus due to optical zoom. Is it worth it? I am looking for a phone which would use the secondary camera for zoom instead of bokeh. Thanks
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    OnePlus 6 vs. Galaxy S9: This Couldn't Be Closer

    OnePlus has produced yet another bargain in the OnePlus 6, with tons of performance for hundreds less than competitors. But is the OnePlus 6 better than the Galaxy S9+? OnePlus 6 vs. Galaxy S9: This Couldn't Be Closer : Read more
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    iPhone X vs. Galaxy S9 Drop Test: Which Flagship Is Tougher?

    We dropped these two phones from 4 feet, 6 feet and even 100 feet to see which best survives a fall. iPhone X vs. Galaxy S9 Drop Test: Which Flagship Is Tougher? : Read more
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    We Dropped $18,000 Worth of Phones, and These Are the Toughest (and Weakest)

    We took all of the top smartphones and dropped them onto wood, concrete (and even into a toilet) to see which handset is the toughest in the land. We Dropped $18,000 Worth of Phones, and These Are the Toughest (and Weakest) : Read more
  26. PhilipMichaels

    Galaxy S9 Obliterates iPhone X in LTE Speed Tests

    Third-party testing firm Ookla says the download speeds on Samsung's latest phones are up to 37 percent faster than the iPhone X's. Galaxy S9 Obliterates iPhone X in LTE Speed Tests : Read more
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    The Galaxy S10 Will Have the Feature We've All Been Waiting For

    Samsung's Galaxy S10 will reportedly sport an in-screen fingerprint sensor, but it looks like the Galaxy Note 9 won't have one. The Galaxy S10 Will Have the Feature We've All Been Waiting For : Read more
  28. Mark Spoonauer

    Galaxy S9 Killer? The LG G7 Can't Even Beat Last Year's Phones

    The LG ThinQ is festooned with all sorts of features and looks like an iPhone X, and that’s not a recipe for success. Galaxy S9 Killer? The LG G7 Can't Even Beat Last Year's Phones : Read more
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    Verizon's BOGO Mother's Day Sale Includes iPhone X, Galaxy S9

    A BOGO sale with no trade-in requirements. Verizon's BOGO Mother's Day Sale Includes iPhone X, Galaxy S9 : Read more
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    Galaxy S9 Hits Record Low for Sales

    A new report shows that the Galaxy S9 has record low sales in Samsung's home country of South Korea. Galaxy S9 Hits Record Low for Sales : Read more
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    New Galaxy S9 Models Get Big Storage Boost

    Eyeing a Galaxy S9 or S9+ but could use more room for apps and media? Samsung is releasing 128GB and 256GB versions of its new smartphones. New Galaxy S9 Models Get Big Storage Boost : Read more
  32. PhilipMichaels

    10 Best Galaxy S9 Accessories

    If you've got one of Samsung's new phones, these add-ons can help you do more with either the Galaxy S9 or S9+. 10 Best Galaxy S9 Accessories : Read more
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    New Leak Brings Galaxy S9 Active to Light

    Samsung may be working on a Galaxy S9 Active smartphone, and now we know what features it might have. New Leak Brings Galaxy S9 Active to Light : Read more
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    Save $300 on the Best Android Phones at Verizon

    You can save on the Pixel 2, Galaxy S9+ and Note 8 without having to trade-in your current phone. Save $300 on the Best Android Phones at Verizon : Read more
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    The Next Samsung Galaxy Could Be Gigantic

    Samsung is said to be working on a new Galaxy that could be downright huge. The Next Samsung Galaxy Could Be Gigantic : Read more
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    Huawei P20 Pro vs. Galaxy S9+: What's the Better Android?

    The Galaxy S9 is the best Android phone you can get in the U.S. But are you missing out with Huawei's P20 Pro? Find out in our face-off. Huawei P20 Pro vs. Galaxy S9+: What's the Better Android? : Read more
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    Help Me, Tom's Guide: Galaxy S9 Fingerprint Unlock Explained

    One reader wants to secure their apps and files but doesn't want to fuss with authentication when waking their Galaxy S9. We explain a possible alternative method. Help Me, Tom's Guide: Galaxy S9 Fingerprint Unlock Explained : Read more
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    Samsung's Galaxy S9 Mini Benchmarks Just Leaked

    Don't expect the Galaxy S9 Mini to be very fast, but you could get a sharp screen and two cameras. Samsung's Galaxy S9 Mini Benchmarks Just Leaked : Read more
  39. PhilipMichaels

    Screen Snag? Galaxy S9 Users Are Complaining About This

    Galaxy S9 owners are posting in online forums that the displays have an issue displaying blacks accurately, a problem known as "black crush." Screen Snag? Galaxy S9 Users Are Complaining About This : Read more
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    Samsung DeX Pad Pre-Orders Begin: Turn Your S9 into a PC

    Use your phone as a PC with Samsung’s new Galaxy S9 accessory, DeX Pad, available to preorder now. Samsung DeX Pad Pre-Orders Begin: Turn Your S9 into a PC : Read more
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    s9 screen lock

    I upgraded from the s7. I had fingerprint scanning on it for various apps, but did not have set to unlock my phone. Now, if I want to use fingerprint or iris scanning, I have to use it to unlock my phone. I don't want my phone to be locked, but I want to use these features. On the s7, I had...
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    Galaxy S9 Mini on the Way? Here’s the First Benchmarks

    If the leaked benchmarks are true, the Galaxy S9 Mini will deliver mid-range power in a compact frame. Galaxy S9 Mini on the Way? Here’s the First Benchmarks : Read more
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    Verizon Is Taking 50 Percent Off iPhone X, Galaxy S9

    Verizon's latest smartphone sale has one major catch. Here's what you need to know. Verizon Is Taking 50 Percent Off iPhone X, Galaxy S9 : Read more
  44. Mark Spoonauer

    Samsung Galaxy S10 Rumors: Everything You Need to Know

    From an in-screen fingerprint reader and 3D face scanner to the release date and other new features, here's what to expect from the Galaxy S10. Samsung Galaxy S10 Rumors: Everything You Need to Know : Read more
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    Galaxy Note 9 Launching Early After Slow S9 Sales (Report)

    Samsung's Galaxy S9 might not be selling as well as hoped, which is reportedly accelerating the Note 9's launch. Galaxy Note 9 Launching Early After Slow S9 Sales (Report) : Read more
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    How to Manually Adjust the Galaxy S9 Camera's Aperture

    While the camera on the Galaxy S9 will automatically change its aperture depending on the setting, you can manually switch it, too. Here's how. How to Manually Adjust the Galaxy S9 Camera's Aperture : Read more
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    How Smart Is Bixby on Galaxy S9? Here's Our Report Card

    Samsung has upgraded Bixby, but how well does it perform? We tested its ability to recognize objects, translate phrases in other languages and follow directions. How Smart Is Bixby on Galaxy S9? Here's Our Report Card : Read more
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    Galaxy S9 Camera Guide: How to Use All the New Features

    Samsung has introduced major changes to the cameras on the Galaxy S9 and S9+. Here’s a look at the new camera features and how to access them. Galaxy S9 Camera Guide: How to Use All the New Features : Read more
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    Pixel 2 Has the Better Camera, But Galaxy S9 Is the Better Device

    Do Samsung's new Galaxy S9 and S9+ leapfrog Google's best handsets? We put the phones head-to-head to find the answer. Pixel 2 Has the Better Camera, But Galaxy S9 Is the Better Device : Read more
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    Slow-Motion Shootout: Galaxy S9 vs. Pixel 2 XL vs. iPhone X vs. Xperia XZ1

    Super slow-motion video at 960 frames-per-second is popping up on more flagship phones, but regular slow motion is more versatile (and reliable). Slow-Motion Shootout: Galaxy S9 vs. Pixel 2 XL vs. iPhone X vs. Xperia XZ1 : Read more
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    How to Translate Text with Bixby on the Galaxy S9

    Bixby can now translate text immediately in the Galaxy S9’s Camera app, though it’s not 100 percent accurate. Here's how live translation works. How to Translate Text with Bixby on the Galaxy S9 : Read more
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    Galaxy S9 vs. OnePlus 5T: Closer Than You Think

    The OnePlus 5T is one of the best values among flagship phones, but Samsung's hot new Galaxy S9 is now the Android device to beat. To see how the S9 and 5T compare, we put them in a head-to-head face-off. Galaxy S9 vs. OnePlus 5T: Closer Than You Think : Read more
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    Galaxy S9 Bixby Guide: Get More Out of Samsung's Assistant

    Samsung beefed up the capabilities of its Bixby virtual assistant on the Galaxy S9. Here's a guide to accessing Bixby's newfound powers. Galaxy S9 Bixby Guide: Get More Out of Samsung's Assistant : Read more
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    Whoops! Samsung Made This Major Galaxy S9 Mistake

    If you ordered a Sprint Galaxy S9 from Samsung, there's a chance you got the wrong SIM card. Whoops! Samsung Made This Major Galaxy S9 Mistake : Read more
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    Here's the Best S9 Launch Day Deal

    This deal will have you paying as little as $10 per month for your new S9. Here's the Best S9 Launch Day Deal : Read more
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    How to Set Up the Galaxy S9’s Fingerprint Reader

    There are five ways to unlock your Galaxy S9. The fingerprint sensor is one of the more secure methods. How to Set Up the Galaxy S9’s Fingerprint Reader : Read more
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    How to Share AR Emoji on the Galaxy S9

    Once you’ve created a custom emoji on your Galaxy S9, you’ll want to share it with friends. Here’s how to share GIFs and videos of your AR Emoji. How to Share AR Emoji on the Galaxy S9 : Read more
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    How to Create AR Emoji on the Galaxy S9

    Samsung is challenging Apple with its own take on animated emoji, but with a twist. Here's how you make your own AR Emoji on the Galaxy S9. How to Create AR Emoji on the Galaxy S9 : Read more
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    How to Set Up Intelligent Scan on the Galaxy S9

    The Galaxy S9 introduces a new way to authenticate your identity. Here’s how to get started with Intelligent Scan. How to Set Up Intelligent Scan on the Galaxy S9 : Read more