Samsung's new smartphone flagships, unsurprisingly, are named Galaxy S 9 and S9 plus Outwardly as well, nothing has changed, but new is the color "Lilac Purple "
While the S9 only gets donated a camera sensor on the back has the Galaxy S9 Plus a dual camera with different focal lengths All sensors solve with 12 MP, but it uses a variable aperture, the can switch between f / 15 and f / 24 – in Pro mode also manually With the AR Emojis, Samsung tries to counter Apple's Animojis with help the front camera scans one's own head and fuzziness
From this, the S9 generates a 3D avatar that is halfway to its own appearance and which you can configure at will with accessories and clothing The avatar follows the facial expressions and headgear of the user In this way you can create short animated GIFs and send them as you like There are also 18 pre-emojis for which the created avatar will be used Together with the S9 there is a new DeX station, with which the Smartphone more or less to the Desktop computer is: Instead of upright as the first DeX one puts the S9 now horizontal on the dock and can connect screen, mouse, keyboard and power adapter
Connections include an HDMI output, two USB-A jacks and one port for charging available In Dex mode, the S9 shows a Windows-like user interface with taskbar, start menu, Desktop shortcuts and program windows that are in position and mostly too change their size The smartphone screen turns off, but the screen remains active, so you can use the S9 as a touchpad Samsung's in-house assistant software Bixby, meanwhile, has not learned much and can continue to not compete with Google Assistant New is now an automatic text translation, with which, for example, menus translate to German
For 850 euros you get the S9 with 64 GB, the larger S9 + costs 100 euros more, for The 256 GB version also requires Samsung each 100 euros more