Today, Samsung has introduced Sunrise Gold and Burgundy Red editions of Galaxy S9 and S9+. The phones were launched in last February, and are additionally available in the colors Coral Blue, Midnight Black, Lilac Purple and Titanium Grey.
The new editions extend the color offerings of Galaxy S9 and S9+ with vibrant styles that embrace a modern and classic feel. People want to be able to express their style and personality through their technology and color is a big part of that personalization. – Younghee Lee, CMO and Executive Vice President of Samsung Electronics
The Sunrise Gold Edition makes the phones Samsung’s first devices to feature a satin gloss finish. It aims to appeal all users based on style and fashion, providing an urban interior design to the devices. On the other hand, the Burgundy Red Edition features a restrained gloss finish for added density, presenting a contemporary and traditional feel.
As a refresher on features, the phones sport Super AMOLED screen with 18.5:9 aspect ratio, supporting 1440 x 2960 pixels. Powered by Snapdragon 845 and Exynos 9810 Octa, both the devices run Android 8.0 Oreo and are expandable up to 400GB via microSD. S9 has 4GB RAM and S9+ packs 6GB RAM, with both consisting of storage variants: 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB.
The highlight for Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+* is the camera that’s built with Super Speed Dual Pixel sensor bearing dedicated processing power and memory. Other features include Super Slow-mo capabilities, AR emoji, a low-light camera with dual aperture lens, and Bixby integration.
Furthermore, the phones are housing AKG-tuned stereo speakers and Dolby Atmos support. Among Galaxy Foundation standard specs, these devices carry iris and fingerprint scanning, facial recognition with deep learning and Intelligence Scan, fast and wireless charging, and IP68 certifications against water and dust.
In order to conclude, Chinese and Korean markets are receiving the Burgundy Red Edition within this month. Sunrise Gold will come in June starting with the select markets: Germany, Australia, Russia, Chile, Mexico, Spain, Hong Kong, Korea, Taiwan, UAE, and Vietnam. The company says that additional market availability is coming soon.