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  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great phone for single handed use

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    As i love phone with small form factor I love this S9. Previously I used a 5" screen phone and S9 gives me 5.8" screen in the same form factor. The wide selfie mode is awesome as well as the super slow motion.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    I think it’s pretty good and no damage to it when

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    I think it’s pretty good. I loved the product and the service that you guys gave us. Thank you

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    The best

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    Beautiful phone my husband love it ! the blue color is unique and the camera y the best quality.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing puter machine!

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    For a beginner this thing is overwhelming but amazing. New to this smart phone thing.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    SMART PHONE!!!

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    Very nice and sleek model. Camera quality is good.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    great

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    Great phone..great features and works great..recommend

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Great design,Beautiful display, Fast performance

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    Screen quality, Speed

    high quality screen. Having been an apple user for 10 years, I was worried about how difficult it might be switching but it was so easy - just plug the two phones together and it all syncs like an iPhone would! powerful stereo speakers tuned by AKG - surround sound supported by Dolby Atmos and a refined edge-to-edge Infinity Display. Supported Flash Memory CardsmicroSDXC ‑ up to 400 GB!

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    very user friendly, so far no issues

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    Pros mentioned:
    Camera, Features

    i have not had any problems since purchasing this phone. The phone itself is very easy to use, including the camera features

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Best Galaxy Yet!

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    I picked up the phone on release day to see if there was much of the same from previous iterations of the galaxies or if Samsung actually listened to their customers. Well I'm here to tell you they've done a great job. Pros: -Screen - The screen is the best in the business. Colors are beautifully saturated with enough brightness in direct sunlight as well as good viewing angles. HDR content looks phenomenal as expected also. -Design - Although I'm not a fan of glass on glass phones this is still a beautifully designed phone and appreciate the taming of the curved screen in comparison to the S7 and S8. -Speakers - Wow, the speakers are phenomenal! I prefer front facing speakers like in the Pixel 2 but these are definitely one of the best sounding stereo pair I've heard. At max volume it starts to sound a bit tinny but I don't play my music or movies at max volume anyways. -Fingerprint Sensor - I'm glad Samsung listened to their customers and changed the placement of the fingerprint sensor. It's far more accurate than last years S8 and the setup was done in no time as well. -Camera- The camera on the galaxy s9 is an absolute beast. Colors are punchy and detailed and the variable aperture can really shine in low light scenarios. Low light photos outclass the Pixel 2 especially with noise reduction. Selective focus is a bit wonky with edge detection from time to time but still manages to produce great images the majority of the time. Cons: -Battery Life - Battery life is probably the worst thing about this phone. I'm a light to medium user and average about 24 hours on a charge. Although the battery is perfectly fine for my usage I can see how a heavy user might not make it throughout the day. I understand Samsung's point of view on being safe with the battery capacity due to the fiasco with the Note 7, but they could have put a greater capacity or optimized the battery better. I've gotten better battery out of my Essential phone which is comparable in screen size and battery capacity. Conclusion: Overall, I think the Samsung Galaxy S9 is a great buy for someone that is looking for a complete package of power and performance. If you're a Samsung fan or need to upgrade from an old phone and want the latest and greatest then it's a no brainer. If you're looking for a near stock android experience with quick updates then this phone isn't for you. I hope this is the year Samsung finally gets their update scheduled worked out to provide customers with fast OS and security patches in a timely fashion.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Nice security features, great memory!

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    Owned for less than 1 week when reviewed.

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    After a couple months with another brand, I came back to Samsung. I like the new security features and this has more than enough memory for how I use my phone. Comfortable size with a clear screen. Overall a very nice phone.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    My expectations were high, Samsung delivered.

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    To be sincere, I was very skeptical about buying this phone because I had heard a LOT of bad reviews about it. Too many to be honest, so i was between buying this one, the Note 9 or wait for S10 which comes this year. I was even thinking about going for my second favorite brand that is LG. Furthermore, I gave in and i was hoping I was getting my money's worth, and i can say I did. My S7 was a sharm, i loved my phone so much, It lasted me about two years if I am not mistaken, I was only hoping my S9 was an upgrade and not a downgrade which thankfully it was an upgrade. The screen is slightly taller, and the ohone it is thinner which i do enjoy. I thought i was going to have a problem with not having the home button at the front, but in reality, it doesn't take much getting used to. I also thought I was going to take some getting used to with the fingerprint on the back, but that wasn't a problem either. Love the graphics of the phone and LOVE the battery life most of all! My phone lasts all day and I use my phone frequently. Speakers are great as well, i love that it's pretty loud. No problem with hearing other people either and also no problem with connecting it to my fitbit or any Bluetooth device I own. I also love the fact that my phone has 64gb internally and I can still add an SD card to my phone. Phone is super responsive, no problems at all with that and has not frozen on me or rebooted by itself like my S7 started to do (it was old). I definetely recommend this phone. I don't know to what extent did other people used their phones that they didn't like it or love it for that matter, but i believe it's a great phone. Maybe because I never owned the S8 so I cannot tell the difference. Great phone over all.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great Phone

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    I purchased this phone with high expectations and they have been met. Though I originally thought to buy it new I ended up going with the open-box excellent option and have NOT been disappointed. True to their title the phone was in excellent condition and I personally couldn't and still can't find a single bit of damage. It was essentially brand-new; but considerably cheaper. All that aside the phone runs great and has soo many useful (for me) features in comparison to my previous Samsung, the S5 Active. That thing was long overdue for a replacement and I couldn't have asked for much more out of one at the price. I wish they would have included the second rear camera on the smaller version as the 9+ was just too big to me; but that isn't a deal breaker. The camera is Amazing and so is the screen. With pictures I wish I could take pictures larger than 4:3 without compromising picture quality; but that's a limitation of a 12mp camera I suppose. And then there is YouTube which like most all video apps or video players won't fill in the entire screen due to most all video today being shot in a 16:9 aspect ratio; whereas i believe this phone has a 18.5:9 ratio. You can zoom in on YouTube thankfully, however it does cut the image off a bit. But for MOST videos it's not too bad. Anyway, they are all minor complaints and again this is still a great phone.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Great Unlocked Phone

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    This is my first unlocked smartphone buy in USA. The sales person was real honest and explained me about the product details/offers. I used lyca prepaid sim (lyca uses T-mobile network) and it started working instantly. Data speed is high. Don't know if this phone will work in India, experiment that in the next month during my vacation, hope this will work with the networks in India as well. So far this phone works great. It was 38% when I bought this mobile, the whole night i played around the options and settings (got a little eye pain may be i have to adjust the resolution or contrast) and after 5 hours the mobile started getting little heat, i will continue to monitor the performance of the mobile for the next 14 days. pros: current phone with almost all options, good camera. Got a freebie of Home monitoring kit, dont know how to use it but will give a try this weekend.. :) cons: phone is getting heat after 3-hrs. Compare this model with Samsung.com. With samsung online, you could save some 60-70$ bcos there is no tax charged. I should have done this thru Samsung site, I thought I could save some dollars by going with Best Buy Credit Card. But no much difference becos of the Tax. So, unless you get big rewards or discounts, dont go for Best Buy credit cards, thats waste of time and one additional unnecessary hard credit check. 5% reward back, 25% accessory/other bundle offers...STILL the Tax amount you have to pay to BestBuy will be more than the savings.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    So Far So Good!

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    I’ve been using my new Galaxy S9 for almost a month now and I am satisfied with the phone thus far. I’ve discovered that this phone has some unexpected features that my old S6 Edge did not have, one of them being that when I receive a text message in my vehicle, it notifies me on the infotainment screen and I’m able to hear the message audibly while driving, or read the message if the vehicle is not moving. I don’t recall that feature being active on the S6 but it does come in handy. Little by little I’ve been customizing the phone, but haven’t yet mastered all the functions. Overall, it’s a nice phone and I expect to keep it for as long as possible.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Better than excepted

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    I have always had Samsung since the smart phones began. My S7 was damaged and the insurance had expired. After checking the prices, the S9 was only $100 more than the S7. It is all right so far, a lot I need to learn before I can say for sure. There are a few things I do not care for. I do not like the the home or back buttons on the screen. Nor do I like the way you send a call. No more just finding the name and swiping to the right. I guess I will get use to it. If not I have 30 days to exchange it for another S7. The camera was rated high on the reviews, which was one reason I went with the S9. I am not impressed. I can see a small difference in the quality. Maybe once I read and experiment with it, that will change also. Do not care for the way the picture folders are setup, nor being notified when contacts update their pictures. Too personal and I will change that once I figure it out. Had to make changes to get it to connect to my Sony Android TV. Though the websites said they were not comparable. Started to return it before I researched it. The search and download speed is a bit faster, but the upload speed is a bit slower than the S7. I am just getting use to the apps button being replaced with swiping upward. And finally this Bixby thing keeps trying to turn itself on, after I disabled it. I have only had it for a few days so maybe I am speaking to soon. But I will update my review once I decide.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Worlds greatest smartphone

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    This phone is the best smartphone on the market. It's faster at processing commands than the iPhone 8,x,xs,x max etc. Its wifi and cellular reception are much stronger than iPhone. For example my iPhone ALWAYS drops my home wifi signal everytime I step outside of my house and frequently drops wifi signal inside my house when I'm upstairs in my bedroom and my wifi router is downstairs. The iPhone also instantly loses my cellular data reception everytime I go inside of any Walmart. The galaxy s9 never loses my wifi or cellular signal. Also the apps on the galaxy s9 perform much better than they do on iPhone. The apps on iPhone frequently crash daily. They dont crash on my galaxy. HOWEVER iPhone is better in one task: sending and receiving videos recorded with the device are very clear but are very blurry while using the galaxy s9. That's the ONLY flaw on the galaxy. Still overall best phone ever. I'm an honest unbiased reviewer who's review is based purely on long term daily use of both phones.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Excellent Unlocked Phone

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    This review is from Samsung - Galaxy S9 64GB (Unlocked) - Midnight Black This phone is the best smartphone on the market. It's faster at processing commands than the iPhone 8,x,xs,x max etc. Its wifi and cellular reception are much stronger than iPhone. For example my iPhone ALWAYS drops my home wifi signal everytime I step outside of my house and frequently drops wifi signal inside my house when I'm upstairs in my bedroom and my wifi router is downstairs. The iPhone also instantly loses my cellular data reception everytime I go inside of any Walmart. The galaxy s9 never loses my wifi or cellular signal. Also the apps on the galaxy s9 perform much better than they do on iPhone. The apps on iPhone frequently crash daily. They dont crash on my galaxy. HOWEVER iPhone is better in one task: sending and receiving videos recorded with the device are very clear but are very blurry while using the galaxy s9. That's the ONLY flaw on the galaxy. Still overall best phone ever. I'm an honest unbiased reviewer who's review is based purely on long term daily use of both phones.

    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 5 out of 5 stars

    Great phone, works great

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    Owned for 5 months when reviewed.

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    I got this phone to replace a S7 that had screen issues. The S9 is very similar to my S7 with just a little more oomph. I already had a plan with Verizon and didn't want to re-up my contract and go through payments for 2 years so I bought this one. It easily worked once I switched over my SIM card, I didn't even need help from customer service. I've had the S9 for around 5 months now and am very happy with it. :)

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    Loyal to Samsung!

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    Owned for more than 2 years when reviewed.

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    I have been loyal to Samsung since the very beginning....however I was super disappointed in the screen touch issue early on after buying this phone. It all started when I allowed the phone to complete its first "update"! Huge mistake.....from there my screen has had touch problems and it's so hard because every day it moves anywhere it wants to. Today my keyboard is working fine but that could be a different story tomorrow! Some times I cant open apps from my home screen because the screen wont register my touch. A few times I've had to restart my phone just to see if it'll start reading my touch. I'm still hopeful for Samsung but this glitch is a BIG DISAPPOINTMENT for me! Other than that it's a great buy. I would reccomend any Samsung products as long as theres no new products with glitches.

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    I would recommend this to a friend
  • Rated 4 out of 5 stars

    It's good, even today.

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    Owned for 1 year when reviewed.

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    I currently prefer this to the S10. It's quite a bit cheaper and its performance compares very well. I love the screen, though I changed the color settings to "Basic" since that's closest to the sRGB standard and I want the colors to match reality. The camera is great, I'm really glad this has a headphone jack, and I use an SD card so I'm glad this phone still supports that. When I saw the S10 in person I was disappointed most of all that there is still a little bit of the screen at the top and bottom not lit up by pixels. I suppose it's still technically bezel-less but I don't see the point in purchasing the S10 when it has these bezel-like features. I suppose the upcoming "waterfall" screen phones will get rid of this entirely, but then I'm curious if you can even put a case on those phones. Maybe they will be sturdy enough that you won't need one? I also hate the term "waterfall" since it makes me think of kitchen sinks... The only thing that I don't like about this phone is its battery. It actually is pretty efficient and I use Dark Mode whenever I can to save power, but there are much bigger batteries available now. I hate that the glass-back craze prevents me from swapping it out for a bigger one as well. Wireless charging just isn't worth it (or at least, not yet).

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    I would recommend this to a friend