In pictures: Samsung unveiled its new Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones

Latest edition of Samsung handset includes enhanced camera features
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The Galaxy S9 and S9+ will be available from mid-March in select markets and will be offered in Midnight Black, Titanium Gray, Coral Blue and Lilac Purple
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Samsung will equip the Galaxy S9 with Qualcomm’s latest and greatest system-on-a-chip, the Snapdragon 845. On paper, it includes a CPU that runs at speeds up to 2.8GHz and has eight processing cores
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The Galaxy S9 and S9+ support three different biometric authentication options - iris, fingerprint, and facial recognition - so users can choose the way they want to protect their device and applications
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AR Emoji (uses a data-based machine learning algorithm, which analyses a 2D image of the user and maps out more than 100 facial features to create a 3D model that reflects and imitates expressions)
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The handsets also include stereo speakers by AKG, Dolby Atmos and edge-to-edge Infinity Display 1.
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The Galaxy S9 and S9+'s camera features include video wallpaper
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The Galaxy S9 and S9+'s camera features include Super Slow-mo (captures 960 frames per second)
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Samsung Dex
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Low light camera
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Live translation
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Fast Charge Wireless Charging Stand
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The devices now support expandable memory of up to 400GB with a Micro SD Card.