Same 2018 model phones arrive with greater storage options
Samsung announced the Galaxy S9 and S9+ smartphones will be available in 128GB and 256GB storage options beginning May 18, 2018. Otherwise the phones remain unchanged from their original debut just a few months ago that included 64GB of storage.
Designed for how consumers are increasingly communicating via photos and videos, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ feature state-of-the-art camera technology. With new 128GB and 256GB storage options, consumers can take and store even more 4K movies, epic Super Slow-mo videos and amazing low-light pictures. For users, more on-board storage means more ease, flexibility and convenience to manage their photo and video libraries. The new Galaxy S9 and S9+ continue to support external microSD cards of up to 400GB capacity.
“Our phones are filled with big files such as uncompressed photos, 4K videos, feature-length movies and more. Samsung now offers Galaxy S9 and S9+ with more on-board storage to give peace of mind to users who want to instantly access their high-capacity files while on the go,” said Justin Denison, Senior Vice President, Mobile Product Strategy and Marketing at Samsung Electronics America. “With these new high-capacity models and the flexibility of expandable storage, Galaxy S9 and S9+ owners have a variety of ways to keep their content close.”
Price and Availability
Both smartphones and storage options will come in Lilac Purple, Coral Blue and Midnight Black start starting May 18, 2018. Pre-orders are being accepted now.
- 64GB Galaxy S9 $719.99
- 128GB Galaxy S9 $769.99
- 256GB Galaxy S9 $839.99
- 64GB Galaxy S9+ $839.99
- 128GB Galaxy S9+ $889.99
- 256GB Galaxy S9+ $959.99
Consumers who pre-order or purchase a Galaxy S9 or S9+ in any storage option on Samsung.com before May 17 will receive their choice of either a free Gear IconX (2018) or the ability to purchase a buy a Gear S3 Frontier for $99.