I love the product! It's been a few weeks and I am in love with my phone!!I was able to use my cricket service sim card on this device and worked instantly!
I knew I was in for a surprise when, just free floating around in the Amazon shipping box, there was an unmarked, unlabeled universal DC plug adapter for North American/Japanese prongs, in addition to the product.The phone's retail packaging was shrink-wrapped and sealed. 90% of the packaging and literature was in Russian, aside from some warranty info. It came with a Russian USB wall charger, so thankfully they were nice enough to include that adapter.As I stated before, my phone was shipped factory new, sealed in-box. Booting up the phone, I found it was in Russian, but could easily change it to US English and works beautifully.
After I got this phone set up into my network service, it started shutting off on its own when there was not a significant amount of power being fed to its display screen (EX every time I would lock the phone, it would shut down). I could keep the phone from shutting down if it was playing audio the entire time with at least the volume on 1/15. The fingerprint scanner stopped working for me within a couple of days. I returned that phone, got a replacement from the same seller, and figured it was just the specific phone I got. Luck of the draw.However, after I got the next one. I started having the exact same problems.
I bought two phones gold for the past year and both have failed me completely. Some of these may be modified and may have a IMEI from another phone, making it work.I use Samsung Health and Secret Folder. If these do not work for you when buying these phones then it is a MEGA sign that it is not a legal phone. Even if a phone did not have a warranty in the US. These applications must work to signify a fully working phone. It is not fair for people to have to buy a phone that seems to be working fine, but if one day they want to use these apps they cannot. Not only that but since these IMEI are modified and the whole firmware is modified, Samsung cannot understand why the firmware is Official, and Knox shows as not tripped. But it is! Becareful when buying this S9. I did not have any problems with S10 as of yet other than camera quality.
Samsung Galaxy S9 G960F (2018) Single SIM 64GB ROM 4GB RAM 5.8" Factory Unlocked GSM (No CDMA), International Version (No Warranty in The USA) - (Polaris Blue)
Capture stunning pictures in bright daylight and super low light.
Our category-defining Dual Aperture lens adapts like the human eye. It's able to automatically switch between various lighting conditions with ease—making your photos look great whether it's bright or dark, day or night.
*Dual Aperture supports F1.5 and F2.4 modes. Installed on the rear camera (Galaxy S9)/rear wide camera (Galaxy S9+).
Low light photos
The camera that's brilliant in the dark.
The F1.5 aperture mode finds the light even in the dark. So the low light camera delivers vibrant photos late into the night. Meaning your camera no longer has a curfew.
The camera that slows down time, making everyday moments epic.
Add music. Make GIFs. Get likes.
Super Slow-mo lets you see the things you could have missed in the blink of an eye. Add your favorite music to the video or turn the video into a looping GIF, and share it with a tap. Then sit back and watch the reactions roll in.
The camera that turns you into an emoji, so you’re not the “you” everyone else is.
Create an Augmented Reality version of yourself simply by taking a selfie. Then share your real-life feelings as emoji stickers and videos.
The camera that can instantly read what your eyes can't.
Get real-time translation when you need it. Live Translation lets you see the world in a new way.
* Available functions and features may vary by country.
* Samsung Account login and data network (Wi-Fi or internet connection) required. Translation speed may vary depending on the internet connection and word count. This function is limited to selected languages. For the full list of languages please visit http://www.samsung.com/global/galaxy/apps/bixby/vision/.
The camera that recognizes you instantly.
Intelligent Scan is a new technology that combines face recognition and iris scan to make unlocking simple even in low light.
* Image simulated for illustrative purposes.
* Accuracy of Intelligent Scan may differ depending on surrounding conditions.
Share your screen to your other Samsung screens, hassle-free.
Easily share photos and videos you've made by syncing your devices through your Samsung Account. So you can be at home even when you're someplace else.
* Images simulated for illustrative purposes.
* Available functions may vary by country, carrier, network environment, or product.
The phone with an uninterrupted display.
See photos and videos as you want to see them: showcased on a beautiful edge-to-edge screen.
Surround sound stereo speakers
The phone that surrounds you in Dolby Atmos sound on stereo speakers tuned by AKG.
Hear the action with clarity thanks to the pure sound of the stereo speakers tuned by AKG. The addition of Dolby Atmos delivers rich and vibrant sound, giving you a theater-like audio experience.
Galaxy S9 or S9+ powered and show off your style with this carefully selected collection of accessories.
*Accessories sold separately.
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Versions: G960F (Europe, Global Single-SIM); G960F/DS (Europe, Global Dual-SIM); G960U (USA); G960W (Canada); G9600 (China, LATAM)
|NETWORK||Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|2G bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|CDMA 800 / 1900 - USA|
|3G bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - Global, USA|
|CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - USA|
|4G bands||LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - Global|
|LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46, 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - USA|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (6CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps|
|Status||Available. Released 2018, March|
|BODY||Dimensions||147.7 x 68.7 x 8.5 mm (5.81 x 2.70 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||163 g (5.75 oz)|
|Build||Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
|DISPLAY||Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.8 inches, 84.8 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
3D Touch (home button only)
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 8.0 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|Chipset||Exynos 9810 (10 nm) - EMEA
Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - USA/LATAM, China
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA
Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA/LATAM, China
|GPU||Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA
Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China
|MEMORY||Card slot||microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only|
|Internal||64/128/256 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|MAIN CAMERA||Single||12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS|
|Features||LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama|
|Video||2160p@60fps, 1080p@240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, dual-video rec.|
|SELFIE CAMERA||Single||8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22µm, AF|
|Features||Dual video call, Auto-HDR|
|SOUND||Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
|COMMS||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Radio||FM radio (USA & Canada only)|
|USB||3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|FEATURES||Sensors||Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2|
|Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
Bixby natural language commands and dictation
|BATTERY||Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery (11.55 Wh)|
|Charging||Fast battery charging 15W (Quick Charge 2.0)
Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
|MISC||Colors||Midnight Black, Coral Blue, Titanium Gray, Lilac Purple, Burgundy Red, Sunrise Gold, Ice Blue|
|Models||SM-G960F, SM-G960, SM-G960F, SM-G960U, SM-G960W, SM-G9600, SM-G960U1, SM-G960N|
|TESTS||Performance||Basemark OS II: 3329 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 3382
Basemark X: 42645
|Display||Contrast ratio: Infinite (nominal), 4.630 (sunlight)|
|Camera||Photo / Video|
|Loudspeaker||Voice 68dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 81dB|
|Audio quality||Noise -93.4dB / Crosstalk -93.9dB|
Endurance rating 78h
|1pcs||Samsung Galaxy S9 G960F|
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