See why so many choose Galaxy.

A photo of a person taking a picture with Galaxy S9 being held by hand at live concert. A photo of a person taking a picture with Galaxy S9 being held by hand at live concert.

The camera that takes beautiful photos in different kinds of light.

Dual Aperture

Take photos without thinking twice-no matter the time of day. With two f-stop modes, the category-defining Dual Aperture adapts to bright light
and super low light automatically, like the human eye. And you can flex your artistic side, toggling the aperture to create a mood.1

A photo of a woman looking at something far away  and a photo of a man dancing in the street A photo of a woman looking at something far away  and a photo of a man dancing in the street

F1.5 aperture mode:
If it's dark, the lens opens to F1.5 mode to pull in light for a bright and clear photo.

A photo of a woman looking at something far away  and a photo of a man dancing in the street A photo of a woman looking at something far away  and a photo of a man dancing in the street

F2.4 aperture mode:
In the daylight, the lens shifts to F2.4 mode to help your picture come out sharp.

Picture low light like daylight.

Low Light Photos

Capture your nighttime adventures with stunning clarity. With the F1.5 aperture mode and multiframe noise reduction, the rear camera ensures the photos you take in the dark come out clear and bright, no fine-tuning required.2 3

Next level slow-motion:
Super Slow-mo.

Super Slow-mo

Shoot at incredible speed: 960 frames per second, thanks to the super speed sensor. Show off your directorial skills by adding Super Slow-mo bursts to a video or spotlighting one moment.4 5

Put your emotion in motion.

Animated AR Emoji

Be the star of the next animated hit. Record videos with your emoji talking, singing, or whatever you feel like doing.
Then share it with your friends.

Now we're speaking your language.

Live Translation

Explore the world with your own handheld translator: the camera.
Instantly understand a world of languages in real time.6 7

The phone with an uninterrupted display.

Infinity Display

See photos and videos as you want to see them: showcased on a beautiful edge-to-edge screen.2 8

More storage. No more deleting photos.

Expandable memory

How do you get more storage on your phone? With the Galaxy S8, S8+, Note8, S9 and S9+, you can expand the memory up to 256GB. Plus see all the photos and videos from your old phone on your new phone with free unlimited high quality storage in Google Photos.9 10

Front view of Galaxy S8 Midnight Black taking a photo of a cat with an expandable memory of 256GB and a image of a cat by darks with a message 'Cannot take photo - There is not enough available storage to take photo.'. Front view of Galaxy S8 Midnight Black taking a photo of a cat with an expandable memory of 256GB and a image of a cat by darks with a message 'Cannot take photo - There is not enough available storage to take photo.'.

Charge how you want to. On the charger you want to.

Wireless charging

The wireless charging capability on the Galaxy S8, S8+, Note8, S9 and S9+ is compatible with more kinds of wireless charging pads. So you don’t get tied down with wires or chargers you don’t want.11

Side view of Galaxy S8 Midnight Black being charged wirelessly with the wireless charger Side view of Galaxy S8 Midnight Black being charged wirelessly with the wireless charger

Quick access.
However you unlock.

Security Options

Easily open your device with a look, a touch, or a code.
And with security that’s built right into the hardware, instead of added on,
it’s not just more convenient, it’s more secure.12 13

The logo image of Google Play Protect The logo image of Google Play Protect

With Google Play Protect built in.
50 billion apps are scanned every day to constantly protect your phone.

Can take on more than a little water.

Water resistance

The Galaxy S8, S8+, Note8, S9 and S9+ are water resistant phones with an IP68 rating, able to be submerged in up to 1.5 metres of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.14

Galaxy S8 midnight Black waterproof to depth of 1m past 1.5m and the other phone that the screen is blurred after 1m and the screen goes out after 1.5m. Galaxy S8 midnight Black waterproof to depth of 1m past 1.5m and the other phone that the screen is blurred after 1m and the screen goes out after 1.5m.

Don't just text. Express yourself with S Pen.

S Pen

With the S Pen on the Galaxy Note8 you can say what words can’t. Live message lets you animate your own GIFs, emojis and photos.

Samsung S Pen being used to draw artwork on a photo of a girl skateboarding shot with the Galaxy Note8 Midnight Black Samsung S Pen being used to draw artwork on a photo of a girl skateboarding shot with the Galaxy Note8 Midnight Black

Keep your music, and your headphones.

Your music

Add up to 100,000 of your songs with Google Play Music, and don't worry about buying new headphones because we kept the 3.5mm jack. This premium quality sound comes packaged with your own pair of AKG tuned earphones.15 16

An image of Galaxy S8 Midnight Black playing a music with a 3.5 mm headphone jack. An image of Galaxy S8 Midnight Black playing a music with a 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Pay virtually anywhere. Not just some places.

Samsung Pay

Samsung Pay works with both new and old terminals to make it the most widely accepted mobile payment app.17

A smartphone that does nothing when someone close to the card reader and appearance of Galaxy S8 midnight Black approved for use. (How to use Samsung Pay - Mobile payment app from Galaxy S8 Midnight Black) A smartphone that does nothing when someone close to the card reader and appearance of Galaxy S8 midnight Black approved for use. (How to use Samsung Pay - Mobile payment app from Galaxy S8 Midnight Black)

The reviews are in.

What it feels like to switch.

Easy to switch.
Easy to learn. Easy to back up.

Some more things
we thought you’d want.

Switch to Galaxy S9 | S9+ now.

Galaxy S9 | S9+

* Availability may vary by country or region.

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1 _ Dual Aperture supports F1.5 and F2.4 modes. Installed on the rear camera (S9)/rear wide camera (S9+).

2 _ Image simulated for illustration purposes.

3 _ Available in F1.5 aperture mode only.

4 _ Super Slow-mo only supports HD resolution. Limited to 20 shots per video with approximately 0.2 seconds of recording and 6 seconds of playback for each shot.

5 _ Edited for comparison purposes.

6 _ Available functions and features may vary by country.

7 _ Samsung Account login and data network (Wi-Fi or internet connection) required. Translation speed may vary depending on internet connection and word count. This function is limited to selected languages. For the full list of languages please visit http://www.samsung.com/ie/apps/bixby/vision/.

8 _ Infinity Display: a near bezel-less, full-frontal glass, edge-to-edge screen.

9 _ SD card sold separately.

10 _ Free storage at high quality, requires Google account and internet connection. Google Photos is a trademark of Google LLC.

11 _ Wireless charger is sold separately. Samsung Wireless charging pad is compatible with other charging pads that support both WPC and PMA.

12 _ Knox Container is optional.

13 _ TIMA is TrustZone-based Integrity Measurement Architecture.

14 _ Other phones rated IP67 (submerged in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 mins.) vs. Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+, Note8, S9 and S9+ rated IP68.

15 _ Availability of Google Play Music may vary by country or region.

16 _ With purchase. New customers only. Redeem in the Google Play Music application on eligible devices between April 21, 2017 and April 29, 2018. Excludes certain carriers. Currently $9.99 / mo. in the US or as specified on the offer landing page in the Google Play Music app after trial period unless you cancel before trial ends. Full terms: g.co/play/fullterms.

17 _ Availability and feature of Samsung Pay may vary by country or region.

18 _ If you do not have the USB connector, open Smart Switch Mobile in “Settings” on your Galaxy S7 and above, or download Smart Switch for PC/Mac. For a wire transfer, device must be a Galaxy device with Android™ 4.3 or higher, iOS 5 or higher, or BlackBerry® 7 OS or 10 OS. Other devices are not supported for a wire transfer and must use the Smart Switch wireless transfer option or download the Smart Switch PC program. If you do not have the USB cable from your old phone or the USB connector for a wired transfer to a GS8, then you may use the wireless options.

19 _ To avoid disruption in text messaging when transferring from iOS, change your iMessage settings.

20 _ Transferrable type of data transferred from non-Android OS to galaxy may vary by its OS version.

21 _ Availability may vary by country or region.