Camera | Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+


*Image of Galaxy S9+.

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Dual Aperture

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

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.

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

Photo taken by Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ camera in low light, demonstrating F1.5 aperture

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.

Photo taken by Samsung Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ camera in bright daylight, demonstrating F2.4 aperture

F2.4 aperture mode

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

Low light photos with noise reduction

Picture low light like daylight.

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. 

* Image simulated for illustration purposes.

* Available in F1.5 aperture mode only.

Photo taken by Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ camera demonstrating low light ability and noise reduction

Super Slow-mo

Next level slow-motion: 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.

* 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.

* Edited for comparison purposes.


Super Slow-mo

Video taken on Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ in 240FPS slow-motion and 960FPS Super Slow-mo Image taken on Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ in 240FPS slow-motion and 960FPS Super Slow-mo

Easy sharing

Instant edits. Effortless likes.

Create captivating Super Slow-mo videos to share with your friends. Add music to your video with a random selection from preloaded choices or use a song from your own playlist. You can also make it a GIF with three styles of looping: reverse, forward, or swing. 

* Background music cannot be added to GIFs.

Super Slow-mo video taken using Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9+ camera

Three ways to watch the action over and over.

* Hover over to see it in motion

Easy sharing

Reverse loop

Easy content sharing

Forward loop

Easy content sharing


Lock screen

Lock in a slow-mo masterpiece.

Relive those epic Super Slow-mo moments on your lock screen.

Use Super Slow-mo video set as the lock screen on Galaxy S9+
Use Super Slow-mo video set as the lock screen on Galaxy S9+
Set Super Slow-mo video as lock screen on Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

Motion Detection

Record at the right moment.

Get the Super Slow-mo video you want in one take. Turn on Motion Detection and the camera will automatically start filming at 960FPS when you need it to.

*Edited for illustrative purposes.

 Motion Detect GUI on Galaxy S9+ with frames from a Super Slow-mo video


More action. Less blur.

When you're on a bumpy ride, your photos will still come out sharp thanks to optical image stabilization (OIS). It keeps photos clear even if you're a little shaky.

* Galaxy S9 (OIS), Galaxy S9+ (Dual OIS).

Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) for clearer and less blur photos while moving

Live focus with background blur shapes

Photos just got more playful.

Your portraits will pop when you bring faces to the front with Live focus. Then use
the background blur shapes function to turn bokeh background lights into shapes, adding sparkle to the scene.

*Live focus with background blur shapes filter available only on the Galaxy S9+ rear

Live Focus with Bokeh Filters on Galaxy S9 and S9+
Background blur

Google Photos

The camera is reimagined. The storage is unlimited.

Store your stunning photos, videos, and even slow-mo videos in high quality, with unlimited storage from Google Photos. Your memories are automatically organized and always easy to find and share.

* Free storage at high quality requires Google account and internet connection. 

* Subject to change in accordance with Google policy.©2018 Google LLC All rights reserved. Google Photos is a trademark of Google LLC

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Unlimited Storage on Google Photos with Galaxy S9+