9.8 out of 10 based on 2825 reviews

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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Best Price: $1,128

  • User Score (2361)
    9.1 9.1 from 2361 reviewers
  • Expert Score (75)
    8.9 8.9 from 75 reviewers
  • Design (44)
    10 10 from 44 reviewers
  • Value for money (23)
    8.5 8.5 from 23 reviewers
  • Features (2)
    9.7 9.7 from 2 reviewers
  • Ease of use (15)
    9.0 9.0 from 15 reviewers
  • Performance (2)
    9.5 9.5 from 2 reviewers
  • Sound quality (25)
    10 10 from 25 reviewers
  • Reliability (7)
    7.1 7.1 from 7 reviewers
  • Overall quality (2)
    9.8 9.8 from 2 reviewers
  • Battery performance (10)
    9.8 9.8 from 10 reviewers
  • Display (10)
    10 10 from 10 reviewers
  • Weight (2)
    9.6 9.6 from 2 reviewers
  • Functionality (7)
    8.6 8.6 from 7 reviewers
  • Speed performance (13)
    9.8 9.8 from 13 reviewers
  • Gaming performance (2)
    10 10 from 2 reviewers
  • Build quality (8)
    10 10 from 8 reviewers
  • Connectivity (2)
    10 10 from 2 reviewers
  • Keyboard (2)
    10 10 from 2 reviewers
  • Temperature (2)
    10 10 from 2 reviewers
  • Camera (10)
    10 10 from 10 reviewers
  • Multimedia (9)
    10 10 from 9 reviewers
  • Battery life (36)
    9.8 9.8 from 36 reviewers
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  • Score Distribution

Experts:
9-10
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7-8
(26)
5-6
(0)
3-4
(0)
1-2
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Users:
9-10
(1808)
7-8
(327)
5-6
(94)
3-4
(47)
1-2
(85)
  • Expert Reviews

  1. Good Gear Guide

    Good Gear Guide
    8.5/10
    16 March 2018

    With the S9 and S9+, Samsung swing their engineering talent, brand power and their overall focus back towards the camera side of the equation and, while the results of this pivot aren’t by any means poor, the whole thing does come off as a little predictable. Read more

    • Great camera for both stills and video, Infinity Display still great
    • Battery life, Bixby still kinda mediocre, Your mileage may vary on AR emojis
  2. CRN.com.au

    CRN.com.au
    9 March 2018

    When we reviewed Samsung's large-screened new Galaxy smartphone last year, the Galaxy S8+ , we described it as "futuristic" for its huge display and edge-to-edge design. But the future arrived quickly afterward as most major smartphone makers, Apple included, adopted some version of a large,... Read more

  3. Smarthouse

    Smarthouse
    9 March 2018

    When Apple took the top end smartphone over the $1K barrier they became a serious investment consideration now we are seeing a pitched battle between the Apple Read more

  • User Reviews

  1. Nice phone, but good luck getting Bluetooth workin

    JB Hi-Fi
    6.0/10
    Reviewer: Smeesh, JB Hi-Fi
    1 week ago

    Happy with the phone itself, but it appears Samsung have upgraded to Bluetooth 5. Consequently, I cannot get Bluetooth working on any of my devices that my S7 would connect to no problems. It will not even find the devices in the Bluetooth scan - including Fitbit, car stereos (x2) and soundbar. Read more

  2. Struggles with compatible apps and Bluetooth.

    Harvey Norman
    4.0/10
    Reviewer: Maca79, Harvey Norman
    20 September 2018

    Has great camera and functionality but struggles to align with common apps that were easily aligned on the S7. Struggles with android auto especially. Read more

  3. Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus - Black

    The Good Guys
    8.0/10
    Reviewer: DHAVAL, The Good Guys
    15 July 2018

    Read more

    • Speed camera
    • Same design, weight
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