Preorders for the newly announced Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ will begin starting Friday, March 2, 2018. Retail stores will carry the new flagship models on March 16 sale. Here are the details you need to know about it.
Samsung has introduced both the Galaxy S9 and S9+ at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the international models other than the US will be powered by the Exynos 9810 octa-core processor, which includes India.
Price and Availability
Here’s how much the S9 will cost you when it is released in March.
The Galaxy S9 price in the US starts at $719.99 (roughly Rs. 46,600) for the unlocked model, or $30 (almost Rs 1,950) per month on a 24 month financing option (EMI), while the Galaxy S9+ will be available at $839.99 (roughly Rs. 54,400) for the unlocked model, or $35 per month for 2 years EMI option.
For pre-booking? Begins March 2nd. Available from AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Verizon Wireless and Xfinity mobile from March 16. It goes on sale in Best Buy stores and BestBuy.com, Amazon, Costco, Sam’s Club, Target, and Walmart.
In the UK, the S9 cost £739 (US$ 1032 / Rs. 66,795 approx.), while the S9+ £869 (US$ 1213 / Rs. 78545 approx.) You can pre-order starting 25th February itself. Customers who ordered before March 7 will also get their devices 7 days early on March 9th. It will be available on Samsung.com and select retailers from 16th March with various trade-in deals.
Europe market is also selling and taking orders for Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. In Germany, Netherlands, and France – 849 euros (US$ 1043 / Rs. 67,545 approx.) For the S9+, 949 euros (US$ 1166 / Rs. 66,795 approx.) in Germany, Netherlands and France and to book Galaxy S9+ (256GB), you’ll need to pay 1,049 euros (US$ 1289/ Rs. 83,455 approx.) in Germany and France.
Starting March 16, you can receive your booked Galaxy S9 and S9+ in Germany. Pre-orders begin from today itself in Netherlands and France. If you order before 15 March you can get €400 trade-in value when returning the old device. And orders before March 8th will receive it from a week prior the official date.
In Italy, the Galaxy S9 is priced at 899 euros (US$ 1105 / Rs. 71,520 approx.) and the Galaxy S9+ for 999 euros (US$ 1228 / Rs. 79,480 approx.).