• 5.8" (2960x1440) Super AMOLED
  • 4GB
    Snapdragon 845 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.5, OIS Rear: 1 Camera
  • 4000 mAh W-Charge

The Samsung Galaxy S9 Active phone has a 5.8-inch (2960x1440) Super AMOLED screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 4000 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 845 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy S9 Active
Display5.8" 2960x1440 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 26mm 12-MP f/1.5 (Primary) +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 25mm 8-MP f/1.7
Computing
  • Snapdragon 845 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery4000 mAh, Wireless Charging
DesignIP68
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Display
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.8"
Resolution2960x1440
Sharpness (PPI)568 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 5
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • Always-On
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Megapixel12-MP
Aperturef/1.5
Focal Length (35mm) 26mm
Sensor Pixel Size1.4 µm
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
  • Object Tracking
Hardware Features
  • Dual LED Flash
  • LED Flash
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 2160p/60fps
  • 1080p/240fps
  • 720p/960fps
Battery
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)4000 mAh
Battery Features
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Computing
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 845
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.8 GHz
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 8.0
Communications
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT18 1200/211 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • MU-MIMO
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • DIP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • HSP
  • BT LE
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PAN
  • PBAP/PAB
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.1
  • USB OTG
Sim Card 0
NameSIM0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
  • XMF
Video Formats
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • MP4
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • Heart Rate
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS

Galaxy S9 Active Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is the Samsung Galaxy S9 Active waterproof?

Yes. Our information indicates that the Galaxy S9 Active is IP68-certified to be water-resistant. I.P means Ingress Protection, which is the level of protection against dust or water that could get into phones.

Is the Galaxy S9 Active Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy S9 Active does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but things could be different in Asia. We mostly track USA data.

Is the Galaxy S9 Active 4K?

No, the Galaxy S9 Active resolution of (2960x1440) is not defined as 4K. 4K is often defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but it has even more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy S9 Active feature Wireless Charging?

Yes, the Galaxy S9 Active supports Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy S9 Active compatible with 4G?

Yes, the Galaxy S9 Active is a 4G-LTE smartphone that is rated 4G LTE CAT18 (1200/211 Mbps).

Does the Galaxy S9 Active work with 5G networks?

No, the Galaxy S9 Active is not a 5G NR device.

Does the Galaxy S9 Active have a USB-C connector?

Yes, the Galaxy S9 Active is a USB-C handset. The USB-C port runs on the USB 3.1 standard.

Does the Galaxy S9 Active have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy S9 Active does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Active Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better