Just a few days back Samsung launched the galaxy s9 and galaxy s9+. Till the time, Google Pixel 2 and Apple iPhone X have one of the best camera respectively. But recently Samsung’s latest flagship device, Galaxy S9+ (plus) beats Google Pixel 2 (98) and iPhoneX’s camera (97) with a overall DxOMark score of 99 out of 100. This is highest DxOMark score ever achieved on an existing mobile.
In case if you don’t know then DxOMark is a website which provides image quality ratings for standalone cameras, lenses, and mobile devices that include cameras. DxOMark engineers capture and evaluate over 1500 test images and more than 2 hours of video both in controlled lab environments and in natural indoor and outdoor scenes, using the camera’s default settings.
Let’s know a bit about galaxy s9+ camera specifications, samsung galaxy s9+ sports dual 12-megapixel sensors on the back. The 12MP primary camera comes with 1/2.55″ sensor and f/1.5 / f/2.4 variable aperture lens, while the secondary 12MP one features 1/3.6″ sensor, 2x tele and f/2.4 aperture lens. Moreover the camera has image stabilization and dual-pixel phase-detection auto-focus with LED flash option.
Talking about the overall photo score, galaxy s9+ scored 104 points in this section. which is the best that have seen on any mobile yet. Apart from this, the device’s video score is 91/100 which puts it among the top level camera phones list.
According to DxOMark, samsung galaxy s9+ can capture top level photos in both good light and sunny conditions. It produces bight and vivid colors with a very wide dynamic range. Also Galaxy s9+’s camera performance in low dimmed light condition is equally impressive. In very low light, the device also produces good output and all thanks to the LED flash.
For its premium level dual-cameras, galaxy s9+ can also capture amazing bokeh images, Blur extends not only to the back of a scene but also to the foreground, and both blur strength and transitions create a pleasant look. The photos took at zoomed conditions is also outstanding, as per DxOMak report this device achieves excellent results when zooming in.
The overall Image and Video score is calculated using a range of sub-scores. With a total photo score of 104, the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus achieves Exposure and Contrast score of 91/100, color score of 81/100,Autofocus score of 91/100, Texture score 67/100, Noise 79/100, Artfacts 62/100, Flash 86/100, Zoom 65/100, Bokeh 50/100. Also the device achieved video score of 91/100 with individual score of Exposure (83), Color (88), Autofocus (87), Texture (50), Noise (74), Artifacts (80), and Stabilization (86).
DxOMark stated,”The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus is a smartphone without any real weaknesses in the camera department. In both still and video modes, it performs well across the board, delivering consistently good photo and video image quality in all light and shooting situations, thus earning itself our highest DxOMark Mobile score to date. Add one of the best smartphone zooms and a capable bokeh simulation mode to the mix, and the Galaxy S9 Plus is difficult to ignore for any photo-minded smartphone user. With the Galaxy S9 Plus, Samsung is setting the pace for 2018. We’ll see if the competition can follow suit.”
So if are looking for a smartphone with top notch camera quality, the galaxy s9 plus should be your first choice. As of now, as per the DxOMark report,Samsung galaxy s9+ is the best camera mobile phone.