Samsung Officially Launches Galaxy S9 and S9+ in the Philippines Patty Uy March 14, 2018 Analog, Events, Geek Tech, Geeks Samsung Electronics Philippines officially introduced its newest flagship phones, the Galaxy S9 and S9+, at a media launch at the Grand Hyatt Manila last March 9, 2018. Avatar created with Samsung Galaxy S9 Notable personalities present were Solenn Heusaff and Georgina Wilson, who are also the brand ambassadors for the aforementioned phones as well as the hosts for the night. Absent from the event, but also a brand ambassador, is the renowned fashion photographer BJ Pascual. Shot taken with the S9 The media event features the Experiential Zone, where guests can experience first-hand the features of the phone units, and the “Selfinity” Zone, where users can get their photos taken in the midst of slow-motion videos taken by the Galaxy S9. The media event was capped in a high note by a full-set performance by singer-songwriter Ely Buendia. For more information on the new phones, you can check DAGeeks’ article here, and the Samsung website here.