Galaxy S9 Tips: First 9 things to do with your new S9 or S9+

If you're one of the many people picking up a new Galaxy S9 or S9+ in recent days, then you might be overwhelmed by the sheer amount of stuff this phone can do. If you can imagine a phone doing it, chances are it's a feature on the latest Samsung flagships. So where do you start? Where are the crucial dials and levers you need to pull to get the most out of your new S8?

Well, we're here to help -- we've wrapped up the first 9 things you should do as you get started with your shiny new Galaxy. There are some hidden features and settings, as well as some not-so-hidden functionality that you'll definitely want to avail yourself of as you set up your new phone. Check out our video above, and remember to subscribe to Android Central on YouTube so you don't miss the rest of our GS9 coverage.

Alex Dobie
Executive Editor

Alex was with Android Central for over a decade, producing written and video content for the site, and served as global Executive Editor from 2016 to 2022.