List Of Common Status Bar Indicator Icons in Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ Plus

Samsung has unveiled the 9th flagship Galaxy smartphone in the Galaxy S series at MWC 2018. There would be two variants which are Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ Plus. Both these Samsung Galaxy smartphones have hardware differences, the Galaxy S9 plus being the superior. Both these smartphones run the Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. Both these smartphones use the same chipset. The EMEA variants use Exynos 9810 Octa while the USA and China variant use Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845.

The Galaxy S9 features 4 GB RAM and the plus variant has 6 GB RAM. The storage variants come in 64/128/256 GB storage which is further expandable to 200 GB via micro SD card. One thing to note here is that none of these smartphones use a hybrid SIM slot. Which means you can either use a SIM or micro SD card in the SIM 2 slot. The USP of these smartphones will be their cameras. Samsung claims that camera of the Galaxy S9+ Plus is just like a human eye which changes the aperture according to the lighting conditions for stunning photos even in low light.

Both these Galaxy smartphones will be released to retail on March 16th, 2018. The prices start from 840 EUR.

Right now this post will tell you about the common indicator icons in Galaxy S9/S9+. These indicator icons appear in the notification panel which shows some specific information related to the phone or apps. Some indicator icons denote a caution or a problem that needs to be fixed by the user. You should know about all these indicator icons because if any of them appears in the notification panel then you can better understand it and can perform the required task. There are a total of 22 indicator icons in Galaxy S9 however if you see some new ones then don't forget to notify us. This tutorial applies to SM-G960U and SM-G965U models.

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Status Bar Indicator Icons in Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ Plus

List Of Status Bar Indicator Icons On a Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ Plus

   The battery is full.

Low battery indicator.

The battery is charging.

 Your phone is in vibrate mode.

Your phone is in mute mode.

 4G LTE is active in your Galaxy S9/S9+.

 Signal strength indicator icon.

Your phone is not connected to a cellular network.

Wi-Fi is connected to your Galaxy S9.

Location indicator.

 Missed call.

 Call in progress.

The call is on hold. This is indicated by a pause icon next to the call icon.

New email message.

   New Voicemail.

 Play store app updates are available.

 Open Wi-Fi is available with no password security.

 File upload in progress from your Galaxy S9. This is indicated by an arrow in an upward direction.

File download in progress. This is indicated by an arrow in a downward direction.

 A new message has received.

If you find any new indicator icon on your Galaxy S9/S9+ then do let us know via comments.

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  1. I have a broken triangle with up and down arrows inside. Someone thought it was a roaming signal but I put phone in airplane mode but still there. Someone else suggested it may be a notice bearing data usage limit

    1. Would be good if you can share a screenshot with us on our social network e.g. Facebook. We will add that icon info in this post.