After the successful release of the two flagships from Samsung this year – Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8 Plus and Note 8, Samsung is up for something big for the next year. After the launch of Apple’s special edition, iPhone X, there is no shortage of hype that Samsung is going to break the stereotypes in next flagship – Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 Plus.
With this, Samsung fanatics are constantly wondering that what is going to change in the upcoming flagship of Samsung and how the two Samsung Galaxy S9 will beat the Apple’s X phone. So get ready to dive into the tech talk about the Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 Plus.
All You Need to Know About Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 Plus
If you are wondering what’s the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus will look, here’s the summary. As per shown in the trailer, the phones are going to be bezel-less and this time, serious bezel ditching is there. The edges of the phones are going to be curved on all the four sides along with the full body protected by Gorilla Glass, along with the Edge Screen Support. This all gives the Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 Plus a completely beautiful redesign intelligently assisted by Bixby.
The display of this upcoming flagship from Samsung is called as “Edge to Edge Infinity Display” that looks gorgeous in the size of 5.8-inch and 6.4-inch for Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus respectively. Moreover, the leaks goes that this display is going to feature an in-screen fingerprint sensor that is actually a good news for the people who complained about the odd placement of fingerprint sensor in the previous flagship, next to the camera.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 Plus is going to feature the latest OS – Android Oreo 8.0 which includes a number of updates and new features including:
- Adaptive Icons
- Autofill APIs
- Better Keyboard Navigation
- Notification Channels and Dots
4: Color Options
The upcoming flagship is said to come in the four color options that give the phones more royal and fascinating looks. These four color options are:
- Orchid Grey
- Midnight Black
- Coral Blue
- Maple Gold
5: Performance and Storage
Samsung speeded up everything in the upcoming flagship as compared to the previous ones. The 6GB RAM when coupled with the Snapdragon 845 & Exynos 9 Series, the Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 Plus can double the performance as compared to previous flagship devices. Not only has this, the phones come with the grade IP69 water and dust resistance to offer you more freedom in your hands.
As expected, there is a dual, professional camera in the upcoming flagship from Samsung. With a rear 12MP dual sensor with autofocus, 2X Optical Zoom and the aperture of f/1.7 and f/2.4. With the front being 8MP lens with the aperture of f/1.7 along with the autofocus. 4K video is also supported.
7: Additional Features
Additional features include the iris scanner that offers the top-notch security to your device. Another great feature supported in the Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9 Plus is the realistic gaming that offers more power in your hand. With the doubled speed and performance, gaming has never been so smooth and real.
8: Release Date and Price
As far as the release date of the flagship is concerned. If Samsung is going to follow its previous pattern of release date. S9 and S9 Plus are expected to be launched around February and March in the coming year. While the price estimates of the flagship are around £649 and £799 for the new Galaxy S9 devices.
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