As you might know that Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ were launched in spring season of 2017. But the curiosity of their next phones is on its peak and we are starting to hear much about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+.
So here we will try to put all the rumors in front of you and let you decide whether they are likely to be true or not or you can also drop your thought in comment section below.
Release Date for Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
- It is likely to be announced on 25 February 2018
- Earlier than Samsung Galaxy S8
- Mainly rumored on RWC 2018
It has been mostly predicted that Samsung is going to launch it in 2018 at CES in the month of January. But this time it is not going to happen as and it is most likely to be launched in February 2018 which would be earlier than S8 release.
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Price in UK
Its is predicted from the specs that S9 will touch 700 Pound and you could buy Samsung Galaxy S9+ for 800 Pound. We all know that at the start the prices of Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ were a little high up to 679 Pound for S8 and 779 Pound for S8+ and then gone a little down afterwards. But this time this is not gonna happen if you have some misconception that I will buy it when it will be cheaper than you might get disappointed.
Samsung Galaxy S8+ and S8 were an extraordinary success as compared to their initial price range, so it is very unlikely that their successors are going to be cheaper.
Design of Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
The new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are not going to have a significant design variations as they would be quite similar to their predecessors in terms of design. All screens from front going to be same, their is a dispute on fingerprint sensor that will built into display. You might observe minor changes in front screen as compared to Galaxy S8 ans S8+.
Here is a famous twitter leak guy has to express about Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+:
Disappointed, the S9 on the left did not pass the test and was killed, on the right is the real S9, which is almost the same as S8. pic.twitter.com/rrREFRKuq6
— Ice universe (@UniverseIce) December 14, 2017
— MacRumors.com (@MacRumors) December 15, 2017
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Specs Overview
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
- RAM: 6GB
- Aspect ratio: 18.5:9
- S9 Display: 5.8in HDR and S9+ Display: 6.2in HDR
- Under-screen or rear-mounted fingerprint reader
- Cameras: Two 12-megapixel with 10x optical zoom and 1,000fps
- IP68 Water-resistant
- Improvement in battery life compared to the S8 and S8+ respectively
- Internal Storage: 64GB (MicroSD card: up to 256GB)
- Type-C USB 3.1
- Headphone jack: 3.5mm, with AKG stereo speakersAndroid Version: 8.0 Oreo
We are also hoping that Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ will come with latest chip Snapdragon 845, which will be both fast(30%) and efficient(15%) as compared to the previous version.
The upcoming chip will also have higher clock speed of 28GHz as compared to chip 835. Which can manage up to 2.45GHz. The new GPU will also be 30% better in terms of performance which is good news for mobile gaming people.
The new chip is also very helpful for longer battery life. The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ will last longer as their is an up shift in power efficiency and System Cache up to 3MB. Also you’ll be able to charge your phone up to 50% of battery life with the charge of only 15 mins, which is a biggest advantage of 845.
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Camera
It is expected that the upcoming S9 and S9+ will have a much better camera as compared to it predecessors. As we all know that Samsung is providing the excellent camera since Samsung Galaxy S6 so we are quite sure that this will not disappoint us and will be a better version as compared to the previous ones. Well, we haven’t heard about the exact mega pixels yet, but as the news come in our radar we will update it accordingly.
There is also a possibility of dual camera setup for Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. As the Samsung Note 8 was the first device to have dual camera setup and it will not be any surprise if they adopt some of Note series features.
It is also rumored that S9 and S9+ will be having a super slow motion camera with 1000 fps image sensor more likely the Sony XZ Premium. It also in news that Samsung is working on building its own sensor instead of outsourcing to someone else.
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Display
It is in the news that the screen size of Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ will remain same as of Galaxy S8 and S8+ respectively. So S8 has 5.8 inch screen and the Galaxy S8+ has 6.2 inch bigger phapblet size screen. We’re expecting the panel to be Super AMOLED as it has given a huge success to Samsung in the past. Mobile HDR is also expected in Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+. It is still a debate that whether Samsung will increase the resolution which is Quad HD+ before? Well, it wouldn’t be to surprising if they moved to 4K.
Iris scanning in Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
We are already familiar that Iris scanning was provided by Samsung in its previous flagship of S8 and S8+ and definitely it going to be incorporated in the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ with most probably improved version of it.
There has been tweeted as well that S9 will be having a 3D sensor front camera. But this information is quite legit that this time the Iris scanner resolution will be increased so that one can able to scan by wearing glasses or in light conditions as well.
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Android Version
It is quite obvious that the Galaxy S9 and S9+ will be launching with the latest Android Operating System Orio along with TouchWiz software. It is not completely sure that what exact features will be there, but most of them would be Android Orio along with their own ones as well.
Watch Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ trailer below:
Well, all the information is given above is a well calculated guesses, so it might be possible that Samsung will come up with their new flagship encompassing a lot of different features and improvement from the previous flagship of S8 and S8+.
We will keep this post updated as something updated comes up in the news, social media etc. So keep visiting and if you have heard any other rumors regarding Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ then do share then in comment section below or any other thought you might want to share.