After the launch of Galaxy S8, Samsung has started working on Galaxy S9 which has been labeled as codename “STAR.” Though S8 is already a complete and the most powerful smartphone in the market, Samsung R&D is working to further improve the user experience with Galaxy S9. In the meantime, Qualcomm is working on Snapdragon 845 chipset, and it is expected that S9 will come equipped with this new SoC. Likewise, S9 will come with a much-improved software which will be based on Android O. As of now, not much information has been gathered about the next generation Galaxy device, but be assured that it will be better than S8 and S8 Plus.
The phone will have an option for either single SIM or dual SIM hybrid slot. The standard features are Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C port, NFC, GPS and fingerprint sensors. Rumors are also there that the fingerprint sensors will again be placed at the front, instead of back. It will have a 5.7 inch Super AMOLED Infinity display with a resolution of 2160 x 3840 pixels.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Specifications
|Colors||Blue, Black, Silver, Grey|
|Network & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|USB||Yes, USB Type-C|
|Resolution||2160 x 3840 pixels|
|Processor||Octa Core Processor|
|Internal Memory||64GB, 128GB|
|External Memory||Yes, up to 2TB|
|Flash||Yes, Dual LED Flash|
|Features||HDR, Touch-Focus, Auto-Focus, Face Detection|
|Extra Features||Fingerprint Sensors, Iris scanner|
Galaxy S9 will be coupled with 6GB of RAM and 64 or 128GB internal storage with the support for microSD card up to 2TB. As far as the camera is concerned, it will possess a 16MP dual setup camera with all the premium features accompanied with an 8MP front-facing camera with wide-angle lenses. Galaxy S9 will carry forward the bezel-less design and metal body from existing S8 device. It will also feature improved Iris scanner and surround sound technology.
It might come with a non-removable 4200mAh battery which will, obviously be, non-removable. No wonder that Samsung is working on a futuristic phone with the most advanced features and specifications. The expected price for Samsung Galaxy S9 will be around Rs. 59000 for the base variant.
Other exciting features of upcoming S9 are yet to be known, therefore stay tuned with us to get more updates on Samsung Galaxy S9.