Samsung will unveil its next flagship handset, the Galaxy S9, next month at Cell World Congress (MWC). The firm’s smartphone chief, DJ Koh, confirmed the open to ZDNet at CES the day gone by. Koh didn’t provide a particular date, however MWC will slide from February twenty sixth to March 1st this year, so seek files from the unveiling to tumble someplace in that time physique.
The S9 (and, presumably, an S9 Plus) would maybe well maybe be the successors to the S8 and S8 Plus, which launched at a Samsung match in Fresh York final March sooner than occurring sale in April. The S8 and its bigger brother were a hit with critics, who praised the phones’ lovely web and unbiased correct cameras. The phones were even appropriate ample to make shoppers ignore the catastrophe of the Galaxy Level to 7 and its exploding batteries.
No longer noteworthy is well-known concerning the Galaxy S9 at this level, though we’re now no longer awaiting any radical departures from the S8. A handful of leaked renders imply it would test up on reach-the same to its predecessor, with a itsy-bitsy tweak transferring the rear fingerprint sensor to below the digital camera (in desire to its recent, awkward quandary of off to 1 aspect).
On the opposite hand, the S9 and S9 Plus won’t be all Samsung fans must test up on ahead to this year. Speaking to ZDNet, Koh moreover reiterated that the firm plans to open a foldable phone in 2018. What precisely “foldable” technique by utilizing functionality isn’t obvious, however smartphones with crooked displays private been an obsession of Samsung’s for added than half of a decade. To this level, it’s given us the extraordinary Galaxy Spherical however moreover the a hit wraparound displays of the S7 Edge onwards. Let’s glance what’s next.