Samsung Galaxy S9 will borrow one of the features of the iPhone X

Samsung Electronics company can borrow from the flagship Apple smartphone one of the features for the forthcoming Galaxy Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus. This was told by Korean resource ETNews.

We are talking about the so-called Animoji, animated Emoji, which debuted on the iPhone X. According to the source, new 3D emojis in Galaxy S9 will be more advanced than Apple. Users will also be able to choose among a variety of 3D characters, including animals that can imitate the expressions. What will be expressed in a special “advanced”, is unclear. ETNews also confirms the presence of stereo speakers.

Samsung has already announced the date of the announcement Galaxy Galaxy S9 and S9+. The Unpacked event will take place on the 25th of February, just in time for the MWC in 2018, which will be held in Barcelona from 26 February to 1 March. The start of international sales is expected on 16 March 2018.

According to preliminary data, the flagship 2018 will differ not only by the size of the display, as was the case with last year’s Galaxy S8 and S8+. The older model Samsung Galaxy S9+ will receive 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal flash memory, and the usual Galaxy S9 — only 4 and 64 GB. Also Galaxy S9+ will be a dual main camera 12+12 MP and Galaxy S9 — single on 12 MP.

Design Galaxy Galaxy S9 and S9+ will remain virtually unchanged in comparison with the predecessors, except for one noticeable difference. Regardless of single or dual camera, both smartphones items on the rear panel will be arranged vertically, with the fingerprint scanner under the camera module. This should solve the problem with the contamination of the lens.

Smartphones are codenamed Star 1 and Star 2, their model numbers SM-G960 and SM-G965. The displays also will not change — the 5.8 – and 6.2-inch edge-to-edge Super AMOLED screens with curved side edges a resolution of Quad HD+ (2960 × 1440 pixels). The front camera will get the sensor at 8 MP.

Samsung Galaxy Galaxy S9 and S9+ will be the first and for a while the only smartphones based on 10-nanometer Qualcomm Snapdragon 845. The first batch of the new chip will be used in the Galaxy S9 for the United States, and for other regions based Galaxy S9 will fall 10-nanometer Exynos 9810. Batteries Galaxy Galaxy S9 and S9+ get the capacity of 3000 mAh and 3500, respectively. Both models have a slot for microSD cards and will retain the 3.5 mm audio Jack. There are AKG stereo speakers, protection from water and dust IP68 level Android OS 8.0 Oreo.