Samsung Galaxy S9: all new features to expect

Where there is smoke there is fire, and the fact that nuggets of info about upcoming Galaxy S9 are already trickling out may come as support for the rumor that Samsung may pull its release forward in order to combat the wider market availability of the iPhone X, whose production is expected to ramp up sufficiently no sooner than next quarter. 

While a grandiose change in looks is not expected, given that Samsung just blasted off with the Infinity Display design this year, there will be grand changes under the hood, if the rumor mill and history are to be believed. 

So, without further ado, we are corralling all the credible rumors about upcoming new features of the Galaxy S9 that make sense, and have a chance to land in the device. Check them out in the slideshow above, and tell us if these make you wait on the S9 with bated breath.

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Galaxy S9
  • Display 5.8" 1440 x 2960 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Octa-core, 2800 MHz
  • Storage 64GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(31h talk time)



2. Furkan

Posts: 552; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

Technology is growing so fast :P But in 2,3 years noticable changes

25. Klinton

Posts: 1409; Member since: Oct 24, 2016

Can not wait for, Galaxy to copy those noticable newest tech apple's features. 1. No-jack 2. No-FPS 3. No-tch

27. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

Just like how you copy everyone's comment about Samsung copying? Very original.

3. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

So it will compete with iPhone 6S.

4. nikhil23

Posts: 505; Member since: Dec 07, 2016

sir you're missing 1 will compete with ip16s

5. Mr.Pussy

Posts: 348; Member since: Feb 16, 2017

Sir forgive him. He had too many drinks last night.

19. HansP

Posts: 542; Member since: Oct 16, 2011

Spiked kool-aid :)

29. prakash_shewani

Posts: 25; Member since: Feb 05, 2016

*ip 61s

30. highwaysnobbery

Posts: 59; Member since: Feb 19, 2013

No, Samsung has been copying Apple of the future...

24. AustinPaul

Posts: 159; Member since: Dec 13, 2011

from what planet are you?

6. Lumberjack

Posts: 306; Member since: May 04, 2017

Too late for 1000fps HD. Next Sony will have in FHD

11. worldpeace

Posts: 3135; Member since: Apr 15, 2016


8. max1c

Posts: 103; Member since: Oct 11, 2014

What we really need is a 4k 144hz screen. Or at least a current res 144hz screen...

18. bucky

Posts: 3797; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

On a 5.5" inch device? Really?

20. HansP

Posts: 542; Member since: Oct 16, 2011

Frame rate is essential when you compete online in those PUBG clones... \o/

22. wando77

Posts: 1169; Member since: Aug 23, 2012

Yes, some people like VR which Samsung is pushing with their phones

10. Einstein333

Posts: 146; Member since: May 22, 2012

I'd prefer a bigger battery over everything else!

12. rsiders

Posts: 2037; Member since: Nov 17, 2011

Huawei welcomes you.:)

13. Pitrich

Posts: 239; Member since: Apr 13, 2016

Different fingerprint sensor position. Please!!!!!!

15. SmartPhoneMobiles

Posts: 188; Member since: Oct 16, 2016

the 8 didn't come out properly and 9 is already coming? mg

17. uncle_gadget

Posts: 1050; Member since: Sep 20, 2017

And what's wrong with the 8? Its perfect. The annual release schedule is only 1 quarter away. Christmas is literally roughly 60 days from now. Phones don't stop coming. The 8 is already here, so its obvious its time for the next model. I won't be interested in the S9. I didn't even want the S8. But had to take it due to the Note 7.

21. irossdrummer

Posts: 371; Member since: Jan 17, 2015

If they did like an underscreen fingerprint sensor, it would knock the shoes off of all the competitors. But that's still a little too futuristic for right now

23. squishypanda8

Posts: 46; Member since: Aug 28, 2015

Hopefully this will be my next phone

26. ChafedBanana

Posts: 409; Member since: Sep 20, 2011

1000 fps?.........jizzzzz

28. Naviiin

Posts: 16; Member since: Oct 10, 2012

(Frontfacing) stereo speakers please.

31. GalaxyLeads_iCrapFollows

Posts: 216; Member since: Nov 29, 2017

Samsung always the innovator. Maybe in a few years apple will catch up.

32. androiduser

Posts: 556; Member since: Jun 18, 2014

It seems awesome but sadly i won't even consider it because phone comfort is important to me and the s9 will come with the really tall and thing screen which is very uncomfortable

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