The Galaxy S9 is on its way, and this is everything we know so far about Samsung’s next flagship.
Even today, there’s no denying that the Galaxy S8 is still one of the best-looking phones on the market. Its Quad HD AMOLED Infinity Display is a thing of beauty, its camera takes excellent photos, and even Samsung’s software is finally enjoyable for once. All of the greatness found with the S8 has put a lot of pressure and expectations on the S9, and although it probably won’t be as big of an upgrade as the S8 was from the S7, it’ll still likely be one of the best phones of 2018. Here’s everything we know!
The Galaxy S9 will look a lot like the S8
If you were hoping for a big design upgrade with the S9, you better stop now before you get your hopes up too much. A CAD render of the Galaxy S9 reveals what will most likely be the final look for the device, and although it’s not a big change from the S8, that’s really not a bad thing. The S9 will have extremely tiny bezels around its display with a metal frame and glass back, but there is a change to the placement of the fingerprint sensor.
We still don’t understand Samsung’s reasoning for putting the fingerprint sensor on the S8 where it did, but with the S9, it will be placed below the camera lens. In other words, unlocking a Samsung phone with your finger will no longer make you want to rip out your hair. Woohoo!
Bezels are going to keep shrinking 😮
Speaking of that Infinity Display, the S9 is expected to make it even more impressive than it already is on the S8. The screen-to-body ratio of the Galaxy S8+ is still a thing of