Early Galaxy S9 leaks show Samsung can't copy the iPhone fast enough

Otis Hoffman
November 24, 2017

The physical Bixby button is also present in the render, meaning it could also be included in the actual model.

Samsung's very own foldable phone idea has been around for quite some time but it hasn't b en implemented still.

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Not a single smartphone manufacturer is dominant in United Kingdom market, unlike the USA where Samsung and Apple hold more than 80% sales from the overall market's landscape. With the hype surrounded around the phone, its apparent that Samsung would have to manufacture the Galaxy X in great numbers to fulfil the demand. It also appears to be the first handset that fixes the awkward fingerprint scanner placement that has been criticized on the Galaxy S8 and Note 8.

Samsung's new flagship smartphones for the first half of 2018 are already on their way, and may make a super-early appearance at next January's CES. Recent leaks suggested the Galaxy S9's chips won't be able to match the power of the A11 Bionic.

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It is believed that the Galaxy S9 will be an "iterative" device; essentially an upgrade of the existing Galaxy S8, rather than a fully-fledged reboot of the S range concept.

The concept of a foldable phone or tablet since several year with Samsung teasing the tech-lovers every now and then. Both models pack 64GB of internal storage, supplemented by a microSD slot, and both leave the 3.5-millimeter headphone jack intact. But these early reports seem to indicate that Samsung is having a harder time "copying" the iPhone than before, and some of the things you see on a brand new iPhone won't be available nearly immediately on the next Galaxy S model. Samsung made major design changes as well as processor improvements.

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The Microsoft Store has started selling a new premium Android phone in the US. As you might have noticed, the listing actually refers to the Galaxy Note8 as the regular Galaxy S8, which is most likely the result of a lazy copy-paste job.

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