Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus will reportedly copy one of the iPhone X’s most popular new features: Animoji.
Korean website ETNews claims the flagship smartphones will have a new 3D emoji function that is „more advanced“ than Animoji. Like on the iPhone X, users will be able to choose from various 3D characters, including animals, that mimic facial movements as tracked by the Galaxy S9’s facial recognition sensors.
Samsung should reveal the name of its Animoji competitor when the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus are unveiled at Mobile World Congress on February 25. Many details about the smartphones have already leaked, [...]
Samsung is planning to unveil its next-generation smartphones, the Galaxy S9 and S9+, at an event that’s set to take place at Mobile World Congress on February 25, but ahead of that date, several images have leaked depicting the South Korean company’s new flagship device.
Noted leaker Evan Blass, aka @evleaks, has shared several renders of the new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ on Twitter, along with details about what to expect from the device that will compete directly with Apple’s own iPhone X.
Galaxy S9 Samsung’s two new smartphones will continue to use the same general design as the Galaxy S8 devices, with slim bezels and a near edge-to-edge [...]
Samsung yesterday unveiled its new Galaxy Note 8 in New York, introducing a device with a 6.3-inch AMOLED Infinity Display, 12-megapixel dual rear cameras, a new S Pen, a 10nm processor, 6GB RAM, IP68 water resistance, and a few features cribbed from Apple, including a „Live Focus“ photo mode for adjusting depth and dual rear cameras with telephoto and wide-angle lenses.
MacRumors videographer Matt Gonzalez attended Samsung’s launch event and was able to get some hands-on time with the device this afternoon. Because Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 will directly compete with Apple’s upcoming „iPhone 8,“ we decided to compare Samsung’s [...]
Amid reports Apple is investing billions of dollars to help LG begin production of OLED displays for future iPhones, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has issued a new report sharing his take on the situation.
According to Kuo, the OLED display panel for this year’s „iPhone 8“ has been the „single most troublesome component for Apple in terms of bargaining power,“ as Samsung is currently the only company with design and production capabilities to make the displays. To counter Samsung’s advantage, Apple is working hard to support LG’s efforts to ramp up similar expertise and capabilities. We think Apple is therefore committed to [...]