Can Samsung Galaxy S9 convince smartphone users to upgrade?

Another close up shot

Now, the folks at iFixit have torn down the bigger of the two phones to bits, exposing the inner workings of Samsung's camera magic.

Another bonus, for the Galaxy S9 Plus at least, is the inclusion of the dual camera on the back. Now if people can not find much difference between the new smartphone and its predecessor, they probably won't pay more for just a better camera. Google also claimed that it will also be made available on Apple's iPhone.

It is yet to be known when Samsung will be officially announcing the J series of smartphones. The latest smartphone coming from Samsung is the Galaxy J8 Plus.

I think most of us would agree that Samsung's claim that the Galaxy S9 "reinvents" the smartphone camera is some major hyperbole.

Much of the design aspects of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ have already been revealed through the innumerable leaked images and renders prior to the launch. The Samsung Galaxy S9 increases so much brightness and beauty that you can not even believe that it is a picture of yourself which is some kind of lie. The front screen of Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus has covered the 90% of the front screen with a very little bezel and no notch which makes it very easy to carry the device. Also, Samsung's is twice as fast.

"We are also trying to shorten the smartphone life cycle of around two years by accurately targeting the right consumers through consumer data marketing for higher sales", said Choi Kyung-sik, vice president at Samsung. The Galaxy S9+ dethroned the former champion Pixel 2 (which has a score of 98) and iPhone X's 97.

According to information posted in Samsung Members app, those using the Galaxy A8, Galaxy J3 Prime as well as the Galaxy Xcover 4 will receive Android Oreo somewhere in Q3 2018 and beyond.

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