The Galaxy S9 was an iterative upgrade over the Galaxy S8 with a slightly better camera, display, performance, and battery life. However, the upgrades were simply not good enough as the Galaxy S9 sales failed to meet Samsung’s expectations.
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Google’s highly anticipated event on October 4th starts in less than 24 hours from now. Google is widely expected to unveil the second generation Pixel phones, Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel XL 2, a small version of Google Home dubbed Google Home mini, a new high-end Chromebook called the Google Pixelbook and the new Daydream VR headset.
With every new release of Android, Google promises better battery life. Android 7.0 Nougat is no exception here with the OS now coming with a dozier Doze mode that promises to help in extending the battery life of all Android devices running it.
Samsung’s latest flagship handsets, the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, are all set to take on a barrage of new flagship handsets from other Android OEMs and most importantly, on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. To make sure that Samsung is better able to compete with them, the company even tweaked its lineup this time around to better differentiate between the S7 and S7 edge.
The 12MP camera of the Galaxy S7 has piqued everyone’s interest. After all, Samsung claims that despite the lower resolution sensor, the camera on the Galaxy S7 is better than almost any other smartphone camera in the market and rightfully so.
Since the introduction of the original Galaxy Note in 2011, Samsung has been the king of smartphones with gigantic screens a.k.a phablet. Despite other OEMs coming up with their own offerings in various shapes and sizes and across varying price range, the Galaxy Note series has remained the most sought after phablet out there in the market.