Samsung has a historical past of going toe-to-toe (or typically, finger to finger) with Apple on options with its Galaxy S telephones, and the Galaxy S9 could also be no exception to the rule. ETNews sources have claimed that the S9 will embody a “3D emoji” characteristic that — shock! — counters the Animoji you discover on the iPhone X. The smartphone would reportedly use upgraded facial recognition (no phrase on how intently it matches the iPhone) to create 3D faces that mimic your facial expressions and add just a little spice to your messages. The know-how would additionally result in “safer monetary transactions,” which suggests that you could possibly use your face for Samsung Pay in the identical method that iPhone X homeowners can stare at their machine to make use of Apple Pay.
The rumor additionally reinforces some earlier leaks, together with a rear digicam with aperture management (as brilliant as f/1.5), twin rear cameras on the bigger S9 Plus and stereo audio system. And prefer it or not, the Bixby button would stay — hopefully Bixby 2.zero fares higher right here.
There isn’t any assure that you will see us making humorous faces on the S9 when it is unveiled on February 25th. ETNews has a blended monitor document relating to scoops. The outlet did precisely predict an upgraded LG V30, nonetheless, and far of what it has described is at the very least in step with what we have heard earlier than. If that’s the case, the S9 actually shall be an evolution of the S8 that focuses extra on including in style options than reinventing the wheel.
Supply: ETNews (translated)