Samsung is planning to launch their new Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini edition smartphone in China very soon. Samsung is planning to launch in China new Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini edition smartphone with a 5.8-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED display. The display will have a notch and vertical dual rear camera setup like iPhone X. Recently TENNA posted a leak details and images about model no. SM-G8850 which was spotted in China’s certification website. According to the SamMobile, which is based on the Samsung device reports, has given the details of this new Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini variant. The round edges look purely like iPhone X model.
The rear dual camera module seems quite identical to iPhone X dual rear camera setup and actually, it’s slightly bigger than the Samsung Galaxy S9 series camera module. SamMobile also confirms that the device will have a 5.8-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED display with 2960 x 1440 resolution. The display curved edges are looking like a new infinity display design.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini: A Mini Flagship
The Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini (SM-G8750) smartphone will be powered by Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SoC clocked at 1.84GHz. Though the device model name mentioned in TENAA as SM-G8850. The device will have 4GB/6GB of RAM along with 64GB/128GB internal storage variant. There will be a microSD card slot available for the memory expansion up to 400GB. The device is coupled with Adreno 512 GPU for unleashing gaming and multitasking performance without any issue.
The dual rear 12MP primary camera and a 12MP of a secondary camera are quite capable enough to capture a good amount of details even in low-light along with dual tone dual LED flash. The rear cameras can record 4K videos @30fps. Also, the device will have Panorama, auto-HDR, and PDAF mode for better image capture. The single 8MP front camera can record 1080p videos @30fps.
Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini comes with a 3,000 mAh battery with QC3.0 support. There is no confirmation about the wireless charging support to this device. Still, we can expect the wireless charging feature on it. All the connectivity features are enabled such as Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, 2G/3G/4G LTE network, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4GHz/5.0GHz) etc. The SIM slot will be a hybrid one, so you can use two SIM cards or one SIM and one microSD card once at a time.
Other features like Fingerprint sensor at the back, IP68 water, and dust resistance certification, metal frame with glossy front and back finish will be available. Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Compass, Proximity, Ambient Light sensor, and Hall sensor all will be available. The device will weigh around 163 grams and the dimensions will be around 147.7 x 68.7 x 8.4mm.
The Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini will run on Android 8.0 Oreo with Samsung Experience UI 9 out of the box pack. Though the Galaxy S9 mini might skip the Iris scanner due to cost-cutting. The price is still unknown to us. It will take a few weeks to reveal the price and launch date also.