Users expect from the new flagship devices impressive innovations. One of them is display fingerprint scanner. Reportedly, the decision to use this component in Galaxy Note 9 has not yet been made, but Samsung has already started work on the firmware for its flagship phablet, the upcoming for release this summer.
Samsung started developing firmware for Galaxy Note 9. This is with reference to sammobile.com the article reports Bosniaca Dominic (Dominik Bosnjak), published resource androidheadlines.com.
Reportedly, at present, the South Korean tech giant is working on two builds of the firmware, designed for the flagship phablet of next generation N960FXXE0ARB7 and N960FXXU0ARC5.
Two versions of the firmware may mean that the Galaxy Note 9 will be released in two main versions. This approach is typical of other running operating system Android flagship from Samsung. Model designed for markets in the United States, Canada and China, is equipped with a Snapdragon chipset. Offer in other markets version of the device is based on the chipset Exynos.
To Galaxy Note 9, most likely, will be used (depending on version) hardware platform Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 845 or the Samsung’s own chipset — Exynos 9810. These chips have already found a use in the earlier flagships Galaxy Galaxy S9 and S9+. This approach was implemented in last year’s Galaxy Note 8, which was officially announced on 23 August 2017.
About the upcoming Galaxy Note 9 while not much is known. According to recent reports, the new product will supposedly be equipped with 6 gigabytes of RAM. She will work out of the box running Android 8.0 Oreo on top of which will be software Samsung Experience 9.0.
The head of Samsung working on mobile devices, Dong-Jin Koh (DJ Koh) recently stated that the Galaxy Note may debut 9 Bixby 2.0, which was a much revised version of assistant with the functions of artificial intelligence, is designed for devices from Samsung.
It seems unlikely that the phone will find a use innovative fingerprint scanner built directly into the display device. It is expected that Galaxy Note 9, the fingerprint scanner will once again be located on the back panel of the smartphone. Thus, externally, the new phablet will be similar to last year’s Galaxy Note 8. However, this is not a certainty, but current assumptions.
Package forthcoming for publication in the second half of this year’s flagship phablet from Samsung can enter new version of the S Pen stylus. Display not yet presented to the public the device will be slightly curved and will be characterized by the aspect ratio of 18.5:9. We are talking about a Super AMOLED panel, which will be based next Infinity Display.
For Galaxy Note 9, expected today, will be characterized by the already known users “frameless” design. But it is expected that in 2019 the S10 design Galaxy and Galaxy Note 10 will affect much more significant changes. It is also believed that Galaxy Note 9 will be the latest Android flagship from the leader of the smartphone market, in which there is no support for 5G.
Additionally, with reference to the Korea Herald, resource androidheadlines.com it is also reported that the decision to use the Galaxy Note display 9 fingerprint scanner Samsung is still pending. It is noted that this decision will be made in the coming days.
Working in the display panel unit of Samsung Display is reportedly prepared for the Galaxy Note 9 “three or four” potential options fingerprint scanning that would allow such innovative sensor to be integrated in a smartphone screen.
As noted further, Samsung traditionally prepares the final concept of the next Galaxy Note around this time period, five months before the start of production of new devices. But work on the project Galaxy Note 9, as the number of messages about the upcoming release of the new product, moving on with the lag, just because of not adopted decisions on the fingerprint scanner. However, it is expected that the new Galaxy Note 9 still to debut in late summer 2018.
It is noted that the company Samsung is actively developed display fingerprint scanners for about five years. It is believed that this innovation could find a commercial application in Galaxy Note 7, which debuted in the summer of 2016, but the built in screen of a smartphone fingerprint scanner the time was still not ready technically for its use in mobile devices.
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