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Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Apple iPhone X: From price to design, how they compare

Samsung is also increasing the price of its flagship, bumping the S9 up $100, to $950 in the case of the Plus model

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Nate Lanxon and Tim Coulter | Bloomberg
When Microsoft revealed a replacement to Windows 8, it skipped the number 9 and went straight to Windows 10. Apple’s iPhone 8 was followed by the iPhone X (pronounced “ten”). But Samsung refused to follow: The successor to its Galaxy S8 is the Galaxy S9 (and a larger S9 Plus), and it’s coming out in March.

The phone is critical for the company. Samsung needs to show it has the hardware and software chops to maintain its leadership in the Android market, while proving Apple isn’t king of smartphone design. Then there’s fending off rising Chinese competition from Huawei and

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First Published: Feb 26 2018 | 10:07 AM IST

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