Samsung Galaxy S9 And S9+ Spotted On FCC After Retail Box Leak; Specs, Features Detailed

Harsh Soni
6:33 PM

Samsung patrons are waiting to get the official glimpse of the new Galaxy S9 and S9+ since long. Now, it seems that they only have to wait for a month before they get the first official glimpse of flagship duo. In latest tech news, Samsung’s upcoming flagship duo has been seen clearing FCC, which gives us a look at the specs and other information.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Retail Box Leak

Before heading to FCC, let’s discuss the Galaxy S9 retail box leak. An image purporting (below) to what appears to be the retail packaging of the Galaxy S9 appeared online on Reddit. According to the leaked retail box, Galaxy S9 will boast a primary camera of the 12-megapixel sensor, mounted behind an f/1.5 lens, an industry record which is presently only held by Samsung’s W2018 flip phone.

Galaxy S9 retail box

Credit- Reddit (minhvn)

The retail box leak also claims the existence of a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED panel with a QHD+ resolution display for Galaxy S9. Samsung’s upcoming smartphone said to boast dual stereo speakers and an audio setup of the device being tuned by AKGs. The Samsung Galaxy S9 is rumored to sport 4GB RAM and 64GB of flash memory.  Samsung Galaxy S9 leak reveals that smartphone will be IP68-certified, will have iris scanner, Samsung KNOX security and also feature wireless charging support.

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ FCC

In the FCC, the model number for Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ US models are designated as SM-G960U and SM-G965U. Considering the South Korean tech giant’s naming culture for the past couple of years (SM-G93xU for the S7 series, SM-G95xU for the S8 series), this is speculated to the upcoming duo. In the image below, listed four model numbers, the SM-G960U, SM-G960U1, SM-G960W, SM-G960XU are said to be for the standard model, US unlocked model, Canadian-market model, and demo units, respectively.

Galaxy S9 FCC leak

Credit- Android Police

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Release Date

The ‘iPhone X killers’ will make its debut during this year’s Mobile World Congress (MWC), Samsung revealed officially earlier this week.  The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are expected come with Android 8.0 Oreo and will be retailed by mid-March.

What are your expectations for upcoming Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+? Let us know in the comment section below!

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Harsh is an award-winning Journalist trained from IIJNM, Bangalore. Apart from being the founder and editor of, he is a hardcore technology enthusiast who writes on upcoming smartphones, leaks, graphics cards, Android/ iOS, Apps, Tablets/ Laptops. When not writing, you can find him playing guitar and writing poetry.Email Harsh-
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