This is indicated by the latest rumors spread by South Korean media The Bell, which is based on information from meetings of the company to decide the best time to start the presentation of the Galaxy S9.
That event, the Samsung Unpacked, has been proposed on several dates, including in January CES Las Vegas. However, the current situation of Apple and the pace of sales of the iPhone X will encourage the new Galaxy to see the light at the Mobile World Congress.
The date of presentation of Samsung Galaxy S9 has been and is currently one of the juiciest information currently in the sector. In fact, for weeks it is speculated that the company had planned to advance the presentation of the Galaxy S9 to the month of January when it usually took place during the month of March in an own event organized by the brand.
Presentation of the Galaxy S9, latest references in this regard
During the last part of this year, the date chosen for the presentation of the Galaxy S9 has been causing for suspicion, debate and, of course, the focus of rumors and leaks. In this regard, the latest firm data recorded on the Web is that Samsung would organize its own event during the month of March, repeating the strategy of recent years.
In fact, the Samsung Galaxy S8 was introduced in March of this year to be put on sale in April.
However, previously ran like wildfire the possibility that Samsung ahead of the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy S9, so it could see the light in January, under the CES in Las Vegas with the LG G7. A possibility that remained in the air for a few weeks and then volatilized.
Scheduled for February, at the MWC
Now, the latest information that flows from Asia indicates that Samsung would have finally chosen February for the presentation of the Galaxy S9, specifically one day before the official launch of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. In this way, the print seen in 2014 would be repeated when the firm showed its Galaxy S5 in Barcelona.
iPhone X, the conditioning factor
Among the details exposed by The Bell portal, it is specified that in the meetings held by the Samsung dome to decide the best time to launch the Samsung Galaxy S9 several key moments were proposed.
All these have been conditioned by Apple, specifically by the path of the iPhone X. In principle, the idea was to place the Galaxy S9 on the market so that the Cupertino had more competition.
However, the continuous delays of the iPhone with OLED screen; that finally was released on November 3, and the lively level of sales of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus has led to a gradual delay for the presentation of the Galaxy S9.
So, until further notice or strategic changes, we would have to wait until the end of February to know all the details, features and price of the Samsung Galaxy S9.