Samsung will add support for animated emoji to the Samsung Galaxy S9. The basis will take Animoji, which are available only in the iPhone X, writes MacRumors.
The principle of operation of the new function will be fully repeated Animoji. The user can select one of several masks and record a video message. The movements of the head and facial muscles will be monitored by sensors embedded in the upper part of the front panel. It is noted that Samsung's Animoji will be “more advanced” than that of Apple.
Profile resources in the reviews of the iPhone X note that Animoji is the strangest and most useless feature of a smartphone. For example, the author of TechCrunch devoted an article to talk about the shortcomings of the new function. However, after the iPhone X went on sale, the network gained popularity videos, in which users with the help of Animoji performed various songs in the manner of karaoke.
The presentation of the Samsung Galaxy S9 will be held on February 25 at the conference MWC 2018 in Barcelona. According to rumors, the smartphone will be released in two versions – with a screen of 5.8 and 6.2 inches. It will also be equipped with a Snapdragon 845 processor with 4/6 gigabytes of RAM. Plus-version of the smartphone will get a dual camera with an advanced slow motion mode.