Samsung Galaxy S9: Everything we know so far

UPDATED: Here's the huge leak we've been waiting for

Several months and several compelling challengers later, Samsung's brilliant Galaxy S8 still ranks atop our list of the best smartphones today. And it may be the Galaxy S9 that ultimately dethrones it.

Yes, just as the sun rises each morning, Samsung will debut a new Galaxy S smartphone in 2018. But after the startling transformation seen with the Galaxy S8will Samsung try to reinvent the handset yet again, or opt to refine and enhance what worked so well the last time around?

Extensive leaks suggest the latter, but the Galaxy S9 may pack a couple of surprises in the mix. With just weeks remaining before the official reveal, here's a look at everything we know so far about Samsung's next super-phones.