The confirmation for the Samsung Galaxy S9 launch comes from DJ Koh, president of Samsung's mobile business. It doesn't get any more official than this, and according to DJ Koh, the launch of the company's first flagship for the year will happen at a major trade show in February.
After AT&T reportedly called off the deal with Huawei to carry its Mate 10 Pro flagship -- a deal that should have been announced at Huawei's CES keynote -- the Chinese smartphone manufacturer announced that the phone will be coming to the US anyways.
If we're all lucky, we'll see a final Samsung foldable smartphone on the market in December 2018, or early 2019. The information that Samsung will start mass producing the foldable smartphone comes from industry sources cited by ETNews.