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Samsung claimed that its Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus are the fastest smartphones on the planet. Samsung’s right. They are the fastest.

Statistics from Ookla, the company behind the internet performance site Speedtest, found the Galaxy S9 smartphone’s family has download speeds that are up to 42 percent faster than the closest competitor’s newest devices.

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That’s a big claim. Samsung backs it with Ookla Speedtest Intelligence data from February 2018 to April 2018. This compared the most popular smartphones’ download speeds on the major nationwide 4G LTE networks. And, by this count, the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus’ download speeds are 37 percent faster than the Apple iPhone X, 17 percent faster than the Google Pixel 2, and 38 percent faster than the Samsung Galaxy S7.