Same question for me.
I like the form factor of the S9 and the screen resolution. With the s9 I can reach the whole screen when holding the phone in one hand. I've tried the A52 and that is just too big. Also the resolution of the S9 seems unmatched when comparing to other phones with the same form factor/size.
Essentially, I'm looking for an S9 with latest android and faster CPU.
This is the same boat I'm in. Battery has completely tanked on my S9 so looking for another phone and want to upgrade to something with more recent specs, but there is literally nothing out there with an equivalent form factor. The S9 is slim, narrow and light with almost no ridging and it feels exceedingly comfortable in the hand. Everything else I've picked up feels like an absolute brick in the hand. The baseline S22 is at least small, but feels more like an iPhone than anything else. Pixel 6A is the narrowest o...