Want to know about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Read more in this lovely article about its reviews and specifications.
Many rumors, Intel leaks and a lot more about the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been on and off the streets.
This device fat approaching the markets has only Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ has its formidable opponents. It was announced on the 9th of August 2018 and has since then reached various outlets across UK and US. You can now get yours via your favorite e-commerce store.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 – Display & Design
If you have seen the Galaxy Note 8, then you should have an idea of what the Galaxy Note 9 looks like. It is a slightly better version and has its fingerprint sensor at the rear (while the Note 8 has its on the front). The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is also waterproof which is a huge step up.
The screen is built to be protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. the rear end is also glass but does not have the Benzel display feature as the front which is normal. The Fingerprint is also placed below the horizontal camera as should be expected.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is also a 1616X 76.4 X 8.8mm and it weighs about 201g. It also comes with a USB Type-C port at the bottom and a Bluetooth feature (Bluetooth 5.0) which is incredibly new. It has an S Pen on the side and a 3.5mm headphones jack to the other side. You can find this lovely notebook in four amazing colors: Midnight black, Lavender purple, Ocean Blue and Metallic Copper.
Note 9- Specifications
Dimensions/size – 161.9 X 76.4.88 mm/ 6.5 ”
Weight – 201g
Build – Front/black glass (Gorilla Glass 5), Aluminum frame
SIM – Single SIM Nano-Sim or Hybrid Dual Sim ( Nano Sim, dual stand by)
Resolution– 1440 X 2960 pixel (Approx 516ppi density)
OS – Android 8.1 Oreo
CPU – Octa-core (4×2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) – EMEA Octa-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) – USA/LATAM, China
Memory – 512 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM
Rear Camera – 12 MP with LED flash, Auto GDR and Panaroma feature
Bluetooth – Bluetooth version 5.0 A2DP, LE, aptX
USB – 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Sensors – Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Battery – Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
- Supports Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
- Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
- Support ANT+
- Bixby natural language commands and dictation
- MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 – Camera
The Note 9 Camera found at its rear is about 12MP while it also has a front facing camera which is about 8 MP. The front facing camera also has an iris scanner as well and comes with telephoto lens which helps with premium optical image stabilization.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 also has a bit of the most recent innovative streak’ Artificial Intelligence technology while can detect flaws in your picture such as blurriness or even when one’s eyes blinks in a picture. Quite awesome right?
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 – Network Connectivity
it would interest you to know that the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has 4G LTE compatible, which although is expected does not make it less amazing.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 – Hardware
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has two variants. One of them has a 6GB ROM and an internal memory of 128 GB which can be expanded to 512GB with microSD. The Second variant of the Note 9 has a 8GB ROM and 512 Internal Storage which can be upgraded to 1TB of storage.
Both Variants are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 or the latest Exynos chip. The Qualcomm chip is for the UK variant while all Europe handset use the Exynos chip.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 comes with a 4000mAH battery which is an enormous enhancement from what we saw with the Note 8 which had 3300mAH battery.
The USB Type- C port has quick charging support and it also supports wireless charging as well.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9- Software
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is built and run by the Android 8.1 Oreo version alongside the Samsung’ TouchWiz interface. According to the media, this device can also be upgraded to the android 9 Pie version which is shown to be accessible by many Samsung devices. naturally their is an added feature to its software. This is the Bixby 2.0, a completely new feature not seen in any other Samsung device in the market. it is the Samsung assistant and comes with enhanced performances to ease your comfort.
Adobe also introduced the Adobe Scan for Bixby Vision which means so much more for you. With the Adobe scan, you can use the Bixby vision to create PDF documents. In addition to this, you can transform your phone to a portable scanner.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Price
The 6GB ROM and Memory 128GB variant is available from $1,000 (N350,000). The 8GB/512 GB variant sells at $1,250 (N453, 499) ( Nigerian pricing from Jumia)