In a bid to give a tough fight for Apple, Samsung on August 9 has launched its flagship Galaxy Note 9 - a device with a huge 1 TB memory, enhanced battery, and a Bluetooth-equipped S Pen - in the US.
"The Note has always been our showcase for premium technology and industry-defining innovations. It is designed for a level of performance power and intelligence that today's power users need," DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Samsung Electronics, said at the jam-packed Brooklyn's Barclays Center in New York City.
Well Let’s See The Specifications Of Galaxy Note 9
6.4-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED infinity display
Android 8.1 Oreo
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC (US customers)
Exynos 9 Series 9810 (other countries)
Dual rear camera - 12MP (f/2.4 aperture) +12MP (f/1.5 aperture) - dual OIS (2 X optical zoom and 10 X digital zoom)
8MP front camera
6GB RAM & 128GB ROM expandable up to 512GB (base version)
8GB RAM & 512GB ROM expandable up to 1TB with an additional 512GB microSD card
4000mAh battery with fast-charging support (wired and wireless charging)
Fingerprint readers (at the rear) & 3.5-mm headphone jack
Don't you think that these powerful RAM and storage values that are accompanied with intuitively faster chipset perfect for high-end gaming? Definitely guys... Galaxy Note 9 unquestionably takes your game plays to a whole new level!
Other than these, Galaxy Note 9 also comes packed with Stylus Pen (the company calls it S Pen) which has much more to experience this time. S Pen now has remote control functionality along with Bluetooth connectivity and extremely fast charging. Surprising you all, S Pen now allows you to click selfies hands-free. Pressing the button on the S Pen once triggers the shutter, and twice switches between the front and rear cameras.
"S Pen can control anything, from YouTube or photo gallery to operating the phone camera. It can guide entire presentations at office meetings. We have opened software development kit (SDK) for S Pen and will soon have more applications and features," the company said.
Further, Note 9 comes with dust and waterproof IP68 rating (including S Pen) and houses "Samsung Knox" enterprise mobile security solution pre-installed for enhanced security. There is also support to Bixby voice assistant, Samsung Dex to get PC-like experience with your phone, screen off memo, etc.
The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type C, NFC.
Galaxy Note 9 comes in four different colours - Midnight Black, Metallic Copper, Ocean Blue, and Lavender Purple colours. 6GB RAM +128GB of storage variant of Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price costs 999 USD (Rs. 68,700 approxiamately) in the US, whereas the 8GB RAM+512GB storage variant costs 1,250 USD (Rs. 85,900 approximately). Pre-orders in the US will begin on August 10 and the phone will be available on August 24. Both variants of the phablet will arrive in India by the end of this month and the price and exact availability date will be announced on August 10. However, not all the four colour models may initially make their way to India.
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