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Summary
89%
91%
Display

6.3" (16 cm)

1440x2960 px, 522 PPI

6.4" (16.26 cm)

1440x2960 px, 514 PPI

Performance

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.7 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

128 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

12 MP + 12 MP (Primary)

8 MP(Front)

Battery

3300 mAh

22 h talktime (3G)

4000 mAh

Expert Rating

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User Rating

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4.5/5 based on 8,383 ratings

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4.5/5 based on 3,713 ratings

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General
Launch Date

September 22, 2017 (Official)

August 22, 2018 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Galaxy Note 8

Galaxy Note 9

Operating System

Android v7.1.1 (Nougat)

Android v8.1 (Oreo)

Custom UI

Samsung One UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v2.0, 15W

yes Quick, v2.0, 15W

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 162.5 mm
Width: 74.8 mm
Thickness: 8.6 mm

Height: 161.9 mm
Width: 76.4 mm
Thickness: 8.8 mm

Weight

195 grams

201 grams

Build Material


Back: Gorilla Glass


Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Gray

Midnight Black, Lavender Purple, Metallic Copper, Ocean Blue, Snow White

Waterproof

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

yes Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Dust proof

Display
Excellent
Excellent
Screen Size

6.3 " (16 cm)

6.4 " (16.26 cm)

Screen Resolution

1440 x 2960 pixels

1440 x 2960 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

18.5:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes

Pixel Density

522 ppi

514 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v5, Scratch-resistant glass

Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

83.24 %

84.42 %

Performance
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9810

Processor

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, M2 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Octa core (2.7 GHz, Quad core, M3 Mongoose + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A55)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G71 MP20

Mali-G72 MP18

RAM

6 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 51.2 GB

Up to 109 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Excellent
Excellent
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Dual

Resolution

12 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.4 Telephoto (upto 10x Digital Zoom, upto 2x Optical Zoom) Camera(52 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)

12 MP f/1.5, Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.55" sensor size, 1.4µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.4 Telephoto (upto 10x Digital Zoom, upto 2x Optical Zoom) Camera(52 mm focal length, 3.4" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)

Sensor

CMOS image sensor

ISO-CELL

Autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes Phase Detection autofocus

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F1.5 - F2.4

Optical Image Stabilisation

yes

yes Dual optical image stabilization

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels

4000 x 3000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1920x1080 @ 60 fps, 1280x720 @ 960 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

8 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle Primary Camera(25 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size)

8 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle Primary Camera(25 mm focal length, 3.6" sensor size, 1.22µm pixel size)

Autofocus

yes

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F1.7

Flash

no  No

Camera Features

Wide Angle Selfie

Wide Angle Selfie

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

3300 mAh

4000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 22 Hours(3G)

Wireless Charging

yes

yes

Quick Charging

yes Quick, v2.0, 15W

yes Quick, v2.0, 15W

USB Type-C

yes

yes

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s ↑
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 1900(band 39)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
4G Speed:
150 Mbit/s ↑ 1024 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 16)
3G Speed:
HSDPA 42.2 Mbit/s ↓
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2300(band 40)
FD-LTE 1800(band 3)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Calling

yes

Bluetooth

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

yes

yes

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

no  No

no  No

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Heart Rate Monitor

yes

IRIS Scanner

yes

yes

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyroscope

Stylus

yes

yes

Price list

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Related Questions

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  • How to enable Google Assistant in Samsung Galaxy Note 9 ?

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    Answered By Gazala Narayan | 2 years ago

    1. : Long press home button to initiate the Google Assistant

    2. : Tap "Continue" to go to your personal assistant screen

    3. : The Tap on "Yes I'm in" to allow all the required permissions.

      Assistant Image

      Note: You can also be asked to activate the Voice assistant where you will be asked to record "Ok Google" three times.

      You can also watch this video for detailed information about Google Assistant 




      You can see full specifications here:  Samsung Galaxy Note 9

  • Does Samsung Galaxy Note 9 support OTG?

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    Answered By Ekalinga Mukopadhyay | 2 years ago
    Yes, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 does support USB OTG Connectivity.
    You can see full specifications here: Samsung Galaxy Note 9
  • How to enable VOLTE on Samsung Galaxy Note 9 ?

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    Answered By Isha Nair | 2 years ago

    You don't need to enable VoLTE. Insert the Jio (VoLTE enabled) in any slot. By default, VoLTE will be active. If it is not, you can change the network preferences from Network option in settings.

    You can see full specifications here: Samsung Galaxy Note 9

  • How to make a video call from Samsung Galaxy Note 9 using Jio sim?

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    Answered By Ananya Pillai | 2 years ago

    Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a 4G Volte phone and supports direct video calling. Taking into account, the other phone also supports 4G Volte. You can simply make a video call from your dialer itself. It will show up a video icon to make a video all. You can also install Jio4Gvoice, It is a great application to make direct video calls and send messages. 

    You can see detailed specs of the phone here: Samsung Galaxy Note 9

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  • Which is a better phone between iPhone 8+ , galaxy s8, iPhone 7+, OnePlus 5, OnePlus 5t, iPhone x and galaxy note 8?

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    Answered By shanmuganathan6232 | 3 years ago
    What is your budget? If budget is not your priority then iPhone X is better phone . It has capability of recording 4k at 60fps best camera ,performance ,battery and all . But if you need android then go for Samsung Galaxy s8
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