“The Galaxy Note9 sports a 6.4-inch Infinity Display and a beefy 4,000mAh battery”
Samsung’s latest flagship, the Galaxy Note9 is now official. The South Korean conglomerate took the wraps off the smartphone in New York. This year’s Note series handset comes with several upgrades over its predecessor like a 4,000mAh battery, up to a half terabyte of storage space, and an improved S Pen with more functionality. While Samsung didn’t announce it on stage, BGR India reports that the Samsung Galaxy Note9 India launch could happen on August 22nd.
The successor to the Galaxy Note8 (review) is expected to feature Exynos 9810 SoC, with all the other specs remaining the same. Sadly, the report hasn’t divulged the Galaxy Note9 price in the country.
To recap, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 comes with a 6.4-inch QHD+ Super AMOLED display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio. The phone is IP68 certified for dust- and water resistance. The smartphone is available in two variants of 6GB RAM + 128GB storage and 8GB RAM + 512GB storage. Other features of the handset include dual 12MP sensors on the rear, 8MP selfie shooter, a dedicated button for Bixby support, and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. A Bluetooth enabled S Pen, and Android Oreo-based Experience UI completes the Galaxy Note9 spec sheet.
In the US, the Galaxy Note9 with Snapdragon 845 chipset is priced at $999 (~Rs 68,700) for the base variant and $1,250 (~Rs 86,000) for the high-end model. The handset comes in Midnight Black, Lavender Purple, Metallic Copper shade with contrasting S Pen, and Ocean Blue hue with a Yellow S Pen.