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Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Brand: Samsung
Category: Current Smartphones

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 - Reviews and details


Outright price $1499 128GB; $1799 512GB


Screen size 6.4 inches
Screen resolution Quad HD+ 18:9 (2960x1440)
Pixel density 516ppi

Design and construction

Thickness 8.8mm
Weight 201g
Construction Metal, glass
Water resistant
Water resistance rating IP68


Rear camera 12mp wide (F1.5/F2.4), 12mp telephoto (F2.4)
Rear flash
Front camera 8mp (F1.7)
Front flash
Video capture (maximum) Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160)


Processor Samsung Exynos
CPU tech Octa-core (8)
Memory (RAM) 8GB
Storage Multiple variations (noted below)
Storage sizes 128GB with 6GB RAM, 512GB with 8GB RAM
Upgradeable storage Yes, this supports expandable storage.
Operating system Google Android (Samsung, Sony, HTC, etc)
OS version Android 8.1 "Oreo"
SIM type nanoSIM


3G/4G/5G Yes, it has both 3G and 4G.
Maximum Speed Cat 18 LTE - 1200Mbps down, 150Mbps up (max)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.x (with A2DP, LE)
GPS support
Near-Field Communication
WiFi 802.11ac (supports a/b/g/n)

Ports and security

Charge / data port Type C USB
3.5mm headset jack
Biometric security Fingerprint and face/iris scanners


Wireless charging Is this product capable of wireless charging? Yes
Battery size 4000mAh


Official Officially announced August 10, 2018