The first Galaxy Note, at its origin, was called a toast phone mostly because it was big of its time. But it created a new device platform called Phablet. Galaxy Note has been a signature device for artists and enthusiasts. With S Pen taking Note series has offered some extras features which makes us want it. At Samsung UNPACKED Event, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was revealed in all its glory.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has a dimension of 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm (6.37 x 3.01 x 0.35 in) weighing 201g or 7.09 oz. The front and back are a Gorillaz Glass 5 framed by Aluminium. The display type is a super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with the screen size of 6.4 inches. The resolution of the display is 1440 * 2960 pixels giving the pixel density of 516ppi. Note 9 has a screen to body ratio of 83.4 %.
Galaxy Note lineup is top of the line at performance and this time is no exception. Snapdragon 845 and Exynos 9810 (depending on market) are both 10nm processors with Octa-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) and Octa-core (4×2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) respectively. For GPU both Mali-G72 MP18 (Exynos) and Adreno 630 are capable for handling current top game titles. There are two storage and ram options to be available 6GB RAM (LPDDR4), 128GB + MicroSD slot (up to 512GB) and 8GB RAM (LPDDR4), 512GB + MicroSD slot (up to 512GB).
The Note has always been our showcase for premium technology and industry-defining innovation, and Galaxy Note9 is no exception. It’s designed for a level of performance, power, and intelligence that today’s power users want and need. DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics.
As for the camera, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has Dual rear camera setup, both being 12MP. While one is has a varying aperture of f/1.5-2.4 while other has a single aperture of f/2.4. Both of the camera sensors have Optical Image Stabilization. The front camera has an 8MP sensor with f/1.7 of aperture and offers auto-focus.
Did I mention that 3.5mm headphone jack still exists? Yeah, it does. Galaxy Note 9 now has 4000mAh which Samsung says will last you a full day with moderate usage. The Bluetooth is now v5.0 LE, which uses less power while providing more range. Samsung DeX support, wireless charging, Biby voice assistant, etc are still available. Galaxy Note 9 now comes with 4 colors they are Metallic copper, Lavender purple, Ocean blue, Midnight black. For more info, go to Samsung’s Website.