New York: Samsung on Thursday launched its flagship Galaxy Note 9 – a device with 1 TB memory, 4000 mah bigger battery and a Bluetooth-equipped S Pen.
The 6.4-inch Note 9 comes in four colours and two variants 6GB RAM and 128GB inbuilt internal memory (expandable up to 512GB) and 8GB RAM with (Gold, Blue, Black and Purple) 512GB ROM that can be expandable up to 1TB with an additional 512GB microSD card a delight for the gamers and heavy-duty users.
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.
The device that runs OS Android 8.1 (Oreo) will have the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 system-on-chip (SoC) for the US customers and the models powered by Samsung’s very own “Exynos 9 Series 9810” chips will head to the rest of the world, including India.
The device will sport dual camera system (12MP+12MP) with dual optical image stabilisation (OIS) at the rear with 2 times more powerful optical zoom and up to 10 times powerful digital zoom and an 8MP front shooter.
Note 9 with Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display houses 4000mAh battery 21 per cent bigger that Note 8 that is paired with fast-charging technology compatible with both wired and wireless charging.
When it comes to Stylus Pen (the company calls it S Pen), there is much more to experience this time.
The fingerprint scanner is comfortably located just below the rear camera system.
Note 9 also comes with dust and waterproof IP68 rating (including S Pen) and houses “Samsung Knox” enterprise mobile security solution pre-installed for enhanced security.
The flagship smartphone has also retained the iconic 3.5-mm headphone jack.
Galaxy Note9 will be available Aug 24th in USA. Pricing $999.99 for the 128GB option and $1,249.99 for the 512GB option.