Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launched along with Galaxy Watch and Bixby Speaker
Finally, this is the official end of the Korean tech giant’s silent mode, as, after a plethora of leaks, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launched finally in the Samsung’s popular unpacked global event at Barclays Center in New York, USA, by President, Samsung Mobile, Dj Koh. In the event, Samsung launched the next member in the premium Galaxy Note series, that is, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 along with the all-new Galaxy Watch, Wireless Charger Duo, new Bixby and a new device series Bixby home speaker. Here’s all you need to know about the Galaxy Note 9 Unpacked event.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications –
Talking about the design and display of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. The device resembles a design similar to the previously launched Samsung Galaxy Note 8, and Galaxy S9, with little improvement in the fingerprint placement and a lot more. The Galaxy Note 9 features a 6.4-inches of Super AMOLED display with a QuadHD resolution, and as expected there is no notch as we can see in the rival brand Apple’s iPhoneX. In the new Galaxy Note 9, Samsung decided to go with the thin bezel display in the front of the device. At the back, there is a camera module and a fingerprint sensor just below the horizontal dual camera module. The new devices come in four different – Midnight Black, Metallic Copper, Ocean Blue and Lavender Purple.
The major changes in the new Galaxy Note 9 is the larger 4000mAh battery for a day-long power backup and the higher variant supports 1TB of storage, where the lower variants come with 128 GB of internal storage, the higher variants comes with 512GB of internal storage.
Talking about the camera department of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, it has a trendy dual rear camera setup, and not only this, Galaxy Note 9 also comes with a dual aperture sensor as we have seen in the Samsung Galaxy S9 series, with works similar to a human eye, with which Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be able to capture images in a controlled manner, so no more noisy low-light photos. The rear dual camera setup comes with a 12MP with a dual aperture (f/1.5 & f/2.4) and another 12MP sensor with f/2.4 aperture.
The front camera comes with an 8MP sensor for taking selfies with Auto-Focus. Also, the rear camera is able to capture super slow-motion videos at 960 fps. The new camera comes with smart features, that is, the smart scene recognition, which is an AI-based feature, which detects the type of the photograph you want to captures and simply enhances that photograph with the AI capabilities.
Talking about the other specifications, the new Galaxy Note 9 will be running on the new Android 9.0 and will feature powerful Exynos 9810 processor and Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 in different global variants. Also, the stereo speakers tuned by AKG for an immersive experience. As in the previous installment in the Samsung Galaxy Note series, Note 9 also features IP68 dustproof and waterproof ratings.
Galaxy S-Pen –
The main highlight of the Galaxy Note 9 event is the all-new S-Pen which now comes with a lot of more new features. Now, the S-Pen works as an ultimate control remote, with which photos can be captured using the S-Pen, without even touching the device. The S-Pen now comes with Bluetooth connectivity, and with which now you can pause or play a Youtube video too without touching the device. S-Pen can be charged by in a minute to give a power backup of 30 minutes. For a more natural experience of using a physical writing tool, Samsung has redesigned the S-Pen.
Exclusive Fortnite Mobile version-
As expected, and as we have already talked about in our previous post, Fortnite in partnership with Samsung will launch the Fornite mobile Android version exclusive fGalaxye Galax Note 9 for a period of 30 days. Founder and CEO of Fortnite, Tim Sweeney confirmed that there will be an exclusive Fornite skin, called Galaxy for the Galaxy Note 9 users.
Easier Samsung Dex Connectivity-
Samsung Dex is a platform to provide a PC like an experience using a Samsung Galaxy smartphone. Now, setting up the Samsung Dex will be easier for the users, with a new driver, the user can simply Plug-And-Play the Samsung Dex. And also it supports a multi-tasking feature, with which you can use Samsung Dex and the smartphone at the same time for doing extra stuff like sending texts.
Other than the all-new Samsung Galaxy Note 9, the Korean tech giant at the event, also introduces the all-new Galaxy Watch, Bixby Home, Wireless charger Duo, and the improved Bixby, the virtual assistant.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications :
|Display||6.4-inch Quad-HD+ AMOLED|
|Processor||Snapdragon 845, Exynos 9810|
|RAM||up to 8GB|
|Storage||up to 512GB|
|Primary Camera||12 MP (f/1.5-2.4, Dual-pixel PDAF, OIS) + 12 MP (f/2.4, OIS)|
|Secondary Camera||8 MP, with f/1.7 aperture, 1.22µm, AF|
|Operating System||Android 8.1 Oreo, with Samsung Experience 9.0 on top|
The all new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be available form the 24th of August.