Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2018, August
  • Dimensions: 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm
  • Weight: 201 g
  • Screen: 6.4", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Dual, 12 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 8 MP
  • Memory: 512 GB, 8 GB RAM 128 GB, 6 GB RAM
  • CPU: Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA
  • Battery: 4000 mAh
  • Sensors: Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Release date 2018, August
Dimensions (HxWxD) 161.9 Х 76.4 Х 8.8 mm
Weight 201 g
Body build Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
Colors Metallic Copper, Lavender Purple, Ocean Blue, Midnight Black, Pure White, Alpine White
Battery 4000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Approximate price750 EUR
Screen
Technology Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 6.4" inc
Screen area 103.2 cm2
Screen format 18.5:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio83.4%
Screen resolution 1440 x 2960 px
PPI /points per inch/ 516 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
Other - HDR10
-Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Dual
Camera specs
-12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
-12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.4'', 1.0µm, AF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
Functions LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@60fps, 1080p@240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
DxOMark Main Score103
DxOMark Photo107
DxOMark Video94
Front camera, selfie 8 MP, Single
Specifications 8 MP, f/1.7, 25mm (wide), 1/3.6'', 1.22µm, AF
Functions Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 1440p@30fps
DxOMark Selfie Score92
DxOMark Photo96
DxOMark Video86
Performance
Operating system OS Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); One UI
Chipset - Exynos 9810 Octa (10 nm)
- Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - USA/LATAM, China
Processor CPU
- Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA
-Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA/LATAM, China
Graphics processor GPU - Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA
-Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China
External memory microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
Internal memory 512 GB, 8 GB RAM 128 GB, 6 GB RAM
Antutu 8 score320265
Antutu 7 score249456
GeekBench 5 Single Core480
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core2002
GeekBench 4 Single Core2358
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core8531
GeekBench 4 RenderScript9353
GeekBench 4 Battery5154
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps
GPRS Yes
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
Music and Audio
Radio No
Headphone jack Yes
Others
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
- Sensors - Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
- Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
-Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
-Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
-ANT+
-Bixby natural language commands and dictation
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
-Stylus (Bluetooth integration)
- SM-N960F/DS (Global); SM-N960U (USA); SM-N9600/DS (LATAM, Brazil, China)

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was around 750 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2018, August.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is 201 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is 6.4" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm (HxWxD).
No, it does not support 5G
Yes, it supports fast charging.
Yes, it supports wireless charging.
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Dual main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.
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