A Bluetooth-enabled S-Pen, 4000mAh battery, up to 8GB of memory and 1TB total storage option – these are just some of the features of Samsung’s latest smartphone from the Note series. Know more about the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 after the jump.
Now Bluetooth-enabled, the much-loved S-Pen can now control apps, snap or browse photos, and play music, among others. The Connected Bluetooth S Pen’s functions moreover can be customized, depending on the user’s preference.
Samsung promises up to 24 hours of standby time on the Galaxy Note 9’s bigger 4,000 mAh battery which also supports fast and wireless charging. The slightly larger 6.4-inch Super AMOLED Infinity, near bezel-less display on the other hand, combined with the Note 9’s AKG-tuned and Dolby Atmos-powered stereo speakers, delivers cinematic mobile entertainment and will surely be appreciated by heavy multimedia users.
Raising the bar on mobile storage space, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 comes with 128GB internal storage right out of the box, the first smartphone to do so. And if that’s not enough, users can also opt for the 512GB variant. Both can be extended with up to 512GB microSD, bringing a total 1TB storage for the latter.
Aside from allowing more light with its wider f/1.5 and f/2.4 apertures, the Galaxy Note 9’s Dual Aperture Camera can also automatically detect scenes and objects, and optimize its colors thru its Real Time Intelligence and Auto Scene Recognition features.
Powering the Galaxy Note 9 is a 6GB/8GB of RAM with a 10 nanometer, 64-bit Octa Core chipset which provides smooth overall performance, while ensuring power efficiency at the same time.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Philippines Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be available in the Philippines this August with a suggested retail price of Php 55,990 for the base (128GB) variant, and Php 75,990 for the 512GB variant.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specs
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Display||6.4-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED, 2960x1440 (516ppi)|
|Processor||10nm 64-bit Octa-core processor (Max. 2.7 GHz + 1.7 GHz)n10nm 64-bit Octa-core processor (Max. 2.8 GHz + 1.7 GHz)|
|Memory and Storage||6GB RAM (LPDDR4), 128GB + MicroSD slot (up to 512GB)n8GB RAM (LPDDR4), 512GB + MicroSD slot (up to 512GB)n|
|Unlock Features||Lock Type: Pattern, Pin, PasswordnBiometric Lock Types: Iris Scanner, Fingerprint Scanner, Facial RecognitionnIntelligent scan: Combines iris scan and face recognition for convenient unlocking and in some cases provides enhanced security for certain authentication services|
|Network and Connectivity||Enhanced 4x4 MIMO, 5CA, LAA, LTE Cat.18nWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO, 1024QAM,nBluetooth v 5.0 (LE up to 2Mbps), ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, Location (GPS, Galileo*, Glonass, BeiDou*)|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Heart Rate Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor|
|Battery||4,000mAh Fast Charging compatible on wired and wireless|
|Rear Camera||Dual Camera with Dual OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)nWide-angle: Super Speed Dual Pixel 12MP AF, F1.5/F2.4, OISnTelephoto: 12MP AF, F2.4, OISn2X optical zoom, up to 10X digital zoom|
|Front Camera||8MP AF, F1.7|
|Dimensions||161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8mm|
|Colors||Midnight Black (128GB), Lavender Purple (128GB), Metallic Copper (128GB), and Ocean Blue with Yellow S Pen (128GB & 512GB)|
|Security and Unlock Features||Lock Type: Pattern, Pin, PasswordnBiometric Lock Types: Iris Scanner, Fingerprint Scanner, Facial RecognitionnIntelligent scan: Combines iris scan and face recognition for convenient unlocking and in some cases provides enhanced security for certain authentication services|
|SIM||Single: one Nano SIM and one MicroSD slot (up to 512GB)nHybrid: one Nano SIM and one Nano SIM or one MicroSD slot (up to 512GB)n|
|Others||IP68, NFC, MST|
|Pricing||Php 55,990 (128GB)nPhp 75,990 (512GB)|