Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Brand: Samsung
Category: Mobiles
  • Display: Super AMOLED - 6.4 inches
  • Camera: Dual 12 MP + 12 MP
  • Storage: 128/512 GB
  • RAM: 6/8 GB
  • OS: Android 8.1 (Oreo)
  • Battery: 4000 mAh

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 - Specs


  • Device Type
    Smart Phone
  • Announced
    2018, August
  • Released
    2018, August
  • Colors
    - Black
    - Silver
    - Brown
    - Purple
    - Blue
    - White


  • Length
    161.9 mm
  • Width
    76.4 mm
  • Thickness
    8.8 mm
  • Weight
    201 g
  • Materials
    Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame


  • 2G Network
  • 3G Network
  • 4G Network
  • GPRS GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) is a packet oriented mobile data service on the 2G and 3G cellular communication system's global system for mobile communications (GSM), Generally, GPRS is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
  • EDGE EDGE (Enhanced Data GSM Environment) is a wireless network technology generally considered the next step in the 2G network offers data transfer rates up to four times faster than ordinary GSM networks, Generally, EDGE is used for the purpose of wireless data transfer, such as sharing pictures and videos or browsing the Internet via a mobile phone connection.
  • SIM SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) is a small card that contains mobile network subscriber's account information. This allows the phone using the card to attach to a mobile network. The SIM card is most commonly associated with GSM and UMTS mobile networks. Moving a SIM card from one phone to another allows a subscriber to switch mobile phones without having to contact their mobile network carrier. SIM cards can also be used by a phone to store limited amounts of data, such as phone numbers and text messages.
    Nano SIM
  • Dual SIM
    Single SIM or Hybrid Dual SIM
  • Speed
    - 3G HSPA 42.2 Mbps
    - 4G LTE 1200 Mbps


  • Display Type Display Technology => A number of display technologies and types used in mobile phones => TFT (Thin Film Transistor), IPS (In-Place Switching), OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode), AMOLED (Active-Matrix Organic Light-Emitting Diode), Super AMOLED (an even advanced version of AMOLED), Resistive Touchscreen (Resistive touchscreens contain two layer of conductive material with a very small gap between them which acts as a resistance), Capacitive Touchsceen (Capacitive touchscreen technology consists of a layer of glass coated with a transparent conductor)
    Super AMOLED
  • Size
    6.4 inches
  • Resolution
    1440 x 2960 pixels (Quad HD+)
  • Screen-To-Body Ratio
  • Screen ratio
    18.5:9 (Infinity Display)
  • Pixel Density Pixel Density (PPI) is refers to the concentration of pixels on a particular display, measured in pixels per inch (ppi). Pixel density is calculated by dividing the diagonal pixel resolution of a display by its diagonal size, higher pixel density better display quality.
    516 ppi
  • Display Colors Display Colors is refers to the number of different shades of colors that the screen is capable of displaying => 64K colors, 256K colors and 16 million colors, Obviously 16M is highest available range of colors and better than others.
    16M colors
  • Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosilicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile displays from scratches, drops, and bumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with Gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind.
    Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Features
    - HDR10 compliant
    - Always-on display


  • Chipset Chipset is a group of integrated circuits designed to perform one or a more dedicated functions, often with real time computing constraints, Popular smartphones are equipped with more advanced embedded chipsets that can do many different tasks depending on their programming.
    Exynos 9810 Octa (10 nm) - EMEA
    Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 (10 nm) - USA/LATAM, China
  • CPU CPU (Central Processing Unit) mostly known as processors, CPU processes instructions in order to carry out certain functions that make your device operate properly. Processors are often described as the brain of computers, smartphones and tablets, Smartphones and tablets rely on processors to carry out their every task, Processors are an incredibly important factor in selecting any type of computing device, including your smartphone.
    Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz & 4x1.8 GHz) - EMEA
    Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz & 4x1.7 GHz) - USA/LATAM, China
  • GPU GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) is a single-chip processor designed to rapidly manipulate and alter memory to accelerate the creation of images in a frame buffer intended for output to a display, This includes things such as lighting effects, object transformations, and 3D motion.
    Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA
    Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China
  • RAM (Memory) RAM (Random Access Memory) is a type of computer memory that can be accessed randomly, any byte of memory can be accessed without touching the preceding bytes that allows information to be stored and accessed quickly from random locations. RAM is the most common type of memory found in computer systems, smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices.
    - 6 GB for Storage 128 GB
    - 8 GB for Storage 512 GB
  • Internal Storage Internal Storage is a data storage space (flash memory) mostly used in smartphones, tablets and other electronic devices where operating system, apps, music, photos, videos, files and other user data Is stored.
    128/512 GB
  • Available Storage
    - 128 GB: 108.7 GB
    - 512 GB: 463.6 GB
  • Card Slot Memory Card Slot is a special slot for inserting a memory card. Memory cards allow you to expand the phone's built-in memory, A memory card (sometimes called a flash memory card or a storage card) is a small storage medium used to store data such as text, pictures, audio, and video, for use on small, portable or remote computing devices such as mobile phones, mp3 players, digital cameras.
    Yes, microSD, up to 512 GB


  • OS OS => Every computer system run on a base software called Operating System (OS). Operating System controls all basic operations of the computer (such as smartphone, PDAs, tablet computers and other handheld devices). The Operating System allows the user to install and run third party applications (apps), apps are used to add new functionality to the device.
  • Version
    8.1 (Oreo)
  • User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel of the on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.
    Samsung Experience UI

Main camera

  • Sensor
    First camera : 1/2.55"
    second camera : 1/3.4"
  • Dual
    First camera : 12 MP (Wide-angle)
    second camera : 12 MP (telephoto)
  • Aperture Size
    First camera : F/1.5-2.4
    second camera : F/2.4
  • Pixel size
    First camera : 1.4µm
    second camera : 1.0µm
  • Camera Features
    - Super Speed Dual Pixel
    - Dual OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)
    - VDIS (Video Digital Image Stabilization)
    - Optical zoom at 2x
    - Digital zoom up to 10x
    - Live Focus with bokeh filters (background blur effect)
    - Dual Capture
    - Super Slow-motion video support 720p at 960 fps
    - HDR (High Dynamic Range)
    - Face detection
    - Panorama
    - Hyperlapse
    - food mode
    - Auto/Pro mode
    - Scene Optimizer
    - Flaw Detection
  • Auto Focus
  • Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)
  • Video
    - 2160p@60fps
    - 1080p@240fps
    - 720p@960fps
    - HDR (High Dynamic Range)

Selfie Camera

  • Single
    8 MP
  • Aperture Size
  • Pixel size
  • Sensor
  • Camera Features
    - Selfie focus
    - Wide selfie
    - AR Emoji
    - HDR (High Dynamic Range)
    - VDIS (Video Digital Image Stabilization)
  • Flash Flash Light => There is commonly two types of flash lights are used in camera mobile phones, LED Flash (LED flash offers lower power consumption with drive circuitry that takes up very little room, LEDs can be strobed faster than any other light source), Xenon Flash (xenon flash produces an extremely intense full-spectrum white light for a very short duration)
  • Video


  • Bluetooth Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology for exchanging data between mobile phones, headsets, computers and other network devices over short distances without wires, Bluetooth technology was primarily designed to support simple wireless networking of personal consumer devices.
    5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
  • Wi-Fi Wi-Fi is a popular wireless networking technology using radio waves to provide high-speed network connections that allows devices to communicate without cords or cables, Wi-Fi is increasingly becoming the preferred mode of internet connectivity all over the world.
    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • GPS GPS The Global Positioning System is a satellite-based radio navigation system, GPS permits users to determine their position, velocity and the time 24 hours a day, in all weather, anywhere in the world, In order to locate your position, your device or GPS receiver must have a clear view of the sky.
  • NFC NFC (Near field communication) is a set of standards for smartphones and similar devices to establish peer-to-peer radio communications with each other by touching them together or bringing them into proximity, usually no more than a few inches.
  • USB
    USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0


  • Audio Playback
  • Video Playback
  • FM Radio
  • Loudspeaker
    Yes, with stereo speakers
  • 3.5mm jack

Other specifications

  • Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.
    - accelerometer
    - gyro
    - proximity
    - compass
    - barometer
    - heart rate
    - SpO2
  • Lock Type
    - Iris scanner
    - Facial recognition
    - Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
  • Water/Dust Resistant
    Yes, IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
  • Box Contents
    - Device
    - S Pen
    - Phone charger
    - USB cable
    - Earphone
    - Ejection pin
    - USB power adaptor
    - USB connector
    - Pen nibs
    - Tweezer
    - Clear cover case
    - Quick start guide
    - USB connector leaflet
  • -
    - Stylus (Bluetooth integration)
  • Other Features
    - Bixby
    - Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
    - Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
    - ANT+ support
    - Photo/video editor
    - Document viewer

Charging and battery

  • Battery Type Battery Type => Cell phones run on various kinds of batteries depending on the manufacturer, phone size or shape and features. There are basically four types of cell phone batteries => Lithium Polymer, Lithium Ion, Nickel Metal Hydride and Nickel Cadmium.
    Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
  • Capacity Battery Capacity is a measure (typically in Amp-hr) of the charge stored by the battery, and is determined by the mass of active material contained in the battery. The battery capacity represents the maximum amount of energy that can be extracted from the battery under certain conditions.
    4000 mAh
  • Placement
  • Fast Charging
    Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
  • Wireless Charging Wireless Charging (Inductive Charging) uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects. This is usually done with a charging station. Energy is sent through an inductive coupling to an electrical device, which can then use that energy to charge batteries or run the device.
    Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
  • Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower.
    29 hours (3G)
  • Music Playback
    95 hours
  • Video Playback
    20 hours
  • Internet Use
    3G : 14 hours
    LTE : 16 hours
    Wi-Fi : 17 hours


  • Euro
    750 Euro
  • US Dollar
    850 Dollar
  • British Pound
    675 Pound
  • Canadian Dollar
    1140 Dollar
  • Australian Dollar
    1180 Dollar
  • Indian Rupee
    61000 Rupee