Samsung unveiled its 2018 flagship Note series smartphone, Samsung Galaxy Note 9 globally as already reported earlier. Now the phone will go on sale in India from August 22 and is up for pre-orders from the company website. The new Galaxy Note phone comes with bigger and improved battery with wireless charging and also Bluetooth enabled S-Pen. Other major highlight of the phone is that the base variant comes with 128GB internal storage making 64Gb absolute. During the launch, the company also launched new Wireless Charging Dock, Samsung Gear 3 smartwatch and a party speaker.
Apart from this, Fortnite game is coming to Android and Samsung Galaxy devices (with Note 9 getting it first) will get an exclusive preview of the game for the first 30 days before any other smartphone. Fortnite is a very popular multiplayer online game for PC which has grown multifold in the past few months and is now available for mobile platform.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications
- 6.4-inch Super AMOLEDInfinitydisplay with Quad HD+ resolution of 2960×1440 pixels and 516 ppi
- 2.7GHz 64-bit octa-core Exynos 9810 (10nm) processor or Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Processor ( based on region )
- 6GB /8GB RAM and 128GB /512GB internal storage
- 12MP + 12MP Rear Dual Camera and 8MP Selfie Camera
- 4000mAh battery running Android 8.1 Oreo Experience UI
The specification of the phone comply with our earlier leaked specs and the phone has all default connectivity options including the integrated Dex software features. This allows the phone to connect to any monitor to cast videos or presentation. The S-Pen comes with in-built Bluetooth so it can be used to remotely control your phone and the presentations shown from the phone. Finally, the phone will support wireless charging and the S-Pen takes just 40 seconds to get fully charged.
All said there has not been any major differences in terms of design or in features when compared to galaxy Note 8. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 comes in four colors namely Black (with Black S-Pen), Purple (with Purple S-pen), Copper (with Copper S-Pen) and Ocean Blue color (with Yellow S-Pen). The 6GB variant is priced at $999 (Rs 68,000) and 8GB variant is priced at $1,250 ( Rs 85,000 ).
Samsung is offering many launch offers and cash back discounts summing up the offers benefits up to Rs 24,000. Another great offer is that Samsung is giving the Gear Sport Wearable device worth Rs 22,900 at only Rs 4,999 for people who pre-order.