Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was launched in India at an event in New Delhi. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features 6.4-inch QHD+ display and comes with a Bluetooth-enabled S Pen that provides remote control functionality. The dimensions of the device are 161.9×76.4×8.8mm and weigh 201 grams. The Bluetooth-enabled S Pen measures 5.7×4.35×106.37mm and weighs 3.1 grams. Both the Galaxy Note 9 and its S Pen are IP68 rated.
The dual-SIM (Nano) Samsung Galaxy Note 9 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with the Samsung Experience UX on top. It comes with a 6.4-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity Display panel with 1440×2960 pixels density.It is powered by an octa-core Exynos 9810 processor with 6GB and 8GB RAM options.
Galaxy Note 9 inbuilt with a dual rear camera setup that includes a 12-megapixel dual pixel sensor along with a wide-angle lens that has a variable f/1.5 and f/2.4 aperture and a 12-megapixel sensor along with a telephoto, f/2.4 autofocus lens. Both sensors are powered by dual optical image stabilisation and support features such as 2x optical zoom and 10x digital zoom.
There is an 8-megapixel sensor for the selfie with an f/1.7 aperture, autofocus lens. There is a scene optimiser with 20 scene types. The smartphone detects the blinking of the eye, lens smudge, and backlight to improve images. It also comes with HDR and live focus modes and an AR Emoji feature.
The Galaxy Note 9 has 128GB and 512GB of inbuilt storage options that both are expandable via microSD card up to 512GB. Apart from these other features include 4G VoLTE (LTE Cat. 18), dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, ANT+, USB Type-C, a 3.5mm headphone jack, an accelerometer, barometer, gyroscope, geomagnetic sensor, hall sensor, heart rate sensor, proximity sensor, RGB light sensor, Iris sensor, a pressure sensor and a fingerprint sensor located at below the rear camera setup.
Samsung new flagship is powered by a 4000mAh battery that supports fast charging and is compatible with wired and wireless charging technologies. Samsung has also embedded street speaker tuned by AKG and an enhanced security offering through Samsung Knox and biometrics.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price in India starts from Rs. 67,900 for the 6GB RAM/128GB storage variant, while the 8GB RAM/512GB storage variant costs Rs. 84,900. The smartphone is available to buy via Amazon India, Flipkart, Paytm Mall, and the Samsung Mobile Store online, and is also available from offline stores.