The Note lineup from Samsung is ready to welcome the latest addition in the form of Galaxy Note 9 on August 9. The official launch is set for more than a week from now and most of the specifications concerning the smartphone have already been revealed including the price and color variants. In a recent leak, the pricing of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has been revealed in pre-order posters for the Indonesian market. The poster also mentions the available color options of the device.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Available in three Color Options
If you look at the leaked promotional posters, the price of the 128GB variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is mentioned to be 13,500,000 Indonesian Rupiah which comes to approximately INR 64,369. The 512GB storage variant, on the other hand, has its price set to 17,500,000 Indonesian Rupiah which translates to a price tag of whopping INR 84,441. However, the details about the 64GB model of the device are still unknown. The 64GB model would be the base variant for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. Also, there is no information on whether there is going to be a 256GB variant.
The color variants available for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, as seen in the leaked posters are Mystic Black, Engineered Blue, and Artisan Copper, at least for the Indonesian market. Furthermore, the leaked promotional poster also mention that upon pre-ordering the Note 9 smartphone, the users will receive a free TV from Samsung.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Expected Specifications, Features
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 comes as the successor to the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, which was a big hit for the handset making giant. The smartphone comes with several unique features including an unusual placement of the fingerprint scanner, The fingerprint scanner on the device is embedded under the screen which makes it convenient to use. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has is a high-end Samsung offering and it comes with premium exteriors and stylish looks. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features an RGB AMOLED display, which makes it the first in the Note lineup. The display has QHD+ resolution to accommodate on-screen navigational keys. The screen size of the device is 6.4-inches. The display is further protected by a layer Gorilla Glass 6.
Under the hood, the device is powered by an Exynos 9810 chipset, which is the successor to the super powerful Exynos 8895 chipset. The chipset is coupled 8GB of RAM and multiple onboard storage space including 64GB, 128GB, 512GB. The 256GB storage variant is a rumoured one, for now. On the software front, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 runs on Android 8.1 (Oreo) operating system out-of-the-box. For optics, the smartphone features a dual-camera setup, similar to the Galaxy Note 8. However, the 12MP image sensors at the back are improved for a better photography experience. On the front, the device houses an 8MP camera with phase-detection autofocus functionality. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 can record 4K videos at 60FPS.
The smartphone is fuelled by a powerful 4,000 mAh battery. The battery can be charged through the USB Type-C port, as well as wirelessly. The device also comes with a fast charging option which is supported by both wired charging as well as wireless charging. For connectivity, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has dual-band MIMO WiFi ac, Bluetooth 5.0 with aptXHD support along with dual-SIM support. Apart from a fingerprint scanner, the sensors onboard include an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Expected Price in India, Availability
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is expected to come with a price tag of Rs. 69999. The device will be launched on August 9. As per the leaked information, the smartphone is expected to arrive in three color variants- Mystic Black, Engineered Blue, and Artisan Copper. Let’s see if the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 manages to surpass the popularity record of its successor. What’s your take on this? Mention your thoughts in the comment section below and stay tuned for more updates on the device.