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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 India Launch On August 22; Samsung Mobile Prez DJ Koh Will Attend The Event

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be launched in India by the South Korean handset maker on August 22. The ninth-gen Galaxy Note was unveiled earlier this month at New York. DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics will attend the India launch of Samsung Galaxy Note 9, which is also the Koh's first launch event in the country.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be launched in India by the South Korean handset maker on August 22. The ninth-gen Galaxy Note smartphone was unveiled earlier this month at New York. DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics will attend the India launch of Samsung Galaxy Note 9, which is also the Koh's first launch event in the country. 

Samsung has already revealed the prices of Galaxy Note 9 for India, it starts from Rs 67,900 for 128GB variant and Rs 84,900 for 512GB storage variant. In India, the handset will be available in three colours- Midnight Black, Ocean Blue and Metallic Copper (available only in 6GB variant).

The new handset is already up for pre-orders, on pre-ordering the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, buyers will get Gear Sport at Rs 4,999 only, Rs 6,000 cashback when purchased from PayTM Mall and Rs 6,000 cashback for HDFC debit & credit card holders

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications

The new Note 9 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 (US variants) while other countries including India will get Note 9 with Exynos 9810 chipset, it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo. The handset comes in two RAM+Storage options of 6GB+128GB and 8GB+512GB, the storage can also be expanded up to 512GB using a MicroSD card.

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features a 6.4-inches QHD+ (2960x1440) Super AMOLED Infinity display with 18.5:9 aspect ratio and pixel density of 516 ppi. It sports a dual rear camera setup at the rear which includes 12-megapixel dual camera (wide-angle + telephoto) with Super Speed Dual Pixel, Night HDR, Live Focus, OIS and Dual Aperture with two f-stops f/2.4 and f/1.5.

The rear camera also has Scene Optimizer which enhances the photos clicked from the phone by optimizing the colour. Scene Optimizer offers 20 different modes like Food, Portraits, Flower, Sky, Mountain, and more. For selfies, there is an 8-megapixel camera.

Talking about Note 9’s battery, it gets a huge 4,000mAh battery which also supports wireless charging. The fingerprint sensor is placed below the rear camera module which seems to be a better position where finger naturally falls while we pick the phone up. Apart from the fingerprint scanner, Note 9 comes with Iris scanning and Facial Recognition for security.

S-Pen

The S-Pen stylus now comes with Bluetooth connectivity which also works like a remote now. You can now take pictures by pressing the button on stylus, control slides during a presentation, shuffle music. As the stylus has Bluetooth, then it needs to be charged too. The S-Pen gets charged automatically when you insert it back into the phone. Samsung claims, 40 seconds of charge will get 30 minutes of power.


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