Galaxy Note 9 variant with 8GB of RAM, 512GB of storage could be coming

Galaxy Note 9 variant with 8GB of RAM, 512GB of storage could be coming
The unveiling of Samsung’s next flagship is still at least a couple of months away but according to one tipster, the device could offer even more internal storage than Samsung’s most recent flagships, while also upping the RAM count.

Currently, the highest amount of internal storage Samsung offers for its Galaxy S9 series is 256GB, but the Galaxy Note 9 could be set to double this to 512GB, while also providing expansion via a microSD card slot. Furthermore, all of this could be coupled with a considerable 8GB of RAM. Now, it’s worth noting that despite the accurate track record of the tipster, the tweet in question doesn’t confirm the setup. Instead, it hints at it being considered as a variant, possibly one which would be available as a China exclusive. Nevertheless, the base model of the smartphone is still expected to sport 64GB of internal storage and 6GB of RAM.

Aside from the memory configuration, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 is expected to ship with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 over in the US while remaining markets will receive the Exynos 9810 chip, which may actually be speedier than the Qualcomm variant. In regards to the camera department, a variable aperture main camera will likely be included alongside a secondary telephoto lens, much like the recent Galaxy S9+. However, it’s unclear if any major upgrades will be included.

Rounding off the smartphone will likely be Android 8.1 Oreo and the latest version of Samsung Experience on top. After all, the rumored late-July announcement and mid-August release would mean the final version of Android P would still not be publicly available, likely forcing the South Korean giant to push out the new software in a future update.

source: Ice Universe (Twitter)

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Galaxy Note 9
  • Display 6.4" 1440 x 2960 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Octa-core, 2800 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 4000 mAh(29h 3G talk time)

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37 Comments

2. Bankz

Posts: 2550; Member since: Apr 08, 2016

What reason does the galaxy note series have to actually exist? serious question. with no advantage in screen size, battery, Camera and design. this is the real milk job tbh.

4. aegislash

Posts: 1535; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

Why are you still around after that humiliating iPhone X rumor fiasco? Serious question.

7. darkkjedii

Posts: 31658; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I’m shocked you even posted that dude...justwowwwww.

14. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

With the exception of the first Note, it's always been a bigger AND better version of the S model. More productivity than the S, better performance, better battery, better camera & all the S Pen features. Since they've been doing the S & S+ model 2 years in a row I sort of see your point, but the Note is still better than the S. Some people like bigger phones & some don't.

5. aegislash

Posts: 1535; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

I barely use up the 64GB on my Note8....it would take me forever to use even half of the 512GB.

32. Mr.Pussy

Posts: 348; Member since: Feb 16, 2017

It will fill it up after a few 4k video clips @ 64gb easily but hey 512gb why not? Good to have. You will never know when you are going to need them.them. I have 64gb with 128gb card. I am over 80% filled up.

8. darkkjedii

Posts: 31658; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

The Note 9 will be the best phone of the year (most likely), but it’s too incremental for me to buy it. The Note 10, has me more curious. The phone I gotta have though, is the 6.5 inch X Plus (that we all know is coming). Note 10 next year.

9. fyah_king unregistered

Definitely getting this if it's true.

12. NinoH

Posts: 133; Member since: Feb 09, 2018

Again, iphone X is the fastest phone around. In geekbench my iphone X absolutely destroyed my friends xperia xz2 with snapdragon 845. I mean it wasn’t even a contest.

16. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

Okay............ this thread is about the Note. Was your iPhone X not fast enough to tell you that?

17. un-biased

Posts: 23; Member since: May 22, 2018

Try a antutu score ill bet the experia would beat you then :-)

20. fyah_king unregistered

How about antutu? Lol

25. RebelwithoutaClue unregistered

Does this make you hard?

34. Sammy_DEVIL737

Posts: 1529; Member since: Nov 28, 2016

Actually it gives him multiple orgasms.

28. cmdacos

Posts: 4334; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

But benchmarks don't mean anything when the iPhone eks has poor ram management.

30. worldpeace

Posts: 3135; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

What about an actual speed test? like opening apps and stuff? Even Apple's shill like everythingapplepro admit that S9 and OP6 is faster than ipX in his own speedtest. Note8 with oreo update should also faster than ipX if he redid the test.

18. Hollowmost

Posts: 425; Member since: Oct 10, 2017

How are you all dealing with the lens cracks gate ?????

21. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

On what?

22. Hollowmost

Posts: 425; Member since: Oct 10, 2017

See previous news.

37. ChicagoBorn

Posts: 102; Member since: Jan 24, 2018

You try to hard

23. NickSDC

Posts: 26; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

Apple fanboys clicking on a Samsung article to talk **** about Samsung. Thats class.

24. fyah_king unregistered

When did you see sheep with class?

26. kiko007

Posts: 7521; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

When did you graduate middle school? I’m guessing never.

29. fyah_king unregistered

You’re Asian, so stay quiet and keep on studying.

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