The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has a codename

Last month, we told you that the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 might be launched earlier than usual this year, perhaps by July or August. The Note 9 could carry a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display, with an aspect ratio of 18.5:9. The Snapdragon 845 mobile platform or the Exynos 9810 chipset should be under the hood, depending on location, and we could see 6GB of RAM inside along with 128GB of native storage. A 4,000mAh battery will keep the lights on, and we just might see the same dual camera setup (12MP +12MP) used on the Samsung Galaxy S9+. And the 8MP front-facing selfie snapper found on the Galaxy S9+ just might be part of the Galaxy Note 9 as well.

The latest information about the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was disseminated by tweet today from star leaker Evan Blass. According to Evan, the codename of the Galaxy Note 9 (wait for it) is Crown. And that is the perfect codename for the phone that will be the King of Samsung's 2018 smartphone lineup.

There is still much that we don't know about the Galaxy Note 9. For one thing, we could still see it hit the market with an under-display fingerprint scanner. Over the next few weeks, we should start to see a pick up in leaks about this phone, all of which just might explain why the Crown codename fits this device so well.

source: @evleaks

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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 512 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 4000 mAh(29h 3G talk time)

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46 Comments

1. fsnas

Posts: 122; Member since: Jun 18, 2012

Long live the crown

2. legiloca

Posts: 1673; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

since I now have an S phone, next stop? Note :)

4. matistight

Posts: 872; Member since: May 13, 2009

Sure?

3. redmd

Posts: 1871; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

That bigger battery alone is worth the upgrade

11. darkkjedii

Posts: 30508; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Fitting name, as it will he the king.

15. chenski

Posts: 726; Member since: Mar 22, 2015

It ain't ruling over my phone

38. Orion78

Posts: 143; Member since: Mar 27, 2014

Lmao exactly! Samsung fanboys make me laugh when they make statements like that. King? Lmaooo bow down to a stupid phone.

40. Xperia14

Posts: 1192; Member since: Sep 01, 2015

Agreed. It's both annoying and childish. Everyone has different needs so there's no such thing as a king/best phone/whatever.

28. sissy246

Posts: 6837; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

I already want this phone, lol It will be the King of 2018 but I Keep telling my self to wait for the King of 2019, lol

53. darkkjedii

Posts: 30508; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I may skip, and get the Note 10. The Note 8 is so far ahead of what's currently out, I see no need to make a jump.

36. Well-Manicured-Man

Posts: 642; Member since: Jun 16, 2015

If the iPhone X Plus / Pro is real and if Apple really goes into the direction of productivity for this iPhone, then Apple will take the crown in this product segment in the first attempt. Why? Because Apple has much more software know how than Samsung and Apple can carry over many features from the iPad to iPhone X Plus / Pro

42. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

Yea, but they're not so......... And even if it were to happen, Samsung has the phablet game on lock.

55. tedkord

Posts: 16978; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Doubtful.

57. darkkjedii

Posts: 30508; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Yeah, just like they carried over the Notes features to the iPad.

52. darkkjedii

Posts: 30508; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

I love the reaction I get outta you idiots lol. Too stupid to know when you're being baited, but swarm like flies to crap.

12. checkmymike

Posts: 212; Member since: Dec 28, 2011

I think samsung is feeling the heat in the upper flagship market. S9 is a mild hit. The pricing is killing them, what with the aggressive pricing of xiaomi, oppo, vivo and asus. I miss the samsung pricing during the eras of s6 and earlier. I think they should go back to aggressive pricing. I am no isheep, but i think the upper segment of the market belongs to iphone and iphone alone.

16. Jason2k13

Posts: 1436; Member since: Mar 28, 2013

Samsung flagships normally cost more to make than any other Android or iphones. If Samsung priced their phones the same as the Chinese phones, they would probably be bankrupt long time ago.

25. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

S9 costs less than iX to be made. I dont remember if s9+ costs less too.

31. AmashAziz

Posts: 2867; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

Yep, the S9+ costs less too.

51. Trex95

Posts: 2314; Member since: Mar 03, 2013

Only 64GB the 128GB and 256GB still expensive as iPhone X 64GB and 256GB.

24. cmdacos

Posts: 3661; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

'I am no isheep, but i think the upper segment of the market belongs to iphone and iphone alone.' If premium to you is about brand recognition then sure, but I pay premium for all the functionality i need in a smart phone without the restrictions that iPhones come with which both the s and note series give me.

29. sissy246

Posts: 6837; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

iPhone does sell well but is also seeing the pain of pricing. Sales are also down for them. Samsung and apple is both over pricing their self slowly out of the market.

17. TMHKR

Posts: 202; Member since: Dec 08, 2012

A news of utmost importance...

20. adecvat

Posts: 582; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

Crown means notch. Screen with crown = screen with notch. Cheers!

21. Sammy_DEVIL737

Posts: 1414; Member since: Nov 28, 2016

From where do you think?

23. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

No matter the nickname .. Note 9 and iphone 9 will be just regular phones near XZ2 Premium. You'll be shocked to see what it can do..

44. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

LMAO! Okay. If that were true, tell me why Sony is never in the mention for phone of the year?

48. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

Because is not best seller... Samsung and Apple are. If I had a tech site I would say only good stuff about both , otherwise I would lose readers.

26. willywanta

Posts: 496; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

if it is a S9+ plus S pen, i will reconsider buying it.

45. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

It'll be that plus more, playa. Imagine everything great about the S9+ (if you like it) but even better plus all of the S-Pen features.

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