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Samsung Galaxy Note9

Description

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 is a feature-packed high-end phone aimed at power users and productivity-minded individuals. Its key stand-out features include the large Super AMOLED display, the versatile dual-camera, the huge 4000mAh battery, and the S-Pen digital stylus allowing you to take down notes and annotate documents, as well as to control media playback and flip between presentation slides remotely thanks to its wireless connectivity. And with DeX mode, the Galaxy Note9 can connect to a TV or Monitor giving you a desktop-like environment for work or play.

This device is also known as Samsung SM-N960U, Samsung SM-N960F

Pros

  • Supports wireless charging

Popular Comparisons

The Samsung Galaxy Note9 is most commonly compared with these phones:

Specs Compare

Display

Benchmarks
Size: 6.4 inches
Resolution: 2960 x 1440 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio, 516 PPI
Technology: Super AMOLED
Screen-to-body: 83.51 %
Features: HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

Benchmarks
System chip: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845
Processor: Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm
GPU: Adreno 630
RAM: 6GB LPDDR4
Internal storage: 128GB
Storage expansion: microSDXC up to 512 GB
Device type: Smartphone
OS: Android (10, 9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo), Samsung One UI Screenshots

Battery

Benchmarks
Capacity: 4000 mAh
Type: Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Charging: Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Camera

Benchmarks
Rear: Dual camera Camera samples
Main camera: 12 MP (OIS, PDAF)
Specifications: Aperture size: F1.5/F2.4; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Second camera: 12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, Autofocus)
Specifications: Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.4"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Video recording: 3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)
Features: Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, EIS
Front: 8 MP (Wide Angle, Autofocus)
Video capture: 2560x1440 (QHD) (30 fps)
Dimensions: 6.37 x 3.01 x 0.35 inches (161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm)
Weight: 7.09 oz (201.0 g)
Materials: Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum
Resistance: Water, Dust; IP68
Biometrics: Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Features: Notification light, Stylus
Keys: Left: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key; Right: Other
Colors: Midnight black, Ocean blue, Cloud silver, Lavender purple

Cellular

LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
LTE (TDD): Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46
UMTS: 850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
Data Speed: LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA
SIM type: Nano SIM
HD Voice: Yes
VoLTE: Yes

Multimedia

Benchmarks
Headphones: 3.5mm jack
Speakers: Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Features: 32-Bit DAC, Dolby Atmos
Screen mirroring: Wireless screen share
Additional microphone(s): for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth: 5.0
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
USB: Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Features: Charging, OTG, Video out
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer
Other: NFC, ANT+
Hearing aid compatible: M4, T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:
Date approved: Jul 03, 2018
FCC ID value: A3LSMN960U link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.27 W/kg
Body: 0.76 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.59 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.35 W/kg
Phablet: 3.90 W/kg

Buyers information

Price: $ 1000
In The Box: S Pen, USB Cable, Earphones, SIM removal tool, USB power adaptor, USB connector, Pen, nibs, Tweezer, Clear cover case, Quick start guide, USB connector leaflet.

Availability

Officially announced: Aug 09, 2018
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Alternative variants

Samsung Galaxy Note9

With 512 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:
RAM: 8GB
Internal storage: 512GB
Price: $ 1250

Samsung Galaxy Note9

SM-N960F International version

Differences from the main variant:
System chip: Samsung Exynos 9 9810
Processor: Octa-core, 2900 MHz, Exynos M3 and ARM Cortex-A55, 64-bit, 10 nm
GPU: Mali-G72 MP18
LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3)
LTE (TDD): Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Dual SIM: Shared with microSD
Location: GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou
FCC approval:
Date approved: Jul 02, 2018
FCC ID value: A3LSMN960F link
Measured SAR:
Head: 0.23 W/kg
Body: 0.85 W/kg
Simultaneous Transmission: 1.59 W/kg
Wireless Router: 1.40 W/kg
Phablet: 3.98 W/kg

Samsung Galaxy Note9

for Verizon

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700 c), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3)
UMTS: 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Samsung Galaxy Note9

for AT&T

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 14(700 PS), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)

Samsung Galaxy Note9

for T-Mobile

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 27(800 SMR), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
UMTS: 850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Samsung Galaxy Note9

for Sprint

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

Samsung Galaxy Note9

for U.S. Cellular

Differences from the main variant:
LTE (FDD): Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 25(1900+), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)
LTE (TDD): Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 46
UMTS: 850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Carrier Availability

Available

AT&T Since Aug 24, 2018
Xfinity Mobile Since Aug 24, 2018

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