Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launching in India on August 22


Samsung introduced its flagship Galaxy Note9 smartphone at its New York event last week and also started taking pre-orders for the smartphone in India soon after. Today the company has announced that the smartphone will be launched in the country at an event on August 22nd.

The Galaxy Note9 comes in Midnight Black, Ocean Blue and Metallic Copper (128GB only) colors and is priced at Rs. 67,900 for the 6GB RAM with 128GB storage version and the 8GB RAM with 512GB storage version costs Rs. 84,900. It is available on pre-order from Samsung online Shop till 21st August 2018. The company says that the shipments will begin 20th August. You can also pre-order from Flipkart and Amazon.in with exchange offers, in addition to other offers.

Samsung Galaxy Note9 specifications

  • 6.4-inch Quad HD+ (2960 × 1440 pixels) Super AMOLED Infinity display with 516ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass protection
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC with Adreno 630 GPU / Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 9 Series 9810 processor with Mali G72MP18 GPU
  • 6GB LPDDR4x RAM with 128GB storage / 8GB LPDDR4x RAM with 512GB storage (UFS 2.1), expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
  • Android 8.1 (Oreo)
  • Single / Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)
  • 12MP primary rear camera with f/2.4-f/1.5 variable aperture, LED Flash, 960fps super slo-mo, 12MP secondary rear camera with f/2.4 aperture
  • 8MP auto focus front-facing camera with wide-angle lens, f/1.7 aperture
  • Water and dust resistant (IP68)
  • Stereo speakers tuned by AKG, Dolby Atmos
  • Dimensions: 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8mm; Weight: 201g
  • BLE S Pen: 5.7 x 4.35 x 106.37mm; Weight: 3.1g
  • Sensors: Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Heart Rate Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Iris Sensor, Pressure Sensor
  • 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4/5GHz), VHT80 MU-MIMO, Bluetooth 5 (LE up to 2Mbps), GPS with GLONASS, USB 3.1, NFC, MST
  • 4000mAh battery with fast charging both on wired and wireless (WPC and PMA) charging

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