• 6.4" (2960x1440) Super AMOLED
  • 6GB
    Snapdragon 845 SoC
    64GB/128GB/512GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.5, OIS Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 4000 mAh W-Charge No

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 phone has a 6.4-inch (2960x1440) Super AMOLED screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 4000 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 845 with 6 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy Note 9 (2018), Price: 559 USD at Amazon
Display6.4" 2960x1440 Super AMOLED , HDR10
Rear Camera(s)
  • 27mm 12-MP f/1.5 (Primary) +OIS
  • 52mm 12-MP f/2.4 +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 26mm 8-MP f/1.7
  • Snapdragon 845 SoC
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/512GB Storage
  • MicroSDXC
Battery4000 mAh, Wireless Charging, No
DesignIP68, 201g (7.1oz), 161.9x76.4x8.8 mm (6.37 x 3.01 x 0.35 inches)
Price (Market)$559
Price at Launch$999
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)6.4"
Display/Body Ratio84.0%
Sharpness (PPI)514 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 5
  • Multitouch
  • Glossy
  • Tweakable Resolution
  • HDR10
  • Always-On
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 27mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Contrast
  • Phase Detection
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
  • Object Tracking
Hardware Features
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
  • EIS
  • LED Flash
  • Dual LED Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 2160p/60fps
  • 1080p/240fps
  • 720p/960fps
Short-Zoom Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 52mm
Sensor SizeVery small
Autofocus Features
  • Fixed Focus
Hardware Features
  • OIS
Battery TypeLi-Poly
Battery Capacity (mAh)4000 mAh
Battery Features
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
  • Fast Charge
  • Non-Removable
Fast-Charge ProtocolNo
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 845
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.8 GHz
RAM Options6GB
Internal Storage Options64GB/128GB/512GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDXC
Operating System + VersionAndroid 8.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT18 1200/211 Mbps
LTE Bands12, 38, 39, 40, 41
Modem Features
  • UMTS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • HSPA+
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Dual-band
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • DIP
  • HFP
  • HID
  • HSP
  • BT LE
  • MAP
  • OPP
  • PAN
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.1
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • FM Radio
  • 3.5mm Port
Audio Formats
  • AAC
  • 3GA
  • AMR
  • RA
  • AWB
  • FLAC
  • M4A
  • MID
  • MIDI
  • MP3
  • OGA
  • OGG
  • WMA
  • WAV
  • XMF
Video Formats
  • DIVX
  • H.263
  • H.264
  • MPEG-4
  • MP4
  • XVID
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Fingerprint
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Iris
  • Proximity

Galaxy Note 9 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much is the Galaxy Note 9?

The last time we checked, the Galaxy Note 9 was retailing at around $559 online. Things may have changed a bit since. The Galaxy Note 9 launched at $999 on 2018-08-09.

Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 waterproof?

Yes! The Galaxy Note 9 is water-tight and has an IP68 certification. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy Note 9 Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy Note 9 does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things may be different in Asia. We mainly track United States data.

Is the Galaxy Note 9 4K?

No, the Galaxy Note 9 resolution of (2960x1440) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is usually defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on smartphones, but it has a few more variants for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Galaxy Note 9 capable of Wireless Charging?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 9 features Wireless Charging.

Does Galaxy Note 9 feature Qi Wireless Charging?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 9 supports Qi Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy Note 9 compatible with 4G?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 9 is a 4G-LTE smartphone that is rated 4G LTE CAT18 (1200/211 Mbps).

Is the Galaxy Note 9 a 5G phone?

No, the Galaxy Note 9 is not a 5G NR smartphone.

Is the Galaxy Note 9 USB-C?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 9 has a USB Type C port. The USB Type C port runs on the USB 3.1 standard.

If the battery of the Galaxy Note 9 removable?

No, the Galaxy Note 9 does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Geekbench 4 Single

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Geekbench 4 Multi

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3DMark Slingshot 3.1

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.)

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

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Battery Capacity (mAh)

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Battery Charge Speed (mAh/mn)

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