After the successful launch of the Galaxy S9 and the Galaxy S9 +, Samsung will expand its premium Phablet series with the upcoming Galaxy Note 9 in the coming months. The last round of leaks indicates that this will be the biggest smartphone launch of the South Korean giant so far. Galaxy Note 9 is expected to receive a variant with 8GB of RAM and 512GB of built-in memory. Previously, all rumors and leaks have pointed only to a 6GB RAM variant. In addition, an alleged screen protector Galaxy Note 9 has been outed, which gives us a look at the number of sensors on the handset.
The reputed anonymous tipper Ice Universe has revealed Twitter on Saturday to The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is said to get a premium version with 8GB of RAM and 512GB of memory. While there is no official support for the statement, the Tipster has previously been credited with accurate prediction design elements and specifications from cell phones like the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy Note 8. Separately, alleged live images of the Galaxy Note 9 screen protector have been leaked Chinese Social Networking website Weico. They show an almost frameless design and the presence of several sensors, one of which could include a new 3D face recognition.
Late last week, the Galaxy Note 9 with model number SM-N960N was discovered on the benchmark website Geekbench. The 6 GB RAM Exynos 9810 variant of the smartphone was listed with a single-core score of 2737 and a multi-core score of 9064. The 8 GB RAM model was nowhere to be found. On the other hand, the Snapdragon 845 SoC-powered US variant of the Galaxy Note 9 got a single-core score of 2190 and a multi-core score of 8806, again with 6GB of RAM.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Specifications
As for rumors and leaks in the past, the Galaxy Note 9 is expected to feature a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED Infinity display with an aspect ratio of 18.5: 9 , Other specs include a 4000mAh battery, Bixby 2.0, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 / Exynos 9810 SoC and Android 8.1 Oreo with Samsung Experience at the top. In addition, an in-display fingerprint sensor may appear on the phablet, although rumors suggest that Samsung may be satisfied with a conventional rear-mounted device. Price and availability details could become clearer near the start, which is expected sometime in July or August of this year.