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Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

from  $999.99+
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Review

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Review

Posted   08.15.18
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92 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
92

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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Engadget Review

Samsung continues its nearly spotless history of delivering excellent big-screen phones with the Note 9. It offers powerful performance, a long-lasting battery and a brilliant display. Its cameras aren’t the best in class, but they still take great photos, and the new S Pen remote controls make the stylus useful for more than just doodles. This is hands-down one of the best phones of the year.

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Pros
  • Useful new S Pen features
  • Excellent performance
  • Big and bright display
  • Good battery life
  • Capable cameras
Cons
  • Ships with outdated Android Oreo
  • Bixby is wack

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Critic Reviews 10

86
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 119
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
6.4in
Internal memory
128GB
Camera
Yes
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Smartphone
Android
6.4in
128GB
Yes

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92 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
92

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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User Reviews

90
kevin18902
Probably the best phone I've ever owned. I waited quite a while to own one....read more
100
surojit_das
Better battery, great camera, and improved stylus. Best note ever
90
sachinbahal
The Galaxy Note9 is one of Samsung’s best devices to date. It offers great performance,...read more
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