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Samsung Galaxy Note9 vs Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)

  • Main

  • Model

  • Price

  • Advantages

  • launch

  • Announced

  • Status

  • platform

  • OS

  • Chipset

  • CPU

  • GPU

  • display

  • Size

  • Resolution

  • Technology

  • Protection

  • Multitouch

  • battery

  • General

  • body

  • Dimensions

  • Weight

  • Build

  • SIM card

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

  • Card slot

  • comms

  • WLAN

  • Bluetooth

  • GPS

  • NFC

  • Radio

  • USB

  • features

  • Sensors

  • Messaging

  • Browser

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

  • network

  • Technology

  • 2G bands

  • 3G bands

  • 4G bands

  • Speed

  • GPRS

  • EDGE

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Samsung Galaxy Note9
  • Main

  • Model

    Samsung Galaxy Note9

  • Price

    $509.99

  • Advantages

  • PLATFORM GPU: Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China

    DISPLAY Size: 6.4 inches, 103.2 cm2

    DISPLAY Resolution: 1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~516 ppi density)

    BATTERY General: Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery

    MEMORY Internal Storage & RAM: 512 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM

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Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018)
  • launch

  • Announced

    2018, August

  • Status

    Available. Released 2018, August

  • platform

  • OS

    Android 8.1 (Oreo)

  • Chipset

    Exynos 9810 Octa - EMEA Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 - USA/LATAM, China

  • CPU

    Octa-core (4x2.7 GHz Mongoose M3 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) - USA/LATAM, China

  • GPU

    Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China

  • display

  • Size

    6.4 inches, 103.2 cm2

  • Resolution

    1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~516 ppi density)

  • Technology

    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

  • Protection

    Corning Gorilla Glass 5 - HDR10 compliant - Always-on display

  • Multitouch

    Yes

  • battery

  • General

    Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery

  • body

  • Dimensions

    161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm (6.37 x 3.01 x 0.35 in)

  • Weight

    201 g (7.09 oz, 0.44 lb)

  • Build

    Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

  • SIM card

    Single SIM

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

    Metallic copper, lavender purple, ocean blue, midnight black

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

    512 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM

  • Card slot

    microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only

  • comms

  • WLAN

    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

  • Bluetooth

    5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

  • GPS

    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO

  • NFC

    Yes

  • Radio

    No

  • USB

    3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

  • features

  • Sensors

    Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

  • Messaging

    SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM

  • Browser

    HTML5 - Samsung DeX (desktop experience support) - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0) - Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent) - ANT+ support - Bixby natural language commands and dictation - MP4/DivX/XviD/H.265 player - MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FLAC player - Photo/video editor - Document editor

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

    Yes

  • network

  • Technology

    GSM / HSPA / LTE

  • 2G bands

    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)

  • 3G bands

    HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100

  • 4G bands

    LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)

  • Speed

    HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (5CA) Cat18 1200/200 Mbps

  • GPRS

    Yes

  • EDGE

    Yes

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  • launch

  • Announced

    2018, October

  • Status

    Available. Released 2018, November

  • platform

  • OS

    Android 8.0 (Oreo)

  • Chipset

    Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)

  • CPU

    Octa-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)

  • GPU

    Adreno 512

  • display

  • Size

    6.3 inches, 100.7 cm2

  • Resolution

    1080 x 2220 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~392 ppi density)

  • Technology

    Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

  • Protection

  • Multitouch

    Yes

  • battery

  • General

    Non-removable Li-Ion 3800 mAh battery

  • body

  • Dimensions

    162.5 x 77 x 7.8 mm (6.40 x 3.03 x 0.31 in)

  • Weight

    183 g (6.46 oz, 0.4 lb)

  • Build

  • SIM card

    Dual SIM

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

    Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, Bubblegum Pink

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

    128 GB, 6/8 GB RAM

  • Card slot

    microSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)

  • comms

  • WLAN

    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

  • Bluetooth

    5.0, A2DP, LE

  • GPS

    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO

  • NFC

    Yes

  • Radio

    FM radio

  • USB

    2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

  • features

  • Sensors

    Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

  • Messaging

    SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM

  • Browser

    HTML5 - ANT+ - Fast battery charging - MP4/WMV/H.265 player - MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player - Photo/video editor - Document viewer

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

    Yes

  • network

  • Technology

    GSM / HSPA / LTE

  • 2G bands

    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2

  • 3G bands

    HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100

  • 4G bands

    LTE

  • Speed

    HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps

  • GPRS

    Yes

  • EDGE

    Yes

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  • Summary

    The Samsung Galaxy Note9 has better GPU Mali-G72 MP18 - EMEA Adreno 630 - USA/LATAM, China thanks to which the owner will be able to play more number of new games.

    The Galaxy Note9 has 4K UHD (1440 x 2960 pixels) screen resolution with 514 ppi pixel density that is more high than the Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) 4K UHD (1080 x 2220 pixels) screen resolution with 391 ppi pixel density. It makes this model a good choice for reading books. The Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) model weight 183g that is 18g lighter in compare with the weight of the Samsung Galaxy Note9.

    The Galaxy Note9 has a better battery life as it is equipped with 4000mah battery that is 200mah bigger than the Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) cell. That's mean this model can be used for a longer time without charging.

    Considering the above differences the Galaxy Note9 will be the best choice. Get the list of the best offers on Amazon.