This review Get 20% off when you pre-order a Note 9 case and get 10% off all non-sale items using code AndroidAuthority. Be quick though, the coupon ends at 23:59 PST on Sunday August 26! Buy yours here: http://andauth.co/MomentNote9 Samsung has a habit of refining designs at least once before switching to something entirely new. This was the case for the Galaxy S4 and S5, Galaxy S6 and S7, S8 and S9, and now the Galaxy Note 8 and Galaxy Note 9.Most of these revisions have been sensible updates. Samsung has a track record of listening closely to consumers and tweaking things ever so slightly to keep these updates worth buying. The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is one of the most sensible revisions I’ve seen to date, and presents a lot of value for the consumer that wants it all. This is our full Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review notes: I’ve been using the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 on Project Fi’s network in the U.S. for 12 days. Our Samsung … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: In praise of incrementalism (Update: as cheap as $609 now!)
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Samsung has released a new update for its latest high-end handset - the Galaxy Note 9 . With a file size of 67.5MB, the software upgrade should bump the version of the device to N960FXXS2ARJ4 . The only thing mentioned in the change log of the new patch is the inclusion of the Android Security update for October. It resolves 12 Android OS critical vulnerabilities. However, Samsung has also added corrections for 11 vulnerabilities found in its own software, including important fixes for an invalid free vulnerability in the fingerprint trustlet that allows an attacker to perform arbitrary code execution, a buffer overflow vulnerability in the esecomm trustlet, and so on. The update has been making its way to countries in Central and Eastern Europe, with a broader rollout expected in the next few days. You can check for it manually by going to Settings > Software Updates. As always, make sure that your phone is sufficiently charged and connected to a Wi-Fi network before … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Note 9 receives new update, brings timely security changes
Following the flurry of awesome flagships like the Pixel 3 XL, Samsung Galaxy Note 9, and iPhone XS Max making their way to store shelves, Huawei is releasing its latest contender. Though the Huawei Mate 20 Pro is a little late to the game, it packs some incredible specs. So how does the Huawei Mate 20 Pro compare to Samsung’s latest darling, the Galaxy Note 9? We put the two smartphones to the test to find out. Specs Huawei Mate 20 Pro Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Size 157.8 x 72.3 x 8.6 mm (6.22 x 2.85 x 0.34 inches) 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm (6.37 x 3.01 x 0.35 inches) Weight 189 grams (6.66 oz) 201 grams (7.09 ounces) Screen size 6.4-inch AMOLED display 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display Screen resolution 3,120 x 1,440 (538 pixels-per-inch) 2,960 x 1,440 pixels (516 pixels-per-inch) Operating system Android 9.0 Pie Android 8.1 Oreo Storage space 128GB 128GB, 512GB MicroSD card slot No – features proprietary Nano Memory Card Yes Tap to pay services Google Pay … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Flagship fight
The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is the latest Huawei phablet, and as a big-screen Android flagship its main competition arguably comes from the Samsung Galaxy Note 9.Both phones are new, big, powerful, jam-packed full of features and have some other major similarities, such as curved screens. But they also have lots of differences, including their chipsets and cameras.So to help you get to grips with the similarities and differences between these two handsets we’ve compared them across a range of key areas.Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9 designThe Huawei Mate 20 Pro has a curved screen with a notch cut out at the top and a slim bezel below. The thin frame of this phone is metal, while the back is all glass.The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 also has a curved screen, a metal frame and a glass back, but it doesn’t have a notch, instead relying on thin bezels both above and below its screen. The corners are also slightly less curved on the Galaxy Note 9, giving it a more rectangular … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Note 9
LG has taken the wraps off the LG V40 ThinQ, revealing a huge phone with a gorgeous 6.4-inch display, all the power you could want, and five camera lenses. But is it worth spending your money on, or should you invest in another top-level flagship instead? The Galaxy Note 9 is one of the best phones on the market right now, and also comes with a huge 6.4-inch screen, incredible power, and an amazing camera. Which one should you buy? We compared the two to find out. Specs LG V40 ThinQ Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Size 158.7 x 75.7 x 7.7mm (6.25 x 2.98 x 0.30 inches) 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8 mm (6.37 x 3 x 0.34 inches Weight 169 grams (5.96 ounces) 201 grams (7.09 ounces) Screen size 6.4-inch P-OLED display 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display Screen resolution 3,120 x 1,440 pixels (537 pixels per inch) 2,960 x 1,440 pixels (516 pixels-per-inch) Operating system Android 8.1 Oreo Android 8.1 Oreo Storage space 64GB 128GB, 512GB MicroSD card slot Yes Yes Tap-to-pay services Google Pay … [Read more...] about LG V40 ThinQ vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 9: Can the V40 unseat the king?