Samsung Galaxy Note9 pre-order and release dates Nadine Dizon August 17, 2018 News Released just this week, the new Samsung Galaxy Note9’s pre-order period is ongoing until August 19, Sunday. Those interested in the pre-order exclusive of 512GB storage will receive a free 2018 Samsung 32-inch Smart HD TV with a two-year warranty. Note enthusiasts may also choose from several Samsung products like the Gear Fit2 Pro, Gear IconX, or Galaxy Tab A 7-inch when they pre-order the 128GB variant. All pre-orders will come with NanoFixit Screen Protection with one-year insurance of up to P10,000*. Get an additional 10-percent discount on the total bundle upon purchase of special add-ons such as the new Samsung Galaxy Watch and/or Samsung Galaxy Tab S4. The Galaxy Note9 will be available in-store on August 24 at a suggested retail price of P55,990 (128GB). The 512GB variant, priced at P75,990, is exclusively for pre-order only. Now powered with Bluetooth, the Connected S Pen enables wireless control over the Galaxy Note9 within a 10-meter radius. One can present business pitches, activate applications, and browse through photos with just a few clicks. The functions can also be customized depending on the user’s needs. The Connected S Pen pairs instantly with its Galaxy Note9 counterpart, eliminating the need to switch Bluetooth on and off. It lasts for around 200 clicks or 30 minutes of continued usage. It also automatically charges once placed inside the device, requiring only 40 seconds to reach full power. The Galaxy Note9 also showcases upgraded battery life, speed, and internal storage. Not only is it equipped with a 4,000 mAh battery, which lasts for up to 24 hours on standby, it also supports fast and wireless charging, allowing one to carry a powerhouse device that can be replenished with ease. Multitaskers can send emails, edit presentations, and stream content without lagging, as the device operates on a 10 nanometer Application Processor. Ensuring efficiency, this tiny yet powerful chipset allows the Galaxy Note9 to offer seamless performance while reducing battery consumption. Users can experience faster loading and transition times within multiple applications. In terms of storage, it is the first smartphone to start with a base capacity of 128GB, and it also comes with a 512GB variant. Both support expandable memory and utilize Samsung Knox, the company’s mobile security platform, to keep important documents and large files secure anytime, anywhere. Samsung’s most advanced smartphone camera returns with more ingenious features. The Dual Aperture Camera continues to impress with its ability to take gorgeous low-light photos, thanks to its f/1.5 and f/2.4 lens aperture. The intelligent camera of the Galaxy Note9 captures Super Slow-Mo videos at 960 frames per second—four times slower than normal slow motion. Now equipped with Real Time Intelligence, the camera can provide more information about objects in its field of vision. With Auto Scene Recognition, it can detect up to twenty unique scenes and automatically optimize the photo, depending on the conditions. It can also report flaws, allowing users to snap professional-looking shots. The Galaxy Note9 provides the best viewing experience with its 6.4” Super AMOLED Infinity Display. The device also sports a sleek square design with diamond cuts at the edges. Available in Ocean Blue with a Pearl Yellow S Pen (128GB & 512GB), Midnight Black, (128GB), and Metallic Copper (128GB), the Galaxy Note9 champions sophisticated and elegant design. With stereo speakers tuned by AKG and powered by Dolby Atmos, the Galaxy Note9 provides superb and surround-sound experiences. Coupled with its immersive display, the smartphone delivers cinematic entertainment on-the-go. *Ten (10) percent of the total insurance will be charged as a deductable fee.