Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Note 8 vs Galaxy S9+ – What’s the Difference?

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The South Korean Giant, Samsung has officially unveiled the most anticipated premium smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9. It seems like the company has not redesigned the entire phone, they just pushed a few innovative features and a little change to its design. If you’ve been a big fan of Samsung’s Note series phones, then here we have a detailed comparison about Samsung Galaxy Note 9, Note 8 and Galaxy S9+. 

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is the latest flagship smartphone from Samsung. The phone is just unveiled and brings a lot of changes to the existing Note 8. The device is packed with a set of innovative features inside with a powerful battery that lasts for a day.

The new Galaxy Note 9 sports a 6.4-inch Super AMOLED panel with 2,960×1,440 pixels of screen resolution. It has a pixel density of 516 ppi. The device is powered by Qualcomm’s latest, Octacore Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Processor. Most new generation premium smartphones are using the same processor.

The Galaxy Note 9 has two different variants with 6GB RAM and 8GB RAM and 128GB and 512GB Memory Storage options. There is an expansion option also available on the phone, you can expand the memory of the device up to 512GB. The phone runs on the latest Android Operating System i.e. Android 8.1 Oreo.

On the camera front, the device offers a dual camera at the back panel. It features a 12 Megapixel of Wide Angle and a 12 Megapixel of Telephoto lens at the back panel as Primary Camera. On the front, the phone has an 8 Megapixel of a front-facing camera. You can capture perfect selfies and can make full HD video calls through this camera. You can record 4K videos through these cameras.

The device also features a Fingerprint Scanner at the back side just like every other Samsung devices. The phone comes with a huge, 4000 mAh of battery capacity which lasts for a day. You can recharge the device using the USB-C port.

If we talk about the special features, the phone is IP68 certified which makes the device Water-Resistant. Being the latest Note edition, it comes with a stylish S-Pen with Bluetooth compatibility. The device also features Iris Scanner and Facial Recognition features as security features. You can recharge the device Wirelessly as it is compatible with Wireless Charger. The device also features a Headphone Jack.

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Price :

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 128GB Variant- $1,000



Samsung Galaxy Note 9 512GB Variant- $1,250



Samsung Galaxy Note 8 

The predecessor, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 sports a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED panel with 2,960×1,440 pixels of screen resolution. The display has a pixel density of 522ppi. The phone is powered by Qualcomm’s latest Chipset, Octacore Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or octa-core Samsung Exynos 8895.

The device is available with only one variant with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of Internal Storage memory. You can expand the memory of the device up to 2TB by using an external microSD card.

On the camera front, the phone features a dual rear camera with 12 Megapixel of Wide Angle and 12 Megapixel of Telephoto lens. On the front, there is an 8 Megapixel of a front-facing camera for capturing selfies and making HD Video Calls. You can also record full HD videos through both cameras.

The phone is backed up by a 3,300 mAh of battery capacity which supports USB-C port for charging. The phone also features a Physical Fingerprint Scanner which is located at the Back panel of the phone. The device also has a Headphone Jack.

The Galaxy Note 8 features S-Pen Stylus which is an advanced version of S-Pen for the Note device. The device features Gigabit LTE for ultimate connectivity. The phone is water-resistant and it also supports Wireless Charging.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Price: 

Varies from region to region- $750 – $960

Samsung Galaxy S9+ 

Samsung Galaxy S9+ is a bigger sibling of Samsung Galaxy S9 phone. Samsung had launched these phones together from which, the Galaxy S9+ is still doing well in the market. It is currently one of the best-selling premium smartphones in the market and people are loving the new design of this phone.

The new Galaxy S9+ smartphone sports a 6.2-inch AMOLED panel with 2,960×1,440 pixels of screen resolution. The display has a pixel density of 529 ppi. The device is powered by an Octacore Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 or octa-core Samsung Exynos 9810 Chipsets for different regions.

The Galaxy S9+ smartphone is available in three different variants, 6GB RAM with 64GB, 128GB and 256GB Memory Storage options. You can pick the most suitable one of these three ranges. You can expand the memory of this device up to 400GB by using a microSD card.

The device is backed up by a 3,500 mAh of battery capacity which lasts for a day with all the necessary apps and games installed on the device. You can recharge this device using the USB-C port. The phone also supports headphone jack.

The phone offers the same set of cameras like the above two devices. The Galaxy S9+ features a dual rear camera with 12 Megapixel of Wide Angle and 12 Megapixel of Telephoto lens. You can capture the professional photos and can record high-definitely videos through this camera. On the front, the device sports an 8 Megapixel of front-facing camera. You can capture wide selfies and can record 4K videos through these cameras. You can record slo-mo videos as well.

The phone features dual aperture cameras which gets you realistic photos. You can capture live images through these cameras which is kind of a special feature. It is certified with IP68 which makes the device fully Water-Resistant. It also features the advanced Iris Scanner as a security feature. The device also supports Wireless charging. You can recharge your device using Qi-compatible wireless charging adapters.

Samsung Galaxy S9+ Price: 

Varies from region to region- $840- $930



Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Comparison Table

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Samsung Galaxy S9+
Processor Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or octa-core Samsung Exynos 8895 Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 or octa-core Samsung Exynos 9810
Display Size and Screen Resolution 6.4-inch Super AMOLED Panel with 2,960×1,440 pixels 6.2-inch AMOLED Panel with 2,960×1,440 pixels 6.3-inch Panel with 2,960×1,440 pixels
Operating System Version Android 8.1 Oreo Android 7.1 Nougat Android 8.0 Oreo
Primary Camera Dual: 12 Megapixel Wide Angle- 12 Megapixel Telephoto Dual: 12 Megapixel Wide Angle- 12 Megapixel Telephoto Dual: 12 Megapixel Wide Angle- 12 Megapixel Telephoto
Secondary Camera 8 Megapixel 8 Megapixel 8 Megapixel
Video Quality 4K Resolution 4K Resolution 4K Resolution
RAM 6GB, 8GB 6GB 6GB
Storage Option 128GB, 512GB 64GB 64GB, 128GB, 256GB
Memory Expansion Option 512GB Up to 2TB Up to 400GB
Battery Capacity 4,000 mAh 3,300 mAh 3,500 mAh
Fingerprint Scanner Yes, Back Panel Yes, Back Panel Yes, Back Panel
Headphone Jack Yes Yes Yes
Charging Port USB-C USB-C USB-C
Extra Features Water-Resistant
Wireless Charing
S-Pen with Bluetooth
Iris Scanner
Facial Recognition
Water-Resistant

S-Pen Stylus, Wireless Charging

 

Water-Resistant

Super Slo-mo Videos

Iris Scanner

Pricing 128GB- $1,000
512GB- $1,250
$750- $960  $840- $930