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Samsung Galaxy Note 9

alaTest has collected and analyzed 394 reviews of Samsung Galaxy Note 9. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. People really like the design and battery. The camera and screen also get good feedback, but there are some critical views about the price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9


Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features, price, specs and review. Is this shaping up to be the best phablet you can buy right now?

Battery lasts the day, comfortably ; Fantastic, huge display with no notch ; S Pen remains unique ; Samsung’s software has a number of handy features

The overall design of the S9 Plus is better ; Bixby button is an annoyance

Inside the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 you’ll find a 4000mAh battery, a cell so large there are few other flagships devices housing a similarly sized unit – at least in Europe. It matches the battery size of the Huawei P20 Pro, and comfortably exceeds the...

Sep, 2018

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: a premium, powerful, and hard hitting Android flagship


The Samsung Note 9 drips with a level of premium and capability that makes it one of the best Android phones available

Technical showcase ; 6.4-inch Super AMOLED screen is stunning ; Audio is top draw, with Dolby Atmos and UHQ upscaling ; Comprehensive Samsung software suite

4,000mAh battery is only competitive, not standout ; Bixby AI assistant is still definitely a work in progress ; Expensive, even for the entry model

May, 2019

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 hands on


We get a first look at Samsung's latest Galaxy Note 9 smartphone.

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : Britta O'Boyle (

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: A sensational big-screen experience


The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a catalogue of successes. With a premium build, an absolutely excellent screen, a mature software experience, great

Excellent display ; Great camera performance in low-light ; 3.5mm headphone jack ; Bluetooth-enabled S Pen ; Fantastic battery life

So many features you'll likely never find ; Expensive ; Bixby button can no longer be redirected ; S9+ may suit more casual users

Sep, 2018

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review


Bigger, bolder smarter - and now with a Bluetooth-packing S-Pen

Great screen ; Top-notch performance ; Better than ever S-Pen ; Superb cameras

Battery life is only ok for its size

A near-perfect phone for true phone enthusiasts. If only the giant battery lasted a little longer

Aug, 2018

Expert review by : Matt Swider (

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review


A solid flagship phone – and the only one with a stylus

Beautiful 6.4-inch Infinity Display ; Superb camera, even in low light ; Battery and storage last and last ; Bluetooth S Pen shortcuts are fun

Expensive ; A lot of small upgrades ; No HDR video recording ; We hate the Bixby button

Bigger than previous Note phones in every way, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has a larger 6.4-inch screen, heftier 4,000mAh battery, and a massive 1TB of storage option. The already good camera is slightly better, the stereo speakers are a first for the...

Jun, 2019

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: iPhone X rival is flawless but pricey


Samsung is bringing the fight to Apple, and the Galaxy Note 9 is a top-tier phablet worthy of recognition

Long-lasting battery life ; Excellent low-light camera performance ; New S Pen improvements

Very expensive ; Little on offer to warrant an upgrade

And that’s a real shame, because the Note 9 is an excellent smartphone. Equipped with all the flagship bells and whistles you’d come to expect from a pricey, top-end handset, the Note 9 is undeniably top of its class. It does most things rather well...

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Victoria Woollaston (

This Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Black Friday deal is fantastic


No upfront cost, £34 a month and 80GB of data seems unbeatable

O2 is offering a similar deal to EE's. For £44 per month and a £39 upfront cost you can get 45GB of data and unlimited minutes and texts. This equates to £1,152 over the 24-month contract. Buy now from Mobile Phones Direct

Nov, 2018

Expert review by : Daniel Ostanek (

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs iPhone Xs Max: Comparing two new flagships from the biggest brands on the market


Apple has just unveiled its new Xs Max, but how does it measure up to Samsung's recently released Galaxy Note 9?

Apple’s new chipset sounds exciting and super-fast, but we run into the same niggle here – if you’re upgrading from the iPhone X then spending over £1000 on the Xs Max as a replacement is a bit of a stretch. We’ll know how much of a stretch once we get...

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Daniel Ostanek (

Samsung Note 9 vs Samsung Galaxy S9: Comparing Samsung’s flagships


With Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 hitting the market soon, which of Samsung's big-ticket devices should you buy?

If you're looking for the biggest, most luxuriously appointed handset on the market, however, the Note 9 is the one to go for – and it has enough advantages to sweeten, if not entirely justify, the extra cost.

Aug, 2018

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