Samsung Galaxy Note 9 coming to India on August 22

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung has officially begun sending out invites for its Galaxy Note 9 event in India. The phone will get unveiled at 12 pm in New Delhi on August 22.

There aren’t any big surprises to announce during the event. Samsung has already launched the phone internationally. It’s also revealed how much the device is going to sell for in India. The 6GB of RAM and 128GB of ROM option costs Rs 67900 and the 8GB of RAM and 512GB of ROM option costs Rs 84900.

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These prices are very interesting since even last year’s 64GB Galaxy Note 8 cost Rs 67900. Samsung is effectively offering double the storage at the same rate. The new edition has plenty of improvements, most notably in the camera and S Pen departments.

The Galaxy Note 9 is up for pre-orders until August 21. You can book it via Samsung’s site, Airtel, Flipkart, and Amazon. Offers up for grabs include a Rs 6000 cashback deal for HDFC Bank credit and debit card users, a Rs 6000 cashback deal for Paytm users, and the chance to buy the Gear Sport at just Rs 4999.

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Samsung is promising an extra Rs 6000 to those who exchange their old device through the Samsung Upgrade Program. Flipkart is pledging up to Rs 15950 off on exchange, while Amazon is offering Rs 15850. They’re all offering No-Cost EMIs on various credit and Bajaj FinServ cards.

Specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9:

– Display: 6.4-inch Super AMOLED, 1440 x 2960 pixels
– OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
– Storage: 128GB/512GB, expandable up to 512GB
– RAM: 6GB/8GB
– CPU: Exynos 9810
– Battery: 4000mAh
– Camera: 12MP + 12MP rear, 8MP front
– Weight: 201g
– Size: 161.9 x 76.4 x 8.8mm
– Connectivity: dual-SIM, 4G LTE, Wi-Fiac, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C

Airtel has a separate deal of its own. Customers can pay a Rs 7900 down payment for the Galaxy Note 9, followed by 24 installments of Rs 2999 each. The scheme includes a 100GB data plan, free calls, a year-long Amazon Prime subscription, Airtel Secure device protection, Wynk Music access, and Airtel TV.