9.7 out of 10 based on 1666 reviews

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

SM-N960

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Best Price: $1,088

  • User Score (1453)
    9.3 9.3 from 1453 reviewers
  • Expert Score (86)
    8.9 8.9 from 86 reviewers
  • Design (74)
    10 10 from 74 reviewers
  • Value for money (20)
    9.0 9.0 from 20 reviewers
  • Features (2)
    9.6 9.6 from 2 reviewers
  • Ease of use (6)
    10 10 from 6 reviewers
  • Sound quality (20)
    10 10 from 20 reviewers
  • Reliability (12)
    10 10 from 12 reviewers
  • Battery performance (16)
    9.8 9.8 from 16 reviewers
  • Display (15)
    10 10 from 15 reviewers
  • Functionality (12)
    10 10 from 12 reviewers
  • Speed performance (5)
    10 10 from 5 reviewers
  • Build quality (15)
    9.8 9.8 from 15 reviewers
  • Camera (16)
    10 10 from 16 reviewers
  • Multimedia (15)
    10 10 from 15 reviewers
  • Battery life (57)
    10 10 from 57 reviewers
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  • Score Distribution

Experts:
9-10
(59)
7-8
(26)
5-6
(0)
3-4
(0)
1-2
(1)
Users:
9-10
(1196)
7-8
(142)
5-6
(35)
3-4
(28)
1-2
(53)
  • Expert Reviews

  1. Pickr

    Pickr
    9.0/10
    20 August 2018

    Even with an iPhone or three on the way, without doubt, the Galaxy Note 9 is Samsung’s best Galaxy yet, one of the year’s biggest phones, and a big deal, to boot. While the Galaxy S9 evolved the camera for the Galaxy family, the Note 9 completes the picture, with a smartphone that really finds a way... Read more

    • Big, great screen, Glass and metal design is still nice, Absolutely stellar performance, S-Pen does even more, complete with battery built in, Using the S-Pen as a remote camera trigger is really cool, Good cameras, Water resistant, Still has the 3.5mm headphone jack
    • Bixby button is still useless, Battery life could be better, Expensive
  2. Tech Guide

    Tech Guide
    10/10
    24 August 2018

    Samsung has hit a home run with the Galaxy Note 9 – never before has a device delivered in performance, power, design and features. Read more

    • Amazing display, Fast and powerful, Sleek design, Excellent camera, S Pen Bluetooth connectivity, Samsung DeX
    • Expensive, Will be too big for some users
  3. Good Gear Guide

    Good Gear Guide
    9.0/10
    9 June 2018

    This is one of the best smartphones you can buy right now. But whether you should buy it is another question entirely. Read more

    • Solid specs, Beautiful design, New S-Pen features
    • Incredibly expensive, Not a huge upgrade on the Note 8, Runs on Android Oreo
  4. Ausdroid

    Ausdroid
    18 September 2018

    Samsung’s Galaxy Note line has had a rocky couple of years with the ill-fated Note7 followed by what could only be considered a brain fade by Samsung with their fingerprint sensor placement in the Note8. Read more

  5. Good Gear Guide

    Good Gear Guide
    24 August 2018

    The Galaxy Note 9 is Samsung’s passionate love letter to Note fans. It has insane specs, a gigantic, gorgeous screen, a Bluetooth-powered S Pen, and a headphone jack—all critical features for the kind of Android user that Samsung is targeting with a Note update. Read more

  • User Reviews

  1. Best Phone Ive Used

    JB Hi-Fi
    10/10
    Reviewer: Snowy1998, JB Hi-Fi
    17 October 2018

    Great phone, moved from a note 8 due to a poor battery life. the note 9 lasts me the whole day on a full charge. very impressed with all features of the device and the cameras perform extremely well. Read more

  2. Biggggg Note!

    Harvey Norman
    10/10
    Reviewer: nikhilraj, Harvey Norman
    14 September 2018

    I bought this Mobile roughly 15 days back and din't yet explored the full content of the phone. The S-pen is much improved and it has new features which are worth using! This phone has a massive storage of 512 GB which is more than enough for a life time! Read more

  3. Great phone, amazing battery life!

    JB Hi-Fi
    10/10
    Reviewer: Llamma1985, JB Hi-Fi
    24 September 2018

    I have to say I am exceptionally happy with this phone, even if for the battery life alone it is amazing. There is the S Pen which is now Bluetooth enabled, Bixby is good, she does what is needed. Overall it is a great product. Read more

  4. Good phone

    Harvey Norman
    8.0/10
    Reviewer: Fritzg, Harvey Norman
    13 September 2018

    I bought it a months ago but id be more hapoy if they gave me the blue color that i requested but they said theres none firmly Read more

  5. Fantastic phone

    JB Hi-Fi
    10/10
    Reviewer: Dutchy65, JB Hi-Fi
    21 September 2018

    I bought this phone about a month ago. My reason for buying this phone was. I have had a galaxy note 3 before and i was impressed with the phone then. But the note 9 has blown my mind. It has somany great features that are easy to use and are actually handy. Read more

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