Galaxy Note 9 Honest Review After 2 Months Some Hidden TruthsRasu (Author) Published Date : Nov 21, 2018 13:46 ET
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is the top hardware mobile launched in 2018 with huge expectations and truly satisfied almost all Galaxy Note series and Galaxy S series customers to switch over. Galaxy Note 9 released with few popular strategies Meet the New Powerful Note like Long Day Battery life with 4000 mAh battery, 1st in Mobile technology supports nearly 1 TB (Internal storage 512 GB + 512 GB MicroSD card), All New Bluetooth Stylus Pen with more in-app functions, High speed performance RAM with storage 12GB/6GB Ram and 512GB/8GB Ram, Water Carbon cooling system to keep the device cool during Gaming, All New Dex works like PC and most proven secured section KNOX Mobile Security.
The above specified key factors added true values to make the Galaxy Note 9 as a successful device and delivered what it promised. But when months pass by, we might know the stability of some of those key factors and things from Galaxy Note 9 that did not satisfy. To be Honest, using Samsung Galaxy Note 9 with 512 GB memory and 8 GB Ram device for nearly 2+ months, the major key factor ALL DAY BATTERY was a little let down.
It's not happening like how the Samsung said, even if we sleep without giving any workload for the mobile. Generally, when we go to sleep, it is common that we switch off our connectivity features like Mobile Data and WiFi networks. Hence there is no way for the apps to drain the battery when it is idle. Not sure whether it is drained by default or the apps that are installed manually which results in draining nearly 10% battery at the idle condition with the networks turned off. Our test Galaxy Note 9 devices have Twitter (single account), Facebook, Youtube, Gmail (single email id), Skype, Amazon Prime and very few apps with Notification alerts disabled, yet the battery keeps draining at night. Frankly speaking, Note 9 did not satisfy the battery factor and was a complete letdown from what they said at the launch regarding the Not a Full Day Battery. The Charging Test for Galaxy Note 9 was done by making 100% charge by Morning 6 am and regular activities of 4 hours call, youtube videos, WhatsApp normal chat (no group), email apps and other regular apps usage were carried on with low battery consumption till Night 9 pm. After all the usage throughout the day, the battery level was noted to be 12%.
Other than the Battery, Galaxy Note 9 performance is awesome with the storage and 8GB ram performance, Samsung sensors, 100% useful DEX for business, Multitasking apps speed, remote server/desktop access, SFTP and FTP connectivity and more. The device never showed a slow performance at any conditions and Galaxy Note 9 is worth buying.
Galaxy Note 9 Honest Review After 2 Months Some Hidden Truths