Following the early release to stable access for beta testers, Android 10 is finally coming to more Samsung Galaxy Note 9 worldwide. More recently, to the Galaxy Note 9 devices sold by AT&T in the US.
Last month, some users in Germany reportedly starts recieving the One UI 2.0 update with Android 10. The update, N960FXXU4DSLB, comes in sizable chunk at 1.9GB with all the One UI 2.0 features you would expect. Of course, except certain omissions like Night mode selfies, and Bixby Routines.
This update also took the German Galaxy Note 9 to December 2019 security patch. Note that in newer devices like the Galaxy Note 10, January 2020 security patch is already available alongside the Android 10 update.
Now, some Galaxy Note 9 sold by AT&T in the US also reportedly recieving the One UI 2.0 update. The update, as it depends on the carrier, weighs 2GB this time so you will need a good Wi-Fi connection. This has also the same exact features that were made available to the German Galaxy Note 9. The extra 100MB probably came from the fact that it may have contained certain AT&T add-ons and services. There’s no mention if this update comes with January 2020 security patch, or the December 2019 one.
About the Samsung Galaxy Note 9
The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was launched in August 2018. It features a 6.4-inch QHD Super AMOLED display, with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for protection. The display supports vibrant HDR10 scaling, and Always-on display.
As normal for the flagship Samsung Galaxy line, it is available in both Exynos and Snapdragon variants depending on your country. Variants released for EMEA has Exynos 9810 SoC, while USA/LATAM has the Snapdragon 845 SoC. Although both were based on 10nm process.
Samsung offers the devices in two memory configurations. The variant with 128GB can go up to 6GB RAM, while the higher-end variant with 512GB internal can go up to 8GB RAM. Again, both are UFS 2.1.
Imaging-wise, the smartphone has dual rear-facing camera. The primary camera is a 12MP sensor with variable aperture from f/1.5 to f/2.4. The extra 12MP camera sensor has an f/2.4 telephoto lens. On the front, there is an 8MP f/1.7 selfie camera whichbcan record videos up to [email protected]
Via: Android Police