SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

New Galaxy Note 9 rumors point to 6.4-inch display, 4,000 mAh battery

Phone
By 

Last updated: April 11th, 2018 at 10:19 UTC+02:00

Galaxy Note 9 rumors are likely to pick up steam in the coming weeks, as we move further from the Galaxy S9’s worldwide release and closer to the launch of Samsung’s next flagship. Two such rumors have surfaced online today, and they suggest the Galaxy Note 9 will come with a 6.4-inch display and possibly a 4,000 mAh battery. Sound too good to be true? Well, if Samsung has decided to implement an in-display fingerprint sensor on the Note 9, it would technically have the space it requires to fit in a large battery and also be able to increase the display size ever so slightly.

In-display fingerprint sensor to make upgrades in other areas possible?

It’s not the first time we’re hearing about the Note 9 having a larger display. A recent report had said that Samsung was marching ahead with production on the Note 9’s 6.38-inch display, and the report did come from a trustworthy source. The increased screen estate could be a result of Samsung further slimming down the bezels around the Infinity display, or perhaps made possible by the increased space Samsung would require for the in-display fingerprint sensor. It’s too early to tell, and all we can do is speculate. In fact, Ice universe, the popular leakster who has been right about a great deal of things in the past, says the battery could have either 3,850 or 4,000 mAh capacity, suggesting Samsung may not have reached a final decision about many aspects of its upcoming flagships.

And that’s normal, too, since the company tends to test a few prototypes and then release the one that works best. If history is any guide, rumors that point toward significant upgrades – especially in battery capacity – often turn out to be a bit more smoke than fire, so it would be best to keep a lid on our anticipation until something concrete shows up, which could take a while.

Source 1 Source 2 Phone Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Load 18 comments

You might also like

Four-year-old Galaxy Note 9 gets the latest security update

Samsung is doing a commendable job with respect to software updates to its smartphones and tablets. It has re …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 1 month ago

How long will the Galaxy Note 9 continue to get software updates?

For many Galaxy Note fans, the Galaxy Note 9 is still one of the best devices ever released in the lineup. Man …

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 3 months ago

Stateside Galaxy Note 9 customers can now grab March 2022 security upd …

Samsung dropped firmware support for the Galaxy S9 series a few days ago, but the company’s other 2018 f …

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 months ago

Galaxy Note 9 gets updated with February 2022 security patch after new …

Samsung has released a new security update to the Galaxy Note 9, a smartphone that was launched four years ago …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 4 months ago

Galaxy Note 9 is getting a new update in the US

As usual, Samsung had started rolling out the February 2022 security update even before the start of the month …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 4 months ago

Galaxy Note 9 starts getting January 2022 security update in the US

Even though the Galaxy Note 9 is more than three years old, Samsung has been consistently rolling out security …

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 5 months ago