Samsung introduces Galaxy Note9 into Nigerian market
Samsung says its newest flagship Smartphone, the Galaxy Note9 is now available for immediate purchase in the Nigerian market.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Note9, launched in Lagos on Friday, is packed with exciting, innovative features as well as aesthetically appealing modifications making the smartphone a stunning device.
Powered by game changing technology, it is set to revolutionalise the functionalities of a phablet such as the state-of-the-art S Pen and a never before integrated intelligent camera.
Samsung Galaxy Note9 packs a punch so strong, it’s relevance to the brand’s ever evolving consumers cannot be denied, the company said at the launch.
The Managing Director, Samsung Electronics West Africa, Mr Jingak Chung, said the Note9 has raised the bar for smartphones considerably as it has exceeded all expectations.
He said that Nigerians were about to experience a new level of performance and power they would not be able to do without.
“The Galaxy Note9 is a revolutionary smartphone that delivers the ultimate in performance; a new S Pen with connectivity for the first time ever; and Samsung’s most intelligent camera yet.
“These are just some of the features that will allow users to do so much more. An all day, longer lasting battery is just another reason why users can now talk, message, play games and watch movies for as long as they desire.
“ The Galaxy Note9 is bigger, better and so much stronger. For business or play, it’s a game changer,’’ Chung said.
He noted that what stood Galaxy Note9 head and shoulders above all other hand-held devices was the creativity, innovation and a burning desire to match and exceed consumer needs in the world of mobile technology.
On the functionality of the phone, Director, Information Technology and Mobile (IM), Samsung Electronics West Africa, Mr Olumide Ojo, explained that a lot of thought had gone into the creation of the Note9, a fascinating addition to the Galaxy family specifically crafted for the busy executives.
“The S Pen is just one of the ways we have modified our consumer’s user experience. From a classic portable and functional design to a sleek multifaceted power tool, the pen-like device now features a Bluetooth chip that allows the pen function aside of its natural form.
“With the S Pen, consumers can change slides during presentations, activate their cameras or skip songs on their playlists. The S Pen is truly a modern day magic wand,’’ Ojo added.
He said Note9 builds on Samsung’s industry-leading camera technologies with new capabilities that use intelligence to identify elements of a photo, such as scene and subject, and adapt accordingly.
“It can even detect flaws in images to ensure users capture those precious moments exactly how they intended. The result is stunning, life like images with bold colours and dynamic definition.
“With the Samsung Dex, users can effortlessly connect to a monitor with an easy to carry HDMI adaptor, which means they instantly have a big screen, a full-size keyboard and a mouse.
“It is like having a second screen whenever you want one. Just connect your phone to an external display to use apps, review documents and watch videos on a PC-like interface,’’ Ojo said.
He noted that users can also look forward to experiencing the largest edge-to-edge display ever on a Note. The 6.4-inch Super Amoled Infinity Display provides a truly immersive multimedia experience.
The Note9’s Infinity Display is complemented with stereo speakers, which are tuned by AKG, and have the ability to deliver Dolby Atmos immersive sound for an audio adventure like no other, he added.
NAN also reports that Galaxy Note 9 is available in Midnight Black, and Metallic Copper with matching S Pen, or Ocean Blue with a Yellow S Pen.
To celebrate the launch, the first customers to purchase the Note9 will get a limited pre-order gifts valued at over N50,000.
This welcome pack includes a wireless charger for convenient, fast charging during those heavy-use days; a tripod for S-Pen selfies on which users can effortlessly set up their devices to capture a moment, while the S-Pen does the rest; and the ultra-convenient DeX HDMI cable.
In addition, customers will receive a Protective Dome Glass. Packed with innovative features and additional gifts, the Note9 is a device you will definitely want to get your hands on.
The company said to purchase the device, customers could visit the network providers, MTN, Airtel, 9Mobile and Glo; Samsung Experience Stores, and select retail partners
Customers are encouraged to purchase their Galaxy Note 9 only in Nigeria and only from authorised dealers so they can enjoy a 24-month warranty,’’ it said. (NAN)