Galaxy Note 8 update brings super Slow-Motion feature and AR emojis

James Marshall
September 15, 2018

The invitation post made by the company on its official press website states "4x fun" spanned in bold letters across the invite, which puts the focus on the camera.

Korean smartphone manufacturer Samsung, today started teasing the launch of a new device in its Galaxy series on October 11. The phone was already launched earlier this year as Galaxy A8 star but the company made a decision to relaunch it as Galaxy A9 star with a new and unique color design in China.

It's a good news for Samsung Galaxy Note 8 users as the smartphone giant has been rolling out a new update with some new features.


To recall what we know so far based on previous leaks, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 could come with an upgraded display and an.

In its teaser, Samsung mentions, "4X Fun - A Galaxy Event". We can expect more details to surface in the days leading up to the launch, which is when Samsung will unveil its latest flagship globally. Samsung has actually made use of Gorilla Glass 5 on the front as well as at the rear of the Galaxy Note 9. Also, mobile chief DJ Koh told CNBC earlier this month that Samsung would be shifting its flagship-first strategy to "bring technology and differentiation points starting from the mid-end". This smartphone is said to boast a total of four cameras at the back.

Samsung has announced now the upcoming Galaxy event on October 11. Could it be a about a new A series phone with four cameras or four times magnification for optical zoom? Running on Android Oreo-based Samsung Experience UX, the device is fueled by a 4,000mAh battery. Even though sometimes a specific color will only be available in a certain region and be offered by a certain retailer, it will still make it into the headlines. More than likely, this phone will be more of a mid-range handset like the Galaxy A series with a gimmicky feature.

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