At the Galaxy Note9 Unpacked 2018, Samsung Electronics showcased the latest addition to the Galaxy Note lineup and redefined expectations for mobile devices. The Galaxy Note9 was unveiled at an interactive launch event held at the Barclays Center in New York City on August 9, 2018.
After the presentation, attendees were able to test out the innovative features in a hands-on experience zone, allowing them to learn more about the speed, power, and performance that make the Galaxy Note9 the device for those that demand the best.
Check out highlights from the event below!
Journalists, partners, and invitees gather outside the Barclay Center in anticipation of Galaxy Note9 Unpacked 2018.The crowd takes their seats under the glow of the towering LCD panels that will soon reveal the Galaxy Note9.
DJ Koh, President and Head of Samsung’s IT and Mobile Communications Division, welcomes nearly 4,000 global media, partners, and Note fans to the Galaxy Note9 unveiling.
DJ Koh unveils the Galaxy Note9, which he describes as “a device for those who seek lives filled with purpose and are motivated by a desire to do more”.
Drew Blackard, Director of Product Marketing at Samsung Electronics America, highlights the Galaxy Note9’s all-new performance features and intelligent camera that takes the work out of capturing stunning photos.
Attendees hear about the Galaxy Note9’s true all-day battery that allows you to power through an entire day with just the phone in your pocket. Guest Speaker Tim Sweeney from Epic Games reveals a partnership with Samsung to bring Fortnite to Android starting with Samsung Galaxy devices, powered by Galaxy Note9’s unparalleled performance.
Blackard introduces the industry-leading water/carbon fiber cooling system and smart performance adjusting algorithm that makes high-end gaming on the Galaxy Note9 possible.
Blackard demonstrates how to use the S Pen as a remote to snap a selfie.
Jonathan Wong, Director of Product Marketing at Samsung Electronics America, demonstrates how the S Pen can be used as a remote to play and pause YouTube videos, take pictures in Snapchat, and even flip through a PowerPoint.British artist Mr. Doodle shows off his skills with the S Pen in a doodle demonstration.
Elina Vives, Director of Mobile DG MC&E, unveils the Galaxy Watch and demonstrates how it can act as a digital assistant so you can plan your day, track your health, and take calls right from your wrist.Ji-soo Yi, VP of AI Strategy at Samsung Electronics America, explains how the updated Bixby works with you to help cross items off your to-do list, free up your time, and make life easier. Yi unveils Galaxy Home, an intelligent speaker powered by Bixby that lets you take control of all the smart devices in your home. Guest speaker Daniel Ek of Spotify introduces the partnership with Samsung to make listening across multiple devices a more integrated experience, bringing you music that travels with you.
DJ Koh announces that the Galaxy Note9 will be released on August 24 and that Samsung believes “the future of connected devices and seamless experiences begins here.” Event attendees get hands-on with the Galaxy Note9 in the Experience Zone.Event attendees snap group selfies with the all-new remote feature of the S Pen.