How to buy the Galaxy Note 9: Pricing, deals, where to buy and more
Here's everywhere you can buy the Note 9 and for exactly how much.
Jason CiprianiContributing Writer, ZDNet
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Galaxy Note 9
is currently its best phone. There are two storage options this year: 128GB or a whopping 512GB. And with the addition of a bigger battery, bigger screen and a new S Pen, the Note 9 looks to be a surefire hit.
Samsung and its partners opened preorders on Aug. 10, and full retail availability is set for Aug. 24. If you're looking to have a Note 9 in your hands on launch day, keep reading. When you're done, you can read our full Galaxy Note 9 review here.
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When can I buy the Note 9?
Right now! If you preordered on August 10, your order will arrive on Aug. 24, the same day in-store availability begins.
What colors does it come in?
There's a new ocean blue color, complete with the yellow S Pen we've seen
teasing for the past month. There's also lavender purple, copper and black color options. Only purple and blue are available in the US, however.
How much does the Note 9 cost?
Samsung is listing the 128GB Note 9 at $1,000, and the 512GB model at $1,250 in the US.
Are there any promotions?
Beyond the standard trade-in offers from Samsung and carriers, Samsung is offering those who preorder the Note 9 the choice between 15,000 V-Bucks for Fornite, or a free pair of noise-canceling AKG headphones. Pony up an additional $99 and you can get both. Read more about the promotion here.
Through AT&T's Next program, the carrier is offering the 128GB model for $33.34 per month for 30 months. It's $41.67 for the 521GB model over the same amount of time. Full price is $1,000 and $1,250, respectively.
AT&T is also doing a BOGO promotion for the Note 9, with the second device option being a Note 9, S9 or S9 Plus.
Sprint promises to deliver the Note 9 starting Aug. 22, two days earlier than other carriers. New customers will pay $20.83 per month for the 128GB Note 9, with an upgrade every 12 months. Sprint will not offer the 512GB model.
For select Samsung trade-ins, T-Mobile will give you $500 off the Note 9, essentially a 50-percent discount. Anything newer than a
or Note 5 is eligible for the full credit. Older Samsung devices, such as the
are eligible for a $250 discount.
The 128GB model costs $30 a month after $280 down, with the 512GB Note 9 priced at $30 a month after $529 down. Full prices are $1,000 and $1,250, respectively.
The 128GB model is $1,000 at full price or $41.70 per month over 24 months. The 512GB model will set you back $1,250 at full price, or $52.08 each month for 24 months. The company is offering a $300 prepaid card for new customers who port a number into Xfinity Mobile and purchase a Note 9.
Save up to $200 on the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 with preorder and qualified activation at Best Buy. You can find more details on BestBuy's website. Unlocked customers can save up to $450 on the Galaxy Note 9 with trade-in of select
. A list of eligible smartphones is on BestBuy.com.
Buy the Note 9 through SamsClub.com until Sunday, Aug. 19, you'll get a $200 Sam's Club gift card. The pricing of the device and payment plan is determined by your carrier, but Sam's Club is sweetening the pot a bit.