Stay connected wherever you are

posted August 18, 2018 at 09:00 pm
by  Manila Standard and Lou Hernandez
Samsung recently launched two new products—the Galaxy Note9 and the Galaxy Watch—that are expected to fit right into today’s modern lifestyle at the Marriot Hotel in Pasay City.

Stay connected wherever you are
Galaxy Note9
Galaxy Note9

Galaxy Note9, its newest flagship smartphone from the Galaxy Note Series, has as its defining feature, the S Pen. Now powered by Bluetooth, the S Pen connects instantly with the Galaxy Note9 within a 10-meter radius, eliminating the need to switch Bluetooth on and off. 

With just a few clicks, one can make business pitches, activate applications, and browse through photos. Multitaskers can appreciate the device’s 10 -nanometer Application processor, a tiny but powerful chipset that allows seamless use of multiple applications when one does a bevy of activities like send emails, edit presentations, and stream content while reducing battery consumption. 

It is also the first smartphone with a base capacity of 128GB (with a suggested retail price of P55,990), but also comes with a 512GB variant that allows expandable memory. These also utilize Samsung Knox, Samsung’s mobile security platform, to secure important documents and large files.

It also has the Dual Aperture Camera that can take low-light photos with its F1.5 and F2.4 lens aperture. This intelligent camera outsmarts the human eye by capturing Super Slow-Mo videos at 960 frames per second, four times slower than normal slow motion. 

It is also equipped with Real-Time Intelligence that can provide more information about objects in its field of vision as well as Auto Scene Recognition, which can detect up to twenty unique scenes and automatically optimize the photo, depending on the conditions. 

Samsung’s Galaxy Note9 sports 6.4” Super AMOLED Infinity Display and comes in Ocean Blue with a Pearl Yellow S Pen (128GB & 512GB), Midnight Black, (128GB), and Metallic Copper (128GB). A superb and surround sound experience is ensured through stereo speakers tuned by AKG and powered by Dolby Atmos.

Galaxy Watch

Samsung also introduced the new Samsung Galaxy Watch, which offers a true holistic health experience.

Its’ new stress management tracker automatically detects high levels of stress and offers breathing exercises to help keep users centered and focused.  A new and advanced sleep tracker monitors all levels of sleep, including REM cycles, to adjust sleeping habits and allow the user to get adequate rest.

To complete the health features, the watch has 21 new indoor exercises, tracking a total of 39 workouts that allow consumers to customize and change up their routines. On the nutrition side. It has intuitive calorie tracking and personalized alerts. 

With the use of EBixby Vision on their Galaxy device, one can take a photo of each meal and instantly log nutritional information in Samsung Health and on Galaxy Watch for better calorie management.

“The new Galaxy Watch was designed for all lifestyles to help meet consumer needs, such as more efficient battery life to stay connected longer, and better wellness tracking to help users maintain their goals—we are delivering them with connected experiences, all at the touch of a wrist,” said DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics.

Galaxy Watch also has an improved battery life of up to 80+ hours and LTE connectivity.

Stay connected wherever you are
Galaxy Watch
The Galaxy Watch brings users all the benefits from the Galaxy Ecosystem creating a seamless experience with SmartThings, Samsung Health, Samsung Flow, Samsung Knox, Samsung Pay, Bixby and with partnerships like Spotify and Under Armour.

Topics: Samsung , Galaxy Note9 , Galaxy Watch , Dual Aperture Camera , EBixby Vision
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