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Jan 01, 2019 - The San Francisco Chronicle

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Cnet rating: 4.5 stars out of 5

The good: The Note 9 is a big, beautiful phone with top-tier specs including a huge battery and internal storage that starts at 128GB. The new S Pen doubles as a wireless remote for taking long-distance selfies.

The bad: It's expensive and offers few real innovations over last year's Note 8. The fingerprint reader is uncomfortably close to the camera.

The cost: $890 to $1,000

The bottom line: It's one of the yea...