Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 9 was released a month ago and went through the evaluation of DxOMark, famous ranking portal of smartphone cameras. According to reports, the Galaxy Note 9 got a high camera score on DxOMark.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Gets High Camera Score On DxOMark
Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 9 was released a month ago and went through the evaluation of DxOMark, famous ranking portal of smartphone cameras.
According to the test results, the Galaxy Note 9 received 103 points and ranked second in the list, tied with the HTC U12+. The first position follows with the Huawei P20 Pro, with 109 points.
To determine the note, the site combines smartphone performance when taking pictures and recording videos. In the first issue, the Galaxy Note 9 had 107 points and was ahead of models like Apple’s iPhone X, with 101 points, and Google’s Pixel 2, with 99 points.
When videos are taken into account, the Galaxy Note 9 received 94 points. In the same criterion, Google’s Pixel 2 managed to receive 96 points and the iPhone X received 89 points.
Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9’s rear camera has two sensors with 12 megapixels each. The main one has a variable aperture of f/1.5 or f/2.4. The secondary has a fixed aperture of f/2.4. The front camera has 8 megapixels and f/1.7 aperture.
It is noteworthy that the Galaxy Note 9 is with camera hardware practically identical to the Galaxy S9+, which received 99 points in a review published in March.
The DxOMark explains the difference in score due to perceived improvements in Galaxy Note 9. According to the website, the device has more consistent autofocus, more efficient stabilization, greater zooming capability, and a more realistic bokeh effect.
On the other hand, the evaluation indicated that it may present some inaccuracies in the exposure and in the white balance produced by the flash.
The evaluation of DxOMark follows a well-defined methodology, but like any review, it can receive questions. Still, the review may help you decide whether or not to buy the latest Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
It has even been singled out as the owner of the best smartphone screen and as the best option to watch YouTube. At the same time, lost to the iPhone X in a performance test.
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