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Although Samsung's Note phones are large, niche products intended for power users, they offer a preview of what's to come in the mass-market Galaxy S line.

Sitting through Samsung's Unpacked press conference in Brooklyn yesterday, I wasn't struck with a barrage of technical specifications, comparisons to the competition, or endless feature demos.

If you already pre-ordered the phone, plan on picking one up, or are just curious, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 forums are open now! Samsung offers a version of the Note 9 with 8GB but Tom's Guide tests were conducted on the 6GB version.

At the NY event on Thursday, Samsung also introduced a new Galaxy Watch that competes with a similar product from Apple.

The display is mostly the same as last year's Galaxy Note8, something that I'm really not a fan of. That's right, this is why Samsung's deal is the best. The Note 9's camera upgrade is on par with the one given to the S9 in March, adding enhanced colours and exposure.

Samsung does not break out shipments of its smartphone models, but analysts reckon it has shipped around 10 million Note 8 models so far.

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Firstly, this is a handset that - despite Samsung trying to make it appeal to the masses - is for the power user, not the average phone-buying consumer. While it's definitely not as bulky as devices that have a much larger footprint, it's still a bit too thick.

You might love the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 wallpapers, but aren't ready to spend $1,000 to experience them. In a jab at Apple, Samsung executives also frequently emphasize that their phones have standard headphone jacks, which newer iPhones no longer do. That's not quite as friendly to petite wrists as the 38mm Apple Watch, but the Galaxy Watch's round face could make it look more like an oversized timepiece and less like a smartphone on your wrist. While Samsung did show off some Bixby features, it didn't say much about the speaker itself and how it will work. Because they got it - and a bunch of critical journalists didn't - the Note was able to succeed and iterate, and to become the well-loved brand it is today.

We're looking forward to spending more time with the Samsung Galaxy Watch over the coming week, so be sure to check back in to T3.com for our full review.

Simply put, it's a premium smart speaker. The 42mm model is smaller and therefore has a smaller battery life.

Word on the street is Apple is prepping a substantial redesign for its Apple Watch, which has remained vastly unchanged design-wise ever since its arrival in late 2015.

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