New Samsung Galaxy Note9 Coming Soon to GCI Customers

August 14, 2018

The most powerful Note yet is coming to a GCI store near you on Friday, August 24

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The next-generation Samsung smartphone will be available soon in GCI stores across the state. The Galaxy Note9 is optimized for productivity and entertainment with the best in battery life, storage, speed, gaming, multi-tasking, and more on any Note device yet. The new Galaxy Note9 will be available to customers on Alaska’s largest LTE network on Friday, August 24.

The Galaxy Note9 gives users the power to create more without running out of space and the ability to power through the day. The device’s new Bluetooth Low-Energy S Pen helps you make your mark with ease and accuracy– take selfies or group photos, progress through digital presentations and control your music all with a simple click. The device also sports Samsung’s revolutionary Dual Aperture1 lens and new intelligent camera technology, Scene Optimizer and Flaw Detection. The new features intelligently recognize scenes, detect flaws, and optimize colors for brilliant photos in any light, making it nearly impossible to take a bad shot.

“With all-day battery life, incredible amounts of storage and faster connections than ever before, Galaxy Note9 users won’t be left wanting,” said Greg Klimek, vice president, GCI Wireless Marketing. “Coupled with the mightier S Pen and smarter camera, our customers will be better able to capture life’s most memorable moments wherever they are, whenever they happen.”

Pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note9 begin Friday, August 10. GCI customers who pre-order the device can also qualify to receive a complimentary pair of AKG noise-cancelling headphones ($299 value) or a unique Fortnite Galaxy Skin with 15,000 V-Bucks ($150 value). Customers who want to take advantage of the promotional offers – valued at $449 – can choose to purchase both for only $99. This promotional offer2 is only available while supplies last.

[1] The Dual Aperture supports F1.5 mode and F2.4 mode. Dual Aperture is installed on the rear wide-camera.

[2]Disclaimer for Terms and Conditions: 18+ & 50 US/DC/PR/USVI only. From 8/10/18 – 8/23/18 (“Purchase Period”), purchase a Samsung Galaxy Note9  phone on a device plan, 2-year contract plan, lease, or outright purchase at full retail price (“Qualifying Purchase”) and choose 1) a pair of AKG noise cancellation headphones (est. value $299); 2) a “Game Bundle” (est. value $150); or 3) a “Bundle” that includes both AKG noise cancellation headphones and the Game Bundle for $99 (est. value $449) (each a “Gift”). Only available while supplies last. By 9/13/18, using your Qualifying Purchase device, follow instructions on the Shop Samsung app (“App”) to submit required info and choose Gift. Gifts mailed apprx 6-8 weeks after verification of Qualifying Purchase. Only 102,000 AKG noise cancellation headphones, 46,000 Game Bundles, and 36,000 Bundles will be available. If Gifts are unavailable for any reason, Samsung, in its sole discretion, may choose to issue a Reward eCertificate in the apprx value of the Gift as a substitute. Reward eCertificates are valid only at or in the App for use towards an eligible purchase, and are valid through 11/16/18. Gifts subject to availability and are non-transferrable. Limit 1 Gift per Qualifying Purchase. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Additional restrictions apply. Offer subject to additional terms here. Samsung reserves the right to modify or discontinue offer at any time by posting notice on the app or website.

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