Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is officially announced, everything you need know

By | August 24, 2017


Samsung has officially announced its much awaited high end smartphone in the technology market, Samsung Galaxy Note 8. After getting dozens of rumors and leaks, the phone is now official and we have all the information of this newly launched high end smartphone from the South Korean giant, Samsung. If you are eagerly waiting for this smartphone to announce, here’s everything to you might want to see in this latest edition to Samsung Galaxy Note smartphone series, the Note 8. 

Samsung has unveiled this Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in an event in New York. The company will start its preorders from August 24. The phone will be shipped with an Android 7.1.1 Nougat Operating System from September 15th. However, it will soon receive an Android 8.0 Oreo update after a few weeks. Google has officially announced this new Android 8.0 Oreo in the market and for that, the high end devices from Samsung will soon receive an official Android 8.0 Oreo update.

Talking about its pricing, the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 smartphone will be priced from $930 to $960 in different regions. Since, the phone is packed with an advanced technology, it offers hundreds of innovative features to explore the world of technology well.

We have seen plenty of leaks suggesting the official specifications of this phone in the past along with a bunch of its press renders featuring the phone’s design. However, you all might want to catch up the official information regarding this high end smartphone and just for your right information, we have enlisted all the official specifications of this smartphone here.

The new Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphone sports a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED edge display with 1440 x 2960 of screen resolution. The device offers the biggest screen amongst the Note smartphones series. It’s display has minimal top and bottom bezels which makes it more handy. The phone is powered by two different chipset, Exynos 8895 Chipset for global market and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 for the US. The phone offers 6GB of RAM. There are three variants available, 64GB, 128GB and 256GB memory storages. All these variants are available with an expansion option via microSD card.



Samsung brings its dual rear with this Galaxy Note 8 smartphone. The device has a dual rear camera of 12 Megapixel at the back panel. It is also equipped with 2X optical zoom. The front camera of the phone is of 8 Megapixel with autofocus lens. The phone features an Iris Scanner the front panel and a Fingerprint Scanner at the back panel.



Additionally, the giant has included some other improved functions to these cameras. The camera which equipped on this Note 8 smartphone has Live Focus mode which allows you to control the depth of the object and this way you can get the best photos. The camera also features a dual shot mode which takes two photos simultaneously with both the lens.

Furthermore, the Galaxy Note 8 is certified with IP68 making the device dust and water resistant. Additionally, there’s a more stylish S-Pen included in this year’s Note smartphone. This new S-Pen has a sharp tip making it easier for the users to operate things perfectly on the device. The phone also features Samsung’s own Bixby Voice Assistant to perform various tasks by using your voice. For now, Bixby Voice Assistant only supports two languages, English and Korean. The company has made its personal Voice Assistant service available worldwide.



Apart from this, the Note 8 also supports Samsung DeX, to connect your device with monitor, keyboard and mouse to use it like a desktop. Since, the predecessor, Note 7 faced some issues regarding its bigger battery capacity, the Note 8 has 3,300 mAh battery capacity. The phone has USB Type-C port for charging or you can even charge the device with its wireless technology.

Samsung has announced this device with four color options. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 comes in Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Grey, and Deep Sea Blue color choices. Samsung is offering a 128GB microSD card and wireless charger or a Gear 360 camera if you preorder this device now.

So folks, this what this new generation of Note smartphone has got inside. The Galaxy Note 8 would definitely amaze everyone who’s eagerly waiting to get a hands-on of this device. For more updates and a hands-on review of this phone, stay tuned with us.