On Wednesday 23 August, Samsung Pulled up the curtain on Samsung Note8, this event that we all have been waiting for. This mobile phone that is seemed to be the samsung’s most powerful phone that supposed to erase what happened last year with Note 7, it’s literally crashed and burned. It’ll be the real test of the Note family’s post-Note 7 recovery.
Each year, the Note and iPhone wrestle in Holiday sales. But this year, Apple is expected to pull out all the stops for its 10th-anniversary iPhone. The competition will be definitely severer than ever before if the iPhone 8 throws in a killer feature surprise like a facial recognition instead of Touch ID.
Although customers can’t buy the phone until the middle of September, but the launching gave us a closer and official look on Note 8 Specs, design and price.
Samsung Note 8: Release Date
Samsung confirmed that Note 8 will hit the stores in 15 September and pre-orders will start in few days
Samsung Note 8: What Are The New Specs?
Design and Display
Samsung has created around the ‘Infinity Display’ design, we’d be surprised if it was scrapped for the Galaxy Note 8. The ‘Infinity Display’ also means that much more screen can be packed into the same size body. Note 8 comes with 6.3 inches screen and IP68-certified waterproof.
Regarding the colors, Samsung has confirmed the colours of the new Note 8. It will come in Deep Sea Blue, Orchid Grey, Midnight Black and Maple Gold.
The question here is, will it explode?! Samsung are very keen this year regarding this issue, The battery is 3300mAh, so clearly Samsung is playing it safe.
The Note 8 will also offer “Dual Capture”, taking depth effects even further. Note 8 users will be able to live focus pictures, fading out the background in real time.
Galaxy Note 8 detailed Specs
Display: 6.3-inch Quad HD+ (2960×1440) Super AMOLED
- US: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
- International: Samsung Exynos Octa core
- 64GB (US) / 128GB / 256GB
- microSD expansion
- Back: Dual 12MP cameras with OIS. Wide-angle f/1.7, telephoto f/2.4
- Front: 8MP f/1.7
- Android 7.1.1 Nougat
- IP68 water and dust resistant
- Wireless charging
- NFC and MST for Samsung Pay
- USB Type-C
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- Bluetooth 5.0
- LTE Cat. 16
- Wi-Fi: 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
Samsung Note 8: Price Revealed
The phone will be available from £869, according to Carphone Warehouse.
Seems like Samsung Galaxy Note 8 could be a real contender for the upcoming iPhone 8, according to Ben Wood, research chief at CCS Insight. “ By launching the Note 8 now, Samsung gets the oxygen of publicity ahead of Apple’s highly anticipated iPhone 8. Samsung will be hoping that a trio of competitive high end products will appeal to anyone looking for a new Android phone. Furthermore, these devices are certainly good enough to turn the heads of a few iPhone owners who fancy a trying a different device. “ He said.
There are many loyal Note customers were waiting for this huge event and now everything is revealed and they can put their hands on the newest Note 8 very soon!