Edited: The phone is currently available in Nigeria. You can get it at Jumia online store at the rate of N389,000.
Samsung Launched a new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on 23rd of August, 2017 in New York, USA.The Galaxy Note 8 will succeed the Note 7, which was a fantastic device until its battery issues destroyed its reputation and left it for dead. And it’s exactly because of the Note 7’s tumult and terror that this new Note 8 is more important than any other Note ever made.
From what I’ve seen of the Galaxy Note 8 up until this point, the phone itself fulfills every one of the requirements of today’s modern, high-powered handset, with its splendid, 6.3-inch screen, twin back cameras with representation mode, a top notch processor, remote charging and water resistance. There’s additionally outer capacity and its S Pen stylus has a modest bunch of new deceives you can use to compose, draw and explore the screen
The new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat in view of Exynos 8895 Octa – EMEA Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 and is powered by an Octa core processor. It has a 6.3-inch HD screen.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review
Display and Design:
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is reputed to have the same 6.3-inch screen with better designs and screen determination no doubt 1440 x 2960 pixels.
On the Operating System, this latest Samsung Galaxy Note 8 phone is powered by the latest Android™ 7.1.1 Nougat, with Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) – EMEA processor which will bring users a smooth and smarter experience.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is equipped with a Dual 12 MP, OIS, autofocus, 2x optical zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash and 8 MP Front. It has a very sharp picture and makes it stand out among its peers. It comes with powerful built-in camera functions like dual video call, Auto HD that can help you take attractive shots.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Full Specification
|Announced||23rd August 2017|
|Status||To be released in September 2017|
|Type||16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen,|
|Size||6.3 inches (~83.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 2960 pixels (~521 ppi pixel density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5
– HDR10 compliant
|OS||Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)|
|Chipset||Exynos 8895 Octa – EMEA
Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
|CPU||Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) – EMEA|
|Card slot||Single-SIM model
microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)Dual-SIM model -microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
|Internal||RAM 6GB ROM 64/128/256 GB,|
|Primary||Dual 12 MP (26mm, f/1.7, PDAF & 52mm, f/2.4, AF), OIS, autofocus, 2x optical zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash|
|Features||1/2.55″ sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size @ 26 mm
1/3.6″ sensor size, 1.0 µm pixel size @ 52 mm
Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.|
|Secondary||8 MP, f/1.7, autofocus, 1/3.6″ sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, 1440p@30fps, dual video call, Auto HDR|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– 32-bit/384kHz audio
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, EDR, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|USB||3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Sensors||Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery|
|Talk time||Up to 22 h (3G)|
|Music play||Up to 74 h|
The smartphone was just Launched in the USA and is not readily available for sale in the open market but the pre-order price at the moment is from $928.99 and 1000 EUR which is about N400,000 in Nigeria