Another phone from Samsung has successfully been launched with 6.3 inch display screen and dual camera. The phone is called Samsung Galaxy Note 8.
For some months now, Samsung have been facing challenges and confronted as one of the most disastrous episodes in consumers electronic history. The battery catastrophe, however led to the cancellation of the Galaxy Note 7.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the successor of Galaxy Note 7. It runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat with 4G LTE support. The phone is powered by non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery capacity with quick charge 2.0.
Galaxy Note 8 and S Pen are rated IP68, meaning they are both protected against dust ingress and are water resistant. Water resistance rating is based on test conditions of submersion in up to 1.5 meters of fresh water for up to 30 minutes.
In the camera aspect, the Galaxy Note 8 packs 12MP + 12MP back or rear camera with LED Flash and 8MP front-facing camera with LED Flash. Let’s go into the tech specs.
Specifications and Price of Samsung Galaxy Note 8
|Features||Samsung Galaxy Note 8|
|NETWORKS:||2G, 3G and 4G LTE support|
|4G SPEED:||Up to 1024/150mbps|
|SIM TYPE:||Single Nano-SIM or Dual Nano-SIM|
|OS:||Android 7.1.1 Nougat|
|DIMENSIONS:||162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6mm and 195g weight|
|BUILD:||Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel|
|DISPLAY:||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M color, 6.3 inch display with 1440 x 2960 pixels resolution. Supports multitouch and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Screen 5|
|PROCESSOR:||Exynos 8895 Octa – EMEA or Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 – USA & China CHIPSET, Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.7 GHz) – EMEA or Octa-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China CPU and Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEA or Adreno 540 – USA & China GPU|
|CAMERA:||It has Dual 12MP + 12MP back camera, phase detection, 2x optical zoom, autofocus with LED Flash and 8MP frontal camera with LED flash|
|MEMORY:||It has 6GB RAM with three variants: 64GB/128GB/256GB inbuilt memory storage that can be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD|
|SENSORS:||Iris sensor, Pressure sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint sensor, Gyro sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Hall sensor, HR sensor, Proximity sensor and RGB light sensor|
|OTHER FEATURES:||HDR10 compliant, 3D Touch (home button only), Always-on display, Grace UX UI, IP68 certified, dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes, Stylus, Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified), Samsung Desktop Experience support, Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent), ANT+ support, S-Voice natural language commands and dictation, MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player, Photo/video editor and Document editor|
|COLORS:||Midnight Black, Maple Gold, Orchid Grey and Deep Sea Blue|
|CONNECTIVITY:||5.0 Bluetooth, USB 3.1, GPS, NFC, WiFi/hotspot|
|BATTERY:||Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery with fast charging (quick charge 2.0)|
|PRICE:||Samsung Galaxy Note 8 costs 335,000naira which is $930 in dollar|
It support S pen giving you Live message, Samsung Notes, Screen off memo, Smart select, Screen write,Translate, Bixby Vision, Glance, and Magnify.
Considering the price, will you go for the phone?