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After much speculation and leaks, finally the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is official and this is all you need to know about the terminal which has the daunting task of overcoming the inconveniences generated by its predecessor and of course surpassing what the Galaxy S8 already offers, along with this mobile came new Samsung Gear VR glasses compatible with this device.
Here are the specifications:
- Display: 6.3-inch SuperAMOLED with no bezels and 18:9.5 ratio
- Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or Exynos 8895 depending on distribution
- RAM memory: 6GB
- Internal memory: 64GB
- Rear Camera: Dual 12-megapixel
- Front camera: 8 megapixel
- Security: Fingerprint reader and iris scanner
- Battery: 3,300 mAh
- Operating system: Android Nougat
Among the most outstanding aspects of this mobile is the special care that the South Korean placed on the battery, and no wonder, that feature was the one that cost a generation of devices, which is why the eight battery tests that were done with the Galaxy S8 were applied to it and which led them to take a more restrained position by incorporatinga capacity of 3.300 mAh instead of 3,500 mAh as the previous version and also incorporates wireless charging.
It also marks a before and after in what will be presented to close the year in the smartphone section with a view to what other manufacturers have prepared for IFA 2017.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Performance
The screen of the Galaxy Note 8 is a curved panel of 6.3 inches SuperAMOLED without bezels and with a ratio of 18:9.5, it also has with a series of virtual buttons for navigation through the operating system that replaces the traditional haptics, while the fingerprint reader is located on the back, even though it was not specified in the leaks and yes, it does have an iris scanner.
In terms of performance, Samsung decided to include a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor or the Exynos 8895 depending on distribution, supported by 6GB of RAM and with internal storage capacity of 64GB, expandable by microSD up to 2TB as it happens with the Galaxy S8.
The new S Pen also has many attributes that you will like, you can create animated messages that you draw directly with the pen and it also allows you to translate phrases in real time, as well as access shortcuts to open a couple of applications automatically in split screen, as well as make notes with the screen in Always On Display mode, just a few touches on the panel and access to create notes of up to 100 pages.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 definitely went up to the double rear camera, with two 12-megapixel sensors that achieve many effects between which highlights the very famous bokeh mode, it also has a 2X optical zoom like the iPhone 7, you can even capture two images at the same time using the main lens that is wide angle and the other with zoom.
The new Samsung Gear VR glasses are a model adapted from those presented by this manufacturer during MWC 2017, also including the remote control.
The pre-sale of the new Galaxy Note 8 has already started with a price of 1010, 33 euros and availability will be from September 15, being able to choose between the colors black and orchid grey. In addition, buyers will receive a Samsung DeX station as a gift.
We hope that the Galaxy Note 8 will arrive in Spain with the Exynos processor, as has happened with previous models of the company.