For many, the wait has been frustrating. That's okay, there's another Note 8 deal dubbed "the Galaxy Foundation kit". Moreover, it is also predicted to have an infinite display. Samsung took on the failure and recall of the Galaxy Note 7 directly in the presentation, addressing the problems while pointing out that many fans loved the device.
While the front looks handsome, I can't say the same about the back.
Number of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 features have already been leaked out on the internet. This setup houses two 12MP image sensors with optical image stabilisation.
The available colors are Black, Gold, Orchid Grey and Deep Sea Blue. Well, it's not technically optical zoom, but you get a closer look at your subject without losing resolution.
The smartphone also comes with USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. And yes, the phone is IP68 certified. The phone boasts a widescreen 18:5:9 aspect ratio.
Each Note 8 will come with Harman AKG earphones as well. Note8 now features a capability that lets users use two applications at the same time simultaneously. Option of Snapdragon 835 and Exynos 8895, 6GB of RAM and internal storage of 64GB and 128GB with option to expand it further. It is taking the same route as Apple, so one has a larger focal length while the other offers a wider field of view. The GS8 is still running 7.0, but Samsung hasn't made any other notable changes to the software. Billing it as one of the most powerful handsets made by the company, Samsung launched its new phablet in an event in NY, same place where the Galaxy Note 7 was launched past year. But Lopez does add, "Personally, I think the backside is getting a teensy bit stale, but it's still among the better looking phones out there". The Galaxy Note8 is also equipped with an 8MP front-facing camera. And there are more places in the system where you can use handwriting now, including messaging.
The battery capacity is 3,300 mAh, which is lower than the 3,500 mAh pack used in the fire-prone Note 7. Samsung says that the Note 8's S Pen has been enhanced with a finer tip and improved pressure sensitivity. Things like screen-off memo (take notes on your always on display) and Live messages (send gif like animated replies) make the S Pen unique and interesting.
We know what you are thinking. It also comes with "Bixby" intelligent assistant, water and dust resistance and iris scanner.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is finally official and it goes on sale August 24th, a few weeks ahead of its September 15th release date on carriers like AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Verizon. The S-Pen is now smarter than ever before.