Recently we have seen press renders of the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone and now here are detailed specs of the upcoming device which are revealed by the famous tipster @evleaks. According to his tweet, this device from Samsung will be sporting a dual Pixel rear camera and will come with a huge 6.3-inch display. According to the earlier leaks the handset is expected to come in Maple Gold, Midnight Black, Deep Sea Blue and Orchid Grey color variants and will be announced at the Galaxy Unpacked event scheduled on 23rd of August.
According to the leaks, the Galaxy Note 8 will feature 6.3-inch QHD+ (2960 x 1440 pixels) resolution giving a pixel density of 522ppi on a Super AMOLED Infinity display. The display also gives an aspect ratio of 18:5:9 and will be protected with the latest Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Under the hood, there is an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor coupled with Adreno 540 GPU and the other variant will be powered by an Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 9 series 8895 SoC coupled with Mali-G71 Mp20 GPU.
Both the variants will be sporting a 6GB RAM along with 64GB of onboard storage which can be extended further with a microSD card slot. The device will come out of the box with Android 7.1 Nougat OS and will also be rated for water and dust resistance (IP68). The Iris scanner and Fingerprint scanner will be included to enhance the security levels and will have a hybrid dual SIM slot for nano size SIM. There will be dual 12MP rear camera setup with LED flash while the main sensor with. Feature f/1.7 aperture and the secondary will come with a telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture and 2x optical zoom.
The successor of the Note 7 will also sport an 8MP auto focus front camera with wide-angle lens and f/1.7 aperture. There is also a 3300mAh battery that supports fast charging both on the wire and wireless platforms. The device measures 162.5 mm x 74.6 mm x 8.5 mm and it is expected to be priced around $1118 for the global variant. Well, we need to wait for few more days for everything to be revealed officially at the unpacked event.
The Galaxy Note 8 is been in the news for a long time and now the device has passed through FCC revealing four different variants. After all the renders and the rumors, we got the invitation for the launch event which is scheduled on 23rd of August. The South Korean Giant is all set to launch another big device called the Galaxy S8 Active in the coming days. Nothing much about the device is mentioned in the listing for now but we can expect more specs to be leaked in the coming days.
While the listing revealed four different variants, one being the global variant which will be powered by an Exynos 8895 SoC and two are four U.S with Snapdragon 835 processor and the last one being a display-only variant without any wireless capabilities. This is similar to what we have seen with the flagship model, Galaxy S8 as only two models are made for the U.S, one being the unlocked variant and another one for the carriers. The carrier model will be produced in the companies own country Korea while the other is manufactured in Vietnam.
After the series of Galaxy Note 7 blast, Samsung will be thriving to get its lost reputation and with that, we can expect some killer specifications list for the handset. Well, Samsung also made sure that the launch date for this flagship model of the Note series does not collide with the launch of iPhone 8 and preponed its launch date. From other reports, the Note 8 is expected to be a bigger version of the Galaxy S8 with similar specs sheet.
We can assume the smartphone to come with the dual rear-camera setup, and as well as the Galaxy Note S Pen. Many will be pretty excited to see this device and there are not many days for the launch. Are you excited too? What could be the price range of the device? Comment in the section below and stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more.