Due to the “explosive” character of the Galaxy Note 7 (literally), many expected that Samsung abandoned this series of smartphones.
It is nothing, just wait for the Galaxy Note 8 from Samsung.
When and where to buy the Galaxy Note 8 of Samsung ? .
The smartphone Galaxy Note 8 will be available in-store on September 15, 2017.
Note that you can now pre-order the smartphone on the official website of Samsung. But also on the Fnac, Amazon.fr (available in the colors black and gold), and from the sites of mobile operators : Orange, SFR, Bouygues !
For each pre-order, the station DeX is available !
How much is the Galaxy Note 8 ?.
The Galaxy Note 8 costs the sum mirobolante 1 009 €, much more than the Galaxy S8 More !
At this price, we recommend you to subscribe to an insurance in case of loss or theft of the smartphone as well as protecting your new acquisition from shocks by adding a shell and a screen protector (on sale Amazon.fr).
Technical characteristics of the Galaxy Note 8.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
6.3-inch Infinity Edge, 18.5:9 Super AMOLED display
6 Gb (LPDDR4)
64 Gb (plus micro SD up to 256 Gb)
Two sensors of 12 Mp at the rear (12 Mp, f/1.7 wide angle + f/2.4 telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom, OIS
8 Mp f/1.7
4K, compatible with HDR Netflix
S Pen stylus, station DeX, fingerprint reader, the sensor heart
3300 mAh, fast-charging wireless
Size and weight
162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm, 195 g
Black, Gold, Silver, Blue
The Galaxy Note 8 measuring 6.3 inches (16 cm), less than half a centimeter more than the Galaxy S8 ; it is equipped with a screen Quad HD+ with the AMOLED technology.
Its large size, unique on the market, will make it easier to multi-task. You will not have to switch from one app to another, so you can watch a video while chatant with your friends !
As the majority of high-end phones released this year, this model has a camera with two sensors back. One of them is wide-angle optical zoom (f/2.4).
Thanks to the double ONTHS, you will have more stability when taking photos and videos. Also, thefunctionality Live Focus, lets you blur the background of your photo, at the time of capture or after.
Note also that, thanks to its objective F1.7, your night pictures will gain in brightness.
Sensors and security.
The location of the fingerprint reader is located at the same place as on the Galaxy S8, next to the photo sensor, in spite of the numerous complaints from customers.
For even more security, you will be able to unlock your new phablet, thanks to facial recognition or iris scanners.
Performance and Memory.
The Note 8 works with the Exynos processor 8895 ; it is pread faster than the Galaxy S8 since it has 6 Gb of RAM vs. 4 Gb.
The phablet is equipped with 64 Gb of storage space to which you can add a micro SD card.
Due to faulty batteries of Note 7, Samsung became very careful about their new model ! The battery of the Note 8 is of 3 300 mAh and can be recharged by USB-C or wireless.
Samsung has bought the us group Harman Kardon which includes several brands such as AKG or JBL. As well, the latest smartphone Samsung boasts of their know-how and therefore produce a sound that is rich and neat.
And, unlike the latest Apple products and some Android, the Note 8 has a jack !
The Note 8 will be provided with a new pen, with which you can translate any text on the screen with a simple highlight (up to four sentences).
Also, the S-Pen allows you to personalize your messages and animate them in GIF format.
You need to relax ? You can use to create, draw, and even color images, via the pre-installed application Pen.Up.
The design of the Note 8 is very similar to the Galaxy S8. Of course, it is bigger and heavier, but grip is still nice.
Note that the index IP68 of the phablet makes it waterproof, up to 1m50 for 30 minutes, and also protects against dust.
You can always strengthen its protection with a hull.