Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Full Specifications, Price, Review & Should you Buy?

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Key Specs:
  • 6.3 inches, 2K+ Super AMOLED Infinity display, 18:5:9 aspect ratio
  • 2.3 GHz Octa-core Samsung’s Exynos 8895 Processor
  • 6 GB RAM, 64 GB Internal Storage, microSD up to 256 GB
  • 12 MP + 12 MP Dual Cameras, Dual OIS, 8 MP Front Camera
  • Android 7.1.1 Nougat, 3300 mAh battery, Fast/Wireless charging
  • Iris Scanner, Fingerprint, S Pen, Hybrid Dual Sim, 4G VoLTE
  • IP68 Water & Dust resistant, Samsung Pay, Bixby, USB Type-C
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Price in India:

Availability Details:
Available both in online and offline stores.
OS Updates?
Will get future Android updates for sure


  • Beautiful & one of the best quality displays
  • Beautiful Bezel-less design with curved glass
  • One of the best dual cameras with lots of features
  • Excellent front camera
  • Excellent Performance
  • S-Pen is great! Offers lots of features & utilities
  • Latest software with excellent features
  • Fast + Wireless charging
  • Iris scanner + Fingerprint scanner
  • IP68 Water/Dust resistant, Samsung Pay
  • Great user experience & brand value


  • Battery should have been a little bigger
  • Hybrid SIM slot

Should You Buy?

Overall, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is a defining phone which is surely one of the best in the world. Be its extra premium, gorgeous bezel less design with that brightest and very immersive display or its super cameras with one of the best picture quality in the world or the top performance, it nails it all. However, Samsung’s new Galaxy S9+ and Apple’s iPhone X also offer you these things, so is there anything which makes the Note 8 special? Yes, the S Pen, which gives you many utilities and makes the Note 8 really stand out. So, if you are into anything where the S Pen could help, the Note 8 will offer you the best experience.

Our Score
Out of 100
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Front Camera:


User Rating: 5 ( 1 votes)

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Full Specifications:
Phone Details
Phone Name(s) Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Manufacturer Samsung
AnnouncedAugust 2017
ReleasedSeptember 2017
BuildBezel less, Metal frame with front and back Gorilla Glass 5
Maple Gold
Midnight Black
Dimensions162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm
Weight195 grams
ButtonsOn-screen navigation buttons, Power Button, Volume Rocker, Bixby button
Screen Size6.3 inches
Display TypeSuper AMOLED, Infinity display with HDR10, Always-on display
Resolution2K+/QHD+ (2960 x 1440 pixels)
Pixel Density521 pixels per inch (PPI)
Aspect Ratio18:5:9 aspect ratio
Display Area83.2% screen-to-body ratio
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 5
TouchscreenYes, Capacitive, Multitouch
Processor2.3 GHz Octa-Core Samsung's Exynos 8895 Processor
GPUMali-G71 MP20
Internal64 GB
ExternalmicroSD up to 256 GB
Operating System
OS Android 7.1.1 Nougat, Upgradeable to Android 8.0 Oreo
User InterfaceSamsung Experience UX 8.5
Rear Camera12 MP + 12 MP Dual Cameras with LED flash
DetailsPrimary Wide-Angle Lens: f/1.7 aperture, 26mm, 1/2.55" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
Secondary Telephoto Lens: f/2.4 aperture, 52mm, 1/3.6" sensor size, 1.0 µm pixel size, Autofocus, OIS, 2x optical zoom, up to 10x digital zoom
Live Focus, HDR, Enhanced low-light photography, Pro mode, Dual Capture, Food mode, Slow motion video, Panorama, Hyperlapse mode
Video RecordingSlow-mo @240fps (720p), 2160p @30fps, 1080p @60fps
Front Camera8 MP
Detailsf/1.7 aperture, 25mm, 1/3.6" sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, Smart Autofocus, Facial recognition
Video Recording1440p @30fps
SIMDual SIM (hybrid slots)
SIM SizeNano SIM
Capacity3300 mAh Li-Ion battery
Fast ChargingYes, Quick Charge 2.0 (50% charge in 38 min)
Wireless ChargingYes (wireless charger not provided in the box)
Removable Battery No
Talk Timeup to 22 hrs (3G)
Video Playbackup to 16 hrs
Internet Usageup to 13 hrs (4G)
Audio Playbackup to 41 hrs
Security and Sensors
SecurityFingerprint Scanner, Iris Scanner, Knox protection, Secure Folder
SensorsAccelerometer, Gyro Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Compass, Barometer, Heart Rate Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, RGB Light Sensor, Pressure Sensor
Wi-Fi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4 GHz + 5 GHz Dual band, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi Hotspot
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP, LE
LocationGPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
USB TypeUSB Type-C (3.1)
FM RadioNo
Infrared No
SpeakersYes (Single speaker)
3.5mm Headphone JackYes
MicrophoneOne primary microphone and one dedicated microphone for Active noise cancellation
Cellular Networks2G, 3G, 4G / VoLTE
2G BandsGSM 850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900 MHz
3G BandsHSDPA 850/ 900/ 1700(AWS)/ 1900/ 2100
4G BandsFDD LTE 1(2100)/ 2(1900)/ 3(1800)/ 4(1700/2100)/ 5(850)/ 7(2600)/ 8(900)/ 12(700)/ 13(700)/ 17(700)/ 18(800)/ 19(800)/ 20(800)/ 25(1900)/ 26(850)/ 28(700)/ 32(1500) TDD LTE 38(2600)/ 39(1900)/ 40(2300)/ 41(2500)
SAR Values
Other Features
Notification LEDYes
Water ResistanceIP68 certified dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
S PenLive Message, Smart Select, Samsung Notes, Screen off memo
PaymentsSamsung Pay
AssistantSamsung's Bixby
Samsung DeXConnects with a monitor to provide Desktop-like computing experience
In Box Contents
What's in the box?Samsung Galaxy Note 8, S Pen, 2-pin Adaptive Fast Charger, USB Type-C Charging/data cable, USB Type-C to USB Micro Adapter, USB Type-A to USB Type-C cable, SIM ejector tool, AKG Earphones, S Pen Stylus tips, Quick start guide
Disclaimer: We have tried our best to list correct specs & information on this page, but still cannot guarantee it is 100% correct.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review:

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is suitable to use for:
  • Heavy Users
  • Normal Day to Day Users
  • Heavy Gamers
  • Moderate Gamers
  • Camera Lovers
  • Selfie Lovers
  • Multimedia Consumption

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Rahul is a Professional Blogger and the Founder of 'Best Tech Guru'. He is a Computer Science & Engineering graduate and the passion for Technology & Entrepreneurship kept him away from a regular job, now he spends all his time with latest technology and loves to help people. He is a Tech enthusiast and has written hundreds of articles over the years on this blog. Follow @iamRahulD

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