We all know there’s a lot more to a phone than its specs sheet, but sometimes a specs sheet comes along that looks to be about as perfect as a phone can get. So it is with the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 specs, including an improved S Pen stylus. There is literally nothing missing from our wish list in these specs, barring perhaps the out-of-the-box presence of Android 8.0 Oreo or a monstrously large battery (some things will never be enough).

Without further ado, feast your eyes on all the Galaxy Note 8 specs have to offer, and hit the comments to let us know if you think Samsung dropped the ball on anything here or if this is about as good as it gets.

 Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Display6.3-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity
2960 x 1440 resolution
521 ppi
18.5:9 aspect ratio
ProcessorUS: 64-bit octa-core (2.35 GHz Quad + 1.9 GHz Quad) Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, 10 nm processor

Global: 64-bit octa-core (2.3 GHz Quad + 1.7 GHz Quad) Samsung Exynos 8895, 10 nm processor
RAM6 GB
LPDDR4
Storage64/128/256 GB
MicroSD expansion up to 256 GB
CamerasRear camera
- Main: 12 MP wide-angle AF Dual Pixel sensor with ƒ/1.7 aperture, OIS
- 12 MP telephoto AF sensor with ƒ/2.4 aperture, OIS

Front camera
- 8 MP AF sensor with ƒ/1.7 aperture
Battery3,300 mAh
Non-removable
Fast charging on wired and wireless
WPC and PMA wireless charging
Water resistanceIP68 dust and water resistance
ConnectivityWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz)
VHT80 MU-MIMO
1024QAM
Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps)
ANT+
USB Type-C
NFC, MST
Location: GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou
SensorsAccelerometer
Barometer
Fingerprint Sensor
Gyro Sensor
Geomagnetic Sensor
Hall Sensor
Heart Rate Sensor
Proximity Sensor
RGB Light Sensor
Iris Sensor
Pressure Sensor
SIMNano SIM
SoftwareAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
Dimensions and weight162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm
195 g

With the latest chipsets, 6 GB of RAM, IP68 water-resistance, a dual camera system, 6.3-inch QHD+ AMOLED display and storage options up to 256 GB, the Note 8 definitely delivers on paper. Be sure to check out our Galaxy Note 8 hands on to see it in action, and if you’re planning on picking one up, stay tuned for our color comparison and Galaxy Note 8 availability details.

Kris Carlon
Kris Carlon is a Senior Editor at Android Authority. He is a half-British Australian who lives in Berlin, travels a lot and is always connected to a laptop, phone, smartwatch or tablet (and occasionally a book).