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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 specs - perfection on paper

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 specs include the SD 835/Exynos 8895, 6 GB of RAM, a dual camera system, IP68 rating and a glorious 6.3-inch QHD+ AMOLED display.

Published onAugust 23, 2017

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
6.3-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity
2960 x 1440 resolution
521 ppi
18.5:9 aspect ratio
US: 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
6 GB
64/128/256 GB
MicroSD expansion up to 256 GB
Rear 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
3,300 mAh
Fast charging on wired and wireless
WPC and PMA wireless charging
Water resistance
IP68 dust and water resistance
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5 GHz)
Bluetooth v5.0 (LE up to 2 Mbps)
USB Type-C
Location: GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou
Fingerprint Sensor
Gyro Sensor
Geomagnetic Sensor
Hall Sensor
Heart Rate Sensor
Proximity Sensor
RGB Light Sensor
Iris Sensor
Pressure Sensor
Nano SIM
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Dimensions and weight
162.5 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.

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