Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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How to fix your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 that cannot make or receive phone calls (easy steps)

By Grace | December 10, 2018

Problems on making or receiving phone calls are among the most prevalent issues transpiring in different types of smartphones from basic to mid-range and even with the highest-tiered smartphones to-date. Many factors can trigger these problems to occur. Oftentimes, network errors are to blame. Other possible culprits are account issues, invalid settings, bugs and software […] More

What to do about your Samsung Galaxy Note8 with a screen flickering issue [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Harold Hisona | December 10, 2018

Even the premium phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note8 that comes packed with impressive specs can experience the screen flickering issue as it might be caused by a firmware or hardware problem. When the screen starts to flicker, we won’t be able to tell immediately what the problem is especially if it’s the first time […] More

How to fix Samsung Galaxy Note 8 that keeps restarting by itself (easy steps)

By Harold Hisona | December 10, 2018

A high-end smartphone like the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 may encounter a few hiccups here and there but not as often and as serious as the ones encountered by entry-level devices. However, we have readers who contacted us about a random reboot issue with their phone. Some said that it started after an updated while […] More

How to fix Camera Failed error on your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (easy steps)

By Harold Hisona | December 10, 2018

When the camera on your smartphone is not working, it doesn’t always indicate that the physical camera is busted. In fact, most widespread camera problems are tied to software errors than hardware damage. This means that they are rectifiable by end-users. Highlighted in this post are generic solutions and recommended workarounds used to deal with […] More

How to create, delete and manage contacts and caller groups on your Samsung Galaxy Note8 [Tutorials]

By Harold Hisona | December 10, 2018

You may already have hundreds of contacts in your phone and if you’ve already imported them over to your new Samsung Galaxy Note8, you must know how to manage them properly so it would be easier to find a contact when you’re trying to send text or make phone calls. In this post, I will […] More

What to do if your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 does not detect SD card (easy steps)

By Harold Hisona | December 10, 2018

With constant downloading of apps and new contents, the built-in storage of your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will eventually run out. When this happens, you will no longer be able to store more files on your phone as the internal memory gets fully occupied. As resolution, you can get extra storage through an SD card […] More

Specifications

Memory

  • 6GB RAM
  • 64/128/256GB ROM
  • microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) – single-SIM model
  • microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual-SIM model

OS & CPU

  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
  • Adreno 540 GPU

Audio

  • comes with a loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm jack
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Battery Life

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery
  • Up to 24 hours talk time (approx.)
  • Up to 74 hours music play (approx.)

Display

  • Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 6.3 inches (~83.2% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 1440 x 2960 pixels (~521 ppi pixel density)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Grace UX UI

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
  • comes with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
  • USB v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Camera

  • Dual 12 MP Rear-Facing Camera
  • OIS, phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, Geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
  • 8MP Front-Facing Camera
  • [email protected], dual video call, Auto HDR

Build

  • Dimensions: 162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 in)
  • Weight: 195 g (6.88 oz)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel
  • Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
  • IP68 certified – dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
  • Stylus