Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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Recent Guides

Galaxy Note 8 how to view contact details, how to import/export contacts, other issues

By Harvey Hisona | January 5, 2019

Hello and welcome to another #GalaxyNote8 troubleshooting post. We’ve received three issues that warrant brief discussion so hopefully you’ll find our suggestions useful. If you are looking for solutions to your own #Android issue, you can contact us by using the link provided at the bottom of this page. When describing your issue, please be as […] More

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 went completely dead, turned itself off and won’t charge anymore [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Harold Hisona | January 4, 2019

Ever since we started providing support to our readers way back 2012, one of the most common issues we encountered with almost all Galaxy models is when the phone just turns itself off without apparent reason and no longer responds when the user tries to turn it back on. Such is the case with some […] More

5 Best Screen Protectors For Samsung Galaxy Note 8

By Brad | January 4, 2019

Have you picked up the new Samsung Galaxy Note 8? If so, you realize just how crazy expensive it is at just under $1000. That’s certainly not a phone you want to take abuse. Unfortunately, the abuse our phones take can mostly be in our pockets — putting it in the same pocket with keys, […] More

Verizon Galaxy Note 8 long messages split up into smaller messages, SMS are out of order, other texting issues

By Harvey Hisona | January 4, 2019

Welcome to our latest #GalaxyNote8 post! We’ve so far been only receiving a trickle of issues about this device but we’ve decided to discuss some texting issues some users have reported. We hope you’ll find the solutions effective. If you are looking for solutions to your own #Android issue, you can contact us by using […] More

How to fix your Samsung Galaxy Note 8 battery that drains quickly after an update (easy steps)

By Harold Hisona | January 4, 2019

Aside from a faulty battery, software updates can also trigger a device to drain battery so quickly. Just like what has occurred to some users of the Galaxy Note 8 after installing the latest software version on their phone. Apparently, the main issue is attributed to a software error, therefore can potentially be resolved by […] More

How to fix your Samsung Galaxy Note8 that won’t charge [Troubleshooting Guide]

By Harold Hisona | January 4, 2019

Charging issues are oftentimes more complicated than any other power issues and premium phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note8 are among the list of devices that often encounter these problems. It’s not due to their hardware but due to some unknown reason or causes and since the phone is still new, it may take a […] 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