Samsung is preparing to announce its latest flagship device from the Note series. The Galaxy Note 8 is going to be the most expensive smartphone of the company till date. Leaks suggest that the phone is likely to cost € 999.
According to a report by Evan Blass, the smartphone will be unveiled in the second half of September. The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is expected to remain the same as the S8 in design, but the Note 8 might feature a slightly bigger 6.3-inch display. Also, the other notable feature of the smartphone is its dual rear camera.
The report further states that the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to come with a 6.3 inch QHD Super AMOLED display, slightly bigger than the Galaxy S8+ which has a 6.2-inch display. The device will also feature the edge-to-edge display and 18:5:9 aspect ratio same as the Galaxy S8 series.
Samsung, for the first time, will introduce a dual rear camera for its phone. The 12-megapixel camera in Note 8 will be stacked horizontally unlike the iPhone 7 Plus and OnePlus 5.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is tipped to be powered by Snapdragon 835 or Exynos 8895 SoC and 6GB of RAM. If we talk about the battery, the Note 8 is rumored to come with a smaller 3,300mAh battery than the Galaxy S8+ that comes with a 3,500mAh battery.
Samsung is also going to improve the functionality of the S-Pen with the Note 8 to make it more capable and useful. The report suggests the smartphone will support Samsung’s latest technology DeX Station also as the Galaxy S8 and S8+. DeX lets users use their phones as a computer.
Going by the suggested price in Europe, the Galaxy Note 8 will be available in India at around Rs. 72, 100 and will be the most expensive, comparing to the Galaxy S8 costs Rs. 57,990 and the Galaxy S8+ Rs 64,990. The report claims that the Note8 will be available in shades of black, blue, and gold at the launch.