Here is good news for all fans of Samsung devices. This South Korean company has unveiled its much awaited Samsung Galaxy Note 8. The device was in the rumors from a long. Every now and then, rumors regarding new features of Galaxy Note 8 were hitting the web. So finally official words are here.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be giving tough competition to the iPad Mini of Apple. You might be waiting for its announcement from a long. Do check out the features in Galaxy Note 8.


You can get phone-like work from Galaxy Note 8 as it comes with Micro-SIM 2G support. You can enjoy 3G by connecting 3G Dongle with it. The feature is becoming common nowadays in tablets, so nothing surprise to see it here.


Dimensions of this newly unveiled device from Samsung are 210.8 x 135.9 x 8 mm (8.30 x 5.35 x 0.31 in). The device is easily portable as it weighs only 338g.


While most of the tablets are coming with 7-inch size nowadays, the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 has gone somewhat bigger. No, not 10-inch mark, but lands at 8 inch that its name also suggests. Samsung tasted success with its Galaxy Note 10.1 and then the Galaxy Note 2. Galaxy Note 8 is also expected to catch good crowd due to its good display quality.

Processor & Operating System

Galaxy Note 8 has Exynos 4412 chipset. Quad-core Cortex-A9 processor in the device is clocked at 1.6GHz.

Taking about operating system, the Galaxy Note 8 runs Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean). As the new versions of Android will be getting released, we will be having them in the form of custom ROMs on our Galaxy Note 8.


To please a wide range of audience, two memory variants will hit the shelves. One will have 16GB internal storage capacity and other will have 32GB. The device supports microSD card, which can be of maximum of 64GB.


5MP Primary Camera in Galaxy Note 8 offers resolution of 2592х1944 pixels. Secondary Camera is also very good which is 1.3MP.

Release Date

Company has not given any date for the launch of Galaxy Note 8. As the competition s growing at its best, so Samsung will try to bring it on the shelves as soon as possible. By the Spring Season, the device will be there in UK. Others will have to wait bit more.


Company did not give any words on it. But the price tag is most likely to be lesser than iPad Mini. If experts’ advice is anything to go with, then the Galaxy Note  will land at the price tag of $50-80 lesser than that of iPad Mini.