South Korean multinational company, Samsung has introduced the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone in Indian market. It will be available in Maple Gold and Midnight Black color for options at a price of Rs 67,900. The pre-bookings starts for this device and available through Samsung retail stores, Samsung online stores and Amazon India from September 21. The company has launched an Upgrade program offer in which users can exchange their old Galaxy Note devices and benefit for extra concessions.
The company also offers a one-time screen replacement and a free convertible wireless charger. The users of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 also offers for a Double Data on Jio in which consumers can use 448GB of additional 4G data for 8 months and become a complimentary Jio Prime Membership.
The Galaxy Note 8 smartphone offers a 6.3-inch QHD+ with a resolution of 1440×2960 pixels Super AMOLED Infinity Display which has a pixel density of 521ppi and a screen aspect ratio of 18.5:9. It has an Exynos 8895 processor with 6GB of RAM. The device operates on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and supports dual-SIM. The device offer 64GB storage that can be expandable up to 256GB by using microSD card and is back up by a 3300mAh battery
The device comes with a dual rear camera with the feature of Dual OIS (Optical Image Stabilization). The first one contains of 12-megapixel sensor with a wide-angle lens, Dual Pixel autofocus, an f/1.7 aperture and optical image stabilization. The second one contains 12-megapixel sensor with a telephoto lens, an f/2.4 aperture, and optical image stabilization. Another camera is placed at front of 8-megapixel autofocus camera with a feature of an f/1.7 aperture. It has several features such as 4G VoLTE (LTE Cat. 16), dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, MST, 3.5mm headphone jack, and USB Type-C. There are several sensors including an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, digital compass, gyroscope, heart rate sensor, iris sensor, proximity sensor, and RGB light sensor. It supports wireless charging, WPC and PMAFast Charging standards with Quick Charge 2.0. The size of the device is 162.5×74.8×8.6mm and weighs 195 grams.