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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Price in the Philippines, Release Date

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Price in the Philippines, Release Date

by Bon Francisco Talampas, Jr.August 24, 2017

Samsung has just launched the Galaxy Note 8, conveying that it had finally moved on with the mistakes of last year’s exploding Note 7.

Featuring an all-screen design, Note 8 boasts a mega 6.3-inch Quad HD+ Super AMOLED screen. It is powered by an octa-core processor paired with 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage plus a microSD card slot. The device features rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and an iris- and face-scanning technology.

Galaxy Note 8

Note 8 is equipped with two 12-megapixel cameras on the back, one with a telephoto-like two-times zoom and the other with a more traditional wide-angle lens. On the front side, it has 8-megapixel selfie camera with an f1.7 aperture.

It runs Android 7.7.1 Nougat – and will definitely be updated to an Android 8.0 Oreo once ready. And as its trademark, it comes with a new S-Pen that is more pressure-sensitive and has a finer tip than older versions.

As for the battery, which is a very crucial (as well all know), the Note 8 features a 3,300mAh battery, which you can recharge via the USB Type-C port.

Display6.3-inch 18:9 Super AMOLED Infinity Display Quad HD 2960 x 1440 px, 522ppi
Processor2.4GHz Octa-Core Samsung Exynos 8895 chip
GraphicsMali-G71 GPU
Storage64GB with microSD card slot up to 256GB (slot swap with SIM2)
Rear Camera12MP f/1.7 DualPixel +12MP f/2.4 TelePhoto dual rear cameras
Front Camera8MP front camera
NetworkDual SIM 4G/LTE
BiometricsFingerprint Scanner
Iris Scanner
Face Recognition Scanner
ConnectivityUSB Type-C
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0
IP CertificationIP68 Dust and Water Resistance
OS and ApplicationSamsung TouchWiz UI (Android 7.1.1 Nougat)
Samsung Bixby AI
Dimension162.5 x 74.8 x 8.6mm (dimensions)
149g (weight)
Battery3300mAh battery (nonremovable)

Available in black, grey, blue and gold color, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 official price in the Philippines is Php49,990 and will be available locally starting September 29.

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Bon Francisco Talampas, Jr.
Bon Talampas, Jr. is a computer engineer, a former member of a technical team that supports a leading health care company. Prior to his stint abroad, he worked as an IT specialist and a university lecturer. Bon also holds an MBA. And aside from being a computer geek and DOTA fanatic, he spends most of his idle hours in blogging and photography. You can also read more about him at