• 6.3" (2960x1440) Super AMOLED
  • 6GB
    Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 SoC
    64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.7, OIS Rear: 2 Cameras
  • 3300 mAh W-Charge

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 phone has a 6.3-inch (2960x1440) Super AMOLED screen, a 12MP main camera and a 8MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3300 mAh and the main processor is a Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 with 6 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductGalaxy Note 8 (2017), Price: 328 USD at Amazon
Display6.3" 2960x1440 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 26mm 12-MP f/1.7 (Primary) +OIS
  • 52mm 12-MP f/2.4 +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 26mm 8-MP
  • Exynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835 SoC
  • 6GB RAM
  • 64GB/128GB/256GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery3300 mAh, Wireless Charging
DesignIP68, 195g (6.9oz), 162.5x74.8x8.6 mm (6.40 x 2.94 x 0.34 inches)
Price (Market)$328
Price at Launch$929
TypeSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)6.3"
Display/Body Ratio82.9%
Sharpness (PPI)522 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 5
  • Multitouch
  • Tweakable Resolution
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 26mm
Sensor SizeSmall
Autofocus Features
  • Phase Detection
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • OIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Video
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 720p/240fps
Short-Zoom Camera
Focal Length (35mm) 52mm
Sensor SizeVery small
Autofocus Features
  • Fixed Focus
Hardware Features
  • OIS
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3300 mAh
Battery Features
  • Non-Removable
  • Fast Charge
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
Talk Time22 hours
Music Playback Time74 hours
Processor BrandSamsung or Qualcomm
Processor NameExynos 8895 or Snapdragon 835
Processor ModelExynos 8895 or MSM8998
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.3 GHz
RAM Options6GB
Internal Storage Options64GB/128GB/256GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1.1
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT16 1000/105 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.1
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Multimedia Features
  • Java
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsMono
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Proximity

Galaxy Note 8 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does Galaxy Note 8 costs?

The last time we checked, the Galaxy Note 8 was retailing at around $328 online. Things may have changed a bit since. The Galaxy Note 8 launched at $929 on 2017-08-01.

Is the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 waterproof?

Yes. Our data indicates that the Galaxy Note 8 is IP68-certified to be water-resistant. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Galaxy Note 8 Dual-SIM?

No, the Galaxy Note 8 does not have dual-SIMs according to our data, but it could be different in Asian markets. We mostly track USA data.

Is the Galaxy Note 8 4K?

No, the Galaxy Note 8 resolution of (2960x1440) is not considered to be 4K. 4K is normally defined to be 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are even more similar resolutions for Cinema and Televisions.

Does the Galaxy Note 8 support Wireless Charging?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 8 supports Wireless Charging.

Does Galaxy Note 8 support Qi Wireless Charging?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 8 features Qi Wireless Charging.

Is the Galaxy Note 8 4G-compatible?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 8 is a 4G handset that is rated 4G LTE cat16 (1000/105 Mbps).

Does the Galaxy Note 8 operates on 5G networks?

No, the Galaxy Note 8 does not work on 5G networks.

Is the Galaxy Note 8 USB-C?

Yes, the Galaxy Note 8 is a USB-C smartphone. The USB Type C port uses the USB 3.1 standard.

Does the Galaxy Note 8 have a removable battery?

No, the Galaxy Note 8 does not have a removable battery.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Specs & Speed Benchmarks

Geekbench 4 Single

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Geekbench 4 Multi

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3DMark Slingshot 3.1

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3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

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GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

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GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 (Offscr.)

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GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better

Battery Charge Speed (mAh/mn)

Higher is better